Tav Falco's Panther Burns performs two shows in two separate cities. Catch them opening for Quintron & Miss Pussycat at 12:30 AM at d.b.a. in New Orleans early on May 5. Later that day, and hopefully after a bit of sleep, they'll be taking the stage at the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, TN. Also on the bill are Jack White, Franz Ferdinand, and many more.
TAV FALCO guests on the weekly live "Thacker Mountain Radio Show" broadcast out of Courthouse Square in Oxford, Mississippi. The show tapes at The Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts and can be heard at 6:00 PM CST tonight on Mississippi Public Radio or catch the rebroadcast this Saturday at 7:00 PM CST.
TAV FALCO's debut holiday offering, suitably entitled "A Tav Falco Christmas," is released as a strictly limited edition (1,000 copies) holiday red vinyl LP for Record Store Day. "A Tav Falco Christmas" arrives via ORG Music / Frenzi Music & Films.
PROFESSOR AND THE MADMAN are interviewed & perform on "Livation" on KXLU 88.9 FM in Los Angeles. The hour-long segment kicks off at 12AM late Wednesday night / early Thursday morning.
Londoners get their first chance to see the recently reunited and rechristened CousteauX. The lineup features Cousteau's original songwriting team of Liam McKahey (vocals) and Davey Ray Moor (songwriter/instrumentalist). This concert at London's storied 100 Club is the launch party for the group's new self-titled LP, released on September 15.
CousteauX's eponymous album is released digitally worldwide by Silent X Recordings. Vinyl LP and CD are released in the U.S. the following week, on Sept. 22. The reformed CousteauX features original members Liam McKahey (vocals) and Davey Ray Moor (songwriter/instrumentalist).
Multi-talented singer/songwriter, bassist and producer Sylvia Black (of Betty Black/KUDU fame) steps into the spotlight with her smoldering debut single "Walking With Fire" featuring acclaimed alto saxophonist Jaleel Shaw (Robert Glasper/Roy Haynes Quartet/Mingus Big Band) and Brazilian Girls' Aaron Johnston on drums and percussion.
A cinematic slice of late-night jazz-pop exotica, the feverish track (which is featured in the upcoming Dean Dempsey film Deadman's Barstool) is just a hint of brilliance to come from the acclaimed Southern Gothic chanteuse who's collaborated with artists like Moby, The Knocks, Kristeen Young, Black Eyed Peas, Télépopmusik, Spank Rock and Santigold, William Orbit and more, amassing sales over 6 million units worldwide!
"Walking With Fire" is out digitally worldwide July 28th via Frau Pink / KID Recordings. Pre-order now on iTunes http://apple.co/2sZxMZw
CONCERT: Tav Falco's Panther Burns performs at Popfest in Vienna, Austria.
Sean Dickson, best known to American audiences as the singer/guitarist with Scottish alternative hitmakers The Soup Dragons, is set to again make major inroads into the American market as producer/remixer HIFI SEAN. His latest single “Testify” is a rousing, crowd-pleasing dance anthem featuring the vocal talents of CRYSTAL WATERS, herself a Billboard veteran with ten #1 dance hits to her credit. Five mixes of “Testify” will be released globally by Defected Records on July 21.
1. “Testify” (Original Extended)
2. “Testify” (Sandy Rivera Main Mix)
3. “Testify” (Sandy Rivera Dub)
4 . “Testify” (Rhythm Masters Vocal Mix)
5. “Testify” (OPOLOPO Remix)
Vanessa Daou revisits and reimagines the classic lead single from her landmark 1994 solo debut Zipless: Songs From The Works Of Erica Jong with an infectious set of fiery contemporary reworks by UK heavyweights Severino Panzetta (Horse Meat Disco) and D. Ramirez (Toolroom Records); downtempo/chill-out maestro's Mashti and Deep Dive Corp. (aka Mads "Mashti" Nordheim and Peter Musebrink); melancholic electronic glitch-pop/R&B/dance producer and "breakthrough artist" Animal Feelings (aka Oliver Chang); and NYC-based producer/remixer/DJ and Get Up Recordings label co-founder, W. Jeremy that cleverly reinvent Daou's heady slice of erotic jazz-pop into a sweltering modern future classic for a whole new generation of music lovers to uncover.
The release is the first in a series of scintillating new remix singles to be issued from Daou's forthcoming Zipless 2.0: Songs From The Works of Erica Jong [Remixed & Reimagined] album. The project is an ambitious retelling of her groundbreaking debut featuring newly commissioned re-rubs by an international cast of, established and emerging, electronic music innovators.
Hifi Sean and Crystal Waters perform "Testify" along with selections from Crystal's long list of dance chart hits. The night also features Jellybean Benitez, Ralphi Rosario, and others.
Hifi Sean, Crystal Waters, Basement Jaxx, Roger Sanchez, Jellybean Benitez, Ralphi Rosario, Simon Dumore, DJ Pippi, and Antz perform at Glitterbox on the island of Ibiza in Spain.