Today's 'News In Brief' features Lounge On The Farm, A Place To Bury Strangers, This Town Needs Guns & The Slits. The Lounge On The Farm (of 9-11th July 2010) is looking pretty good this year. Check this lot out: Martha Reeves & The Vandellas / Toots & The Maytals / DJ Yoda / Courtney Pine / Fionn Regan / Kitty, Daisy & Lewis / Tunng / Crazy World of Arthur Brown / Thomas Gandey (Cagedbaby) / Male Bonding / Gaggle / Man Like Me / King Charles / Circulus / Jesca Hoop / Treetop Flyers / Your Twenties / Don Letts / The Glimmers / J*Star / Raf Daddy (Two Bears) / Vadoinmessico / Xylaroo / 6 Day Riot / Cats And Cats And Cats / Cocos Lovers / Elephants / Gaolers Daughter / Cha Cha / Polka Party / Two Wounded Birds / Hobo Jones & The Junkyard Dogs / Intensified / Krissy & The Jackdaws / Slap Alice / Natasha Davies. TICKET INFORMATION: www.ticketline.co.uk / 0844 888 9991 Adult weekend £95 Youth weekend [13-18] £75 Kids weekend £45 Family weekend £210 [2 adults + 2 children under 13] Day Tickets will be released in May.
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This Town Needs Guns This Town Needs Guns have announced some European/US/Japanese/UK tour dates! They're as follows: TUE 27/04 CLUB FANDANGO OSAKA, JPN * WED 28/04 APOLLO THEATRE NAGOYA, JPN * FRI 30/04 O-NEST TOKYO, JPN * WED 19/05 SOUND CITY LIVERPOOL, UK THU 20/05 THE FLAPPER BIRMINGHAM, UK ^ FRI 21/05 THE HARLEY SHEFFIELD, UK ^ SAT 22/05 THE BORDERLINE LONDON, UK ^ SAT 29/05 BLED FESTIVAL HOWELL, MI $ SUN 30/05 THE GRIST MILL WATERLOO, ON $ TUES 01/06 SNEAKY DEES TORONTO, ON $ WED 02/06 CASA DEL POPOLO MONTREAL, ON $ THU 03/06 GREAT SCOTT BOSTON, MA $ FRI 04/06 SOUTHPAW BROOKLYN, NY $ SAT 05/06 THE FIRE PHILADELPHIA, PA $ MON 07/06 BLACK CAT BACKSTAGE WASHINGTON, DC $ TUES 08/06 LOCAL 506 CHAPEL HILL, NC $ WED 09/06 MASQUERADE PURGATORY ALANTA. GA $ THU 10/06 SKULL ALLEY LOUISVILLE, KY $ FRI 11/06 LEMP ARTS CENTER ST LOUIS, MO $ SAT 12/06 BEAT KITCHEN CHICAGO, IL $ w/ Contemporary Noise Sextet + The Cabs ^ w/ Six Gallery $ w/ Native
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The Slits The Slits have announced UK/European tour dates for May! European Tour dates May, 2010 6/5 Dublin Crawdaddy Ireland 7/5 Manchester Moho Live UK 8/5 Newcastle The Cluny UK 9/5 Glasgow ABC2 UK 10/5 Liverpool The Loft UK 11/5 London Islington Academy UK 12/5 Oxford Academy 2 UK 13/5 Brighton The Great Escape UK 14/5 Utrecht Ekko Holland 15/5 Groningen Vera Holland 16/5 Copenhagen Loppen Denmark 18/5 Stockholm Strand Sweeden 20/5 Berlin White Trash Germany 21/5 Koln MTC Germany 22/5 Turin Spazio Italy 23/5 Rome Roads to Ruins Festival Italy 25/5 Athens Venue TBC Greece 27/5 Paris Café Le Dance France 28/5 Barcelona Primavera Spain
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A Place To Bury Strangers will release their five track Ego Death EP on 24th May. The EP’s title track is taken from their recent critically acclaimed studio album Exploding Head and was recorded at the band’s Brooklyn headquarters Death By Audio. The EP will be available as a download from 24th May and as a ltd edition 12” which will be on sale exclusively at the band’s upcoming shows. UK Dates with support from Crocodiles May 18th - Hare and Hounds, Birmingham - 0871 230 0010 / www.seetickets.com May 19th - The Harley, Sheffield - 0114 275 2288 / www.wegottickets.com May 20th - Arts Centre, Norwich - 01603 660 352 / www.norwichartscentre.co.uk May 22nd - Stag & Dagger, Glasgow - 0844 847 2487 May 23rd - Deaf Institute, Manchester - http://www.gigsandtours.com May 25th - Heaven, London - http://www.livenation.co.uk/artist/a-place-to-bury-strangers-tickets