Drawing inspiration from both The Beatles and The Stones, to contemporary artists such as The Strokes and Kings of Leon, these beasts throw a great party for every rocker with a weak spot for pop melodies.
ZXZW 2008 Act ‘Go Back To The Zoo’ released a new video.
With the Helsinki based Pintandwefall and Bonaparte from Berlin the first fifty bands are confirmed for ZXZW 2009!
Bonaparte will play on the Tuesday, so keep that in mind when you want to see this freak show. The all-girl band from Finland, Pitandwefall are scheduled for Wednesday.
Keep an eye on www.zxzw.nl for further updates and confirmations.
Indie uberhero Jarvis Cocker’s new album will be produced by celebrated crank Steve Albini. The unlikely partnership blossomed while Cocker was in Chicago last July for the Pitchfork Music Festival. The former Pulp man, band in tow, called in at Albini’s Electrical Audio studio to run through a few new numbers. read more.
Sounds like a boring emo band, but actually it’s some very cool indie. Check out their Rupert Murdochspace.
Listen up you indie kids. Slaraffenland will play Cul de Sac tonight. Slaraffenland expertly expands on the guitar-bass-drums standard with bras and woodwind instruments, various racket-makers, and transfixing gang vocals. Most of them childhood friends or even twins, they ve spent years developing a sound that conjures everything from tumbling jazz to noise to melodious addictive building rock and pop. Animal Collective meets This Heat. It’s free so be there!!