Joe Goddard heads to Paris for a one-off Greco-Roman party on Friday 20th June. Discus takes place at the Social Club, 142 rue Montmartre, 75002 Paris from 11pm til 6am. Joining Joe on the night are: A Guy Called Gerald, Lxury, Greco-Roman Soundsystem and the Svens. For more information, click here.
Following on from the announcement of their 12 week stand at Xoyo (featuring a Hot Chip takeover this Saturday), The 2 Bears tease the release of their second album – The Night Is Young – with the video for Angel (hosted by Thump). The phenomenal promo is not for the faint hearted… more to come soon. In the meantime, the Bears Xoyo dates are:
17/05 The 2 Bears + Hot Chip
24/05 The 2 Bears + Bestival takeover: Rob Da Bank + Cuban Brothers + Severino
31/05 The 2 Bears + Matias Aguayo
07/06 The 2 Bears + Andrew Weatherall + Emperor Machine (Live)
14/06 The 2 Bears + Greco Roman takeover: Wookie + TCTS
21/06 The 2 Bears + Steve Bug
28/06 The 2 Bears all night long (Optimo in Room 2)
A bunch of new DJ dates for the 2 Bears, Alexis & Owen, Joe, Al and Felix (and a couple of tag team band sets too). The dates are:
28th Feb – Al Doyle at Elements with Anthony Mansfield (Disco Knights), Ingenious Rockers & the Diaz Brothers
8th Mar – The 2 Bears at Bugged Out Weekender
21st Mar – Alexis & Owen at 1500m2, Warsaw
25th Mar – The 2 Bears at Snowboxx, Andorra
28th Mar – Joe Goddard at Snafu, Aberdeen
28th Mar – Felix at Gibson, Frankfurt
29th Mar – Joe Goddard at Old Fire Station, Bournemouth
18th Apr – Hot Chip DJ set (curating a night with Paul Woolford) at Social Club, Paris
20th Apr – Hot Chip DJ set at Electron Festival, Geneva
3rd May – Felix Martin at Electric Palace, Bridport
23rd May – Felix Martin at Hay on Wye Literary Festival
Joe Goddard and Alexis Taylor play a one-off all night session at Plastic People this Saturday (January 11th). The venue – 147-149 Curtain Road, London, EC2 – is open 10pm-4am, entry is £8 before 11pm and £10 after. Click here for early bird tickets.
A quick heads up on a fantastic new Osborne single featuring Joe Goddard. It’s out on Spectral Sound on July 22nd (with an additional remix from Joe).
Hear Joe Goddard’s staggeringly good remix of the Dirty Projectors ‘The Socialites’ here. The track is released digitally and on 12″ on May 13th via Domino. Look out for forthcoming Joe Goddard remixes of Chicken Lips, Andreya Triana, Ramona Flowers and Iamamiwhoami (we’ll post them when we get links).
AND ANOTHER UPDATE: Hear Joe’s mix of Chicken Lips here.
In addition to last week’s Gabriel story… there’s also a German / Austrian / Swiss ‘deluxe’ release of Gabriel that’s available for download here and you can view the Soulwax remix video here.