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Friendly Fires Release Pala Bonus Edition with Remixes Today

January 10, 2012 drainu182 0


Today – Tuesday, January 10 – Friendly Fires releases the bonus edition of their acclaimed second album Pala. Available exclusively through iTunes, this digital version will feature five remixes from Tensnake, Tiga, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Benoit & Sergio and Tim Green in addition to the original full version of the album.

Friendly Fires’ love of electronic music is well documented and this remix package continues the tradition of brilliant Friendly Fires remixes.

Friendly Fires are also delighted to announce …

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LOLLAPALOOZA CHILE & LOLLAPALOOZA BRAZIL Announce Line-Up For 2012 Festivals

November 21, 2011 drainu182 0

Born 20 years ago out of punk rock will and unbridled passion, Lollapalooza—founded by Perry Farrell, festival visionary and lead singer of Jane’s Addiction–has rocked through the parks, amphitheaters and fairgrounds of North America before becoming an acclaimed destination festival in Chicago every summer, leaving countless memorable musical moments in its wake. Next year, the festival will once again touch down in South America with the second edition of Lollapalooza Chile in O’Higgins Park in Santiago, March

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New Friendly Fires – “Hurting” Video

November 10, 2011 drainu182 0

Friendly Fires have a new video out for their single “Hurting.” The video features lead singer Ed Macfarlane walking around with a special-effects enhanced cube for his head. This is all thanks to the skills and expertise o director David Lewandowski who worked on the movie Tron as well as creating the YouTube hit video “going to the store”.

Check out the video for “Hurting” below:

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Friendly Fires 10/27 Paradise Rock Club Boston Review

October 29, 2011 drainu182 0

By Laura McWhorter

I’m getting pretty sick of seeing Friendly Fires. Ahem…I’m getting pretty sick of seeing Friendly Fires at Paradise Rock Club. This was my second chance to catch the British trio and I was certain, after the incredible showing last time, that they’d be movin’ on up. Now, don’t get me wrong. I love the ‘Dise but I’m just dying to see what kind of dance moves Ed Macfarlane breaks out with a little more elbow room. Plus, …

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Theophilus London Behind The Scenes Life + Times Video, Kicks Off Tour With Friendly Fires This Week

October 6, 2011 drainu182 0

Theophilus London will set out on a US tour with Friendly Fires that begins on Friday in Atlanta (see below for the full itinerary.) He has been out on the road supporting his debut full length Times Are Weird These Dayz all over the globe, and the first single from the album, “I Stand Alone,” (as heard in the trailer for How To Make It In America and performed on the season premiere of 90210) has been taking off and …

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Theophilus London Announces Tours with Friendly Fires, Big Boi

August 10, 2011 drainu182 0

Theophilus London has announced a tour in support of his much-hyped full-length debut Timez Are Weird These Days, which is out now (iTunes / Amazon.) The tour kicks off August 11th with a SummerStage show in Central Park with Nas and Damien Marley, and also includes a string of dates with Big Boi, an appearance at Austin City Limits, and a 3-week tour with Friendly Fires. A full list of tour dates is below.

On August 20th in …

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New Friendly Fires “Hawaiian Air” Video

June 17, 2011 drainu182 0

Friendly Fires have a new video out for “Hawaiian Air” on VEVO

Watch it below and check out the band on tour this summer!

8/6 – Chicago, IL – Lollapalooza
8/7 – New York, NY – Central Park Summerstage – FREE SHOW!
10/4 – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
10/5 – Asheville, NC – Orange Peel
10/7 – Atlanta, GA – The Loft
10/8 – Orlando, FL – The Social
10/11 — Austin, TX – Antones
10/12 – Dallas, TX …

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Friendly Fires Announce New Tour Dates (Free NYC Central Park Show!)

June 14, 2011 drainu182 0

Friendly Fires may have just ended their latest tour of the US last week, with sold out shows in NYC, Chicago, SF and Los Angeles, but the band already has plans to visit the States again in the near future. In addition to Lollapalooza and a free Summerstage show in August, the band will launch a headlining tour in the beginning of October. (dates below)

Their new album Pala was released on May 24th via XL Recordings to stellar reviews. …