Entries tagged with: Mika
Tickets to the Psychedelic Furs/Lemonheads (ft. Juliana Hatfield) show at Best Buy Theater go on sale at noon today.
Dub icon Lee "Scratch" Perry is headlining Music Hall of Williamsburg on September 23. More details about this show TBA, but meanwhile tickets go on sale at noon today.
Tickets to see Mika at Webster Hall on October 15 are on sale at noon today.
UPDATE: MIka's show sold out immediately and he added another happening at the same venue one day later (10/16). Tickets for that show are on sale now.
Dub icon Lee "Scratch" Perry is headlining Music Hall of Williamsburg on September 23. More details about this show TBA, but meanwhile tickets go on AmEx presale at noon today.
Mika (remember "Grace Kelly") is playing Webster Hall on October 15. Tickets go on AmEx presale at noon today.
The December issue of Q Magazine is an 'Artists Of The Century' special edition, covering all of the acts that the fine staff of the good ship Q feel are the most important of the century so far. As befitting a special edition of the UK best selling music monthly requires a special cover was commissioned world renowned photographer John Wright has spent over a year shooting 34 artists to fit on triple fold out cover.What do you get when you throw Pitchfork's favorite albums in a blender with NME's? Q's favorite albums of 2009 are (questionable & very UK-centric and) listed below..
The issue is packed to the gills with pieces written by Russell Brand on Noel Gallagher, Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis on Coldplay and Queens Of The Stone Age frontman Josh Homme on The Arctic Monkeys. In addition it also includes exclusive interviews and photos from the likes of Amy Winehouse, Dizzee Rascal, U2, Dave Grohl, Lily Allen, Rihanna, Sir Paul McCartney, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Brandon Flowers from The Killers, Elbow's Guy Garvey, Pink, Muse's Matt Bellamy, Murdoc from Gorillaz, The Kings Of Leon, Mark Ronson, Mika, Nick Cave, Robert Plant, Florence Welch, Gary Lightbody of Snow Patrol and Tom Chaplin of Keane.
Mika is playing United Palace on October 16th. Tickets are on sale.
Lynyrd Skynyrd is playing Beacon Theatre on October 1st. Tickets are on sale.
School of Seven Bells @ South Street Seaport Friday (more by Chris La Putt)
Somehow I didn't go out last week, except for Pilooski and Friendly Fires on Tuesday & Wednesday which I already told you about. Plenty of other dance events went on though...the School of Seven Bells show at the Seaport (above), the DFA Boat Party, Flashing Lights, and Girls & Boys. Now, on to this week:
"Mika will be playing his only American show of the summer at New York City's Le Poisson Rouge on Tuesday, June 23rd. The show will be an acoustic, intimate affair, seeing Mika perform as a four-piece with a drummer and two guitarists in tow. He will be playing songs from his newly released EP, Songs For Sorrow, available now via his website - in addition to fan favorites from his debut, Life in Cartoon Motion. Tickets for the show are $25.00 and are available now."
Pete Yorn is playing two shows at Webster Hall this summer. Tickets for July 28th and July 29th, and a 2-day pass, go on sale at noon.
Mika and not-Beth Ditto @ The Orpheum - Feb 15, 2008 (Consumable Audio)
Next another video from the Brits last night (with Beth).....
Mark Ronson & Amy Winehouse
The Arctic Monkeys took best British group and album - both for the second year in a row - while Foo Fighters won best international group and album.Mika & Beth Ditto
The ceremony saw performances from Amy Winehouse and Sir Paul McCartney, who received a lifetime achievement honour.
Kate Nash won best British female and Mark Ronson was named best British male.
Producer Ronson, who performed with Winehouse and Adele at the Earl's Court show, is the first non-singer to have scooped the solo artist prize....
...US star Kanye West, who was unable to attend the ceremony, was named winner of the best international male prize. "I'm sure there's someone who deserves this more than me, but I just don't know who they are," he said in his acceptance video....
1) Steve Earle - “Washington Square Serenade”
2) Wilco - “Sky Blue Sky”
3) Mika - “Life in Cartoon Motion”
4) Lyle Lovett and His Large Band - “It’s Not Big It’s Large”
5) Ozzy Osbourne - “Black Rain”
6) John Fogerty - “Revival”
7) Southern Culture on the Skids - “Countrypolitan Favorites”
The following short-free-televised shows take place at 7am in Bryant Park in NYC....
* EMI Accepts Private Equity Bid
* When Perez Hilton talks music, people listen.
* Perez Hilton's Beth Ditto coverage
* Beth Ditto's advice column in the Guardian
* Mika & Amy Winehouse porta potties in Central Park
* Indie bands moving into mainstream
* Judge reduces domestic violence charge against Scott Stapp
* Cat Power + Norah Jones = Blueberry Nights
* Iggy Pop OK with Elijah Wood playing him
* Joy Division Biopic Control Debuts at Cannes
* Former Grateful Dead muso sues YouTube
* Issue 46 of FADER now available for free download