Steve Myers and his band Mighty Fine have a new album out today. Titled Get Up to Get Down, it features a full set of garage-soul rave-ups. Buy LP/CD or Digital at Drug Front Records
Click here to pre-order the new Twilight Singers album Live in New York. After your purchase, you’ll receive a link to download “Teenage Wristband” from the CD. The CD is limited edition and will contain two bonus tracks. The full press release follows: THE TWILIGHT SINGERS TO RELEASE FIRST EVER LIVE ALBUM Live In New York Available Digitally Worldwide November 15th Limited Edition CD Available For Pre Order Now October 25, 2011 – As countless can attest to, a live Twilight Singers show is truly…
Finnish band Damn Seagulls will be performing a set of Afghan Whigs covers on October 28th in Helsinki. More info » Last week, American Gun performed an Afghan Whigs cover set in Columbia South Carolina. If you’d like the band to perform additional Whigs tribute shows in your town, let them know on Facebook. American Gun’s setlist: If I Were Going Be Sweet Something Hot Debonaire John the Baptist My Enemy Crazy Fountain and Fairfax Going To Town Get The Wheel Cigarettes Miles is Ded
via Blogs.SFWeekly.com Dulli sits at the piano and introduces the band. “I’m the luckiest man in the room,” he tells us – whether it’s because he’s having such a good time or because he’s in the best band in the world isn’t clear. Be sure to read the entire review.
via thetwilightsingers.com Petra Haden and Dave Catching (Eagles Of Death Metal, Queens Of The Stone Age) will join The Twilight Singers as special guests for their SOLD OUT show in San Francisco this Saturday evening, September 17th at the Great American Music Hall. This promises to be a great show. Be sure to follow @summerskiss on Twitter for live show play-by-play.
Fantastic interview with The National by Michael Christopher: “Greg Dulli was somebody from Cincinnati when I was in high school and college, and seeing how they became big international rock stars . . . I think the idea that a guy from the west side of Cincinnati can be a rock star definitely put the seed in my head, ‘Why not give it a shot?’ Even as delusional and far fetched as I knew that was.” Berninger says that one of his “greatest wishes” is…
The full-length new album, Get Up to Get Down, is available on October 25th. Become a Mighty Fine fan on Facebook.
Stream at NPR.org In today’s conversation, Dulli explains that although the recordings are new, some parts of the album have been with him for years. Setlist: “She Was Stolen” “Blackbird and the Fox” “Never Seen No Devil”
From thetwilightsingers.com: World Café will be broadcasting a previously recorded set by The Twilight Singers on Thursday, August 25th, 2011. National Public Radio’s World Café with host David Dye can be heard on over 200 stations nationwide. Fans can find their local station and air time at the following link by selecting a state from the pull-down menu: http://www.npr.org/templates/stations/schedule/?prgId=39
One Night Only Great American Music Hall San Francisco CA Saturday, September 17th 2011 Tickets On Sale This Sunday At 10AM July 18, 2011 – SEATTLE, WA – Originally booked as a make up show for an earlier cancelled date, The Twilight Singers will turn the last night of their Dynamite Steps tour into a special event by performing their revered second album Blackberry Belle in its entirety. The show will take place on September 17th in San Francisco at Great American Music Hall. Tickets…