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.
Today's Mix/Cover/Live includes Sia, Deerhoof, Broken Social Scene & Best Coast. MP3: Sia - Clap Your Hands (Diplo Remix) http://www.myspace.com/siamusic MP3: Deerhoof â Hitch Hike (LiLiPUT Cover) http://www.myspace.com/deerhoof MP3: Broken Social Scene - Swimmers (Live) http://www.myspace.com/brokensocialscene MP3: Best Coast - Far Away http://www.myspace.com/bestycoasty [read more]
The Stooges are working on another album that no one will reach for before Fun House after it's over a week old, but this time Iggy Pop won't be on it. Iggy wanted to take a year off, so the band are going to try and replace the irreplaceable with a slew of guest stars. [read more]
Girls Names Buffalo Bar // 4th May 2011 Lots of bands make a lo-fi jangly pop rocket these days but few do it as well as Girls Names and testament to that is a recent EP released on the much-adored and consistently impressive Captured Tracks label. Thisll be good. Click here to buy tickets You can visit Girls Names by heading to myspace.com/girlsnames Other Gigs 03/05/11: Francois and the Atlas Mountains Ten Feet Tall// Click here to buy tickets 05/05/11: And S... (continued) [read more]