Virginia Wing Release Single ‘Sonia & Claudette’+ UK/EU Tour Begins Next Month

Laura EleyNews, Virginia Wing

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VIRGINIA WING Release New Single ‘Sonia & Claudette‘ Out This Week + Support for Jenny Hval @ Rich Mix London 28th Feb + European Tour Begins Next Month ‘Sonia & Claudette’ audio:   Tickets for London show here 2017 Tour: 04 Feb: Profound Sound @ Folkestone Fringe Festival, Folkestone, UK 11 Feb: Jux Festival, Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, UK 19 Feb: DOOR, Dortrecht, Netherlands 20 Feb: Club Heim, Hamburg, Germany 21 … Read More

Bardo Pond Announce New Album ‘Under The Pines’ – Out March 24th

Laura EleyBardo Pond, News

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BARDO POND Announce New Album ‘Under The Pines’ Out March 24th LP/CD/DL & Reveal First Single ‘Crossover’  ““Crossover” matches sludgy Dinosaur Jr. guitar power with the glacial grandiosity of Black Mountain, as if Isobel Sollenberger is conjuring a thunderstorm with the sound of her voice and riding it across the heavens”Stereogum  “One of underground rock’s most extraordinary enigmas” The Quietus “They alter brain chemistry by the alchemical effect of distressed … Read More

Pere Ubu Announce New 4xLP Box Set ‘Drive, He Said’ – out March 10th

Laura EleyNews, Pere Ubu

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PERE UBU Announce New 4LP Box Set ‘Drive, He Said 1994-2002’ Out March 10th 2017Pere Ubu ‘Drive He Said’ Sampler below   4LP boxset includes: ‘Raygun Suitcase’ (1995) “If underground rock had a Hall of Fame that gave awards for influence and creativity, Pere Ubu would be more decorated than Magic Johnson.”  Rolling Stone, 05/95 ‘Pennsylvania’ (1998) “From the beginning they obviously understood the nuts and bolts of popular music, … Read More

Howe Gelb Announces Co-Headline US Tour w/ Mark Eitzel

Laura EleyEvents, Howe Gelb, News

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Howe Gelb Announces Extra US Tour Dates With Mark Eitzel New Album ‘Future Standards‘ Out Jan 27th (USA) – out NOW in the UK + First Live Dates Begin 22nd Jan Spring Tour Dates 1/22 – Tucson, AZ – Tucson Jazz Festival – Supporting The Bird and The Bee Co-headline Shows w/ Mark Eitzel 1/26 – Los Angeles, CA – The Resident * 1/27 – Sacramento, CA – Old Ironsides* 1/28 – San … Read More

Las Kellies Play SXSW 2017!

Laura EleyLas Kellies, News, Publishing

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Buenos Aries band Las Kellies have only just got back to Argentina after their huge European tour, but not sitting still for long, the post-punk/new-wave trio will be heading to Austin, Texas for their first ever USA show at the annual SXSW showcase! Read more here: https://www.sxsw.com/music/2017/music-festival-showcasing-artist-announcement/ Listen to the current single ‘Sugar Beat’ below

NPR First Listen: Half Japanese ‘Hear The Lions Roar’

Laura EleyHalf Japanese, News, Publishing, Radio

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Ahead of the release of Half Japanese’s brand new record ‘Hear The Lions Roar’ on January 13th, NPR are streaming the album in its full over on their website. Click here to listen “Half Japanese sounds as urgent and vital as it did four decades ago.” NPR ‘Attack Of The Giant Leeches’ video:   With Jad Fair at the helm for over four decades, the highly revered Half Japanese still … Read More

Virginia Wing Play Profound Sound At Folkestone Fringe Festival – 4th Feb

Laura EleyEvents, Virginia Wing

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Profound Sound returns to Folkestone’s Creative Quarter on the 3 – 5 Feb 2017 reaching across traditional forms of music to the fringes of sound-art covering song and instrumental performance, spoken word, radio broadcasting, sound installation, opera, contemporary classical and jazz, electoracoustic, sound-art, film and video. Electronic, psychedelic pop duo Virginia Wing play on 4th February! Tickets here

Noveller Announces London Show at Kings Place – 23rd Feb 2017

Laura EleyEvents, Noveller

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Electronic, instrumental guitarist Noveller’s new album ‘A Pink Sunset For No One’ will be released on February 10th and also heads back to the UK next month! The first event to be announced; ‘Blake And The Apocalypse’ is hosted by Poet in the City and is a cross-arts collaboration to reveal the magic of William Blake’s unfinished masterpiece Vala, or The Four Zoas. A tale of sin, passion and love … Read More

Virginia Wing Announce EU Tour + Support Jenny Hval

Laura EleyEvents

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VIRGINIA WING European Tour Announcement 2017 + London Support For Jenny Hval – Feb 28th  ‘Future Body’ audio: https://soundcloud.com/firerecords/virginia-wing-future-body 2017 Tour Dates: 19 Feb: DOOR, Dortrecht, Netherlands 21 Feb: ACUD, Berlin, Germany 23 Feb: twiggy, Varese, Italy 24 Feb: Lio Bar, Brescia, Italy 25 Feb:  Ex Cinema Aurora, Livorno, Italy 28 Feb: Rich Mix, London, UK (supporting Jenny Hval) “The first couple of singles I heard were great – I just … Read More