Iggy Pop and Best Coast collaborate
Not only has US television network HBO given us The Soprano's, The Wire and a host of other imports, these days it's also turned its hand to music. Last season Vampire series True Blood contained a Nick Cave and Neko Case cover of The Zombies classic 'She’s Not There', this year Best Coast have teamed up with god of punk Iggy Pop and written a completely new song called 'Let’s Boot and Rally'. You can stream the song at KCRW now before it features on True Blood.
Welcome to another edition of The 405 Gig Guide. Here's some of our recommendations for the next week, including a one sentence argument as to why you should attend. If you have any recommendations for us, please feel free to leave them in the comments section below. Our top tip goes to the Field Day Festival as the line-up is pretty awesome. Tuesday 27th July Band/Artist: These Are Powers Location: The Lexington Tickets: We Got Tickets Argument: A lovely night by the ... (continued) [read more]
This week has been manic with reviews. Starting out with the massive single by Grouplove and ending with the afro-beat classic by Sidi TourÃ©, it's definitely been a vintage week. Expect more of the same next week! Click the image below to check out our Spotify playlist. Review Links Jespa - Take A Stand EP - (link) Des Ark - Don't Rock The Boat, Sink The Fucker - (link) Anna Calvi - Anna Calvi - (link) Tennis - Cape Dory - (link) Everything Everything - Photosh... (continued) [read more]