Posts Categorized: Music

The View – Hats off to the Buskers preview

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Columbia Records UK | News | The View – Myspace Domination You can now hear The View’s new album Hats Off To The Buskers in it’s entirity by going to the myspace. It’s going to be there for a week so you can annoy everyone in the world by blaring out the wonderful music non… Read more »

Final A Low Hum tour

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AUCKLAND – DEC 15th – KINGS ARMS with guests TEEN WOLF 9pm ten bucks or fifteen bucks with DVD

ATP vs Fans

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All Tomorrow’s Parties Festival – ATP vs the Fans I went to ATP 2006 and it was cool – crazy Japanese experimental guys, Dinosaur Jr, Broken Social Scene, Brian Jonestown Massacre, Joanna Newsom, the Shins, the Black Keys, Dungen, Clinic, Sleater-Kinney, ATP TV selected by the curators, pirates and all the fun of the seaside!… Read more »

Colours are brighter

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Franz Ferdinand, Snow Patrol, The Kooks and Four Tet are amongst the artists contributing to a collection of children’s songs curated by Belle and Sebastian, to raise funds for children’s charity, Save the Children. ‘Colours are Brighter’ will be released on Rough Trade on October 16th, with all profits and artist royalties from the record… Read more »

Bohemian Bivouacs at Electric Picnic

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Wow! Electric Picnic is putting on luxurious accommodation in the form of Bohemian Bivouacs. ….hand crafted with interiors using embroidery, mirrorwork, appliqué and screen printing to create true works of art. Sumptuous velvet bed spreads and white cotton linen covered beds raised off the ground while the tent is fitted with a chandelier, wardrobe, coir… Read more »

Not Another Music Festival

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It’s more than just a music festival… Latitude Festival, Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk featuring The Lemonheads!!! Evan Dando is in the studio recording a new album with Bill Stevenson and Karl Alvarez of The Desendents.

Triptych begins

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eek Triptych begins today and I still haven’t got any tickets even though I’ve known about it for ages. I’ve missed out on The Silver Jews which sold out pretty quick. So I’ll be making do with the video of Silver Jews – Trains Across the Sea live at Ottobar on youtube. I’m gonna try… Read more »

Fat Freddy’s Drop at Garden Party

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Fat Freddy’s Drop are playing Garden Party in Ireland on Bank Holiday Sunday 4th June as part of their UK summer tour. The gig is in an 18th century walled garden at Ballinlough Castle. Asian Dub Foundation, The Orb, Toots & the Maytals, DJ Marky, Louie Vega, Scratch Perverts are playing too and there’s an insect circus!!… Read more »

Flaming Lips make me wanna play hack

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All those yellow balloons bouncing round everywhere…oh how I long for a good game of hack. Anyone in Edinburgh who stumbles across this and fancies a game hit me up; anyone in NZ who fancies a hack come visit – winter is for suckers and I have a futon in the boxroom. The Flaming Lips… Read more »

The Flaming Lips supported by The Go! Team

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Excellent! I just rang Usher Hall to see what time The Flaming Lips are on tonight and found out that The Go! Team are supporting! Two bands one stone and all that. Nice! More exciting than IE7 Beta which I still haven’t got round to installing.