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]
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]
Today's Mix/Cover/Live includes A Classic Education, William Elliott Whitmore, Einar Stray & Fang Island. MP3: A Classic Education - Terrible Day (Banjo Or Freakout Remix) http://www.myspace.com/aclassiceducation MP3: William Elliott Whitmore - 'Donât Pray On Me' (Bad Religion) http://www.williamelliottwhitmore.com/ MP3: Einar Stray - Arrows (Live) http://www.myspace.com/einarstraymusic MP3: Fang Island - Patterns On The Wall (feat. Andre... (continued) [read more]
Here is our fantasy band chosen by each member of A Classic Education following their own instrument ha! The band is named A Rough Education, it's our way better alter-ego! Plus our secret weapon is the double vocals that our keyboard player can pull....hehe....Victoria Legrand! Our impossible Frankenstein is a six legged beast, it definitely cannot play solos but has a knack for melodies....here we go: On guitar Luca says...."well if I can't pick myself in my dream band (!!... (continued) [read more]