1890Re: der [BOGUS] latest news
- Feb 4, 2005getting nostalgic for the 1990s? --- In email@example.com,
Joe Janecek <joejanecek@y...> wrote:
> ferns_dad, shame on you! strike one.U.S.
> Guided by Voices and SDRE have broken up, and I actually saw the San
> Diego and Irvine shows.
> > Message: 4
> > Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2005 23:15:40 -0000
> > From: "ferns_dad" <ferns_dad@y...>
> > Subject: DER LATEST NEWS
> > Japanese noise-rockers the Boredoms will mount a rare assault on
> > shores beginning June 9 at the Seaport Atrium on New York City's
> > Lower East Side.
> > The monthlong tour -- the band's first North American swing in
> > than five years -- will also include stops in Philadelphia,Chicago,
> > Seattle and Washington, D.C.by
> > The caustic ensemble -- led by Yamatsuka Eye, who is also known
> > such aliases as Yamantaka, Yamataka, Ai, EYE Y, Odd BodysuitE.Y.E
> > (Dad), Rav Yechida and King Kazoo Eye -- released its tenthstudio
> > album, Super Are, earlier this year. A collage of backward tapeinstrumentals,
> > screeches, monstrous guitar chords and cut-and-paste
> > Super Are features such spastic sonic assaults as "Super Going"currently
> > (RealAudio excerpt), "Super Coming," "Super Are You" and "Super
> > Shine."
> > The Boredoms, who have had a constantly shifting lineup,
> > include such cryptically-named members as guitarist Yamamotor,Nirvana,
> > bassist Hira, drummer/trumpet player Yoshimi and drummer Atari.
> > With the support from such fellow rockers as Sonic Youth and
> > the band was signed to Warner Bros. Records in 1993 and released
> > unrelentingly abrasive Pop Tatari. In addition to being leadersof
> > the Japanese noise scene, the Boredoms have a reputation forhigh-
> > over-the-
> > top stage shows that often involve odd theatrics and chaotic,
> > decibel sheets of sound.of
> > The final date on the Boredoms' tour will be an appearance at the
> > July 4 rock festival This Ain't No Picnic at Oak Canyon Ranch in
> > Orange County, Calif. The roster for the show is packed with some
> > the most popular and respected names in experimental andunderground
> > rock, including Sonic Youth, Sleater-Kinney and Guided By Voices.Real
> > Also on the bill are rock bands Rocket From the Crypt, Sunny Day
> > Estate, Superchunk, Apples in Stereo and Mike Watt.
> > "[These are] diverse voices -- bands that aren't scared to be
> > different," said Mike Watt, the ex-fIREHOSE singer/bassist whose
> > recent solo album, Contemplating the Engine Room, features the
> > track "Breaking the Choke Hold" (RealAudio excerpt).
> > "There's not one sound for everybody that day," said Watt, whose
> > early-'80s punk band the Minutemen recorded the song "This Ain't
> > Picnic," which inspired the festival's name.also
> > The Boredoms will be in good company on the Picnic bill, which
> > boasts such avant-garde, ambient and offbeat artists asHovercraft,
> > Scarnella, Will Oldham and the literary Belle and Sebastian sideOrange
> > project Looper.
> > Boredoms' U.S. Tour Dates:
> > June 9; New York, N.Y.; South Street Seaport Atrium
> > June 11; Philadelphia, Pa.; Trocadero
> > June 12; New Haven, Conn.; TBA
> > June 13; Washington, D.C.; 9:30 Club
> > June 14; Cambridge, Mass.; Middle East Downstairs
> > June 17; Toronto, Ontario; Opera House
> > June 18; Pontiac, Mich.; 7th House
> > June 19; Chicago, Ill.; Metro
> > June 20; Minneapolis, Minn.; First Avenue
> > June 22; Denver, Colo.; Fox Theater
> > June 25-26; San Francisco, Calif.; Slim's
> > June 28; Portland, Ore.; Crystal Ballroom
> > (i'LL BE TRYING FOR THIS ONE)
> > June 29; Vancouver, British Columbia; Richards on Richards
> > June 30; Seattle, Wash.; Crocodile Cafe
> > July 3; San Diego, Calif.; Brick By Brick
> > July 4; Orange County, Calif.; Oak Canyon Ranch (Los Angeles
> > County Festival)
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