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The Brian Jonestown Massacre
There are few iconoclasts in contemporary music. Yet Anton Newcombe, frontman of The Brian Jonestown Massacre, could be the last punk – even if his musical output is typically classified as shoegaze or psychedelic rock, deviating into Krautrock. Newcombe, then in San Francisco, launched BJM – named partly after The Rolling Stones’ ill-fated original leader –
Melbourne Music Week has given us a sneaky taste of what lies in store for this year’s event, unveiling two massive international acts on their 2015 bill: San Francisco psych-rock royals The Brian Jonestown Massacre and Berlin sound-art genius Robert Henke of Monolake fame. According to a press release, the artists have been tapped by
The weather is getting warmer and that can only mean one thing: the apocalypse is upon us an Aussie summer full of top-notch tours from some of the world’s most-loved acts is right around the corner. Australia has already had its pick of big-name tours this year, but there are nine upcoming national jaunts which
That distant “YAAAAAAAAS” you hear reverberating around the country right now, is us here at Music Feeds frothin’ on the fact that winter is pissing off and summer, with its delectable bevy of live music offerings, is just round the corner. To celebrate the greatest Aussie season for gigs since… well last summer really, Music
Psychedelic fire-brand Anton Newcombe and the The Brian Jonestown Massacre have just announced a string of Australian shows in late November, returning as part of their 25 Year Silver Jubilee Tour. The upcoming tour marks a quarter century of making music and touring for Newcombe and his ever changing line-up of collaborators. Since the band’s
Anton Newcombe, frontman of The Brian Jonestown Massacre, has claimed that Apple threatened to remove the band’s music from iTunes if Newcombe did not comply with their three month royalty-free policy. Apple’s new streaming service Apple Music is set to offer the service to users free for three months, however, it is believed that during
Already announced as the support for neo-psychedelia progenitors The Brian Jonestown Massacre on their upcoming Australian tour, London duo The KVB have announced they will be playing one very special headline show at Melbourne’s Boney, with BJM and other friends in tow. Kicking off at 8:00pm on Thursday, 12th December, this special one-off show will
Everyone’s favourite merry band of psychedelic misfits, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, were recently announced to play this year’s Meredith Music Festival and now they’ve added a string of headlining sideshows around the country to their Australian visit. The Anton Newcombe-led 8-piece were once more renowned for their legendary frontman’s onstage antics than anything else, but
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The beauty of social media is once again shining through with the Dandy Warhols tweeting that they will be touring Australia in the fall. The band tweeted a response to Anton Newcombe, frontman of the Brian Jonestown Massacre, telling him that they would be adding more gigs to their already busy schedule. Anton Newcombe will
The Brian Jonestown Massacre will release their previously announced new album Aufheben on the 30th April. The album will have 11 tracks including the track I Want to Hold Your Other Hand, which you can hear below. The album name Aufheben or Aufhebung is a German word with several seemingly contradictory meanings, including “to lift
Legendary psychedelic rockers The Brian Jonestown Massacre have announced an Australian tour in May
Listen: New Brian Jonestown Massacre track
Anton Newcombe has revealed he will release the Brian Jonestown Massacre’s 13th album on May 1st 2012.
Anton Newcombe is currently in Berlin recording a new album for The Brian Jonestown Massacre with a planned release for 2012. Anton has been posting demos on the band’s YouTube page and you can check out a new one below titled Les Nuages Mentent.
The Brian Jonestown Massacre have set the date of August 30 for the release of the double-disc collection The Singles Collection (1992-2011). AntiMusic reports that the album will include 14 tracks previously unavailable on CD before, with the release marking the remastered version of vinyl originals. This hefty package comes with a 24-page booklet with
This is frankly the best news that could possibly have come through on a Monday morning in Sydney. Austin, Texas legends of modern psychedelia the Black Angels have announced their first Australian visit with dates in June and July. The band are on tour supporting their third album Phosphene Dream, which came out in September