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Latest News From The Matablog

  • Steve Gunn : Tomorrow Night In Brooklyn (Everywhere Else, Shortly Afterwards)

    April 1st, 2015 at 12:40 pm by Gerard
    
    
    (Steve Gunn at the Mohawk, Austin TX, footage courtesy Pitchfork)
    
    
    
    
    (photo by Daniel Cavazos Foto)
    
    Steve Gunn and the Way Out Band will be appearing at Brooklyn's Baby's Alright tomorrow evening, Thursday April 2. Tickets are available here.   Further global dates are below, though please note the May 7 show in Indianapolis supporting Wilco has been cancelled. 
    
    Monday, May 4 –  The Pageant w/ Wilco, St. Louis MO *
    Tuesday, May 5 –  Taft Theatre w/ Wilco, Cincinnati OH *
    Wednesday, May 6 –  The Bishop, Bloomington IN
    Friday, May 8 – Iroquois Amphitheate, Louisville KY *
    Fri… Read more
  • PREMIERE: SHLOHMO "Dark Red"

    March 31st, 2015 at 11:07 am
    Ahead of it's official release next week on April 7th through True Panther, Shlohmo's "Dark Red" is now available to stream in its entirety over on NYTimes Press Play ---> HERE
    
    Merry Tuesday.
    
    
    
     
    
    TOUR DATES
    
    Mar 31 – Casbah – San Diego, CA
    Apr 1 – Crescent Ballroom – Phoenix, AZ
    Apr 2 – Sister – Albuquerque, NM
    Apr 3 – Parish – Austin, TX
    Apr 4 – Fitz (Upstairs) – Houston, TX
    Apr 5 – Trees – Dallas, TX
    Apr 6 – Republic – New Orleans, LA
    Apr 8 – U Street Music Hall – Washington, D.C.
    Apr 9 – Johnny Brenda’s – Philadelphia, PA
    Apr 11 – Irving Plaza – New York, NY
    Apr 12 – … Read more
  • PREMIERE: Tanlines "Invisible Ways"

    March 30th, 2015 at 3:06 pm
    Earlier today The FADER premiered "Invisible Ways" from upcoming album Highlights, out May 19th on True Panther Sounds. Tanlines' Jesse Cohen wrote about the recording of this particular song as part of "the Pittsburgh sessions" for Medium, as well as shared some exclusive photos. After you listen to the song, definitely check it out.
    
    
    
    
    
    (photo credit Columbine Goldsmith)
    
    2015 TOUR DATES - more coming soon ;(
    
    Thursday, May 14 - Bowery Ballroom, New York NY
    Monday, May 18 – Echoplex, Los Angeles CA
    
    Pre-order Highlights from the following :
    
    True Panther:
    *iTunes:
    *Amazon:
    … Read more
  • STREAM: "All The Rage Back Home (Panda Bear Remix)," North American Tour Dates Begin 4/8

    March 30th, 2015 at 12:47 pm
    
    
    This morning Interpol released Panda Bear's remix of "All The Rage Back Home" which can be streamed in full above.
    
    Casual reminder: On Record Store Day (Saturday, April 18) we’ll be releasing a 7″ of “Everything Is Wrong” b/w “What Is What” featuring cover art by Shepard Fairey (shown below) :
    
    
    
    Very soon, the band will be back on tour in North America, including a return to Coachella. A full list of dates below:
    
    Wednesday, April, 8 – Rialto Theatre, Tucson AZ
    Thursday, April, 9 – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay, San Diego CA
    Friday, April, 10 – Coachella Valley Music and Arts FRead more
  • CEREMONY : 'The L-Shaped Man' Coming May 19 ; Video Premiere for "The Separation" & "The Understanding

    March 26th, 2015 at 10:00 am
    
    
    ("The Separation" and "The Understanding", directed by Ross Thomas)
    
    
    
    Breakup albums mark a turning point for a band: the moment when their sound completely changes and reaches a new level of emotional clarity. All that heartbreak and malaise condensed into any single record often makes for a defining piece of work, no matter the genre. The best records explore the nooks and crannies of sadness, learning it inside and out - celebrating it.
    
    
    
    (photo by Shawn Brackbill)
    
    Ceremony's fifth studio album, 'The L-Shaped Man', uses singer Ross Farrar's recent breakup as a platform to e… Read more
  • ALGIERS - New Album In June, "Irony. Utility. Pretext." Video Premiere, US Dates With Interpol

    March 24th, 2015 at 1:17 pm
     
    
    "Irony. Utility. Pretext.", directed by Lamb & Sea
    
    
    An obsession with notions of historical struggle, not only over political power but also meaning and memory, led us to an interest in the former Yugoslavia. There you can find towering monuments of abstract art erected by Tito in an attempt to constitute a new identity rooted in political collectivity rather than ethnic particularity. In neighboring Bulgaria sprout an entirely different set of physical remainders of a deeply contested history. They stand imposing and forlorn dotted across the countryside, looming like decaying alien sp
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