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The Postelles 10/30 The Parish Austin Photos

November 6, 2011 drainu182 0

The Postelles have been announced as support for The Kooks on their upcoming UK tour as well as a few U.S. east coast dates (including two home town sold out shows at New York City’s Webster Hall). Before they head out with the Kooks, the Postelles are on tour with the Wombats. Last Sunday, they played the Parish in Austin. Our photographer Jennifer Murtha ( was there to snap some great photos of the band. Check them out inside.

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The Postelles To Support The Kooks On Fall North American Tour

September 29, 2011 drainu182 0

The Postelles will support The Kooks on the first leg of the U.K. band’s upcoming North American tour, beginning with a show at the Trocadero in Philadelphia on November 15th and including two sold-out nights at Webster Hall in New York City (11/16, 17). Prior to The Kooks dates, The Postelles will be the main supporting act on The Wombats’ entire U.S. tour, which launches with a CMJ show at Webster Hallon October 19th and concludes at the Crocodile Café …

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The Postelles Release ‘Summer Undercovers’ And Announce US Tour

July 19, 2011 drainu182 0

The Postelles’ Summer Undercovers is out today – and fans can get a free download of it at and . The release is a gift to their fans for all of their support over their album release and headlining tour. It features the band’s covers of The Smith’s “Ask,” Joe Jones’ “California Sun,” Wreckless Eric’s “Whole Wide World” and The Ramones’ “Beat on The Brat.”Each of the tracks premiered over the past few days in anticipation of today’s …

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The Postelles’ Debut Album Out Today, Playing Mercury Lounge Tonight + Tomorrow (Win Tix!)

June 7, 2011 drainu182 0

The Postelles’ self-titled debut album – produced by the band and The Strokes’ Albert Hammond, Jr. – was released today in digital, CD and vinyl formats by +1 Records. The vinyl edition is available exclusively at Insound ( through July 6th. Fans can get a free download of the band’s new single, “123 Stop,” TODAY at:

The band’s Record Release Tour kicks off tonight with the first of two shows at the Mercury Lounge in New York …

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NXNE Adds More Bands To Lineup (Fucked Up, Diamond Rings, Handsome Furs and more)

May 17, 2011 drainu182 0

NORTH BY NORTHEAST announces the third wave of bands for the 17th edition of the festival, taking over Toronto June 13-19, 2011. Tickets are now available online at

NXNE has just confirmed that hardcore heroes FUCKED UP and glam gallant DIAMOND RINGS will join the Yonge-Dundas Square (YDS) line-up that includes previously announced acts such as Devo, Stars, The Pharcyde, Land of Talk, Digable Planets, Descendents, OFF! and Men Without Hats.

Men Without Hats will also play an …

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Escape To New York Festival Announces Lineup (Patti Smith, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros To Headline)

May 15, 2011 drainu182 0

Escape to New York,, an art, music and interactive performance party from the creator of the Secret Garden Party UK, is pleased to confirm their Friday and Saturday line-ups: Patti Smith, Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, The Vaccines, The Psychedelic Furs, Best Coast, Au Revoir Simone, Chairlift, Lissy Trullie, Graffiti 6, The Submarines, White Rabbits, Static Jacks and The Postelles.

The Sunday Main Stage line up and the weekend’s DJ line up will be …

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The Dig Announce New Shows With Glasvegas, Beady Eye, The Postelles and more!

May 10, 2011 drainu182 0

The band that never rests, The Dig have announced several new shows over the next two months. In addition to touring with fellow New Yorkers the Postelles next month and playing at NxNE in Toronto, the band will be playing high profile shows supporting Glasvegas and Beady Eye. Find out what everyone’s been raving about and go see them live!

Free “You’re Already Gone” MP3

“Without a doubt, The Dig have released one of the year’s best albums” – Last.FM

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The Postelles’ Self-Titled Debut Album Set For June 7th Release

March 10, 2011 drainu182 0

After much anticipation and a misadventure with a major label, The Postelles’ eponymous debut album will be released by +1 Records on June 7th. The record, co-produced by band and The Strokes’ Albert Hammond, Jr., exudes a raw exuberance that places the New York City-based quartet in an ideological lineage that can be traced back to such 50’s and early 60’s icons as Buddy Holly and Sam Cooke and winds all the way through The Velvet Underground, the Ramones, …

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Free Energy To Launch Headlining Tour Thursday 1/20

January 17, 2011 drainu182 0

A message from Free Energy about their upcoming tour:

All city rockers, vigilantes, can crushers, posers, snakedancers, rainbow prancers, studio gangsters, and high life livers:

Free Energy is back to heat up the cold streets.

It’s winter. It’s cold. It’s time to dance.

We have some new songs, some old songs, new t-shirts, friendship bracelets, and we might even have some memorable stories to share. But YOU have to come out to a show to enjoy this–the last …

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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 …