Iceage debut “Coalition” mp3, ‘Thrown Together’ art event and spring tour

We’ve already told you a bit about Iceage‘s new recordYou’re Nothing‘ that’s out in a little over a month (February 19 to be precise,pre-order it) and today we have some audio evidence to back up any of the effusive claims we have and will be making about this amazing record.

Download or listen to Iceage’s “Coalition



In the lead up to the album release, Iceage will make a brief trip to NYC where they’ll be playing an aforementioned show at 285 Kent on January 25. In addition, there will be a very special event entitled “Thrown Together” featuring performances and artwork by Iceage as well as their peers, inspirations, collaborators and friends at Manhattan’s Home Sweet Home and the Fig. 19 gallery upstairs.



featuring live performances from:
& DJs Sean Ragon (Cult of Youth), Chris Hansell (Warthog) & Antwon

Artwork by:
Ascetic HouseWill BooneCarson CoxGenesis CrespoCali Dewitt, Eugene (Perdition/Crazy Spirit), Nina HartmannAlexander HeirGreh Holger, Ryan LowryAnthony PappalardoMarissa Paternoster (Screaming Females), Micki PelleranoLoke Rahbek, Elias Bender Rønnenfelt, Adam Rossiter, Sam Ryser (Crazy Spirit) & more.

131 Chrystie St.
7PM doors
Limited-edition silkscreened tickets available at Fig 19. gallery (free, upstairs) for show ($10, downstairs)


Finally, Iceage are set to embark on a European and North American tour starting in February and extending through March, dates below!

Thu. Jan. 24 — Middletown, CT @ Wesleyan University (Eclectic House) – FREE SHOW
Fri. Jan. 25 — Brooklyn, NY @ 285 Kent
Sat. Jan. 26 — New York, NY @ Home Sweet Home
Thu. Jan. 31 – Berlin, DE @ CTM Festival
Fri. Feb. 1 – Amsterdam, NL @ Grauzone Festival
Mon. Feb. 25 – Glasgow, UK @ Broadcast
Tue. Feb. 26 – Liverpool, UK @ Shipping Forecast
Wed. Feb. 27 – Sheffield, UK @ Shakespeare’s
Thu. Feb. 28 – London, UK @ Electrowerkz
Fri. March 1 – Brighton, UK @ The Albert
Sat. March 2 – Nottingham, UK @ Chameleon Arts Café
Mon. March 4 – Paris, FR @ Espace B
Tue. March 5 – Brussels, BE @ Les Ateliers Claus
Wed. March 6 – Eindhoven, NL @ Area 51
Thu. March 7 – Gronigen, NL @ Vera
Fri. March 8 – Munster, DE @ Gleiss 22
Sun. March 10 – Hamburg, DE @ Hafenklang
Wed. March 20 – Vancouver, BC @ the Biltmore w/ Spectres
Thu. March 21 – Seattle, WA @ Barboza
Fri. March 22 – Olympia, WA @ Capital Theater (backstage)
Sat. March 23 – Portland, OR @ Star Theater
Mon. March 25 – San Francisco, CA @ Rickshaw Stop w/ Merchandise, Wet Hair
Tue. March 26 – Oakland, CA @ New Parish w/ Merchandise, Wet Hair
Thu. March 28 – Bakersfield, CA @ Munoz Gym w/ Milk Music
Fri. March 29 – Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex w/ Milk Music
Sun. March 31 – San Diego, CA @ Casbah w/ Milk Music
Mon. April 1 – Tempe, AZ @ Deadhorse Warehouse w/ Milk Music, Destruction Unit
Thu. April 4 – Denver, CO @ Marquis Theater w/ Merchandise, Wet Hair
Sat. April 6 – Grinnell, IA @ Grinnell College w/ Wet Hair – FREE SHOW
Sun. April 7 – Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock Club
Tue. April 9 – Madison, WI @ University of Wisconsin – FREE SHOW
Wed. April 10 – Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle w/ Final Grin
Thu. April 11 – Columbus, OH @ Ace of Cups
Fri. April 12 – Pittsburgh, PA @ 6119
Tue. April 16 – Burlington, VT @ Monkey House w/ White Lung
Wed. April 17 – Boston, MA @ TT the Bear’s w/ White Lung
Thu. April 18 – New Haven, CT @ Lilly’s Pad (Toad’s Place Upstairs)
Fri. April 19 – Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church w/ White Lung
Sat. April 20 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom w/ White Lung
Thu. May 30 – Sun. June 2 – Austin, TX @ Chaos in Tejas


