Watch Aldous Harding perform the title track
Radio New ZealandWatch Aldous Harding perform the title track from forthcoming album PartyRadio New ZealandHer album, produced by PJ Harvey's producer, is due out in May. Here, she performs the unreleased title track of that album - Party - just for us. Video recorded by Andre Upston and shot by Claire Eastham-Farrelly, with Jonathan Pearce on keyboard ...
Posted on 7 April 2017 | 2:01 am
The hottest tickets in town: Five things to
The Globe and MailThe hottest tickets in town: Five things to do in TorontoThe Globe and MailA tough ticket when it premiered at 2015's Panamania Festival, Robert Lepage's solo show 887 examines his childhood amidst the rise of the FLQ in the 1960s. A smashing success amongst the critics, the play wins with technological tricks and ideas on ...
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 12:44 pm
PJ Harvey, Gaël Faye, François Morel vont
FranceinfoPJ Harvey, Gaël Faye, François Morel vont vous surprendre au festival MythosFranceinfo"L'idée est toujours de raconter des histoires, de prendre des contre-pieds, de proposer des artistes là où on ne les attend pas, mais aussi d'offrir des petits bonbons sucrés et de présenter des choses improbables comme PJ Harvey qui vient pour lire ...
Posted on 5 April 2017 | 6:30 am
Chloe Was a Rolling Stone - The Ringer
The Ringer (blog)Chloe Was a Rolling StoneThe Ringer (blog)Made by a stranger (a user named Clark Camp), it contains all the songs which, over the past six weeks, have become synonymous with HBO's Big Little Lies: Michael Kiwanuka's stirring theme song “Cold Little Heart,” PJ Harvey's whispered reverie “The ...
Posted on 31 March 2017 | 8:03 am
Jarvis and PJ Harvey put the pop into
The ListJarvis and PJ Harvey put the pop into Edinburgh international festivalThe GuardianEdinburgh international festival is to mark its 70th year with a diverse programme which will feature nine operas, the world premiere of a dystopian play by Alan Ayckbourn and performances by musicians who include PJ Harvey, Jarvis Cocker and Benjamin ...Edinburgh International Festival 2017 programme launchedThe ListNew five-hour Ayckbourn piece in Edinburgh International FestivalWhatsOnStage.comBlooming at 70: Edinburgh International Festival unveils 2017 programmeHerald ScotlandThe Scotsmanall 26 news articles »
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 7:11 am
Courtney Barnett: A voice you need to hear
The very best rock ’n’ roll is about living in the moment as if there might not be another—“be here now” to the extreme, and to the point where being anywhere else doesn’t even seem like an option. That’s how I felt when I first saw Australian guitarist, singer, and songwriter Courtney Barnett leading a hard-hitting trio through the last of her eight sets at SXSW 2015 . And that sense of ...
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 9:09 am
My Beauty Life: Sophie Ellis-Bextor
Singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor on her mother's stage make-up, her beauty ethos and the icon that inspires her look
Posted on 27 March 2015 | 2:48 am
Perfume Genius Ready To 'Go A Little
The line between pop and avant-garde music can be breached by as little — or as much — as a change in tempo, a jagged chord change, an inscrutable lyric or a sudden, exaggerated sonic effect.
Posted on 17 March 2015 | 6:37 am
Estrella Morente and Carmen Consoli Were
Often compared to Ani DiFranco and PJ Harvey (by the dubious logic that says that artists who don’t sing in the English language must inevitably be compared with ones who do), Consoli performs punchy, hook-laden pop-rock that’s as instantly appealing ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:29 am
5 Concerts to Catch This Weekend
It didn't take them long to get noticed. Her major label debut, Kicker, came out earlier this year and it features her haunting vocals (think of a folk-y PJ Harvey). Tonight's show at the Grog will be her first-ever in Northeast Ohio. (Jeff Niesel), 8:30 ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:29 pm
Ed Skrein: Hoodlum, swimming coach, rapper,
But he also found the time to complete a degree in fine arts at Central Saint Martin’s College (alma mater of Alexander McQueen, Jarvis Cocker and PJ Harvey). “Yeah, that was such a wonderful time,” he says. “That was the beginning of my creative ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:14 pm
Ask Polly: Why Is Everyone Succeeding Except
Did I admire the world's most renowned academics and novelists, the world's most celebrated rock stars? No, I admired Matt Groening and PJ Harvey and Mike Judge and Kate Bush and David Foster Wallace and Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Björk. I admired determined ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 9:35 pm
Big Gigs for Aug. 28-Sept. 3: State Fair
Despite the challenges, her material is both amiable and alluring — she operates in a musical and philosophical zone between the pixie-dust of Björk and the hardscrabble of PJ Harvey while clearly being influenced by both. Her new, third CD ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:00 am