The ex-Sonic Youth co-leader Thurston Moore’s got a new album called The Best Day on the way and a new backing band that includes Sonic Youth’s Steve Shelly and My Bloody Valentine’s Debbie Googe. (I’m a little disappointed Moore is still recording with them under his own name rather than using “Pussies Of The Lowest [...]
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photo by PJ Sykes Just yesterday (8/20), Thurston Moore detailed his new album, The Best Day, which was recorded with his new band -- his Sonic Youth bandmate Steve Shelley, My Bloody Valentine's Deb Googe, and James Sedwards. Now he's...
Earlier this month, we learned that Thurston Moore had formed a new band with his former Sonic Youth bandmate Steve Shelly and with My Bloody Valentine bassist Deb Googe, as well as Nought guitarist James Sewards, and we posted video of them playing a London show. And now Moore has announced that the band will [...]
by Andrew Sacher photo by Phil Sharp We recently mentioned that Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore formed a new band with SY drummer Steve Shelley, My Bloody Valentine's Deb Googe, and James Sedwards, and will be releasing an album with them,...
Thurston Moore Band features Sonic Youth's Steve Shelley and My Bloody Valentine's Debbie Googe.
Dude, for someone who can sure get around, former Sonic Youth front-ish man Thurston Moore sure manages to not really get around much, doesn’t he? First he’s out there putting out solo records… that sound pretty much like Sonic Youth. Show More Summary
It’s usually best to keep busy in the wake of a break-up, and Thurston Moore has passed most of his time with new music projects. Since the end of his marriage to Kim Gordon in 2011—and Sonic Youth along with it—Thurston Moore has formed...Show More Summary
Thurston Moore has created something resembling a supergroup for his next project. It’s called the Thurston Moore Band and he’s reunited with Sonic Youth drummer Steve Shelley and recruited My Bloody Valentine bassist Debbie Googe and British guitarist James Sedwards. This is yet another new endeavor following his divorce from Kim Gordon three years ago. [...]
Sounds like: Cloud Nothings, Arctic Monkeys, My Bloody Valentine Song: Sakawa Boys - Lazy Eys What's so good? This is the first recorded track from the Cape Town indie rock outfit. "Lazy Eys" was originally recorded in a bedroom as a...Show More Summary
In the late '80s, there weren't many bands who recorded their own music; it just wasn't feasible. Considering that you had to be able to afford magnetic recording tape, tape machines, a mixing board, microphones, instruments, studio monitors, and recording space to name a few things, it wasn't exactly easy. Show More Summary
Several years ago, it appeared as though the DRIVE ANGRY and MY BLOODY VALENTINE team of Patrick Lussier and Todd Farmer were going to embark on making HALLOWEEN 3D, the follow-up to Rob Zombie's reboots of the franchise. Obviously, it never happened, which was a sad development as they probably would have knocked it out of the park. Show More Summary
The Hindustan Times listed the greatest Indian novels. Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine told NME that the band is working on music for a new EP. Author Colum McCann listed his favorite books from his youth at The Week....
Kevin Shields says he'll hit the studio in October to record new material.
My Bloody Valentine plans to record a new EP this fall. Explains Kevin Shields in a new NME report, the band will hit the studio in October or November to record songs that have been in the works since last year. Note that he didn’t mention any prospective release dates. Considering it took the cataclysmically [...]
Film composer Brian Reitzell is getting ready to put out his debut album, Auto Music, next month. The previously released single “Last Summer” featured Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine providing a sort of sequel the work done by Shields and Reitzell on Lost In Translation, and now the song has gotten the remix treatment [...]
by Bill Pearis Jersey City residents Tom Barrett and Lysa Opfer met while playing in other bands and bonded over a shared love of '90s bands like My Bloody Valentine, Yo La Tengo and Sonic Youth. This friendship soon led...
Creation Records was instrumental in helping launch the careers of My Bloody Valentine, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Teenage Fanclub, Slowdive, The Boo Radleys, Swervedriver, The Cramps and even Oasis during its existence. [ more › ]
What happens when a film composer (Brian Reitzell) and a shoegaze pioneer (My Bloody Valentine’s Kevin Shields) work together on a track? You get an eight-and-a-half minute experiment in textures and grooves that involves both a drum machine and a real live drum kit, a few organs, a guitar, a synthesizer or two, and a [...]
Taken from the film composer's forthcoming solo debut.