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Iceage add San Francisco, Brooklyn dates to tour

By Robby on Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

In addition to the aforementioned European dates, Iceage will return to New York for a two-night stand at Brooklyn’s Acheron. These dates follow Iceage’s appearances at San Francisco’s Rickshaw Shop and the Culture Collide & Corona Capital festivals. New dates in bold

August

8th – Oya – Olso, Norway
10th – Visions Festival, London
15th – La Route Du Rock, Saint Marlo, France
16th – Parades De Coura, Portugal
24th – Jazzhouse, Copenhagen, Denmark
28th – Tusindfryd, Ålborg, Denmark
29th – Train, Århus, Denmark
30th – Walker Festival, ungdommenshus middelfart, Denmark

October

9th –   San Francisco,CA  Rickshaw Stop
10th  –   Los Angeles,CA     the Echo (Culture Collide Festival)
13th  –   Mexico City,Mexico   Corona Capital Music Festival
15th  –      Brooklyn,NY             the Acheron
16th   –    Brooklyn,NY             the Acheron
31st – Pitchfork Paris festival, France

photo lifted without permission from Tom Spray‘s flickr

 

New Savages Dates In LA & Chicago

By Gerard on Monday, July 29th, 2013

(“I Am Here”, live in Union Park, Chicago, Pitchfork Festival, July 20. video courtesy Pitchfork.tv)

A pair of shows were added to Savages’ September North American itinerary earlier today ; ticketing links are below, and both shows go on sales this Friday, August 2.

9/16: Metro, Chicago IL (tickets)
9/30: Fonda Theatre, Los Angeles CA (tickets)

Iceage back in Europe

By Stuart on Monday, July 29th, 2013

Having toured long and hard across North America this year, Iceage return home for shows across Denmark during a larger European tour.

As it’s been a minute since they last played in Europe, here’s a reminder of what to expect from their live show, in the form of ‘Morals’, shot in New York back in January.

August

8th – Oya – Olso, Norway

10th – Visions Festival, London

15th – La Route Du Rock, Saint Marlo, France

16th – Parades De Coura, Portugal

24th – Jazzhouse, Copenhagen, Denmark

28th – Tusindfryd, Ålborg, Denmark

29th – Train, Århus, Denmark

30th – Walker Festival, ungdommenshus middelfart, Denmark

October

31st – Pitchfork Paris festival, France

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VIDEO : Savages – “She Will”, Pitchfork Festival, July 20

By Gerard on Friday, July 26th, 2013

Savages, Union Park, Chicago, July 20. Footage courtesy Pitchfork.

Free All Ages Come Instore

By Michael on Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

So you mean to tell me that Come – with original lineup of Thalia Zedek, Chris Brokaw, Arthur Johnson and Sean O’Brien – are playing a free, all ages instore the night of the final show on their US tour in Atlanta at the famed Criminal Records.

And while you’re there, be absolutely fucking sure that you pick up a copy of the reissue of “one of the best rock albums of all time.”

You’ll probably be treated to at least one version of ” Submerge”

VIDEO : Cat Power – “Cherokee”, Live At Latitude Festival 2013

By Gerard on Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013


                                                                               

Courtesy of the BBC, here’s footage of Cat Power at last weekend’s Latitude Festival, performing “Cherokee” from ‘Sun’.

New Matador Additions To Pitchfork Paris

By Judge on Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

New additions from Matador have been announced for Pitchfork’s Parisian Takeover in November.  Savages and Majical Cloudz join the previously announced Yo La Tengo and Iceage for the three day event at the Grande Halle De La Villette on October 31st – November 2nd.

Full lineup of artists will soon be updated HERE.

Savages live on The Current today, KCRW tomorrow

By Hector on Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Hey Twin Cities, were you doing something last night that caused you to miss out on seeing the band that pretty much owned Pitchfork Festival? Well stop kicking yourself, Sally, because if you listen to The Current tonight at 8:00PM EDT/7:00PM CDT, you can get a taste of what you missed when Jehnny, Gemma, Ayse & Fay rip through what is sure to be a blistering set of songs. Listen at 89.3FM in Minneapolis/St. Paul or online at thecurrent.org.

If you, on the other hand, are the sort who prefers his or her blisters to be a little earlier in the day, you’ll want to give a listen to KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic tomorrow, where Savages will be going live at 2:15PM EDT/11:15AM PDT in advance of their two sold out shows at the El Rey. Tune in at 89.9FM or kcrw.com.

