In celebration of its 10th anniversary, MGMT have announce a vinyl reissue of their seminal Time to Pretend EP.Read More
Google premiered its new Android phone today: the Nexus 6P. Fans of Joywave, however, will notice an important detail. Google has featured "Tongues ft. Kopps" as music for their new announcement video.
Joywave has released part two of their blog for Huffington Post, "Why Be Credible When You Can Be Incredible?".Read More
Last Friday at Brighton Music Hall, Fenway Recordings achieved a milestone: its 300th Sessions Show. Fenway artist The Cribs detoured from the UK to join Boston fans at Brighton Music Hall. The band has been touring in support of their recent release, For All My Sisters.
"When the White Horse Takes Me Away", originally a harp-driven, acoustic jam, has been electrified, laden with synths, and transformed into a danceable disco single.Read More
It’s what got us through and we’ve definitely have had a bit of a roller coaster of a time with it at times. I think that having each other is one of the things that makes us dogged and diligent and has kept us solid like that.
Gary Jarman has done an interview with Vanyaland in preparation for The Cribs's show at Brighton Music Hall this evening. In the interview, Jarman opens up about playing in an abandoned mill, why family bands don't succeed, and what it was like to record with The Cars' Ric Ocasek.
Read more at Vanyaland and purchase tickets for tonight's show below:
At their Theatre Fairmont show in Montreal, The Cribs unleashed a special treat for fans. The band often projects a video of Lee Ranaldo, co-founder of Sonic Youth, to open their song "Be Safe". However, this performance was one-of-a-kind: Ranaldo joined them live onstage.
Read more about the once in a lifetime event below:
Mandie Molina of Chicago Now has shared a glowing live review of The Cribs.Read More
MGMT's Benjamin Goldwasser and Andrew VanWyngarden have been featured in an art installation by Black Bananas frontwoman, Jennifer Herrema.Read More
"I had DJ'd a goth/industrial club in Rochester several times throughout 2012 and 2013 (with our now tour manager Bud) and the patrons there were always fascinating. I remember playing that 'they will not control/degraaaaaaade us' Muse song and everyone losing their minds. We wanted to capture a bit of that spirit as well."
Joywave has posted the first part of their Huffington Post series, "Why Be Credible When You Can Be Incredible?". The series is a track-by-track guide through the band's new LP, complete with recording tips, industry insights, and an outrageous sense of humor. The first article covers the opener, "Somebody New".
Read about the song, the hand-painted purple studio in which it was recorded, and more:
The Cribs have shared a new track via Noisey/Vice this morning. The track is titled "Wish I Knew You In The 90s" and will be on an upcoming 7" release (UK only). For the rest of us, stream the track over on Noisey now.
"We were all brothers and from a small town. I never saw us as being part of the rock’n’roll scene. I just thought we were gonna be an anomaly.”Read More
Joywave has posted the first article in their new Huffington Post series, "Why Be Credible When You Can Be Incredible?".Read More
Happy to announce we've teamed up with Communion Music to co-host their monthly club night coming to Boston this September! The first club night will take place on September 8 at Brighton Music Hall (the long-time home of our Fenway Recordings Sessions series) and features performances from Photocomfort, Conrad Sewell, Freedom Fry, The Franklin Electric, Abadabad and a special DJ set from our very own DJ Carbo!
Tickets and more info here: http://bit.ly/FRxCommunion
"Soooo....after all the waiting, we are so happy (and relieved) to FINALLY be able to announce the first wave of shows on the UK leg of the "For All My Sisters" tour! We have been going crazy waiting to get on a real UK tour, and these first 2 shows are gonna be really important gigs for us." - The Cribs
Barrowland, Glasgow – Tue Oct 20 Roundhouse, London – Wed Oct 28
More dates will be added soon!
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The Cribs are very excited to announce that they will be touring the U.S this September. The dates are included below. Go to http://www.thecribs.com/ for the full list! "We love you USA, and are really excited to say that we will be spending the whole of September with you guys this year! And Canada! Our last US tour was so much fun that we have been really hassling our management and label to get back out to you ASAP, so check out the tour dates and let's meet up and have fun.
Love, The Cribs"
What was planned to be a lunch/interview with the Guardian became a hilarious attempt to create a clay model of a soul icon. The band was enthusiastic as always in taking on the task!
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