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.
Best Coast will be coming to the UK for the first time in May playing a string of dates up and down the country, including the Camden Crawl and the Great Escape in Brighton. With a string of 7â releases under their belt, the band are aiming to release their debut album later this year. May live dates 01/05 - London, Camden Crawl 02/05 - Oxford Jericho Tavern 03/05 - Southampton Joiners Arms 04/05 - London Madame Jojos â White Heat 05/05 - Bristol Louisiana 06/0... (continued) [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]
Today's roundup includes CasioKids,Editors,Our Brother The Native and Iggy Pop. *Remember! The news roundup gets updated throughout the day, so make sure you come back later for more news! CasioKids October sees Norwayâs breakthrough pop quintet Casiokids return to the UK for a full tour including shows at Camdenâs Proud Galleries and a party with Little Boots as part of The Warehouse Project in Manchester. Recently tagged by excitable UK media as âthe hottest tip sin... (continued) [read more]