Tag Archives: tour dates

Radar Festival 13 – StageSurfing Pick

This is a festival to watch out for – seen from abroad it surely is one of the most interesting on the Italian music landscape, and not just because our favourite Frenchies will be performing there. With 50+ bands spread over a period of almost 3 weeks, this festival is bringing to Padova (!!!) a […]

New this week 18-24 Feb 2013

And here we go again with our selection of albums released this week. I was personally pretty excited to hear the new work by Apparat, since the new single Violent Sky has been published on Soundcloud. The whole album, Krieg and Frieden (Music for Theatre) is based on Sebastian Hartmann’s theatre production of Tolstoy’s War and […]

Searching for Sugar Man – LIVE

When Sixto Rodriguez recorded his debut album Cold Fact in 1969, he dreamed of pop stardom. But, far from the epicentre of the late ’60s folkie scene, the Detroit-based son of Mexican immigrants found that his defining statement was criminally overlooked. Over time though, Cold Fact was rediscovered in the strangest places, despite its fans […]

A bientôt – What’s next?

So, it was a pretty intense weekend… but well worth it. Birdy Hunt arrived on Thursday afternoon and went straight to the venue.. sound-check, followed by a delicious fish&chips, The Bull and Gate is getting crowded …and we are all ready to go! Since then, non stop until Sunday night: two live shows in Kentish Town […]

Band of Horses’ Mirage Rock preview

The same day I’m off to Greece for my somehow deserved week of holiday, the umpteenth indie rock album is coming up: Band of Horses’ Mirage Rock. You can have a decent quality listen to all the new tracks on the band’s website, so go bananas and write posts about how stunning, engaging,  dirty, amateur, […]