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Fimbar Bravo - Life After Doomsday (Stubborn Heart...
Here’s an exciting (and exclusive) Fimbar Bravo tune for you to listen to. Life After Doomsday is from Fimber Bravo’s debut solo album “Con-Fusion” which is out now (and brilliant), and the original has been twisted into something very nice indeed from Stubborn Heart. Take a listen below. He plays a headline show (with the awesome Totem in support) at The Waiting Room...
When Saints Go Machine - Infinity Pool Stream
The new When Saints Go Machine record is one of the year’s best so far and an album with plenty of depth to dig into. Infinity Pool is streaming via Pitchfork right now so head over there and get to know it before their show with us on the 29th of May - you can lose yourself to some trippy graphics while you listen too… http://pitchfork.com/advance/118-infinity-pool/
Jagwar Ma - Man I Need Video
Jagwar Ma’s debut record is one of our most eagerly anticipated for a while. Their brilliant single Man I Need has been on heavy rotation here at EYOE and we were excited to see a video for the tune pop up online late yesterday. Have a watch via the below link… http://vevo.ly/147DTcj
Tribes - Wish to Scream Out Today
Today marks the release of the new Tribes record Wish to Scream. We’ve been blasting it here at Eat Your Own Ears ever since a stream surfaced last week and can’t wait for their Roundhouse launch show next week. Hotly tipped Wolf Alice and Superfood support, making it a bill that really ought not to be missed! Stream Wish to Stream via NME below, or grab it now via iTunes, Spotify or...
Field Day Radio Episode 14 - Village Mentality...
Another episode of Field Day Radio is up and this one is a Village Mentality special. It’s a fun episode featuring a great selection of music and an exclusive chat with Wild Nothing. Have a listen below and ready yourself for next weekend’s festival!
Stage Times for Field Day
Excitement is building for next weekend’s Field Day. Check out the complete stage times above!
Night+Day in Lisbon
Not sure what to expect from Night+Day next month? This beautifully shot video of the Lisbon leg offers up a lovely taster of what to expect. We’re getting very excited now and the line-up - Solange, Mount Kimbie, Polica, Kindness, Jamie xx (DJ), Benji B (DJ), Sampha (DJ) - promises to provide some sweltering music. Tickets: http://www.eatyourownears.com/events/the-xx-night-and-day/
Jagwar Ma in June
Anticipation for Jagwar Ma’s debut record Howlin has reached fever pitch at EYOE HQ. The band have been responsible for two of our favourite songs in recent times with The Throw and Man I Need (Come Save Me is brilliant too) and the record should be one of the year’s best. They are over in June to play XOYO just after that record drops. You can grab tickets for that show here:...
Vessels - Attica (Live at the Garage)
Vessels are one of the best live acts of the past few years and we’re delighted to have them back at Cargo on the 3rd of June. If you haven’t seen them live before you can get a taster for what to expect via this very nice live take of Attica at the Garage recently. Have a look above…
J Marinetti Mix for Rinse/Lucky Me
Here’s a great mix to kick off the weekend from J Marinetti who we had supporting that Atoms for Peace show a while back, and who we’ve roped in for more in support of Neneh and Oscar who bring their party to the Shacklewell Arms next week. Listen below to a mix he made for Lucky Me/Rinse FM.
These New Puritans - Fragment Two
The trail to These New Puritans’ new album starts here with Fragment Two, a sombre, lilting tune big on prettiness and guile. For a bit of bonus reading take a glance at their interview with Pitchfork about that new record here: http://pitchfork.com/features/update/9128-these-new-puritans/
Pinkunoizu - Second Amendment Stream
We’ve got the excellent Pinkunoizu playing for us on the 15th of May at Electrowerkz. The band also just dropped their latest EP for Full Time Hobby called Second Amendment. The EP is out this week and ranks as one of the very best we’ve heard this year - reviews have agreed so far too, particular this great 8/10 on The 405. But don’t take our word for it, stream the whole...
The xx - Angels (live from Night+Day Lisbon)
The xx kicked off their series of Night+Day events in Lisbon over the weekend. By all accounts it was an amazing start. Get a taste for it by watching a nice fan video of Angels above, a song whose universal sentiment has translated to mass singalongs across the globe over the past months. We’re looking forward to the London leg, which you can buy tickets for here.
Tim Burgess Field Day Radio Special
Field Day Radio Episode 13 Fresh from spinning some tracks at R Stevie Moore last night, we’re greeting the morning with an excellent radio show courtesy of Field Day Radio and Tim Burgess. Episode 13 is a Tim Burgess Special, with Tim in the studio selecting his favourite music and giving exclusive acoustic performances of his songs ‘The Doors Of Then’ and ‘The Economy’. Tim discusses...
Neneh Cherry & Afrika Baby Bam x Four Tet
We love it when EYOE acts team up and this one is a particular recent highlight. The tune is a new one from Neneh Cherry (& Afrika Baby Bam) which is produced by Four Tet. We’ve got Four Tet at Field Day this year and Neneh is back with Oscar Scheller to raise a bit of a party at the Shacklewell Arms later on this month. For a taster of what to expect listen to a mix from Neneh and...
