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Rock Media: The Blockheads. Beyond The Call Of Dury

Rock Media: The Blockheads. Beyond The Call Of Dury

Ian Dury and the Blockheadswere a band that knew adversity. Drummer Charley Charles died of cancer in 1990 and front man Dury succumbed to the same fate 10 years later. In the absence of Dury, ‘The Blockheads’ continue to perform both the classic songs from the 70s and 80s as well as material from their own three albums. The new material has won critical acclaim, but it goes without saying that…

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Rock Media: Gill Landry. Funeral In My Heart.

Rock Media: Gill Landry. Funeral In My Heart.

Here is the new video for Gill Landry’s Funeral In My Heart, which he directed himself. We asked him what he was trying to achieve with the song and video. “It’s a small tip of the hat to the remnants of all the burned out sections of that psychotic and alluring asphalt cardiovascular system in America,” Landry explained. “Particularly that gorgeous dying capillary U.S. Route 65 and its…

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Rock Media: José González . Every Age.

Rock Media: José González . Every Age.

José González has announced details of European and US tour dates for early 2015. He will tour Europe throughout February and March calling at London (Scala), Coventry (Warwick Arts Centre) and Manchester (Academy 2) in the UK. Support at the UK shows will come from Ólöf Arnalds.

Tickets are on sale now from here. Full listings for all upcoming tour dates below.

Watch the spectacular video for…

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Rock Show: Kate Bush

Rock Show: Kate Bush

Kate Bush has announced she is to play a series of concert dates in the UK later this year.

An announcement on her official website said she will play 15 shows at London’s Hammersmith Apollo in August and September.

The title for the show is Before the Dawn and the first date will be August 26th.

The singer, whose hits include Wuthering Heights and Hounds of Love, last toured in 1979 and was last…

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Video: Liam Finn. Wrestle With Dad.

Video: Liam Finn. Wrestle With Dad.

Directed and edited by Liam and Neil Finn
Filmed by Elroy Finn and George Kannavas

Buy “The Nihilist”
UK Europe http://www.roughtrade.com/albums/82441

Rachel Lipsitz did a great interview with Liam Finn recently and you can read it here:
http://rockshot.co.uk/dir/11450/interview-liam-finn-67-varieties/
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