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The Asteroids Galaxy Tour Launch US Tour + “Heart Attack” (CSS Remix) MP3!

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , on December 2, 2011 by E.N.

The Asteroids Galaxy Tour

Out Of Frequency

(January 31, 2012; BMG Rights)
Download  “Heart Attack” (CSS Remix) MP3 
Announcing Headlining US Tour With Vacationer!

“A scintillating update to the funkadelic sound” - NYLON

“party-ready tunes” - Blackbook Magazine

“… a frothy retro-future party mix based in Sixties soul and Seventies funk, and buoyed by sci-fi synths and dub effects.” - Rolling Stone

Copenhagen’s The Asteroids Galaxy Tour have been winning over audiences globally with their unique brand of cutting edge, soulful, infectious pop. Since forming in 2007, the Danish group has racked up accomplishments that include having singles featured in two global television ads and sharing the stage with superstars like Amy Winehouse &Katy Perry. The band is thrilled to announce their national headlining US tour for which tickets go on sale today!  The tour kicks off in NYC on the new album’s release date,January 31 on BMG Rights.

The Asteroids Galaxy Tour has already shared the album track “Major.” Now they are offering another taste of the new album Out Of Frequency. Check out the new “Heart Attack” (CSS Remix) MP3  HERE.  An unforgettable anthem, its instantly memorable melody and caffeinated beat is guaranteed to command dance floors.

Brandishing a signature sound that infuses indie-pop with neo-psychedelia, dance and retro-futuristic soul, The Asteroids Galaxy Tour never fail to produce addictive tunes that don’t sacrifice imagination. The slinky “Major” will seduce you with its ’70s blaxploitation-esque horn stabs and edgy vocals that are the perfect balance of commanding and sweet. Title track “Out Of Frequency” highlights the soulful side of the band with its smoky nostalgic atmosphere and “Fantasy Friend Forever” has all the elements of an ecstatic psych-pop explosion with it’s thumpin’ beat and addictive hooks, making it nearly impossible for listeners not to get out of their seats.

The band was first put on the map when its song “Around The Bend” was featured in a popular iPod Touch ad in 2008, launching The Asteroids Galaxy Tour’s career worldwide. The Asteroids’ latest single “The Golden Age” was chosen by Heineken for use in a global 2011 campaign which also features frontwoman Mette Lindberg. Known for their captivating live show, be sure to catch the band live on tour with Vacationer this winter!

The Asteroids Galaxy Tour Headlining US Tour Dates
1/31: New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
2/1: Washington, DC @ Rock and Roll Hotel
2/2: Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
2/3: Boston, MA @ Middle East Downstairs
2/7: Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall
2/8: Minneapolis, MN @ 7th Street Entry
2/10: Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge
2/13: San Diego, CA @ Belly Up
2/14: Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex
2/15: San Francisco, CA @ Independent
2/17: Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom
2/18: Seattle, WA @ Neumos

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Dillon Francis releases IDGAFOS on Mad Decent (Stream)

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on October 21, 2011 by E.N.

IDGAFOS is the new single from Dillon Francis out now on Mad Decent


In the months since his debut Westside EP on Mad Decent, Dillon Francis has exploded onto the electronic music scene. He’s been touring nonstop throughout the United States and Europe and has remixed tracks forCSS, Toddla T, Chase and Status, Digitalism, and Kissy Sellout.         

Dillon will also be playing alongside Mele and Brenmar in the UK/Europe as part of the Visions tour. Full tour dates below:
November
15th Leeds, Mint Club
17th Dublin, Twisted Pepper
18th London, Fabric
19th Southend, Sunrooms
23rd Madrid, Sala Heineken
24th Paris, Social Club
25th Brussels, Forma T
26th Nerlin, Prince Charles
29th Glasgow, Buff Club
30th Edinburgh, Sneaky Pete’s
December
1st Aberdeen, Snafu
2nd Sheffield, DQ
3rd Bristol, Motion

CSS Get Remixed by Depressed Buttons (members of The Faint, signed to Mad Decent)(Download)

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on August 5, 2011 by E.N.

CSS’ Summer Anthem “Hits Me Like A Rock” Gets

Remixed by Mad Decent’s Depressed Buttons

 
Click HEREto Stream/Download

“a swaying summer jam” – SPIN Magazine’s “Songs You Must Hear Now”
 
“delivers the band’s trademark ass-shaking energy” – BUST
 
 
CSS’ infectious, tropical-flavored single “Hits Me Like a Rock” (featuring Primal Scream’s Bobby Gillespie) has become a summer favorite, perfect for both backyard barbeques and all night dance parties.  Now, the track has gotten the remix treatment from Depressed Buttons, a new outfit consisting of three members of The Faint, who are signed to Diplo’s Mad Decent label.  CSS will kick off their North American tour this fall, and the Brazilian crew will release their new album La Liberacion on August 22nd through V2/Cooperative Music USA/DowntownRecords.
 
 
CSS Tour Dates:
 
10/1:  Vancouver, BC @ Vogue
10/2:  Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom
10/4:  Seattle, WA @ Neptune
10/6:  San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
10/8:  Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex
10/9:  Los Angeles, CA @ Filter Culture Collide Festival
10/13:  Denver, CO @ Bluebird
10/15:  Mexico City, Mexico @ Curva 4 Race Track at Foro Sol
10/17:  Minneapolis, MN @ First Ave
10/21:  Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
10/22:  New York, NY @ Webster Hall
10/23:  Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
10/24:  Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
10/26:  Athens, GA @ 40 Watt Club
10/28:  Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
10/29:  Houston, TX @ House of Blues
10/30:  Austin, TX @ La Zona Rosa

CSS Release New Single, “Hits Me Like A Rock”ft. Bobby Gillespie

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on June 21, 2011 by E.N.

CSS Share New Single “Hits Me Like A Rock”

(Feat. Bobby Gillespie) Off Upcoming New Album

 
Download it for Free from www.csssuxxx.com
 
“Hits Me Like A Rock” 
is the first single to be taken from CSS’s forthcoming new album La Liberación and features guest vocals from Primal Scream’s Bobby Gillespie.  The full-length album, the band’s third, is a true melding of their debut’s riotous anarchy and their sophomore album Donkey’s grungy maturity. This single is bubbling over with some serious pop energy, something the band have always had in bucketloads but now feel newly empowered to express fully and freely.
 
Lovefoxxx attributes their new zest for songwriting to being relaxed and at home, explaining  “Being in São Paulo helped a whole lot. I don’t like being a foreigner for too long. I was in love with my life. Feeling energetic. I was feeling inspired and happy.”
 
Regarding the new single, Lovefoxxx elaborates “ ‘Hits Me Like A Rock’ is a song about another song.  It’s about the power of music to date our lives.
You know when you listen to a song over and over again over a certain period of time and later, for a while, you simply forget that song ever existed…
But then when “shuffle” choose to use it’s power and bring back that song to you, you listen to it again and everything you’ve felt hits you ever so strong and the music becomes physical.”
 
The full “Hits Me Like A Rock” single comes complete with remixes from Dillon Francis and Mad Decent’s digital dance purveyors Depressed Buttons.
 
Overall, LaLiberaciónfinds the band at the peak of their powers, pushing past everything that has come before into an exciting new future.
 
“I think it’s a celebration of our friendship,” says Lovefoxxx. “I think that this album has a ‘finding your gang’ feel.”

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