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Starring Lisa Hannigan, Lana Del Rey, Pennywise, Rufus Wainwright, Bon Iver, Bobby Womack, a Sex Pistols offspring and, at long last, the return of The National...
The Hot Press Newsdesk, 27 Apr 2012
Not checked out the trippy promo for 'River's Edge', the new single taken from Dublin synth wizards Last Days Of 1984's debut effort Wake Up To The Waves, yet? Do so below. Look out for an interview with the lads in the next issue of Hot Press.
Ane Brun ropes in fellow Swede Jose Gonzalez on her new single, which is available from soundcloud.com/mikael-1/ane-brun-worship-ft-jos-gonz while Amazon subscribers can access a new Richard Hawley track at amazon.co.uk/Standing-At-The-Skys-Edge/dp/B007OBYMHU/ref=sr_shvl_album_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1334737746&sr=301-1
Next to hotpress.com/John-Robb/news/READ-Extract-from-John-Robbs-Stone-Roses-book/8880274.html?new_layout=1 where you can read an exclusive extract from our pal John Robb’s updated Stone Roses book.
Remaining on a literary bent, joshritter.com/news has a sample chapter from our favourite Idahoan’s first novel and amazon.co.uk/Beer-Trip-to-Llandudno-ebook/dp/B007RDO9ZU/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1334870715&sr=8-1 bags you the short story that recently earned Limerick scribe Kevin Barry – another person who sat down this week with a HP scribe – a cool €36,000.
The Free Music Friday flag has been flying at half-mast this week following the tragic death of Levon Helm. The Lisa Hannigan Band and Justin Vernon are among those who’ve weighed in with live tributes to the great man.