DiS' editor picks five songs (well, one is an entire album) to fling you giddy and grinning into the weekend and beyond....»
The Icarus Line News
It is Friiiiiiiiiiiday! The weekend is about to belly-flop before you. You're perhaps looking for something to listen to and wondering where the hell Spotifriday is (it's gone monthly!)... well then, sit back, take your grubby trainers off, relax a little and ingest these five videos and/or streams hand-picked by DiS' editor... »
As we said when talking about Leeds's Constellations Festival, the season of the musical jolly is not completely over. There's even more to come, especially in Leeds, where the sixth edition of Brainwash will take place from October 14-16. There's just been a glut of great names added to the line-up. Read them all here.»
Drowned in Sound + Soundcloud x Tumblr = DrownedinSoundcloud»
Few bands have been as lauded by DiS' writers and readers as The Icarus Line but then, few bands are as raw, resolute or run-you-over-'n-piss-on-your-scabby-wounds as LA's only true contemporary rock 'n' rollers (stick that down your No Age pipe and toke on it!).»
Aaron North, formerly of the Icarus Line and now with Nine Inch Nails, is in trouble with a security guard who says the guitarist wounded him “intentionally, violently and without a just cause,” when he allegedly launched a mic stand into a crowd in Wisconsin...»
More bands for Reading/Leeds, good ones this time...»
DiS's favourite punks The Icarus Line will slay the UK again in late April and early May.»
The Icarus Line have recorded a new Peel session due to be broadcasted later this month.
The session includes four new tracks (this being the recording debut for the songs) and can be heard on July 24th between 10pm and 12pm.
The four new tracks are:
'The Big Sleep'
I love press releases which begin: "Famed for their total disregard of the mainstream music industry, Los Angeles based noise punks The Icarus Line bring their passion for chaos and musical self-destruction back to the UK for dates across the UK and Europe in June and July 2002." So, in the Uk, you»
The Icarus Line will return to the uk with a one-off show at London's 100 Club on January 22nd, followed by a possable full tour in February. In the short space of 6 months, The Icarus Line have amassed considerable critical acclaim for their first album, 'Mono' (released on Sweet»