DAMNABLY July Newslaughter
Jumpin Fishcakes! It’s been hot!
Damnably is loving the heat wave that has been scorching London of late. We hope you are all well and in the mood for music!
Thu 22 Jul - The Social W1 [map]
5 Little Portland Street, W1W 7JD/em>
w/ smallgang, Crumbling Ghost<
The Ophelian, Former Utopia
FREE FREE FREE | From 7pm
PLUS! DJ SET & DJ SEB
Callahan holding his own in front of Dinosaur Jr, anyone who loves exciting and intelligent rock music will find something to love in the repertoire of Smallgang.
“Smallgang have pop sensibilities with a forlorn twist. If you’re a regular All Tomorrows Parties punter then this slice of melancholy pop is for you” Artrocker
"gloriously falling somewhere between Regeneration-era The Divine Comedy and Stephen Malkmus at his most post-punk." God is in The TV
Riff-Tastic Post-Doom/Prog-Folk from Damo Suzuki's loudest backing band and they recently super rocked with Stinking Lizaveta @ the now defunct Barden’s Boudoir. RIP!
Radio 6/Alt-Folk/Post Punk Duo from East Seoul and East London. Who between them have Gigged with Steve Malkmus, Shonen Knife, Afrirampo, Thee More Shallows and sound like "Smog on holiday in Shellac" (DIS)
This London trio wield a pastoral psychedelia, meets ‘Olde Worlde Doom’ sword of rock and, feature brothers’ Tom and Kevin Gardner (X Among The Missing) on drums/guitar with German photographer Christina Lange (X Fantaplastic) on bass.
‘DJ Set’ (DJ Set) (damnably’s own dj-with the best name in Disco)
‘DJ Sab’ (mild mannered gent with an off the hook taste in rare grooves!
‘World International Silkworm Day’
We are getting line up ready for the ‘World International Silkworm Day’. Ace UK acts will pay tribute to America’s Silkworm and raise money for the documentary currently being made about their illustrious and tragically cut short career. Easy one of the best bands there has been in the world and a favourite of Malkmus, Albini, Molina etc.
Legendary Thalia Zedek and Chris Brokaw band ‘Come’ are to reform and playing Las Vegas as part of the Matador 21st birthday celebration. Tickets sold out in 2mins flat! Legendary Thalia Zedek and Chris Brokaw band ‘Come’ are to reform and play ‘The Lost Weekend’ Matador 21st birthday celebration in Las Vegas -Tickets sold out in 2mins flat! but some VIP ones available
CHRIS BROKAW & GEOFF FARINA
Forthcoming European Tour Dates Part 1
The guys will have a special Limited edition Tour CD full of lovely rarities you really need to hear!
14.10.10 Lyon (FR), Grrrrnd Zero
15.10.10 Lausanne (CH), Bleu Lezard
21.10.10 Zagreb (HR), tba
23.10.10 Prague CZ), Club Strahov 007
25.10.10 Dresden (DE), Groovestation
28.10.10 Hamburg (DE), Zentrale
29.10.10 Copenhagen (DK), Lades
30.10.10 Malmö (SE), Debaser
02.11.10 Karlsruhe (DE), Jubez
03.11.10 Trier (DE), Exhaus
Damnably Radio #51 stream or download @ http://www.damnably.com
Afrirampo - Miracle Lucky Girls WE ARE UCHU NO KO (Rock Action 2010)
Tre Orsi - Tiny Executive Devices and Emblems (Comedy Minus One 2010)
Fops - Solid Copper Huntress Yeth Yeth Yeth (monotreme 2010)
Curtis Harvey - Words Bag of Stones (Fat Cat 2009)
Nina Nastasia - Cry Cry Baby The Outlaster (Fatcat 2010)
American Werewolf Academy - The Kid stays in the picture
Bill Callahan - Our Anniversary Rough Travel For A Rare Thing (Drag City 2010)
Smog Children - Shake Rattle and Roll (this is hell) (Feat. Lady Lazarus)
The Moaners - Humid Air Holidays For Quince Compliation
Liza Kate - Sun’s no fool HFQ Compliation
Michael Hurley - Jock’s Lament Armchair Boogie (Racoon/WB 1971)
Kath Bloom - Come Here Loving Takes This Course (Chapter Music, 2009)
John Grant - Jesus Hates Faggots Queen Of Demark (Bella Union 2010)
Adam Green - Boss Inside Minor Love (Rough Trade 2010)
Brian Jonestown Massacre - Telegram Bravery noise and repetition (Bomp! Records 2001)
Daniel Johnston - I had lost my mind Is and Always Was (Eternal Yip Eye Music 2009)
Black Swans - Mean Medicine Don’t Blame it on the Stars
Bottomless Pit - QED Blood Under The Bridge (Comedy Minus One 2010)
Oliver Mtukudzi - Kupokana
Dysrthymia - Festival of popular delusions Psychic Maps (Relapse Records 2009)
Daniel Johnston - Queenie the doggie Is and Always Was (Eternal Yip Eye Music, 2009)
Jugoplastika - Kiss Hug Bite Say Hello to the kid (Ernie productions 2010)
Susie Hug - A Modern Lie Tuscson Moonshine (Vacilando 68 2010)
Drop Nineteens - Winona Delaware (Caroline 1993)
The Go-Betweens - Love goes on (from ‘Live Snap’ Radio show)
John Cooper Clarke Interview
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