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DOWNLOAD: The Very Best - Warm Heart of Africa (Violens remix) (MP3)

The Very Best

"The problem with hearing so much music is it gets harder to be surprised. But this album defies all preconceptions and never settles into a genre that you could name and locate on the shelves or download menus." [Guardian]
The Very Best's album Warm Heart of Africa is out (physically) this week. Track #3, "Warm Heart Of Africa", in addition to featuring vocals by Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig, has been remixed many times, many ways. And now here's a new one by Violens. Check out the MP3 above.

Violens have three CMJ shows scheduled so far. One is at Bowery Ballroom with Kyp Malone's Rain Machine. Another is the Green Owl showcase with The Very Best at Le Poisson Rouge on October 21st. All tour dates below...

Violens - 2009 Tour Dates
Oct 21 - CMJ - Green Owl Party @ Le Pouison Rouge NYC, New York
Oct 22 - CMJ - AAM Party @ The Suffolk NYC, New York
Oct 24 - CMJ - Bowery Ballroom W/Rain Machine NYC, New York
Nov 4 - L'Olympia w/Bat For Lashes Paris
Nov 5 - Les Inrocks @ Aeronef Lille
Nov 7 - Les Inrocks @ Olympic Nante
Nov 9 - Les Inrocks @ Bikini Toulouse
Nov 12 - Smash & Grab @ Proud Galleries London
Nov 17 - Hoxton Bar & Kitchen London
Nov 18 - Academy Bournemouth
Nov 19 - Brixton Academy (SOLD OUT) London
Nov 21 - London Calling Festival @ Paradiso Amsterdam
Nov 22 - Academy Leeds
Nov 23 - UEA Norwich
Nov 24 - Academy Sheffield
Nov 25 - Rock City Nottingham
Nov 27 - Apollo Manchester
Nov 28 - Academy Glasgow
Nov 29 - Academy Newcastle
Dec 1 - Guildhall Portsmouth
Dec 2 - Academy Bristol
Dec 4 - University Cardiff
Dec 5 - Academy Birmingham


The Very Best - 2009 Tour Dates
Oct 18 Lake Of Stars Festival near by the beaach!
Oct 21 CMJ Showcase @ Le Poisson Rouge NYC New York
Oct 23 103 Harriet - San Fran SAN FRANCISCO
Oct 24 LOS ANGELES Echoplex W/ Kid Sister L.A
Oct 29 Bottom Lounge - Chicago CHICAGO
Oct 30 WRONGBAR - Toronto Toronto
Nov 01 Great Scott - Boston Boston
Nov 02 DC9 - Wash, DC WASHINGTON
Nov 03 Johnny Brenda's - Philadelphia Philadelphia
Nov 06 Dj Set @ Secousse (notting hill arts club) London
Dec 04 Dj Set @ Secousse (notting hill arts club) London

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Comments (5)

And there's still time to take a crack at "Julia" if you are interested in remixing something yourself. I think the cut off is next Sat.

Posted by Burgla | October 8, 2009 4:05 PM

The last TVB show at LPR was the funnest night of EVER. Gogogogogogo.

Posted by Anonymous | October 9, 2009 2:27 AM

MP3 is now there.

Posted by brooklynvegan | October 9, 2009 2:13 PM

I think you need a bit more of a story with this as this isn't really a news story in its current form. Perhaps you could write about why you like Michael so much?

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