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Explosions In The Sky Unveil First Ever Music Video “Last Known Surroundings”

June 27, 2011 drainu182 0

Explosions In The Sky has unveiled the first official music video of the band’s 12-year career. The animated clip for “Last Known Surroundings” from the band’s new album Take Care, Take Care, Take Care was recently premiered at Wired.com who called it “a Space-Tripping wonder… like a celestial love child of the original Tron, 2001: A Space Odyssey and Japanese Art.”

Months in the making, “Last Known Surroundings” directed by Ptarmak, a design studio based in Explosions’ native Austin who …

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Explosions In The Sky Announce Fall Tour Dates

May 23, 2011 drainu182 0

In the wake of its new album Take Care, Take Care, Take Care debuting at #16 in the U.S., selling approximately 30,000 units since its April 26 release on Temporary Residence Ltd., Explosions In The Sky has confirmed dates and cities for the next North American leg of its ongoing 2011 tour.

Fan club pre-sale for the new dates begin Wednesday, May 25 with general on sale following Friday, May 27.

Explosions In The Sky is currently in the midst …

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Explosions In The Sky’s Take Care, Take Care, Take Care Reaches #16 On Billboard’s Top 200

May 5, 2011 drainu182 0

Explosions In The Sky’s new album Take Care, Take Care, Take Care has debuted at #16 on the Billboard Top 200, selling approximately 19,000 units since its April 26 release on Temporary Residence Ltd. In addition to being the highest new entry on this week’s chart, Take Care… nearly doubles the first week sales of the band’s previous album, 2007’s All Of A Sudden I Miss Everyone which did just over 11,000 in its first seven days, debuting at #78.…

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Lollapalooza 2011 Lineup Announced

April 26, 2011 drainu182 0

If you happen to be an insomniac like us, you probably caught this already. If you slept (you lucky bastards), here’s the full 2011 Lollapalooza lineup. As always, lineup is subject to change because of denied visas, band breakups, etc. You can pick up your tickets at www.lollapalooza.com. Will it sell out? We don’t think so but who thought Coachella would sell out in one weekend?

Check out the lineup inside.

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Explosions In The Sky Streaming New Album Take Care, Take Care, Take Care In Full Now

April 19, 2011 drainu182 0

Explosions In The Sky has begun streaming its forthcoming album Take Care, Take Care, Take Care in its entirety at www.explosionsinthesky.com

Pre-orders for Take Care, Take Care, Take Care, which is out in the U.S. April 26 on Temporary Residence Ltd., are now being accepted at www.explosionsinthesky.com and http://temporaryresidence.com/descriptions/trr199.php. The album’s first single, “Trembling Hands,” can be downloaded for free at www.explosionsinthesky.com.

In touring news, Papercuts have been confirmed as support for the last two dates of …

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Explosions In The Sky Hollywood Date To Include Taking Care: 6 Visual Interpretations

March 29, 2011 drainu182 0

Explosions In The Sky’s April 30 date at Los Angeles’ Hollywood Forever Cemetery, which sold out within 72 hours, will now be preceded by a very special outdoor art and listening event taking place exactly one week prior to the band’s performance at the same site:

On April 23, Hollywood Forever Cemetery will be host to Taking Care 6: Visual Interpretations, an installation set up on the cemetery grounds consisting of works by six different visual artists, each …

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Explosions In The Sky Launch Take Care, Take Care, Take Care Pre-Orders, Free “Trembling Hands” Download

March 8, 2011 drainu182 0

Pre-orders are now being accepted at explosionsinthesky.com and http://temporaryresidence.com/descriptions/trr199.php for Explosions In The Sky’s new album Take Care, Take Care, Take Care, out April 26 on Temporary Residence Ltd.

The album’s first single, “Trembling Hands,” can also be previewed in its entirety at Pitchfork, and downloaded for free at www.explosionsinthesky.com.

The Austin TX quartet has also added two more dates in its upcoming world tour: a special April 30 appearance at the rarely played Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los …

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Explosions In The Sky New Album Take Care, Take Care, Take Care Out April 26 on Temporary Residence Ltd.

January 25, 2011 drainu182 1

Explosions In The Sky will release its fifth album, titled Take Care, Take Care, Take Care, April 26 on Temporary Residence Ltd. Recorded at Sonic Ranch in El Paso TX by John Congleton and produced by the band, Take Care, Take Care, Take Care is the West Texas quartet’s first full length studio effort since 2007’s All Of A Sudden I Miss Everyone. The record was mixed by Congleton at Austin TX’s Public Hi Fi studio and features artwork by …