Following the announcement of their return to New York on June 5th at Barclay’s Center, The National are pleased to announce their North American and European summer tour. The tour begins on May 16th and covers the eastern United States and Canada before heading to Europe.. Highlights include Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Tennessee in June and Cincinnati's Bunbury music festival on July 14th.
Tickets for the National’s tour go on sale on Friday, 1st...
David Byrne & St. Vincent will hit the road together again this summer for two months of North American dates. The tour kicks off with a two-night stand at the Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, NJ, June 11-12, and includes a stop at Bonnaroo on 16th June. See below for dates, and watch NPR's gorgeous live concert broadcast here.
Called "marvelous" by the New Yorker and "magical" by NPR, the duo's collaborative album, Love This Giant (4AD / Todo Mundo), and tour last year earned rave reviews...
This week sees 4AD release inc.’s full-length debut, no world. A soulful opening statement, the eleven-track album provides a calm, inviting, smoke-filled place where voices carry, drums crack through an empty room, and deep lows envelope the air. Angelic and personal, no world is at once declarative and quietly poetic.
no world was written, recorded and mixed by Andrew and Daniel Aged in the winter of 2011. Inspired by their long-standing love for R&B and soul music, it’s also rooted in the brothers’ experiences with the many notable musical figures who they’ve worked closely with in the past. Andrew’s ardent, poignant vocals and nuanced guitar are prominent throughout, while Daniel’s defining contribution is in his expressive bass playing, considered production,
and deep rhythmic awareness.
Today Efterklang have presented the new video for 'The Living Layer', the fifth song on their fourth album, Piramida.
Made by Malthe Fischer & Eleanor Bock Lund, the video features the dancers Karis Zidore, Olivia Riviere, Nanna Stigsdatter and Meleat Fredrikson. Collages of roadside snow and modern Copenhagen architecture provide the setting for a 'cosmic journey' through the song.
Watch the video below. Efterklang tour throughout the year. All dates here.
In 2010, Yoko Ono performed several shows with the Plastic Ono Band and special guests at the Orpheum in Los Angeles. Among the guests of Iggy Pop, Mike Watt, Thurston Moore, Kim Gordon, Perry Farrell, RZA, Lady Gaga, Carrie Fisher and Joseph Gordon-Levitt performing songs from throughout Yoko’s career were tUnE-yArDs, an act she had recently fallen in love with.
Their update of the 1972 lyrics of Yoko's ’We're All Water’ was to prove a highlight and shortly afterwards, Yoko...