** photo by  Kristian Emdal

Iceage ‘You’re Nothing’, out February 19

We’re pleased to announce further details on Iceage‘s forthcoming
longplayer, set for release on February 19, 2013 (the 18th, ex-North

Titled, ‘You’re Nothing’, the album was recorded & produced by Iceage
in Copenhagen and Møn, Denmark. Artwork is above and tracklisting

“You’re Nothing” pushes Iceage’s singular sound to further extremes.
Twelve examples of the myriad ways Iceage have written, and re-written
the short aggressive rock song. We’re excited for you to hear it.

4.Burning Hand
5.In Haze
7.Everything Drifts
8.Wounded Hearts
9. It Might Hit First
12.You’re Nothing

Iceage have one US date confirmed as of this writing, January 25 at Brooklyn’s 285 Kent. Further information on NYC area events will be forthcoming.

Pre-order at the Matador store and get a free limited-edition poster designed by Iceage.

Iceage To Play London’s Shacklewell Arms This Sunday

Following last night’s headline London show, Iceage are revealed as secret headliners for a punk all-dayer at the Shacklewell Arms in Dalston on Sunday, December 2. The day is co-hosted with our friends SexBeat as part of Freedom from Torture Presents… – a festival of music taking place throughout December in support of survivors of torture, with all proceeds going to the charity.  Iceage are joined by Eagulls who are revealed as the other special guests.

On the day there will be an incredible raffle, with prizes from Matador, 4AD, Rough Trade, XL, Wichita, Mute, Warp, Bella Union, Domino and more who are also coming together to support the event and Freedom from Torture.

Tickets cost £7 with all proceeds going to Freedom from Torture.  Tickets are available to buy from:

Also performing on the day are Mazes from Manchester, Vision Fortune from south London, Chain of Flowers from Cardiff and Boneyards from Brighton and London.  All the bands are looking forward to being part of the amazing live music for an incredible cause, Chain of Flowers’s Joshua Smith said: “Freedom from Torture speaks up for the survivors of torture and organised violence, alerting people of the unthinkable experiences these people have been through. These events are an incredible way to spread the word of what this charity does for these people, and we are really happy to be a part of it.”

Shacklewell Arms, 71 Shacklewell Lane, Dalston, London, E8 2EB

Tickets £7 from

ALL proceeds go to the Charity Freedom From Torture


Iceage 10:15- 11:00
Fair Ohs DJs
Eagulls 9:00- 9:45
Sexbeat DJs
Mazes 7:50- 8:30
Tough Love DJs
Vision Fortune 6:50-7:20
Sauna Youth DJs
Chain of Flowers 5:50-6:20
Matador DJs
Boneyards 5:00-5:30

We’ll be releasing a new record by Iceage in 2013

We’re excited to announce that the second longplayer from Copenhagen’s Iceage will see release on Matador (& Escho in Denmark) on February 19, 2013. Preceding that date, the band will be touring the United Kingdom later this month. All dates can be found below. Keep it close to this blog, and Iceage’s, for loads of exciting things to come.

Nov 21 – Belfast – Limelight

Nov 22 – Dublin – Acedemy 2
Nov 23 – Manchester – Soup Kitchen
Nov 24 – Edinburgh – Third door
Nov 25 – York – Stereo
Nov 26 – Wrexham – Central Station
Nov 27 – Nottingham – Bodega
Nov 28 – Bristol – Croft
Nov 29 – London – Hoxton Bar and Kitchen
Nov 30 – Brighton – Green Door Store
Dec 01 – Oxford – Cellar
Dec 14 – Copenhagen – Mayhem w/ Lower, noobs only
Dec 15 – Århus – Splab w/ Lower

photo: Pooneh Ghana