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Flock of Dimes debuting at Victoria in Hackney

Flock of Dimes (Jenn Wasner of Wye Oak) has released ‘Semaphore’, the first single of her debut album ‘If You See Me, Say Yes’.

The LP, due for release on 23 September, will be followed by her first ever solo London show at The Victoria in Hackney on 4 October 2016.

Tickets are available now.

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Anna von Hausswolff: The miraculous

Anna von Hausswolff | Oslo | 8 December 2015

Photo credit: Anders Nydam

 There are a few signs that Anna von Hausswolff is of this earth: the sips of water between songs; the spontaneous response to her audience’s cheers (“This is unbelievable. It’s fucking amazing.”); the admission, as the encore begins, that she’s exhausted.

But for most of tonight she seems otherworldly, a long-haired silhouette with a transcendent voice. Seated behind a keyboard that gets as much of a workout as her vocal cords, the Swedish musician performs with such sustained intensity that, during songs, the capacity Oslo audience are rendered silent. No chatting. No texting. Just 375 people staring at a stage, seemingly transfixed by the supernatural sounds washing over them.

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It’s not too late for Shannon and the Clams at Oslo

Shannon and the Clams have unveiled their latest music video just days ahead of a show in London next week.

‘It’s Too Late’, featured in the clip directed by Ryan Browne, is taken from the  San Francisco Bay area band’s latest album, ‘Gone By The Dawn’.

The garage punk trio will be performing songs from it and their previous three albums I Wanna Go Home’, ‘Sleep Talk’, and ‘Dreams in the Rat House at Oslo in London on 11 November 2015.

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