What a whirlwind week of crazy happenings. First, congratulations to Warpaint on the release of their new EP Tuesday night at Echoplex. If the music gods are kind, we will be seeing a School of Seven Bells/Warpaint house party tour in 2009, beginning with our casa, por favor. And you'd be doing a huge disservice to your ears if you do not pick up a copy of their new EP sometime soon. It's
Local trio Nico Vega headlines the Troubadour tonight, and through today the band (signed to MySpace Records) is offering its "No Child Left Behind Behind" EP for free download -- on its MySpace page, naturally. Saint Motel is among the openers, as is a local outfit named Carlotta , a big chorus-packing quartet that just finished recording its debut album. ◊ ◊ ◊ Eastern Conference Champions swings back through town for shows Thursday at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana and Friday at the Knitting Factory. Don't think [...]
Eastern Conference Champions are on tour with Vast in support of their Suretone Records debut, AMERITOWN, produced by Brit-pop super-producer Owen Morris if Oasis/Verve production fame. The band's video for "The Box" has been seen more regulary on MTVu, MTV2, and elsewhere. The band will continue to tour for the rest of 2008, including performances at this years SXSW Music Festival. on the road: January 23rd The Bluebird Theater Denver, CO January 24th Suede Park City, UT January 25th The Grail Couer Dealene, ID January 26th Studio 7 Seattle, WA [...]
I denne tid hører man konstant ordet vinterdepression. Vejret er gråt, regnfuldt og koldt, og er allermest appelerende til indendørs aktiviteter - helst i form af varme boller og kakao. Vinteren er en træt årstid, for mange en uinspirerende og død tid. Man bliver sindssyg af det vejr. Apropos sindssyg, så tjek denne ekstremt flotte video. Der er tale om amerikanske Eastern Conference Champions og deres nummer The Box . Videoen er skrevet og instrueret af Elliot Jokelson og er lavet af Jesse Norton og hans [...]
One of my favorite music blogs - docopenhagen - posted this video and by golly it is so cool I've decided to do my part in the viral push of said coolness.
New video for "The Box" [...]