Kim Deal, Kelley Deal, Josephine Wiggs, and Jim Macpherson played their first show together on Friday June 19, 1992, in a snooker hall behind Warrington Rugby Club in the north of England, near Manchester. Two days later they supported Nirvana in Dublin and Belfast, and then played at Glastonbury. Back in the US, after playing 27 sold-out shows that fall, they made their way to San Francisco to record Last Splash.
Released August 30, 1993, reviewers described Last Splash as "effervescent,"...
After much anticipation, Scott Walker's latest album, Bish Bosch, is released this week on CD, LP and download.
Scott began writing new material around 2009 recording it sporadically over the following three years. The end result is Bish Bosch, a tauter but more colourful experience than previous record The Drift, with greater emphasis on processed, abrasive guitars, digital keyboards and thick silences.
Indians are just finishing up an extensive North American Tour supporting Other Lives and are pleased to be announcing that they'll return to the continent for a co-headline tour with Night Beds early next year.
This tour will come nearly a month after the release of debut album, Somewhere Else, as Søren and his band will be playing shows in Europe then. Of this current tour, the band play Indiana tonight before heading on to Columbus and Louisville before wrapping it up with two shows in Chicago.
To coincide with Visions by Grimes being named Album of the Year in the prestigious Rough Trade Shops End of Year chart, she's put together an exclusive five-track bonus disc that will only be available with any purchase of the album made in their store or from their site over the festive period.
The five tracks that make up the disc are three hard to find gems recorded in the same period as the album itself and two brand new remixes; 'Ambrosia' originally appeared on the Canadian LP pressing...
Efterklang have announced details of a North American tour, their first since the release of fifth album Piramida.
The month-long tour, which will see the Danish trio of Casper Clausen, Mads Brauer and Rasmus Stolberg perform in their 6-piece live guise, begins in February 2013 and will take in nineteen cities, including a maiden visit to Mexico.
Efterklang will not be hibernating beforehand however as the sextet begin a 30-date European tour this week. They will also be the special guests of...