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Laura Marling Announces New Tour Dates

May 7, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Talented troubadour Laura Marling has added several west coast dates in support of her third album, A Creature I Don’t Know (Ribbon Music). The 22-year old BRIT Award winner completed two sold out North American tours before ending 2011 riding high on the critics “Best of Year” lists. She returned to the States in Spring 2012 to play some dates with Andrew Bird and grace the stage at the Coachella Festival. These newly announced summer shows follow her Bonnaroo debut.…

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Laura Marling 3/7 Hammersmith Apollo London Review/Photos

March 9, 2012 drainu182 0

By Michael Zonenashvili

Something seemed a bit out of place in the enormous and beautiful Hammersmith Apollo during Laura Marling’s performance. Like a baseball game, there were wandering beer-salesman patrolling the aisles with weird jetpack-looking alcohol delivery devices. As one circled around in front of my balcony perched seat, I could visibly see him struggling to grasp people’s attention without yelling and potentially ruining the show for a lot of people(3600, to be exact). At one point, he stopped, took …

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Mumford & Sons/Laura Marling Dharohar Project Record Store Day Giveaway

April 27, 2011 drainu182 0

In 2009 on their tour in India, Mumford & Sons and Laura Marling recording with a group of Rajasthani folk musicians at an arts & culture school in Delhi musicians. For the first time ever, these recordings were released as an EP on vinyl for Record Store Day. Sold out at most stores, this 10″ LP is a collectible for fans of both Mumford & Sons and Laura Marling. We want to give it away to ONE lucky reader! …

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Third Man to Release Jack White-produced Laura Marling Single on November 9th

November 3, 2010 drainu182 0

20-year old English folk star Laura Marling is the latest artist to take part in Third Man Records’ Blue Series of releases. The series of limited edition 7-inch records, produced by Jack White and recorded at his own Third Man Studios in Nashville, has featured releases from Wanda Jackson, The Black Belles and Secret Sisters, amongst others.

For her Blue Series recording Laura Marling chose two incredible songs and does them heavenly justice: Jackson C Frank’s “Blues Run The

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New The Middle East Tour Dates, Free MP3s, KCRW SXSW Video

April 8, 2010 drainu182 0

The Middle East have announced some new tour dates. Over the next two months, the band will find themselves playing with Passion Pit, Mayer Hawthorne, Pavement, Beach House, Frightened Rabbit, Laura Marling and Mumford & Sons. Oh yeah, they’re also playing Coachella. Check out the tour dates below and download the following songs for FREE!

“Lonely” MP3

“Blood” MP3

“The Darkest Side” MP3

4/14–University of California–Davis, CA (w/ Passion Pit & Mayer Hawthorne)
4/15–Fox Theater–Pomona, CA (w/ Pavement)
4/16–Soho Restaurant …

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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, …