Chilly Gonzales x Random Access Memories Vid
We’re lucky enough to have two nights of Chilly Gonzales this week, one last night, and one tonight - for which there are still tickets. We didn’t even have to stay up all night. Daft Punk, the world’s most high profile lucksters, have got Chilly on their album and have the man himself chatting about melodies on the new record and his own contribution in the video above. Have a...
The xx in Time Out
R Stevie Moore on Marc Riley
The ever entertaining R Stevie Moore is in London playing for us on Thursday (at Cargo). He offered up a session for Marc Riley last night on 6 Music and it was very good indeed. Listen to that again here. For a bit of bonus material check out R Stevie Moore enjoying himself at Field Day last year!
Jagwar Ma - Man I Need
Jagwar Ma are prepping their debut LP “Howlin’” and have let another song go - this one is called Man I Need and clocks in at nearly 10 minutes. Settle in below…
Local Natives - Sun Hands (Coachella 2013...
We’ve read a lot of Coachella reports pinpointing Local Natives closer Sun Hands as one of the best moments of this year’s festival. Take a watch/listen of some stream footage above for some conclusive proof. We’ve had some amazing moments to Local Natives live over the past year or so and look forward to having them back later on in 2013. They hit Brixton on October 17th and...
Watch a whole concert from Chilly Gonzales
Or should that be concerto? Chilly Gonzales has always flirted between notions of classical and pop music. One thing not in doubt is the quality of his Solo Piano output and the above film showcases an entire piano show from the man. It gives you more than a taste of what to expect from Chilly’s very special Solo Piano shows with us on the 30th April and 1st of May. There’s still a...
The return of These New Puritans
We’re very excited to announce the return of These New Puritans with a London show scheduled for Heaven on the 19th of June. Tickets go onsale tomorrow (Thursday) and you can watch a trailer for their newly announced album on their website too…
Mt Warning - Forward Miles (video)
There’s a tingle of summer in the air in London and this new one from Mt Warning could be one of its signature 2013 jams. Zane Lowe gave it a spin last night as his Next Hype too. Catch them at the Shacklewell (22nd May) and Field Day.
R Stevie Moore TV
The R Stevie Moore Video World is one of the best YouTube channels around. The channel is dedicated to combing the history of R Stevie Moore’s video output and bringing it all together for one colourful, trippy collection. His RSMTV playlist jumps around the R Stevie Moore oeuvre and selects some of his very best songs and videos. Watch (or listen) to the playlist above as we prepare to...
Field Day Radio with Mount Kimbie, Bugged Out and...
This episode features an exclusive in depth interview with London’s hottest electronic duo of the moment Mount Kimbie, plus brand new music from their forthcoming Warp Records release ‘Cold Spring Fault Less Youth’. We also chat to Johnno Burgess, the man behind the pulsating and not-to-miss Bugged Out! tent about working with Daft Punk, Chemical Brothers and how Bugged Out! all began. We are...
East India Youth Tonight!
Sweet Baboo Album Stream
We’ve been spinning the Sweet Baboo album a lot since it appeared as a stream on The Line of Best Fit. It’s a real gem, packed full of indie-pop charm and tunes. He plays for us next Tuesday, which is unsurprisingly sold out. Keep your eyes on our twitter @eatyourownears for the latest info on new shows though… Listen: Sweet Baboo LP Stream.
New names added to Unknown
Field Day affiliated festival Unknown have announced some hot new names for the Croatia-based soiree late this summer. The names include The Horrors, Factory Floor, Lulu James, Jagwar Ma, Clean Bandit (whose excellent single Mozart’s House is out this week) and many more! Head over to www.unknowncroatia.com for more details and full line-up.
Watch The xx's full Coachella set
You can watch The xx’s full set at Coachella above, and it was a pretty special one too. The trio were joined by Solange at once point to cover Aaliyah’s Hot like Fire. Brilliant stuff… Have a look above and buy tickets to The xx’s Night + Day below. http://www.ticketweb.co.uk/event/night-and-day-the-xx/30061
R Stevie Moore introduces his Cargo show
We have legend R Stevie Moore playing for us at Cargo on the 2nd of May. Watch a special video he made for us above as he introduces the show and gets the excitement going.
LA band Hands are coming over for free show at The Shacklewell on May 2nd. We’re excited to see them in the flesh, especially based on the quality of this live take on their song ‘Magic Fingers’ (watch, above). Their record Synesthesia is out on the 30th of April on Kill Rock Stars and you can watch a great video behind the scenes of that release here.
Field Day Radio Episode 11
Field Day Radio is back for another installment. This time the show features an exclusive in-depth interview with Stealing Sheep, who introduce us to their songwriting process and explain how the creativity of Liverpool has shaped them. Plus, find out how one of them even managed to jam (on a Kazoo) with a certain Liverpool legend… There is also music from Field Day favourites Vondelpark, Thomas...
Adam Green & Binki Shapiro - The Nighttime Stopped...
We’ve got the excellent Adam Green & Binki Shapiro in town tonight and just stumbled on this nice session from Fake DIY. The duo play The Nighttime Stopped Bleeding from their self-titled record and it sounds very nice indeed.
