Filed under: 1 | Tags: Andrew Bird, Bon Iver, Devendra Banhart, Leonard Cohen, St Vincent, The Cribs, White Lies
…as it says on the tin.
ANDREW BIRD and ST VINCENT collaborate for les soirees de poche (french innit – ‘evenings of the pocket’). Intimate setting, hand held HD camera – beautiful. Click here // DEVENDRA BANHART streaming his forthcoming single, ‘Baby’ and discusses his video past with the NME // THE CRIBS take over the guardian comments section and release the very limited edition Roses Edition // WHITE LIES make rare track, ‘taxidermy’, available to download here and perform ‘Death’ on Jimmy Kimmel // ST VINCENT discusses her ‘Vampirey Song’ duet with BON IVER (!!) for Twilight ‘New Moon’!! This is exciting. Officially. // And last but not least – we are very happy to see that LEONARD COHEN has recovered quickly and is back on tour. Very good news indeed.
Filed under: 1 | Tags: Fleet Foxes, Leonard Cohen, Patrick Wolf, The Horrors, White Lies
Links. They can be golf orientated, cuff related, and the word sounds like a type of wild cat (and deoderant for pre teens). Today’s links are related to none of these. Rather, these:
** The lovely people at Drowned in Sound meet The Horrors ** Fleet Foxes, Leonard Cohen and White Lies nominated for MOJO Honours 2009. Vote here! ** Exclusive photos of White Lies on tour in Berlin **
Wanted to post the excellent review of Patrick Wolf’s new LP, ‘The Bachelor’, from the CMU but couldn’t. Here’s a snippet: ‘A Solid and electric offering, and evidence that this man is truly more than just the Bowie of our generation – Patrick Wolf has honestly made one of the most courageous and heartbreaking albums of this year so far’. ** Click here to hear ‘Vulture’ from Patrick Wolf’s ‘The Bachelor’ **
Oh and you should definitely see this – New video from the Horrors for ‘Who Can Say’…
This week the world followed a new dog called Bo, saw The Child Catcher from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, erm.. Phil Spector, sentenced to hard time and visited a video on youtube featuring a sycophantic trio of crimwits gushing over another ‘diamond in the rough’ on Britain’s Got Amanda Holden being an emotional airhead on National TV .
More importantly the following happenned:
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Track by track guide to It’s Blitz!