Entries tagged with: Enemy Planes
Olga Bell at Rough Trade in May (more by Chris La Putt)
NYC's annual CMJ Music Marathon (Oct. 21-25) already announced one batch of artists and they've now revealed many more, including some whose shows were previously announced like A Place to Bury Strangers, DIIV, James, and more. Other additions include The A-Bones, Adult Jazz, Amanda X, Beliefs, The Beverleys, Bishop Nehru, Blue Hawaii, Dilly Dally, The Dirty Nil, Doug Gillard, Dusted, Ex-Breathers, Fielded, Girlpool, Guy Blakeslee, Heavenly Beat, HSY, J Fernandez, Jack & Eliza, Krill, Lia Ices, Literature, Nude Beach, Olga Bell, Paul Collins Beat, Pinact, Popstrangers, Radical Dads, Residual Kid, Run Forever, September Girls, She Keeps Bees, Shilpa Ray, Solids, Weyes Blood and a bunch of others.
Full list below...
Brooklyn trio Relations released their debut album, Songbirds, at the beginning of April. Drawing from a variety of postpunk influences, the band make dark-hued but catchy, danceable pop. You can stream the whole album at Soundcloud and we've got the premiere of the video for "School Safety" in this post. The black-and-white clip was directed by Geraldine Baron-Visher and Antonia Grilikhes-Lasky and follows two women around the city as their days glancingly intersect. You can watch it below.
Relations have a busy month ahead of them as they'll be doing a residency at Pianos, playing every Wednesday in May. They'll play at 10 PM each week with hand-picked artists surrounding them:
5/7: PJ Norman, White Like Fire, Eastern Hollows, Savants, Wayne SzalinskiTickets for those residency show are on sale now. Additionally, Relations play Hudson, NY's Half Moon Inn on Friday (5/2) with Cave Needles.
5/14 The Local Babes, Hints, yaman palak, Glass rifle, Enemy Planes
5/21 Lightning String, Django Voris, ppomattox, Ohligans
5/28 Strange Kids, FORTS, Peter Aaron/Brian Chase Duo (mems Chrome Cranks / Yeah Yeah Yeahs), Lycaon Pictus
Flyer for the Pianos residency and the new video below...
West Coast janglers Craft Spells are heading East next month to play Cincinatti's Midpoint Music Festival (September 27 - 29) which also features the likes of Grizzly Bear, The Walkmen, Dirty Projectors, Sleigh Bells and many more. Tickets for the fest are still available and the whole line-up is at the bottom of this post.
Before the festival, Craft Spells will be in NYC for a show at Glasslands on September 24 with new new romantics Ice Choir. Tickets for that show are on sale now.
You can stream Craft Spells' new-ish EP, Gallery, plus check out the whole Midpoint Music Fest line-up, below.