Friday, 3 August 2012

Best of last year´s - Part I

Some of the best music shows I have been over the last year, in no specific order. Just click in the band name to check their music on their MySpace and get the feel of what´s going on (fancy!).

Let´s get started, 3, 2 ,1… L-I-P - Best of last year´s - Part I

The Flaming Lips. One of my favourites shows last year. It is just amazing seeing Wayne Coyne crowdsurfing in a bubble .

The Flaming Lips

The Flaming Lips

Beirut, the gypsy indie folk sound from New york. As their “bio” states: a trumpet from Paris, farfisa organ, accordion, piano, ukelele, mandolin, glockenspiel, violin, cello, tambourine, the air powered organ I bought on twelfth street and  a Congo drum donated from the neighbours...


Battles, just an amazing performance that I could watch again and again. If you want to listen further, you should check this video of his take-away show in Wall Street.



Le Butcherettes: Mexican garage punk from Guadalajara, opening for Omar Rodriguez Lopez. They were literally climbing up the stage curtain at the East Brunswick Club.

Le Butcherettes

The Wedding Present, simple fast old-school indie rock from Britain. 

The Wedding Present

Lou Barlow, from Dinosaur Jr. Pretty intimate show where he showed us his funny side and gave us a little bit too much information while he was sipping scotch.

Lou Barlow

Girl Talk – That is just a -insane- P-A-R-T-Y. I am not too sure why he hasn´t been sued for copyright infringement yet, neither the NY Times magazine does.

Girl Talk

Girl Talk

Aphex Twin. Just come to daddy, would ya? Also, for nostalgics, check this video

Aphex Twin

(To be continued…)

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