Tag Archives: Foals

Wednesday Music News

K Records‘ Arrington De Dionyso shape shifts easily - between a rather normal looking young individual and a sprawling, terrifying, rapping shaman as part of Malaikat Dan Singa. The PNW has produced some rather odd things over the years, but to see Dionyso pop on some fake teeth and instantly transform into a possibly insaneRead more...

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Live Video: Foals

For good reason, Foals have earned a reputation for some wild and frenetic peformances, mixing high energy math rock with modern take on 90′s Britpop. It’s not really a show if frontman Yannis Philippakis isn’t surfing the crowd or climbing the walls. Yet Foals have never been one-dimension and through the choas, the band members’Read more...

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Monday Music News

Foals have accompanied their electronic crescendo-filled track “Bad Habit” off their most recent album Holy Fire with a video that’s fit for the big screen. Wandering through the desert after a siren like woman, singer Yannis Philippakis is desperate for something more than water. Slowly the illusions crumble and he is left with a millionRead more...

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Live Review: Foals w/ Surfer Blood & Blondfire @ Neptune 6/1/13

There are some shows where a three or four paragraph description just doesn’t cut it, and if you know anything about Oxford indie rock band Foals, then you know this is one of those shows. That being said, I’m not even going to try - the pictures (and my ringing ears) speak for themselves. JuneRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

Doe Bay Festival co-organizers Artist Home Presents have just announced a new outdoor music festival called Timber!, with ‘a vision of uniting music, community, and the beautiful natural environment of the Pacific Northwest.” Timber! falls on July 26-27 at King County‚Äôs Tolt-MacDonald Park in Carnation, WA, and will feature The Helio Sequence, Lemolo, Fruit Bats,Read more...

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Album Review: Foals - Holy Fire

“I can’t get enough... SPACE!” That’s what Foals frontman Yannis Phillipakis yells right before the band launches into a ferocious, locked-in paroxysm during the chorus of “Inhaler”, the first single from the Oxford five-piece’s third album, Holy Fire. Long hailed by the British press as one of guitar-based music’s most forward-thinking groups and mostly overlookedRead more...

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Out This Week 2/12

This week’s list of new releases may be one of the shortest of the year, but it’s also topped by one of the year’s most anticipated scorchers. Foals rain Holy Fire with their third release, treating fans to a big new sound to match their big new label. Their third release, but first on WarnerRead more...

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Thursday Music News

It was there and now it’s gone. First, a sample of the forthcoming single “Full of Fire” by Swedish band The Knife was available on Amazon before being removed. Then, the song was teased out in 30-second clips by London’s Juno Records before removing it entirely. Though you may find wisps of the song floatingRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

Totally Extinct Enormous Dinosaurs took on the Foals single “My Number” with this electro remix. Barely resembling the original track which debuted on Jools Holland, the remix pulls in the hook from the original about halfway through. While the sound is divergent, it still captures the brooding moodiness the Foals are known for. Listen below.Read more...

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Tuesday Music News

Everyone’s favorite noise making revolutionaries Animal Collective released the new track “Crimson” yesterday on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show. In keeping with their sound, the song bubbles and burps and features some nice high singing by Avey Tare. The song will be featured as a b-side track on the single “Applesauce.” Animal Collective alsoRead more...

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