A new year & new decade of music are upon us and Skinny Wolves are already on the case with a Gary War, Girls Names & Logikparty lined up for 6th January.
A new year & new decade of music are upon us and Skinny Wolves are already on the case with ex-Ariel Pink member Gary War, Girls Names & Logikparty lined up for 6th January.
Skinny Wolves Presents:
(NYC, Captured Tracks/ Sacred Bones / Woodsist)
Wednesday 6th January 2010, Whelans (upstairs), Wexford St, Dublin
Tickets €10 (w/ booking fee to be included) : from Tickets.ie / Road
Records / City Discs
Gary War Gary War’s keyboard and tape manipulations exist in the loner sphere somewhere between the Legendary Pink Dots’ keyboard driven take on UK psychedelia and current fellow travelers like the Pink Noise. Like the LPD or Ariel Pink (to whom he’s garnered comparisons since the debut LP release) the odd experimental arrangements and off-kilter instrumentation never stray very far from melancholy pop song structures rooted around a catchy hook and melody. http://www.myspace.com/garywargarywar
GNs unabashedly hark back to the early/mid eighties shadow world of Beat Happening, C86, Postcard Records and The Birthday Party, with some big dumb Dennis Wilson drums thrown in for good measure. After a sold-out release on Cass/Flick (High Places, Lucky Dragons), 2010 will see Girls Names release new recordings through New York’s Captured Tracks label. http://www.myspace.com/girlsnames
Logikparty Logikparty’s sound is abrasive, atonal, austere and agitated. They were saved from a life of crime and vice in the year 2009 by Scandinavian pagans and impetuously became infamous practitioners of occult rituals……………… Logikparty thinks – therefore Logikparty am…… http://www.myspace.com/logikparty