Japandroids short-listed for ECHO Songwriting Prize
Awards season is stepping up with nominations left, right and centre - but for now lets focus on Canada and the ECHO Songwriting Prize - for which 405 favourites Japandroids are nominated (for 'The House That Heaven Built').
Joining Japandroids on the list are Kathleen Edwards, Dan Mangan, John K Samron and Sloan. We’ve lined up all the videos below for you to check out for yourselves. The winner will be announced on the 19th October
Keaton Henson has unveiled the beautiful video for 'Charon'. It was directed by Keaton, award winning director David Wilson and John Malcolm Moore. We featured Keaton Henson in our 'Heroes of January & February' album, which you can get by clicking here. [read more]
Today's Mix/Cover/Live + MP3 Roundup includes Wolfmother, Japandroids, Midnight Juggernauts & J Mascis. Remix MP3: Wolfmother - New Moon Rising (YACHT Remix) Cover MP3: J Mascis - The Boy With The Thorn In His Side (Smiths Cover) Live MP3: Japandroids - Young Hearts Spark Fire (Live) MP3 Of The Day! Midnight Juggernauts MP3: Midnight Juggernauts - This New Technology (Album Version) http://www.myspace.com/midnightjuggernauts [read more]
We interviewed him yesterday (link), our review of his new album will be up tomorrow and now he's unveiled a video for 'Sensations In The Dark'. We might as well just make this the official Gruff Rhys week at The 405. Tour Dates February 13 - The Gresham Hotel, Blackpool, UK (special album launch) 14 - Memorial Hall, Sheffield, UK 15 - Oran Mor, Glasgow, UK 17 - St Phillips, Manchester, UK 18 - The Kazimier, Liverpool, UK 19 - St Paulâs Church, Cambridge, UK 20 - ... (continued) [read more]