Tuesday 8th Feb / The George
Remember Remember (Rock Action, Touring with Mogwai this Spring)
Not Great men
8pm / £4
REMEMBER REMEMBER play their first headline shows in England since their "RR Scorpii" EP launch last November, following support slots with Belle And Sebastian at The Barrowlands in December and Mogwai around Scotland in January.
REMEMBER REMEMBER is the musical brainchild of multi-intrumentalist Graeme Ronald. Initially begun as a purely solo endeavour, with Graeme utilising both traditional and abstract instrumentation, including wind-up toys and other random gizmos, all fed through a huge bank of effects and loop pedals, Remember Remember has now evolved into a 7-piece band, combining Graeme's previous experimentation with epic, orchestrated mini-symphonies. Comparisons have been made to Animal Collective, Mice Parade and Mogwai as well as modern composers such as Phillip Glass and Brian Eno, with their music taking in the influences of chamber music, post-rock, progressive, kosmiche and electronica.
Having previously released an album in 2008 on Mogwai's Rock Action label, Remember Remember followed this up last year with the 4 song EP "RR Scorpii", again on Rock Action, and are now recording their full-length follow up right now at Chem 19 Studios (Franz Ferdinand, Mogwai, Arab Strap, Te