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Morning Parade and the Wombats 9/12 Met Cafe Pawtucket Review

September 20, 2012 The Audio Perv 0


By Cassandra Paiva

It was an all English lineup as the trifecta of bands met in Pawtucket, Rhode Island for a reunion of sorts.

See, Morning Parade and The Wombats have toured together a few times and have become real close friends. And Lovelife, which features members of the former band Viva Brother, have played a few shows with each band as well. Another fun fact is that this was the second time playing a show in Rhode Island for …

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Morning Parade To Tour with The Wombats, Making TV Debut on Leno 8/20

July 31, 2012 The Audio Perv 0


Essex, UK rockers, Morning Parade, will return to the U.S. in September as special guests of The Wombats for an extensive tour. Additionally, on August 20th, the band will make their network TV debut on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno.

Just last month, the band released their long-anticipated self-titled debut album which was quickly chosen as the iTunes Editor’s Choice and “Headlights,” the first single, is steadily climbing the Alternative radio chart and in rotation at mtvU and …

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The Wombats and The Static Jacks 4/26 Webster Hall NYC Review/Photos

May 1, 2012 drainu182 0

By Emilia D’Albero

When The Wombats’ last show at Webster Hall in October ended in thunderous applause and shrill cheers, it was clear that they would definitely be back again soon to shake the venue with bouncing bass riffs and catchy synth melodies. Last Thursday, The Wombats did indeed return to New York City- to Webster Hall again, in fact- and elicited perhaps even more excited and intense reactions from the audience than they had in October. Even before doors …

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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 Wombats Announce Free Download of “Jump into the Fog”

November 7, 2010 drainu182 0

The Wombats have released an exclusive free download, “Jump Into The Fog,” from their forthcoming new album, set for a February 10, 2011 release. Produced by Rich Costey (Muse, Franz Ferdinand, Bloc Party), “Jump Into The Fog” has been described as The Wombats’ “brilliant curveball” track, seeing them sound like New Order hooking up with The Horrors, whilst still retaining their knack for a killer catchy hook. To get the free download, just use the widget below in this …

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THE WOMBATS New Single “Tokyo (Vampires & Wolves)”

November 5, 2010 drainu182 0

Platinum-selling British rock outfit The Wombats are poised for a triumphant return to American shores with brand new single “Tokyo (Vampires & Wolves).” Produced by Eric Valentine (Queens of the Stone Age, Good Charlotte, The All-American Rejects), the song received an exclusive world premiere from influential BBC Radio1’s Zane Lowe, where it was named the “Hottest Record In The World”. Since then, the song has reached the Top 20 in the UK and is The Wombats’ highest

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The Killers and Oasis confirmed for V Festival

March 3, 2009 drainu182 0
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The V Festival’s shaping up to be awesome as usual. Iain Lee of Absolute Radio announced that The Killers and Oasis will headline. Other notable bands/acts include: Snow Patrol, Razorlight, Keane, Lily Allen, The Specials, Lady Gaga, The Ting Tings, Fatboy Slim, Elbow, James, The Enemy, Pendulum, The Script, Biffy Clyro, Paolo Nutini, MGMT, Katy Perry, The Wombats, James Morison, Pete Doherty, The Streets, Dizzee Rascal, happy Mondays, Seasick Steve, Ocean Colour Scene, and The Saturdays.

This year’s V Festival …