Get your tickets for Mission of Burma‘s show at Subterranean in Chicago on July 30th now before they go on sale to the public! Click here to purchase. (Public onsale is Saturday, June 5th at 10AM.)
Archive for May, 2010
“It’s Working,” from MGMT‘s new album Congratulations, is up for this week’s track of the week on the BBC Radio 2′s Radcliffe & Maconie Show. The song that gets the most fan votes will be played on the show every day next week, so click here to cast your vote now! Voting continues through Monday, May 31st.
The official schedule for this year’s Sasquatch! festival was announced today. MGMT play Monday, May 31st at 8:05pm on the Sasquatch stage. They’ll join My Morning Jacket, Vampire Weekend, LCD Soundsystem, The National and a ton of other great bands at the annual Memorial Day weekend event that takes place at the Gorge in George, WA. Head to the official website for full festival details.
Download a FREE copy of Junip’s “Rope an Summit” EP – Junip play Fenway Recordings Sessions show on June 8Tuesday, May 18th, 2010
The next Fenway Recordings Sessions artist, Junip, (feat. Swedish singer-songwriter Jose Gonzalez), has made their new Rope an Summit EP available as a free download over on Junip.net. All they ask for in return is your email.
Junip plays Great Scott on Tuesday, June 8th as part of the Fenway Recordings Sessions. Local band Forest Fires will open, and DJ Carbo will spin in between sets.
Get tickets here.
Check out some behind the scenes footage from the making of MGMT‘s video for “Flash Delirium,” here.
Boston music blog, BostonBandCrush.com, recently interviewed Faces on Film’s Mike Fiore. Read the interview, and listen to a new song, “Make Nice,” here.
The Fenway Recordings Sessions 102 show with Two Door Cinema Club is SOLD OUT. The trio from Ireland will hit the stage this Saturday, May 15th along with openers Bad Veins and MillionYoung as part of their first ever North American tour. They are playing in support of their debut album, Tourist History (out now on Glassnote). You can see what all the fuss is about, here.
MGMT have announced support acts for their August run of shows…check it out below!
Violens have been added to:
8/4 – Montreal, QU
8/5 – Toronto, ON
8/10 – Boston, MA
8/11 – Holyoke, MA
8/12 – Burlington, VT
8/14 – Columbia, MD
8/15 – Philadelphia, PA
Devendra Banhart has been added to:
8/14 – Columbia, MD
Francis And The Lights have been added to:
8/17 – NYC, NY
Check out this cover of Weezer’s “The Good Life” from Saves the Day’s Hoodwink set April 30 here.
MGMT will perform a “Live on Letterman” webcast concert from the Ed Sullivan Theater Tuesday, May 11, following the taping of the band’s performance on the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN. This will be a full set spanning both albums.
The concert will be streamed on the LATE SHOW website at CBS.com that evening at approximately 8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT.
RSVP here and hang out on the forum if you wanna socialize as you watch.