MICACHU & THE SHAPES ‘NEVER’ VIDEOS

Micachu & the Shapes have been beavering away over the past few months in their east London studio making music videos for EVERY track on their new album ‘NEVER’.
Prepare to have your mind well and truly boggled.

Micachu took Dazed & Confused on a tour around her studio aka a metal container in the Docklands. Watch the video below.

Never, Micachu & The Shapes

 

NEVER is out now via Rough Trade/Remote Control

Never - Micachu & The Shapes

 

JAMIE XX LIVE TO AIR MIX

Ahead of sell-out shows in Melbourne and Sydney,The xx joined Triple R’s Luke Pocock in the studio for a chat during Set it Out before Jamie xx took to the stage for an intimate DJ set in front of 200 lucky Triple R Subscribers.

If you missed Jamie’s live to air mix on Triple R last night you can stream it here.

The xx new album Coexist is out 7 September via Young Turks/Remote Control.

GRIMES PLAYING AT MEREDITH

Remote Control & Penny Drop are proud to announce that Grimes is coming to Australia for the first time ever as part of the 22nd Meredith Music Festival.

Named by NME as the #1 Most Exciting Band To Watch In 2012, Grimes’ record Visions was released earlier this year via 4AD / Remote Control.

The Meredith Music Festival ballot opens Wednesday the 18th of July. It’s quick, easy & free to enter. Visit www.mmf.com.au before 10pm Sunday the 12th of August 2012, and follow the ensuing prompts.

NEW MUSIC FROM THE XX!

“It’s been a long time since we’ve played you anything new. This song is called Angels, it is the first single from our new album, Coexist. We’ve been playing this song live recently, so it feels good to share with you the version we’ve been working on for so long. We hope you like it. xx The xx”

Click below to listen to their new single ‘Angels’.

JOE MCKEE ANNOUNCES ALBUM LAUNCH TOUR

Joe McKee, the former front-man of acclaimed group Snowman, has announced an album launch tour. Catch Joe perform in Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Perth this August.

JOE MCKEE ‘BURNING BOY’ ALBUM LAUNCH TOUR AUGUST 2012

FRI 10 – ESTONIAN CLUB, NORTH ADELAIDE
with Steering By Stars
SAT 11 – GRACE DARLING, MELBOURNE
with Melodie Nelson
THU 16 – PADDINGTON UNITING CHURCH, SYDNEY
with Melodie Nelson
FRI 24 – THE ROSEMOUNT, PERTH
with Melodie Nelson

First single ‘Darling Hills’ is a lush, cinematic track inspired by McKee’s hometown of The Darling Hills, 35km south of Perth.

Watch the gorgeous video for ‘Darling Hills’, directed by Liam Saint-Pierre, and get yourself a free download of the track below.

DARLING HILLS from Liam Saint-Pierre on Vimeo.

 

Burning Boy is out now via Dot Dash / Remote Control.
Burning Boy - Joe McKee