We’re positively bubbling over with excitement ahead of Friday’s Friendly Fires curated gig at The Coronet which promises to be one of the shows of the year. So what better time to dip into some festive spirit and share this Friendly Fires cover of Lykke Li’s mighty ‘I’m Good I’m Gone’ tune from 2008. Sure we still prefer the original but this sounds fresh.
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What? One of the most important British Record Labels of the past decade, Warp Records comes to London for the final leg of its 20th birthday celebrations and it brings a colossal lineup to Elephant & Castle’s unsuspecting Coronet Theatre. Headliners are New York’s Battles who play their first London show since selling out the Astoria 18 months ago. Full lineup within…
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What? Xmas very much comes early with this one. Friendly Fires present a cracking lineup at the revamped Coronet including Friendly Fires, The Invisible, Joe Goddard (Hot Chip), Shit Robot (DFA), Motor City Drum Ensemble, Wild Geese DJs and a Friendly Fires DJ Set. Phew! This should be an absolute (Xmas) cracker.
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What? The Decemberists play a second London date on their brief UK tour. Their latest album ‘The Hazards Of Love’ is visionary front man Colin Meloy’s rock opera for which the band have enlisted the help of female vocalists Becky Stark (Lavender Diamond) and Shara Woden (My Brightest Diamond) and thrown in some epic guitar riffs that wouldn’t sound out of place in an Iron Maiden track. As you do.
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