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 Norway’s breakthrough pop quintet Casiokids return to the UK for a full tour including shows at Camden’s Proud Galleries and a party with Little Boots as part of The Warehouse Project in Manchester. Recently tagged by excitable UK media as ‘the hottest tip since Hot Chip’ (NME), ‘most impressive’ (Guardian Guide) and ‘a Scandinavian sensation’ (The Independent) Casiokids have also pricked up the ears of UK stalwarts The Doves who upon hearing the last single, keenly requested the band support them on tour. Upcoming tour: OCTOBER 01 – Start the Bus, Bristol 02 – New Hero, Brighton 03 – Farmhouse, Canterbury 05 – Kasbah, Coventry 06 – Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh 07 – Korova, Liverpool 08 – Oakford Social Club, Reading 09 – West End Centre, Aldershot 10 – Proud Galleries, London 12 – University, Sheffield 13 – Fibbers, York 14 – Deaf Institute, Manchester www.myspace.com/casiokids Editors 'Papillon' is the brand new single from Editors, and will be released alongside (11th October) their new album 'In This Light And On This Evening' on the 12th of October. UK Tour 2009 October 07 - St. George's Market, Belfast 08 - Olympia, Dublin (SOLD OUT) 09 - Dolans, Limerick (SOLD OUT) 12 - Picture House, Edinburgh 13 - Barrowland, Glasgow 14 - Academy, Newcastle (SOLD OUT) 16 - Academy, Manchester (SOLD OUT) 17 - Academy, Leeds (SOLD OUT) 18 - UEA, Norwich (SOLD OUT) 19 - Colston Hall, Bristol (SOLD OUT) 21 - Hammersmith Apollo, London 22 - Academy, Sheffield 23 - Rock City, Nottingham (SOLD OUT) 25 - Civic, Wolverhampton 26 - Guildhall, Southampton (SOLD OUT) www.myspace.com/editorsmusic Our Brother The Native Our Brother The Native's latest LP, ‘Sacred Psalms’ (FatCat, 2009) is a gorgeous, mature, hope-catalysing record that sees the band's combined influences simultaneously increase tenfold and be transcended by their ingenuity and intent. Tangentially connected to the burgeoning freak folk and new noise communities, but perhaps closer to individualists such as High Places or Bird Show, ‘Sacred Psalms’ is a great new album by a band who – amidst an ocean of derivitive/ generic copyists – really are finding their own voices and doing something a little bit different. We believe they fully deserve your attention. Featuring current core members Josh Bertram (vocals, guitar, saxophone, piano, banjo, organ, synth, drums /percussion, programming/samples/noise) and Chaz Knapp (vocals, guitar, banjo), the band's creative process has been a mixture of working individually in isolation, sending material and ideas back and forth across the internet, and occasionally coming together to rehearse, record and tour. 16th Oct - 4AD, Diksmuide, Belgium 18th Oct - Trix, Antwerpen, Belgium 19th Oct - TBC, Clermont-Ferrand, France 20th Oct - Ground Zero, Lyon, France 23rd Oct - SWN Festival, Cardiff, United Kingdom 24th Oct - The Croft, Bristol, United Kingdom 25th Oct - The Freebutt, Brighton, United Kingdom 26th Oct - Luminaire, London, United Kingdom w/ ZUN ZUN EGUI + Freeze Puppy 27th Oct - Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh, United Kingdom 28th Oct - Captain's Rest, Glasgow, United Kingdom 31st Oct - Le Lieu Unique (Soy Festival), Nantes, France www.myspace.com/ourbrotherthenative Iggy Pop & The Stooges To celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Don't Look Back season, in which All Tomorrow's Parties asks artists to perform classic albums in their entirety (beginning with The Stooges performing Fun House at the Hammersmith Apollo), and also as part of this year's 10 Years Of ATP celebrations, ATP concerts is very proud to present: IGGY & THE STOOGES performing RAW POWER in its entirety supported by SUICIDE performing SUICIDE (first lp) with more special guests to be confirmed! London Hammersmith Apollo 2nd and 3rd May 2009 On Sale: Friday 18th September 10am Tickets for these two very special shows are priced at £30 + booking fee and go on sale this Friday 18th September at 10am from www.seetickets.com
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