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Dirty Projectors @ Scala, Sept 13th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , , on June 17, 2009 by musicmuleblog

Dirty Projectors

What? Dirty Projectors / Tune Yards. Dirty Projectors will be in town to play this Upset the Rhythm night. Dave Longstreth and band travel from Brooklyn to London in support of their new, critically acclaimed, album ‘Bitte Orca’. It’s their most accessible work yet and following publicity from collaborating with David Byrne on the Dark Was the Night compilation, expect this to be busy. For Fans Of: Grizzly Bear, Here We Go Magic, St Vincent. Continue reading

On Repeat: Larsen B – Atlantis

Posted in On Repeat, Tracks with tags on June 15, 2009 by musicmuleblog

larsen b

Take a listen to this banjo led folk rock gem from Watamestede’s (Hertfordshire) Larsen B to brighten up your Monday. Probably the only band named after a disintegrated Arctic ice shelf they deserve your attention for this fact alone. For Fans Of: Sufjan Stevens, Micah P Hinson, Great Lake Swimmers. Continue reading

Just For Kicks – Miike Snow, Brazos & The Wooden Birds.

Posted in Just For Kicks, Tracks with tags , , on June 12, 2009 by musicmuleblog

I love getting into new bands, it can really turn a shit day around! My love affair has started with Brazos and another new band The Wooden Birds are in line to become affair number 2.  Also praise worthy is Miike Snow‘s track which is the soundtrack to that hilarious video I’ve posted. Continue reading

Local Natives @ The Borderline, July 16th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , on June 11, 2009 by musicmuleblog

Local Natives

What? Chess Club presents Local Natives, one of the hits of SXSW this year, featured in Just For Kicks recently, I can’t get enough of their sunny harmonies and off kilter pop melodies. Live they feature tribal drumming and apparently those voices are killer. For Fans Of: Fleet Foxes, The Shins, Vampire Weekend. Continue reading

Be @ Proud, June 13th.

Posted in Gigs, Tracks with tags , , , , on June 11, 2009 by musicmuleblog

Ark People

What? Be presents a great line up including special guests The Chap, Music Mule tips Ark People and Munk (DJ) as well as resident and host John Power (DJ). Continue reading

Bill Callahan (Smog) @ Union Chapel, Aug 20th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , on June 11, 2009 by musicmuleblog

Bill C

What? Bill Callahan a.k.a. the legendary alt.folk singer songwriter behind Smog has almost sold out one night at Union Chapel so he adds this second date the following day. Another chance to see a special performer in a special venue. For Fans Of: Smog, Horse Feathers, Bonnie Prince Billy. Continue reading