chrischinchilla (chrischinchilla) wrote in ___pop,

Music News...

Going to start posting up all the bits and pieces I get sent, quite a bit here, so it's behind a cut...

The Films – New Single
American Indie-Trendies, “The Films” new single “Belt Loops” is out now on 7hz Recordings.

Robyn – New Single
Amongst the every growing army of feisty female ElectroKlash artists, Robyn is Sweden’s latest contender, the typically abrasive lyrics and beats of the genre are present, you’ll either love it or hate it!

Julia and Angus Stone – UK Dates
Delicate Australian duo announce a series of UK dates and festival appearances to coincide with the release of their new single, “Private Lawns”.
June 15th LONDON, Barfly;
June 27th LONDON, Soho Revue Bar;
July 9th LONDON, Hoxton Bar & Grill;
July 15th LATITUDE FESTIVAL, Surrey;
August 11th UNLEASHED FESTIVAL, Newquay

Fortune Drive – UK Tour and Festival Dates
Well, posted this a bit late and you’ve missed most of them, but you might be lucky to catch this Bristol band’s blues drive at one of the following festivals…
Thur 21st Glastonbury Festival/Left Field stage on stage 17.40
July 07
Sun 15th Guildford – Guilfest Rock Sound Stage 5 p.m.

Early Gray – Australian Tour Dates
I’m always a sucker for cross genre artists, catch the Earls mellow folk and Hip Hop combination somewhere soon, look at his website for more information.

Mark Timothy – Free Download
Aexactly what it says it is, go do it, now!

My Vitriol return with a new Single!
A band I remember well from my Fanzine days, you’d thought they gone away and split up, nope, just busy in the studio for a while… Now they return, new single, new album, new dates…

The Greener Festival Award
I like this it combines my love of music and environmental concern, a new award fro festivals that conform to a certain level of envornemntal friendliness.

The Nextmen album and tour
The ground breaking and controversial HipHop collective are back with a new album, “This was supposed to be the future”, catch them live at the following dates :
16/06/07 Winterwell Festival, Cheltenham , Weekend £60
23/06/07 Glastonbury Festival
30/06/07 Turnmills, London /, Doors 9pm, £10adv/£15 door
21/07/07 Friends & Family, Manchester /
27/07/07 Global Gathering Festival, Leeds
04/08/07 Big Chill Festival, Hertfordshire
11/08/07 Bloom Festival, Oxfordshire
26/08/07 Get Loaded Festival, London

Midnight Juggernauts leave Australia for the world!
In support of their new single “Road to Recovery”, Midnight Juggernauts hit the road :
Thursday 21 June, Proud Galleries, Camden – London
Friday 22 June, Ditch Bar – London
Saturday 23 June, La Fleche D'Or – Paris
Tuesday 26 June, Vice Tour, Poste A Galene – Marseille
Wednesday 27 June, Vice Tour, Transbordeur Club – Lyon
Thursday 28 June, Vice Tour, Bus Palladium – Paris
Friday 29 June, Showcase – Paris
Saturday 30 June, Les Eurockeennes Festival, Sound System Stage – Belfort
Wednesday 4 July, Hoxton Bar and Kitchen – London
Thursday 5 July, High Voltage, Roadhouse – Manchester
Friday 6 July, Razzmatazz – Barcelona
Saturday 7 July, Liars Club, Stealth – Nottingham
Sunday 8 July, Eat Your Medicine presents Institubes, 93 Feet East – London
Thursday 12 July, Mao Live – Beijing
Friday 13 July, D22 – Beijing
Saturday 14 July, Glamour Bar – Shanghai
Sunday 15 July, 4 Live – Shanghai

Circuits new single
Bursting off the stereo with sharp cuts, breaks and rallying calls, Young Enough Not To’ Care is a vital slice of new guitar pop from Circuits, released ‘on’ their own label Try Science! on 13th Aug.

Dardanelles Footsteps Tour
In support of their new single, the hip and happening four piece take to the road…
Thursday 21 June
CBD, Newcastle
Friday 22 June
The Sandwich Club @ Candys Apartment, Kings Cross
Sunday 24 June
Beach Road Hotel, Bondi
Wednesday 4 July
Sodens, Albury
‘Footsteps’ single launch
Thursday 5 July
Oxford Tavern, Wollongong
‘Footsteps’ single launch
Friday 6 July
Spectrum, Sydney
‘Footsteps’ single launch
Saturday 7 July
Rics, Brisbane
‘Footsteps’ single launch
Thursday 12 July
Barwon Club, Geelong
‘Footsteps’ single launch
Friday 13 July
Rocket Bar, Adelaide
‘Footsteps’ single launch
Saturday 14 July
East Brunswick Club, Melbourne
‘Footsteps’ single launch

Grinderman Tour America
New band featuring Nick Cave continue their world onslaught.
24th July Madison Square Garden, NYC (Supporting The White Stripes)
25th July Metro, Chicago
26th July Great American Music Hall, San Francisco
27th July Slims, San Francisco

Corsica Studios presents: AN ELECTRIC STORM
Victorian decadence, 1920s dancehall, noughties jazz, a labyrinthe of tunnels, an elephant, a castle, an absinthe parlour: surely the handsomest Thursday night of the last hundred years?
FRIDAY JUNE 29TH at Corsica Studios
8pm – 2am
£10 / £8 adv from

UNDERCUT - New single and Crimea tour!
Undercut release the hard-hitting ‘A Bit of Education’ on July 23rd through Bristol independent label Distiller Recordings.
2nd - London, Borderline w/ The Crimea
3rd - London, Borderline w/ The Crimea
12th - Manchester, Bar Amp
13th - The Attic, Accrington
23rd - Colisseum, Coventry
3rd - Swindon, The 12 Bar
4th - Brighton, Pressure Point
10th - Ripcurl Boardmasters Unleashed Festival, Nr Newquay
11th - Norwich, The Queen Charlotte
18th - Southampton, Joiners Arms

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