Pop Will Eat itself
No ’80s director was as well know for their soundtracks as much as the films themselves as John Hughes and we’ve ranked his movies — including Pretty In Pink, The Breakfast Club & more — with that in mind.
“This is pure Mansell sound from his studio,“ says In the Earth director Ben Wheatley. “There’s little arranging in the traditional sense. No orchestra to interpret it. This is from his hands. I love this score. Play it LOUD.”
Other upcoming listening parties include records by Belle & Sebastian, The Cribs, Adam and the Ants, Fine Young Cannibals, Pop Will Eat Itself, and more.
Martin Atkins is bringing Pigface out of retirement this fall for the group’s first tour in 15 years and he’s now announce the very impressive lineup of musicians who’ll join him…
Confines (David Castillo of Primitive Weapons, White Widows Pact, Saint Vitus Bar) turns Full of Hell’s ”Angels Gather Here” into a gothy industrial banger.
Having started in Chicago, Industrial/goth fest Cold Waves now also happens in Los Angeles and NYC. The lineups, all in September, also include Severed Heads, Paul Barker, and more…
This week: Australian supergroup Tropical Fuck Storm; a new compilation from UK group Pop Will Eat Itself; TUNS (Sloan / Inbreds / Super Friendz); BC Camplight and Eternal Summers’ singer goes solo.
Pop Will Eat Itself (no Clint Mansell) going on first US tour in 20 yrs; Severed Heads show moved to Rough Trade
As mentioned, the 2015 Cold Waves Music Fest happens in Chicago on September 25 & 26, with Godflesh, Lustmord, Lead Into Gold, Front Line Assembly, Pop Will Eat Itself, Severed Heads, Author+Punisher, Prurient and more…