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Latest News From The Matablog

  • THIS SUNDAY: 'THE FIRST TIME WITH...' JOSH HOMME

    July 11th, 2014 at 2:15 pm
    Tune in this Sunday for a new episode of 'The First Time With...' where Matt Everitt speaks to Josh Homme from Queens Of The Stone Age.
    
    
    This interview will be streaming in full 8am EST/1pm GMT on June 13th HERE.
    
    2014 WORLD TOUR: tickets here
    07/08/14 – Ottawa, ON – Ottawa Bluesfest 07/09/14 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre 07/12/14 – Bangor, ME – Cross Insurance Center 07/13/14 – Albany, NY – The Palace Theatre 07/14/14 – Providence, RI – Providence Performing Arts Center 07/16/14 – Port Chester, NY – Capitol Theatre 07/17/14 – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion 07/18/14 – Roc… Read more
  • VIDEO : Interpol - "All The Rage Back Home"

    July 9th, 2014 at 2:35 pm by Gerard
    Having premiered just a few minutes ago on Radio One's Zane Lowe program, Triple J and a number of major US radio outlets, here's the first video from Interpol's forthcoming 'El Pintor',  "All The Rage Back Home", directed by Paul Banks and Sophia Peer. 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    upcoming US dates : 
    
    08/01 - Lollapalooza, Chicago IL (sold out)
    08/20  - Marquee Theatre, Tempe AZ
    08/21 - The Pool at The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas NV 
    8/23 - FYF Fest, Los Angeles CA
    10/3 - Austin City Limits Festival, Austin TX (sold out)
    10/10 - Austin City Limits Festival, Austin TX  
    
    Preorder from The Matador StoRead more
  • QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE PRESENT “THE END OF THE ROAD” HALLOWEEN BASH AT THE FORUM

    July 7th, 2014 at 11:26 am
    
    
    Just announced: Queens of the Stone Age are taking over Halloween Night at The Forum in Los Angeles. This concert-party is the final addition to the globe-pummeling...Like Clockwork tour. The night will include pagan festivities and sideshow attractions such as SuicideGirls and the Blackout Haunted House. The Kills, JD McPherson and Nick Oliveri's Uncontrollable will support. Fans are also encouraged to vie for the title of King and Queen of Halloween during a costume competition.
    
    Presale begins Wednesday, July 9 with public sale opening Friday, July 11 at 10am PDT. For more information… Read more
  • Roasted pepper salad

    July 6th, 2014 at 5:38 pm by Patrick
    
    
    Take whole bell peppers, as many different colors as you like, and put them on a grill or under the broiler, turning with tongs until the skin blisters and blackens all over. About 2 minutes per side - some peppers have many sides, some have four.
    
    Seal the blistered peppers in ziplok bags for 10 minutes. Remove and peel with your hands - the skin should come off easily. Do NOT rinse or wash the outside of the peppers as you peel them: they will lose flavor. When you have gotten as much of the skin off as possible - it does not need to be all of it - place a sieve or colander above a bow… Read more
  • The Young : In Session On WFMU Today, On Tour In September

    July 1st, 2014 at 11:10 am by Gerard
    
    
    While preparing for the August 26 release of their 3rd album, the riff monstrous 'Chrome Cactus', The Young visited NYC last week.  In additional to Friday's show with Endless Boogie and VBA, the quartet guest DJ'd for Newtown Radio's Mxd Signals, shot a video for "Cry Of Tin" (coming soon) and recorded a session for WFMU's "Three Chord Monte" that's on today at approx. 2pm (stream it at wfmu.org)
    
    Shortly after 'Chrome Cactus' hits shelves, The Young are back on the road for the following dates :
    
    Fri-Aug-29    Los Angeles CA     Los Globos (w/ Milk 'n' Cookies and Lamps)
    Sat-Aug-30 … Read more
  • Majical Cloudz : Tim Hecker Remix of "Savage"

    July 1st, 2014 at 10:43 am by Gerard
    
    
    
    
    (photos by Greg Haerling)
    
    A remix of Majical Cloudz' "Savage" by Tim Hecker premiered yesterday at Billboard ;  download it here :
    
    
    
    
    Previously announced dates including a run of enormodome shows supporting Lorde are below :
    
    SUMMER HEADLINE & FESTIVAL DATES
    
    06/06/14    New York, NY            Pitchfork Nightcap at Webster Hall
    07/11/14    Saugerties, NY          The Hudson Project Festival
    07/19/14    Toronto, ON               TIME Festival
    07/20/14    Chicago, IL                 Pitchfork Festival
    07/26/14    Guelph, ON                Hillside Festival
    
    NORTH AME… Read more