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Bear Hands Announce Summer Tour, Release Free EP

July 10, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Following the release of a new three-track EP last week, Brooklyn’s Bear Hands are gearing up for a 15-date headlining North American tour. Kicking off with a hometown show at The Knitting Factory in NYC on July 20, the band’s first full tour of 2012 will take them along the East Coast and into the Midwest.

The follow-up to 2010’s debut LP Burning Bush Supper Club, Songs from Utopia Volume One is a collection of quasi-political “thought pieces” that serve …

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Hesta Prynn To Tour With Bear Hands

November 8, 2010 drainu182 0

Hailed by the New York Post as “M.I.A. and Miike Snow’s lovechild”, Hesta Prynn announces North American tour dates with Bear Hands. The dates begin on Novemember 26th in Chicago (full details below). Hesta Prynn is touring in support of her recently released EP “Can We Go Wrong.”

Formerly of the rap group Northern State, Hesta Prynn has been building buzz with energetic live performances and a sound that combines distorted beats from a late-night dance floor with the frenetic …

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Second Wave of CMJ 2010 Artists Announced

September 22, 2010 drainu182 0

The next round of CMJ artists have been announced. Interesting to see that Phoenix’s show at Madison Square Garden on October 20th is part of CMJ. Check out the lineup below:

1995 • +/- • 2 Cow Garage • A Classic Education • A Life Once Lost • A Million Years • Acid Washed • Acid Westerns • Adam Haworth Stephens • Adult Themes • Afternoon • Agent Ribbons • AIDS Wolf • The Aikiu • Air Waves • Alcoholic …

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Second round of CMJ acts announced

September 8, 2009 drainu182 0

Just got the email with the next round of acts for CMJ. This is already shaping up to be one of the best lineups in years. Check out the newly announced artists/bands: The xx, Pig Destroyer, Eyehategod, Patrick Watson, Z-Trip, Midnight Juggernauts, Saul Williams, Janelle Monae, Superdrag, Laura Marling, U-God, Free Energy, Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson, Bonerama, The Spinto Band, The Wheel, Pela, Hockey, Still Flyin’, White Tie Affair, The Wiyos, Obits, Bear Hands, Fanfarlo, Shaky Hands, First Aid Kit, …