5 DAYS OF GIVEAWAYS – DAY 1 THE NATIONAL

The lucky winner of THE NATIONAL prize pack is: Judith Gammie.
Runners up are: Ari Canato, David Hume, Giselle Nguyen

Congrats everyone, look out for your prizes in the mail! Stay tuned for tomorrow’s giveaway!

To celebrate the launch of our brand new blog, we are giving away a prize pack every day over the next five days! Head over to our Facebook page to enter and keep your eye on the blog for the daily prize details and winner announcements.

DAY 1

Today’s prize pack is all about THE NATIONAL.

One lucky winner will receive this The National prize pack, which contains:

  • TERRIBLE LOVE 7″ SINGLE
  • BLOODBUZZ OHIO 7″ SINGLE
  • APARTMENT STORY 7″ SINGLE

And three runners up will each receive a copy of the BLOODBUZZ OHIO 7″, the first single taken from the band’s latest album High Violet, out now through 4AD / Remote Control.


Head over to our Facebook page to enter and keep your eye on the blog for the daily prize details and winner announcements.

MP3: THE NATIONAL – ‘TWENTY MILES TO NH PT 2′ (COVER)

The National cover The Philistines Jr. whom they have worked with in the past. The Philistines Jr. have recruited a stack of bands to record covers and remixes of their 2010 album If a Band Plays in the Woods.

The National are in the country very soon as part of Harvest Festival.

The National – ‘Twenty Miles to NH Part 2 (The Philistines Jr. cover)’ [mp3]

[info via Pitchfork]

The National – High Violet is out now via 4AD/Remote Control

High Violet - The National

 

RC ARTISTS NOMINATED FOR THE AGE EG AWARDS

Voting for the 2011 AGE EG AWARDS is now open & we are stoked that the following amazing Remote Control artists are up for an award:

BEST NEW TALENT: Oscar + Martin; Sand Pebbles
BEST FEMALE: Jane Badler
BEST ALBUM: Sand Pebbles – Dark Magic
BEST SONG: Oscar + Martin – ‘Do the Right Thing’; Sand Pebbles – ‘Occupied Europe’; Teeth & Tongue – Unfamiliar Skirts
BEST VICTORIAN/LOCAL GROUP: Black Cab; Sand Pebbles
BEST TOUR: Swans (Forum/East Brunswick Club); the National (Palais/Falls)

View full nominees list here.

VOTE NOW

THE NATIONAL ANNOUNCE PERTH & ADELAIDE DATES


THE NATIONAL
HARVEST FESTIVAL 2011 SIDESHOWS


Tuesday 15 November
Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide
Thursday 17 November – Metro City, Perth

THE NATIONAL HARVEST FESTIVAL 2011

Saturday 12 Nov –
Werribee Park, Melbourne
Sunday 13 Nov – Parramatta Park, Sydney
Saturday 19 Nov - Botanical Gardens, Brisbane

For more info on Harvest Festival click here.


The National – High Violet is out now
via 4AD/ Remote Control
High Violet - The National