Your next chances to catch Savages live in the U.S. are below:

9/10: 9:30 Club, DC
9/11: Mr Small’s, Pittsburgh
9/12: Terminal 5, NYC
9/14: Laneway Festival, Detroit
9/15: The Basement, Columbus
9/17: First Avenue, Minneapolis
9/18: High Noon Saloon, Madison
9/20: Bluebird Theater, Denver
9/23: Neumo’s, Seattle
9/24: Biltmore Caberet, Vancouver
9/25: Wonder Ballroom, Portland
9/27: The Independent, San Francisco
10/1: Crescent Ballroom, Phoenix
10/4-6 : Austin City Limits, ZIlker Park, Austin*
10/5: Verizon Theatre, Grand Prairie (w/ QOTSA)
10/7: Nashvillle Municipal Auditorium, Nashville (w/ QOTSA)
10/8: Arkansas Music Pavilion, Fayetteville (w/ QOTSA)
10/9: Brady Theater, Tulsa (w/ QOTSA) (tickets)
10/11-13 : Austin City Limits, Zilker Park, Austin*

*- specific date/time of Savages’ appearance will be announced soon.

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New Lee Ranaldo and The Dust Tour Dates; Album Due In October

By Nils on Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Lee Ranaldo and The Dust will be touring the US and Canada this fall and winter in support of a new album to be released in October, the followup to 2012′s Between The Times and The Tides. The album will technically be the debut release from Lee Ranaldo and The Dust [Alan Licht, Steve Shelley, Tim Luntzel], reflecting its more band-oriented approach and sound. The first round of dates is below, more dates coming soon (including UK/Europe), and full album details will be released in August.

Check out Lee’s site, Facebook, and Twitter!

All US dates on sale this Friday, July 26.

Oct 8 — Hudson, NY — Club Helsinki

Oct 9 — Buffalo, NY — Tralf Music Hall

Oct 11 — Toronto, ON — Horseshoe Tavern

Oct 12 — Detroit, MI — Trinosophes

Oct 13 — Chicago, IL — The Empty Bottle

Oct 14 — Madison, WI — High Noon Saloon

Oct 15 — Minneapolis, MN — Triple Rock

Oct 17 — Iowa City, IA — Gabe’s

Oct 18 — Omaha, NE — The Waiting Room*

Oct 19 — Lawrence, KS — The Bottleneck*

Oct 20 — St. Louis, MO — The Firebird*

Oct 22 — Nashville, TN — Exit/Inn

Oct 23 — Asheville, NC — The Grey Eagle

Oct 25 — New York, NY — The Bell House

Dec 6 — Portland, OR — Doug Fir Lounge

Dec 7 — Vancouver, BC — Biltmore Cabaret

Dec 8 — Seattle, WA — Barboza

Dec 11 — San Francisco, CA — The Chapel

Dec 13 — Los Angeles, CA — The Echo

* = with Built To Spill

European dates – on sale at different times, please watch this space:

Sun 10-Nov-2013 NL GRONINGEN – VERA
Mon 11-Nov-2013 DE HAMBURG – KAMPNAGEL
Tue 12-Nov-2013 DE BERLIN – TBC
Wed 13-Nov-2013 DE COLOGNE – GEBAUDE 9
Thu 14-Nov-2013 FR METZ – acoustic show at le musée de la cour d’or
Fri 15-Nov-2013 FR METZ – CAVEAU DES TRINITAIRES – MUSIQUE VOLANTE FESTIVAL
Sun 17-Nov-2013 CH LAUSANNE – LE ROMANDIE
Mon 18-Nov-2013 FR FEYZIN – Epicerie Moderne
Wed 20-Nov-2013 FR VILLENEUVE D’ASQ – FESTIVAL TOUR DE CHAUFFE AT LA FERME D’EN HAUT
Thu 21-Nov-2013 UK LONDON – THE GARAGE
Fri 22-Nov-2013 UK CAMBER SANDS – ATP FESTIVAL at Camber Sands
Sat 23-Nov-2013 FR PARIS – Boulogne Billancourt BB MIX FESTIVAL
Mon 25-Nov-2013 FR POITIERS – CONFORT MODERNE
Tue 26-Nov-2013 FR TOURS – TEMPS MACHINE

Photo by Stefano Giovannini

Majical Cloudz on Morning Becomes Eclectic today

By Hector on Monday, July 22nd, 2013

As seen in these pages previously, Devon Welsh and Matthew Otto, the duo professionally known as Majical Cloudz, are in the midst of a West Coast instore tour that takes them to Los Angeles’s Origami Vinyl today. What we haven’t told you until now is that Majical Cloudz will also be paying a visit to KCRW this morning to appear on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15AM. So really, you can’t lose, LA: listen to them on the radio, or see them at the instore…hell, do both! All you have to do to accomplish the former is turn your radio dial to 89.9FM in LA, or if you’re not in LA (or don’t have a radio), listen online at KCRW.com.

Majical Cloudz West Coast Instore Tour

Monday July 22

7pm
Origami Vinyl
1816 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles

Tuesday July 23
7pm
Rhino
235 Yale Ave
Claremont

Wednesday July 24
6pm
Aquarius
1055 Valencia St
San Francisco

Thursday July 25
6:30pm
The Last Record Store
1899 Mendocino Ave
Santa Rosa