Archives February 2008


SUNBURNED HAND OF THE MAN: NEW LONDON SHOW

Sunburned Hand Of The Man will return to London on Thursday the 24th of April to do a Eat Your Own Ears show together with Four Tet, James Holden and Kode 9. For more details about venue etc check out the Eat Your Own Ears site http://www.eatyourownears.com/events.php?event=250 here.


DISKJOKKE ON UNCUT`S PLAYLIST

And this is what they say; "A lot of love for Kelly Polar and Hercules & Love Affair in the blogsphere right now. But currently our nouveau disco album is this jolly affair from Oslo`s Joachim Dyrdahl. Hurrah!" (Uncut Magazine)


SMALLTOWN SUPERSOUND GOES AMERICA!

Around the time of SXSW the Smalltown Supersound artists will do several other gigs around USA. Kim Hiorthøy will support Boredoms in San Francisco, Bjørn Torske will play at DFA`s 205 Tuesdays in New York, Diskjokke and Bjørn Torske will play Fader Magazine party at SXSW. And we`ll have a labelnight at The ...

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NISENNENMONDAI: NEW SIGNING AND EUROPEAN TOUR NOW

We are very happy to announce our new signing the japanese instrumental girl trio, Nisennenmondai. We will soon release an album that collects the bands two EPs "Tori" and "Neji". More info about the release soon. But first; the band is on a European tour now, check out the live section for details. The band ...

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SMALLTOWN SUPERSOUND: CHICAGO LABEL NIGHT

Smalltown Supersound will go to our favourite venue The Empty Bottle in Chicago on Saturday the 15th of March. The line up is Kim Hiorthøy (live), Diskjokke (live) and Bjørn Torske (live). If you`re in Chicago we hope to see you there.


DISKJOKKE: XLR8R MP3 GIVEAWAY

XLR8R Magazine has a Diskjokke MP3 giveaway at their website now. It`s the album track "All Signs Are Good" and you`ll find it http://www.xlr8r.com/mp3/2008/02/some-signs-are-good here. XLR8R is also the sponsor of the Smalltown Supersound showcase at SXSW.


TUSSLE: NEW ALBUM INFO + HOT CHIP CONTRIBUTION

UK`s great Drowned In Sound site is today revealing information about the upcoming Tussle album due summer 2008. Alexis Taylor from Hot Chip is contributing on the album. Check out the newspiece http://www.drownedinsound.com/articles/2927602 here for more information and tracklisting et al.


SXSW DETAILS NOW READY

Now the details around the South By Southwest showcase is finally ready. The shocase will take place at Thirsty Nickel (325 E 6th St) on Wednesday the 12th of March. The line up is: Lindstrom, Sunburned Hand Of The Man, Diskjokke, KIm Hiorthoy, Bjorn Torske and Arp. We hope to see you there!


KIM HIORTHØY: NEW BOOK AVAILABLE AT THE SUPERSTORE!

In our opinion the best book yet from Kim Hiorthøy, now sold exclusively at our online Superstore. 96 pages of drawings and collages from Kim Hiorthøy`s Tago Mago show in Bergen Kunsthall earlier this year. Courtesy of Standard Oslo and Bergen Kunsthall. You can buy it direct from us http://www.sts.musiconline.no ...

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DOWNLOAD DISKJOKKE`S BLOCK PARTY REMIX FOR FREE

Our friends at Vice Records are giving away Diskjokke`s great Block Party remix for free. You can download the remix http://www.vicerecords.com/mp3blog.php here. And here is what they say about it: "New Norwegian space-disco cadet Diskjokke introduces himself with an epic cure for Bloc Party's woozy hangover love song ...

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KIM HIORTHØY IN LODOWN MAGAZINE

There is a great 5 pages feature on Kim in the latest issue of Lodown Magazine (no 56). Check it out, Kim Hiorthøy on living & dying in doubt... More info about the magazine http://www.lodownmagazine.com right here.


DISKJOKKE: ARTIST OF THE DAY IN GUARDIAN

Diskjokke is artist of the day in UK`s Guardian. Check out the whole Diskjokke presentation http://music.guardian.co.uk/newbands/story/0,,2249326,00.html here. Diskjokke`s great debut "Staying In" is being released the 10th of March. He will also play at this years SXSW and several other US shows. More ...

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