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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Fun Fun Fun Fest Day 1

November 15, 2011 drainu182 0

Having heard a lot of praise for their live show, I was excited at the chance to see Clap Your Hands Say Yeah. I was impressed with the maturity and precision the band played with. That first impression unfortunately waned a bit as the band’s sound issues led to fans yelling at the band to turn up the microphones. Audio issues would be resolved as band played on and would perfectly blend with the ambiance of the lights of …

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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah and Ellie Goulding Lead Newest Outside Lands Festival Additions

May 24, 2011 drainu182 0

Another Planet Entertainment, Superfly Presents and Starr Hill Presents, in a partnership with the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, are proud to announce lineup additions for the fourth annual Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival. The festival will once again take place in San Francisco’s historic Golden Gate Park August 12 – 14, 2011. The list of additions is below.

In its first three years, the Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival has diligently worked its way into becoming …

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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Announce New Album “Hysterical”

May 19, 2011 drainu182 0

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah has announced the upcoming release of its third album, entitled “HYSTERICAL.” The album will arrive in stores and at all online retailers on September 20th in the US and September 12th in the UK, Europe, Japan and Australia.

Produced by John Congleton (Explosions In The Sky, Okkervil River, The Mountain Goats), “HYSTERICAL” marks Clap Your Hands Say Yeah’s first new album in more than four years. The album is currently heralded by an exclusive video …

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Alec Ounsworth Announces First Headlining Tour

January 12, 2010 drainu182 0

Anti-Records is proud to announce Alec Ounsworth‘s first headlining tour ever. The dates will be in support of his critically acclaimed new albums: Mo Beauty and Flashy Python’s Skin and Bones. The tour begins with five shows opening for Cold War Kids and then Ounsworth and his band will do 18 headlining dates across the country. About the band’s debut performance at 2009’s CMJ, Jon Pareles of the NY Times wrote that they “set aside the brittle

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CYHSY’s Alec Ounsworth solo album Mo Beauty out now

October 21, 2009 drainu182 0

Alec Ounsworth, charismatic frontman for celebrated rockers Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, released his much anticipated solo album, Mo Beauty, yesterday on Anti-Records. Recorded deep in the heart of musical New Orleans with an ensemble of local heavyweights including George Porter Jr. of the Meters and drummer Stanton Moore of Galactic, and guided by veteran producer Steve Berlin (Los Lobos, Replacements), Mo Beauty is a stunning union of powerful rhythms and imaginative arrangements in the service of …