The Feathers single and companion promo CD have been added to the discography. The single is UK only; but both items can be found right now on eBay.
A review of the Glasgow, Scotland show has been posted to Scotsman.com. Five stars. TS Glasgow Review Liverpool tonight. Backbeat, anyone?
An English translation of the Goteburg show review from the Goteborgs-Posten is up in the press section. Original | English Thanks to Kim for the translation!
The Guardian has a 5 star review of the Twilight Singers show at Islington Academy in London. Thanks, Tim
Greg Dulli makes an appearance in Fender Frontline 2004, an annual catalog of Fender musical products. On page 46, in the Telecaster section, is an image of Greg (taken at the 2003 Newport, KY show) along with the endorsement: “I play Telecasters exclusively on stage. They’s my babies!”
A new Italian Twilight Singers fan site is online. http://www.twilightsingers.cjb.net/ Thanks, Vale
The LA Times has an article detailing the work of Ted Demme’s widow, Amanda Scheer Demme. Of special note is the documentary on her husband, “In Search of Ted Demme.” As a subtext, it features Demme’s friends hanging out with his ashes (Natalie Portman takes them ice skating, Colin Quinn plays basketball with them). As fans of the Twilight Singers know, Greg Dulli was friends with Demme and “Blackberry Belle” is in many ways a direct response to the director’s death. From the article: Greg…
As the Twilight Singers continue their journey through Europe, the press follows. Thanks to all of the readers that sent in tips this week. Of special note is a full page interview with Greg in Ireland’s “Event Guide” a free weekly. You can read the interview online or catch it archived here. Belgium’s “Cutting Edge” reviewed the Brussels show. If your Dutch is good, check out the original article, otherwise, read the English translation.
“Feathers, the latest single from Blackberry Belle, is making some noise. “Feathers” on HitDisc #549UK Official Description: HitDisc UK from TM Century is the weekly CD and mp3 service that includes new releases from UK charts. HitDisc and PrimeCuts are the music sources of choice for over 6000 broadcasters, nightclubs, and mobile DJs worldwide. The Twilight Singers track “Feathers” closes out disc #549UK at track 19. The collection also includes songs from Kings of Leon, S Club 8, and DMX. Now that’s variety. HitDisc #549UK…
The Twilight Singers just finished a great set for VPRO in Amsterdam. The setlist was: Teenage Wristband – Decatur St – Please Stay – Black is the Color/Time of the Season