A Classic Education - 'Crawfish' (Elvis Presley cover) [Listen]
Bologne's indie-poppers, A Classic Education, have delved into the world of analogue with the first in a series of 7" releases from legendary Italian venue, Covo Club, by covering Elvis and Sam the Sham. A Classic Education take on Elvis and Kitty White’s 1958 duet, 'Crawfish' (best known as opening the film King Creole) as the A-side, and Sam the Sham's 'Li'l Red Riding Hood' on the reverse. You can listen to and download below.
A Classic Education are band you've probably not heard of before, which is pretty criminal if you ask me. They've toured the world, supported bands such as Arcade Fire and have released beautiful song after beautiful song. They've just signed to Lefse and are set to release the EP Hey There Stranger on the 21st of September. You can grab a track from the EP below! 1. Gone To Sea 2. Terrible Day 3. What My Life Could Have Been 4. Devilish Coast Sway 5. I Lost Time 6. Toi... (continued) [read more]
We've had some pretty great reviews up on the site this week but I think we can all agree that those Dan Deacon shots were pretty damn good. We have some pretty cool features/reviews to come this week so look out for them! Click the image below to check out our Spotify playlist. A Classic Education - Feature - (link) Dan Deacon - Live - (link) Black Daniel - Consciousness/Lonely Screen Boy - (link) Mother Mother - Body Of Years - (link) Abe Vigoda - Crush - (l... (continued) [read more]
Today's Mix/Cover/Live includes Houses, Primus, A Classic Education & UNKLE. MP3: Houses - Endless Spring (Kordan Remix) http://www.myspace.com/sunhaus MP3: Primus â In The Flesh? (Pink Floyd Cover) http://www.myspace.com/primus MP3: A Classic Education - Terrible Day (live) http://www.myspace.com/aclassiceducation MP3: UNKLE - The Runaway (feat. Lupe Fiasco) http://unkle.com/ [read more]
Words by Jonathan Clancy Here is a glimpse into the life of A Classic Education during our trip to NYC and SXSW. Most of the shots, at least the good ones are by Giulia. Apart from being in A Classic Education she is quite the ace photographer. You can check out her stuff on www.giuliamazza.com or if you want to see the bands she shot at the festival you can go here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/giuliamazza/sets/72157616621901029/ The band have just released a 7" dou... (continued) [read more]