Stephen Colbert capped off his debut as the new host of CBS’s The Late Show with a bang last night, bringing together an all star line-up of stars to join the Late Show band and close out the show. Featuring the likes of Mavis Staples, Ben Folds, Aloe Blacc, Buddy Guy and many more, the
Following their recent pull from a scheduled performance at Sydney’s Enmore Theatre, Beirut and Harvest Promoters have announced that the illness within the camp has not passed, and all remaining shows will be cancelled. This is set to include all remaining Harvest performances, even the Sydney leg this weekend, and all headlining shows. Harvest have
Beirut has cancelled his scheduled performance at the Enmore Theatre tonight, Wednesday, November 14, 2012. The cancellation is due to illness. Ticket refunds will be available from the point of purchase. Both Beirut and the promoter offer apologies for the inconvenience to fans. As it currently stands, Beirut will continue to perform as part of
Harvest fans – is this a morning for you or what?! There’s not one, not two, but THREE sideshow announcements from acts who are appearing at November’s festival.
Beirut have recently appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, performing their Santa Fe off last year’s album, The Rip Tide. Founding member/songwriter Zac Condon’s stunning voice and beautifully written melody, and the haunting accordion/trumpet sounds backing it, shines through the performance. The Rip Tide was released in August last year, which saw Condon
Beirut have announced a second Melbourne show after selling out the Forum Theatre on the 10th of January. The new show has been slotted in the night before, on the 9th, but will be at the Hi-Fi instead. Beirut will also be performing at the Sydney Opera House on the 5th of January, the Hi
Beirut have announced their Australian tour sideshows on the back of their appearance at the Falls and Southbound Festivals. At the heart of Beirut’s unstoppable rise is the ability to combine a wide variety of musical styles – Balkan folk, French chanson, American indie and Mexican funeral songs – with founding member/songwriter Zac Condon’s stunning
The buzz around the forthcoming new album from Beirut has been gathering significant momentum over the past month or so, what with live videos of new tracks and so forth. Now, Mr Zach Condon has finally managed to name the album and give it a solid release date.
As reported previously on these pages, Zach Condon and his Beirut project is in the process of putting together a new album. Now some previews of those new tracks can be seen below.
Vibrato-voiced folk superstar Zach Condon and his Beirut vehicle are plotting the release of a new record, in the midst of which Condon is keeping very busy juggling a number of other interesting projects.