Sudden eruption of #newmusic BUZZ begins with AURORA announcing a 2018 tour! BERLIN LONDON AMSTERDAM PARIS everybody's talkin' 'bout March music... Mini tour is no doubt scheduled to be in sync with a NEW ALBUM which would presumably be coming (perhaps in March then, as expected?) and with hints of a possible title... "QUEENDOM" or something along those lines. VERY EXCITING news for dedicated fans! [ 53 more words ]
Just couldn't stop listening to a fan favorite by Alvvays, "Party Police" from their eponymous debut record. It's so easy to get started on a string of performances over the years thanks to fans' live videos of concerts, and in-studio appearances... "You don't have to leave, you could just stay here with me, forget all the party police, we could find - If you don't want to you don't have to... [ 66 more words ]
Many treats! Amazing footage, photos and comments from AURORA's Brazil appearances in October of 2017 have arrived, and I just simply must gather a few things together so as to at least touch briefly on this lovely period of time. I am really drawn to a few of the photos of Aurora for video shooting of Deus Salve o Rei.... [ 120 more words ]
ANTISOCIALITES IS OUT NOW! Alvvays is back with a new set of songs, is on tour with a new drummer (Sheridan Riley) and is delivering the indie #Mollypop pretty much the way we'd hoped they would! I've made quite a few tweets recently (and tumblr posts) so I thought I import a few here with a couple of vid stills as well! [ 285 more words ]
Alvvays - "Plimsoll Punks" (Live World Cafe) Aug 7, 2017 https://youtu.be/yzplW7NQ9qU
Wow, loving this aesthetic so much, just had to post about it! AURORA "Blue cloud jacket 💙" via Twitter 26 SEP 2017 Just gorgeous! So cool. #Fashion #Hip #CoolCats @AURORA_Source reports "AURORA about #album2💽, in her latest post on Facebook: "Today I found out what the vibe of my album should feel like 💙"" These photos via AURORA and AURORA_Source are irresistable. [ 135 more words ]
Alvvays band has released their brilliant 2017 album ANTISOCIALITES and it's a hit! The band is on tour and will continue to tour for some months into early winter at least, with new dates announced from time to time as they come in. I've gathered a few of the latest videos noting that both the music and videos themselves are awesome! [ 766 more words ]
With ALVVAYS having released their wonderful rockin' retro dream pop album ANTISOCIALITES this month (September 2017), I am anxious to roll up a review asap, but first I wanted to lay out a few videos I've been watching for some time now, in anticipation of this great sophomore album - a glowing success, I must say! So here are a few of my favorites from the past couple of years past. [ 742 more words ]
Continuing the exploration of connection and disconnection in the creative process, ImploDemutE of Dallas, Texas delivers a more musical collection for 2017 titled "Under The WateR" an 8 track movement through evocative riffs and rhythms.
I Don't Know You...
"I let go of the things I can't have. And the things I can't change. And what I already have I will love until the day I die." Aurora Aksnes
Photo: AURORA by Hilde Bjørnskau via AURORA_forum
Quite often, loving fans tweet their favorite photos - sometimes the photog credits are not included, so I often just come back later and add credits in an RT if I can find them... [ 672 more words ]...
"...you have loved us, and we have loved you, and God loves us all" - Dawn Michele, Fireflight. I love how Fireflight brought together the complete band from the NOW era to ROCK Brazil July 15th 2017! Dawn Michele was amazing, beautiful, and from all the clips I've heard, she and the band were TOP FORM! Justin Cox and Adam McMilliion came back for this historic appearance, joining Dawn, Wendy Drennen and Glenn Drennen for this awesome concert at Som Da Vida! [ 284 more words ]
Just a few tweets gathered of recent activities from AURORA and the AURORA Tweeters! So sweet, so very very sweet. I'm all about the BLUE - there's blue shoes below... scroll.... And... welcome TEAM AKSNES! Volume 11 What an interesting week or so in AURORA land! And... okay there was skinny dipping? [ 120 more words ]