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The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Stream Entire New Album, Playing Letterman 3/22, Kick Off Tour Tonight

March 10, 2011 drainu182 0

The Pains of Being Pure At Heart’s eagerly anticipated sophomore album, Belong, isn’t out til March 29, but the band has made a stream of the full album available on its website. Pains will launch a full North American tour with Twin Shadow soon, but first they will appear at SXSW (Interactive and Music Fests) as well as Denton’s 35 Conferette fest tonight. The band is also set to perform on The Late Show with David Letterman on …

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The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Reveal New Single and Album Artwork, Add Tour Dates

February 3, 2011 drainu182 0

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart’s new album Belong is due out on March 29th. The title track is streaming now online. Listen to it here or below.

The band has also unveiled the album’s artwork which you can see on the right. They’ve also added some tour dates. The updated tour schedule is below.

03/10 Denton, TX 35 Conferette
03/11 Austin, TX Venue 222 (SXSW Interactive)
03/12 Mexico City Polyforum Siqueiros (Indie O Fest)
03/16 – 03/19 Austin, …

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New The Pains of Being Pure at Heart Song

December 3, 2010 drainu182 0

A new song by The Pains of Being Pure at Heart is now available. The B-side to “Heart in your Heartbreak”, “The One” can be heard below

The Pains of Being Pure At Heart “The One” by Slumberland Records

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
Heart In Your Heartbreak
Street Date: Dec. 14, 2010

A. Heart In Your Heartbreak
B. The One

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The Pains of Being Pure at Heart “Heart In Your Heartbreak” (Listen)

November 3, 2010 drainu182 0

The Pains of Being Pure At Heart had quite a run over the last eighteen months. They released their self-titled debut last February to universal acclaim, racking up features in magazines like Spin, Rolling Stone and NME, earning Best New Music status from Pitchfork, and touring the US and Europe non-stop. They began 2010 with a month-long tour of Japan, New Zealand and Australia, and are wrapping it up with a series of west coast dates with labelmates Weekend and …

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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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First round of bands announced for Pitchfork Music Festival

March 6, 2009 drainu182 0

The first set of bands for this year’s Pitchfork Music Festival (July 17-19) have been announced. Built To Spill, Yo La Tengo, Tortoise, The National, The Walkmen, Grizzly Bear, The Jesus Lizard, Vivian Girls, Pharoahe Monch, and The Pains of Being Pure at Heart are confirmed so far. Fans will also be able to select the setlists of the bands that perform on Friday night. To pick the songs, fans who buy tickets online will receive a confirmation email that …