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Video of the Week #17

I’ll never grow out of this band, ever. Verdena are so raw even in their slow, beautiful songs. They are so dirty and loud and quiet and dark and gorgeous and naive and poetic. This is one of my favorite songs of theirs, of the ones I played on repeat, and this video is one […]

Destroy, Munich & Robotra @ B72

Robotra are two boys and one girl, delightfully noisy. As soon as they are on, maybe because of the girl guitarist looking anywhere but at the audience with short hair covering her eyes, I am reminded of one of my favorite bands of all time, Verdena – an italian outfit that has existed for over […]

One Giant Leap for Mankind

Everybody’s been talking about it today, obviously. The Apollo 11 landing on the moon turns 40 years old! Let’s celebrate with a little playlist – songs will be up as soon as I’m back home safely from Norway. Air: Le Voyage de Pénélope Asobi Seksu: Walk on the Moon Her Space Holiday: The Astronauts are […]

verdena on tour

Verdena will be playing at the Sziget festival in Budapest (Hungary) this summer, and at the Puglia Sziget Sound Fest ’08 in Bari (Italy) in May. These two dates are, apparently, two of many – the band is recording a new album and will probably be playing some of the new songs on their mini-Europe […]