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Anamanaguchi 12/1 The Middle East Boston Review

December 9, 2011 drainu182 0

By Laura McWhorter

Before we go any further, I feel like I should first answer the two questions you’re probably asking yourselves right now: Yes, Anamanaguchi is a real band. No, I’m not making that up.

Now that we’re all clear I should probably also tell you that they. are. rad. On every band’s wiki page, there’s a list of all the instruments the band plays – pretty standard stuff. But on Anamanaguchi’s page, you’ll find something a little different …

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Ra Ra Riot Premieres “Too Dramatic” Video, Announces New Tour Dates

February 17, 2011 drainu182 2

“Too Dramatic”, the second video from Ra Ra Riot’s brilliant sophomore release The Orchard, debuted today at MTV (watch it here or below). Directed by Andrew Thomas Huang (Avi Buffalo, Maximum Balloon, Delphic) the video features the band performing in an other-worldly terrain that blossoms and transforms into a vast, constantly shifting animated landscape.

The band is also excited to announce that a “Too Dramatic” single will be available exclusively on iTunes on March 8th. The single will include …

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Anamanaguchi Announce Airbrushed Single, Spring Tour (SXSW) w/Peelander-Z

February 16, 2011 drainu182 1

Anamanaguchi have announced that on Tuesday, March 8th, they’ll be releasing a limited number of 7″ singles through Insound (pre-order it here).

The single features title track and first of the summer singles “Airbrushed” along with Tugboat cover “Penpal” and on the b-side “Airbrushed (RAC Remix)”

Download “Airbrushed” for free HERE

The band has also announced a whole new batch of tour dates (several of which with Peelander-Z)

Tour Dates

3/3 – Baltimore, MD – Rams Head …

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Tonight: Anamanaguchi At The Studio At Webster Hall

January 14, 2011 drainu182 0

Remember when you first heard the Super Mario Brothers theme as a ringtone and how cool it was? Take that, make it more intricate, add musical instruments and multiply it by 1000 and you’ll have an idea of what you’ll experience when you listen to Ananamaguchi. Ananamaguchi is a punk band at heart powered by video game consoles. It’s something you really have to see in person. You’ll have the opportunity to do so tonight at the Studio At