Archive for the Hot Tickets Category

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart @ The Garage, Aug 4th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , on May 28, 2009 by musicmuleblog

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart

What? The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart’s self-titled debut album is one of the records of the year. It could well be the soundtrack to your summer. Gorgeous distortion soaked indie guitar tunes from this Brooklyn band on the rise. For those who missed the chance to see them at their two sold out London dates in June then get down to this show at the newly re-opened Garage. For Fans Of: The Vaselines, Vivian Girls, Teenage Fanclub. Continue reading

The Local presents: David Thomas Broughton @ ICA, Sept 24th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , , on May 26, 2009 by musicmuleblog

David Thomas Broughton

What? David Thomas Broughton is the self dubbed ‘gypsy Freddie Mercury’ and that isn’t too far off either. He has an astounding voice and a presence that is almost menacing. Through use of guitar, loops and samples he creates a unique and powerful alt. folk experience. For Fans Of: Tunng, James Yorkston, The Miserable Rich. Continue reading

The Gay Blades + Everything Everything @ Hoxton B&K, May 28th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , , , , on May 21, 2009 by musicmuleblog

The Gay Blades

What? Moshi Moshi present a killer line up including Gay Blades, Everything Everything and Three Trapped Tigers. Continue reading

Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson @ The Lexington, May 26th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , on May 20, 2009 by musicmuleblog

miles benjamin anthony robinson

What? Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson is thankfully good enough to warrant all those names. A 25 year old Brooklyn troubadour whose debut album is just out on Transgressive records and features cameos from members of Grizzly Bear and TV On The Radio. Catch him at this Rockfeedback night before he’s packing out venues twice the size. For Fans Of: Bright Eyes, Elliot Smith, Micah P Hinson. Continue reading

EYOE presents: Smoke Fairies @ The Luminaire, June 4th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , , , on May 20, 2009 by musicmuleblog

smoke fairies

What? Smoke Fairies are Katherine and Jessica, a blues-folk female duo from London who developed their sound playing in New Orleans while on an exchange year at University. Gorgoeus dark guitar play punctuated with the sultry female voices, Bryan Ferry and Richard Hawley approved no less. Read on to check out the cracking support lineup too. For Fans Of: Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, The White Stripes. Continue reading

EYOE presents: The Big Pink @ Electric Ballroom, Oct 22d

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks on May 20, 2009 by musicmuleblog

The Big Pink @ ICA, April 09.

What? The Big Pink are Londoners Milo, Robbie and band. They play gorgeous shoegaze indie with an undeniably pop undertone. A lot of distortion, a lot of electronic beats with great tunes and Madchester style euphoric vocals. One of the top live bands of the year so far. For fans of: TV On The Radio, School Of Seven Bells, Spacemen 3. Continue reading

Crystal Antlers @ Hoxton Bar & Kitchen, May 25th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , on May 19, 2009 by musicmuleblog

Crystal Stilts @ The Great Escape 2009

What? Once Bitten presents Crystal Antlers, Three Trapped Tigers and Inconsolables in Hoxton on Bank Holiday Monday. I’ve just seen LA progsters Crystal Antlers for the second time when they blew myself and all away at a packed out Great Escape gig. Possibly my new favourite band! For Fans Of: The Mars Volta, At The Drive In, Abe Vigoda. Continue reading