Rachel Zeffira - To Here Knows When (Live)
Here’s a stunning take on To Here Knows When from Rachel Zeffira, live at Abbey Road. Zeffira really excels over the backdrop of strings and woodwind. She performs for us tomorrow at Union Chapel and we’re very excited indeed.
Tribes - The Man In Me
In the run up to their new record Wish to Scream Tribes have been recording some live sessions. Above is a terrific take on Dylan’s The Man in Me. Have a look above and catch Tribes at the Roundhouse on May 29th.
Vondelpark + East India Youth Tonight
We’re very very excited about Vondelpark at Bush Hall tonight. Seabed is an early contender for one of the albums of the year (it came out this week) and gushing reviews are already coming in. Our favourite so far is this one from Dummy. Have a read.
Superfood - Superfood
We recently confirmed Superfood as support for Tribes alongside the brilliant Wolf Alice. Superfood’s very first song debuted on Zane Lowe’s show last night, a lofty start and one fully backed up by the bravado in this first song…
Eat Your Own Ears April 2013 (Spotify Mix)
We’ve got an exciting April lined up for shows in London, including two with Chvrches (above), Chilly Gonzales, Vondelpark, Steve Mason and many more. To help get your ears around the month we’ve made a Spotify playlist that scans very nicely indeed. The suns shining right now in London and there’s a definite Spring vibe to the mix too, listen below…
TEEN YouTube Mix
We’ve got TEEN propping up our Easter Weekend plans with an exciting free show at the Shacklewell. Fronted by Teeny Lieberson (formerly Here We Go Magic) the band are one of our favourite discoveries over the past year or so. We roped them in to picking out some songs for us ahead of Saturday’s show and they cover an awful lot of ground, from Led Zep, to a ripping song by The Men,...
R Stevie Moore 1st May
We’re delighted to have R Stevie Moore back in London again this May. He was a big highlight of Field Day last year and we listen to his retrospective Lo Hi Fives (released via O’Genesis last year) on a weekly basis. Tickets for this one are onsale now. http://www.wegottickets.com/event/213390
Field Day Radio 10, featuring Ginger Baker
Field Day Radio Episode 10 Field Day Radio is back for a tenth show, and this time features an exclusive, in-depth interview with legendary rock drummer Ginger Baker, who is renowned for his work with seminal bands Cream and Blind Faith as well as with Afrobeat creator Fela Kuti. In this interview he takes us on an incredible journey through his life: back to his school days when he used...
Rough Trade x Field Day Compilation
Field Day and Rough Trade have teamed up for a very special compilation album. The double disc, out on Record Store Day, has been put together by Field Day and Eat Your Own Ears man Tom Baker and is full of classics from acts on the 2013 bill including Animal Collective, Bat For Lashes, Django Django, Four Tet (Official), Savages, Solange, TNGHT and many more. To find out more (including...
Witness: Handpicked at Roundhouse (NZCA/Lines,...
Friday night saw a multitude of the country’s most exciting new bands descend on the main room at The Roundhouse. We sent a few photographers down to capture sets by the likes of NZCA/Lines(above, by Willie Nash), Dark Bells, East India Youth, Teleman, Paradise and more. Here’s some of the best shots… Teleman by Abi Dainton Dark Bells by Abi Dainton East India Youth...
NZCA/Lines Public Transport Playlist
In anticipation of tonight’s very exciting show at The Roundhouse NZCA/Lines made The Quietus a playlist inspired by the act of using public transportation. It’s quirky and full of gems. Have a listen and read over on the Quietus here.
Dark Bells - Wildflower
Here’s a swirly new video for Dark Bells excellent tune Wildflower. Shooting guitar needles its way around a driving beat and Teneil Throssell’s yearning, elemental vocal. Great stuff. We can’t wait to see them at Handpicked, at the Roundhouse this Friday night. The trio also play Field Day.
Savages stream She Will from debut LP
Fresh from conquering SXSW Savages have announced details of their debut album Silence Yourself. It’s out on May 7th and promises to be one of the most exciting debuts of recent years. Have a listen to the amazing She Will above, and peek at the brilliant artwork below (we’re excited, in case you can’t tell).
Free Shows in March
We’ve got a whole raft of free shows coming up this Spring for some of the most exciting emerging bands. Here’s a handy guide to what’s on for the rest of this month, complete with links to download free tickets instantly… 21st March - Archipel - Shacklewell (follow link to download ticket) Archipel is the solo project of Amaury Ranger, percussionist from Francois and...
Witness: Dan Michaelson and the Coastguards
We had the amazing Dan Michaelson and the Coastguards playing at St. Pancras Old Church on Friday, check out a couple of snaps by photographer Tris Hall from the show (including Barbarossa in support) below…
The xx - Sunset (Kim Ann Foxman Remix)
We’ve been burning through plays of this glorious Kim Ann Foxman remix of The xx on Spotify for the last week. It’s a bit of a relief that we can switch the format up now that the tune has popped up on YouTube. Just in time for the weekend. Hear it above.