Friday, November 14th, 2003
From Bradley’s Almanac – a complete live set from My Bloody Valentine. This show is from May 1989 at the Axis in Boston and the sound quality is pretty good considering it’s almost 15 years old. Click here.
The new Doves album, scheduled for a March 9 release, has been given a working title of Winning Days.
The Belle & Sebastian DVD Fans Only has been given a North American release date of January 20 from Matador Records. The same day, B&S-wannabes Camera Obscura’s sophomore record Underachievers Please Try Harder gets a release on these shores courtesy of Merge, who are releasing a DVD of their own that day – Superchunk’s Crowding Up Your Visual Field, pushed back from this Fall.
The Observer delves into the wisdom of Wayne Coyne.
Matthew Sweet fans should check out this repository of b-sides and unreleased material, all available for download.
Last two links from Largehearted Boy. In these slow news days, I don’t know what I’d do for content if not for LHB. All hail!
MP3.com is history. They’ve been bought by CNET and as of December 2, 2003, will no longer be available. While their usability has gone to shit as of late – having to fill out their subscription form EVERY time I visit and want to hear something is absurd – they did offer a pretty groundbreaking and valuable resource in their time. Alas.
np – Calexico / Feast Of Wire