Posted in MP3 | music | streams | tour dates on May 10, 2012

by Bill Pearis

DOWNLOAD: Zambri - ICBYS (Ice Choir Remix) (MP3)
DOWNLOAD: Ice Choir - Teletrips (MP3)

Zambri

Fixtures on the Brooklyn scene for a while now, sisterly duo Zambri released their debut, House of Baasa, about a month ago o Kanine records. Dark and sweaty, it's a bit like a Jungle Themed Siouxsie Sioux with a number of standout tracks -- "Carry," "ICBYS," and "Hundred Hearts" which you can watch the video for below. You can stream the whole album below as well.

Zambri have a few other dates coming up -- including the Kanine Records Northside showcase at Knitting Factory on June 14 with Eternal Summers, Bleeding Rainbow, Beach Day and some TBDs -- which are all listed below.

Zambri, with their seriously awesome drummer and complicated microphones, play tonight (5/10) at Public Assembly as part of a pretty good bill. Also playing are Computer Magic (aka Brooklynite Danielle Johnson) who makes appealing retro-y synthpop. Her debut EP, Orion, is out now and you can stream it below.

Openers Test House just released their debut EP, Bitemarks, a couple weeks ago. The duo make glitchy dance music and you can stream the EP below. They have a pedigree too: Peter Schuette used to be in Silk Flowers and Psychobuildings, and James Elliot spent time in Bear in Heaven and School of Seven Bells.

DJing between sets is Pains of Being Pure at Heart drummer Kurt Feldman who also fronts '80s romo-loving Ice Choir. Feldman remixed Zambri's "ICBYS" which is downloadable above, and they just dropped the first taste of Ice Choir's debut album, Afar, which is out in July on Underwater Peoples. You can download that above too.

Streams and Zambri tour dates are below.

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Zambri - "Hundred Hearts"

Zambri - 2012 Tour Dates
5/10/12 - PUBLIC ASSEMBLY Brooklyn, New York, USA
5/19/12 - GREAT SCOTT Boston / Cambridge, Massachussetts, USA
6/14/12 - KNITTING FACTORY New York, New York, USA
6/22/12 - MATADERO MADRID Madrid, Spain


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Comments (8)

Is the Knitting Factory show part of Northside?? Presuming yes.

Posted by Anonymous | May 10, 2012 2:37 PM

"including the Kanine Records NORTHSIDE SHOWCASE at Knitting Factory on June 14"

Maybe you missed it but I'm pretty sure that means yes 2:37.

Posted by Anonymous | May 10, 2012 2:42 PM

zambri live is indescribably fantastic, as is their debut lp.

Posted by stp | May 10, 2012 2:48 PM

Completely agree with 2:48. Saw them last month at Glasslands, they killed. Seeing them again tonight.

Posted by Anonymous | May 10, 2012 2:52 PM

they are talented, interesting to see what comes next

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2012 4:50 AM

The Go-Go's did it better

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2012 8:56 AM

Before Northside, Zambri is playing The Deli Fest at Brooklyn Bowl on May 23 with Caged Animals and Aimes: http://nyc.thedelimagazine.com/The%20Deli%27s%20NYC%20BEAF%20-Best%20of%20Emerging%20Artists%20Fest-2012

Posted by Paolo from The Deli | May 11, 2012 11:39 AM

help me is a great song.

Posted by jordon | July 31, 2013 3:46 PM

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