Posted in music | tour dates on February 27, 2012

by Bill Pearis

Django Django
Django Django

We've got some more news on the Django Django front. In addition to Kwes dropping off the March 10th Glasslands show, Django Django have added a second NYC show on Monday, March 12 at Santos Party House, that BrooklynVegan is co-presenting with the folks at Neon Gold and Popgun Booking. Also playing will be Clock Opera and Charlie XCX who also share a bill on March 10 at Knitting Factory. Tickets are on sale now for the Santos show.

Clock Opera
Clock Opera

Clock Opera's debut album, Ways to Forget, is out April 9 on Moshi Moshi. You can watch the video for the new single "Once and Again" at the bottom of this post. You can also stream their fantastic, radical reworking of Metronomy's "The Bay" which is included on The English Riveria - The Unreleased Remixes.

Charli XCX
Charli XCX

London's Charli XCX got a lot of attention last year for her singles "Stay Away" and "Nuclear Seasons" both of which mined '80s New Romantic synthpop. (You can watch the videos for both below.) She's currently recording her debut album, working with bigshot producers Patrik Berger (The Good Natured, Robyn) and Ariel Rechtshaid (Glasser, Theopolis London) while still attending London's Slade School of Fine Art (she's only 19).

As mentoned above, both Clock Opera and Charli XCX are also playing Knitting Factory on Saturday March 10. That show with Sub Pop-signed Nikki & the Dove, and tickets are still on sale. And they're all playing SXSW of course (Charli's official show is the Pitchfork showcase).

Django Django have just released a stream for "Storm" which was actually the band's first single nearly three years ago. You can stream the whole Django Django album at Spotify and buy it digitally wherever high-quality MP3s are sold.

Click through for flyers for both Django Django shows, along with videos and streams mentioned above.

Django Django Glasslands Flyer

Django Django Santos

Django Django - "Default"

Clock Opera - "Once and For All"

Clock Opera - "Lesson No. 7"

Charli XCX - Nuclear Seasons

Charli XCX - Stay Away

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Comments (9)

This has nothing to do with Linsanity. Still don't understand why crap like this is posted on this blog.

Posted by Anonymous | February 27, 2012 10:57 AM

Give it a rest, 10:57. J Lin is already old news.

Posted by Anonymous | February 27, 2012 11:04 AM

Django Django album is pretty good.

Posted by Anonymous | February 27, 2012 11:10 AM

LINSANITY RESTS FOR NO ONE!

Posted by Anonymous | February 27, 2012 11:21 AM

Linsanity isn't over until the Knicks win in the playoffs

Posted by Anonymous | February 27, 2012 11:52 AM

DYANNGO DYANNGO

Posted by Anonymous | February 27, 2012 1:35 PM

Ariel Rechtshaid from The Hippos, one of the best bands of all time.

Posted by Anonymous | February 27, 2012 1:54 PM

Linsanity isn't over until the Knicks win in the playoffs

Posted by Souq | March 4, 2012 10:49 AM

really wicked

Posted by jordon | August 5, 2013 4:00 PM

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