Crank it to 11
New album. New Aussie tour.
Two homegrown heroes are coming home to headline.
Unfortunate news out of the All Tomorrow’s Parties camp this afternoon, with an announcement that The Jesus Lizard will no longer be making their way to Australia, cancelling their Australian and New Zealand tour which included an appearance at ATP’s Release The Bats festival in Victoria next month. In a statement released this afternoon, ATP
After 25 years with the Boston-based band, 52-year-old bassist Kim Deal has left the Pixies, with remaining members Black Francis, Joey Santiago and David Lovering releasing the news via their Facebook page. “We are sad to say that Kim Deal has decided to leave the Pixies. We are very proud to have worked with her
90’s alt legends The Breeders have announced a string of Australian headline shows for this October, playing their seminal album Last Splash in its entirety. The Kim Deal-fronted 4-piece were already confirmed to headline All Tomorrow’s Parties‘ Release The Bats festival in Melbourne but now Sydney, Brisbane and Perth will be getting a taste of
After the success of I’ll Be Your Mirror, All Tomorrow’s Parties have made the incredibly sensible move of bringing yet another festival to Australia for 2013 – the Halloween-themed Release The Bats festival will be hitting Melbourne in October and, in conjunction with RRR, ATP will be bringing none other than The Breeders, The Jesus