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  • 10-disc ‘G Stands For Go-Betweens Vol. 2’ to include unreleased recordings, live album

    Posted 2019-10-11 13:10:06 by: Deleted Member

    Domino this fall will release the long-awaited second volume of its G Stands for Go-Betweens box set series, a 10-disc collection - five LPs and five CDs - that covers the Australian band's output in the second half of the 1980s and will include unreleased live and studio material. Full details right here. The post 10-disc ‘G Stands For Go-Betweens Vol. 2’ to include unreleased recordings, live album appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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  • Listen: R.E.M., ‘Let Me In’ — 2019 Scott Litt remix (off deluxe ‘Monster’ reissue)

    Posted 2019-10-11 04:03:59 by: Deleted Member

    R.E.M. continues to tease fans with tastes of its newly remixed version of Monster, this time previewing the massive reissue of the 1994 album with original producer Scott Litt's new take on "Let Me In," the spare, wall-of-sound tribute to Kurt Cobain that anchored that record. Check it out right here. The post Listen: R.E.M., ‘Let Me In’ — 2019 Scott Litt remix (off deluxe ‘Monster’ reissue) appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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  • Sinead O’Connor rolling out first U.S. tour in six years with dates in early 2020

    Posted 2019-10-09 14:15:47 by: Deleted Member

    Sinead O'Connor - who launched a public reemergence last month with a stunning performance on Irish television - will follow up her fall Irish tour with concerts in the United States and Canada early next year, her first North American dates in six years. Full details and dates right here. The post Sinead O’Connor rolling out first U.S. tour in six years with dates in early 2020 appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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  • a-ha to play ‘Hunting High and Low’ at two Los Angeles concerts in 2020

    Posted 2019-10-09 03:05:53 by: Deleted Member

    As promised, Norwegian pop trio a-ha has announced details of its first U.S. concerts in a decade: The group will bring its Hunting High and Low Live tour to this country for just two shows, at Los Angeles' Wiltern Theater, in late September of 2020. Details right here. The post a-ha to play ‘Hunting High and Low’ at two Los Angeles concerts in 2020 appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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  • The Jesus and Mary Chain to perform ‘Darklands’ in UK, Europe on 2020 tour

    Posted 2019-10-08 12:59:36 by: Deleted Member

    Five years ago, The Jesus and Mary Chain set out to perform their noise-pop debut Psychocandy in full. Now the Reid brothers will follow that up with a tour of the U.K and Europe early next year during which they’ll perform their follow-up, 1987’s Darkands, each night. See full details right here. The post The Jesus and Mary Chain to perform ‘Darklands’ in UK, Europe on 2020 tour appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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  • Dead Can Dance announces ‘A Celebration — Life & Works 1980-2020’ tour of North America

    Posted 2019-10-07 12:45:59 by: Deleted Member

    The enigmatic Dead Can Dance — led by co-founders and mainstays Brendan Perry and Lisa Gerrard — today announced it will bring its "A Celebration - Life & Works 1980-2020" tour to North and South America next year, a trek that will include 10 dates in the U.S. Full dates and details here. The post Dead Can Dance announces ‘A Celebration — Life & Works 1980-2020’ tour of North America appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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  • Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (10/6/19)

    Posted 2019-10-07 05:10:54 by: Deleted Member

    “Dark Wave,” hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs' Matt Sebastian, airs 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. EDT every Sunday on Sirius XM satellite radio's 1st Wave (Channel 33). The most recent two episodes also are available via Sirius XM’s On Demand service for online subscribers. Here's tonight's full playlist. The post Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (10/6/19) appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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  • Hear R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe’s first-ever solo single ‘Your Capricious Soul’

    Posted 2019-10-05 16:16:31 by: Deleted Member

    Michael Stipe today released his debut solo single, the synthy "Your Capricious Soul," which comes a full eight years after the breakup of R.E.M. The song can be purchased for download from Stipe's website, with proceeds benefiting the climate action group Extinction Rebellion. Hear it right here. The post Hear R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe’s first-ever solo single ‘Your Capricious Soul’ appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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  • a-ha returning to U.S. for first time in a decade to play 2 concerts in September 2020

    Posted 2019-10-05 15:00:18 by: Deleted Member

    Norwegian pop trio a-ha will return to American shores next year for the first time in a decade when they bring their Hunting High and Low Live tour to the U.S. for two as-yet-unannounced concerts in September - and they hope to play more stateside shows in 2021. Details right here. The post a-ha returning to U.S. for first time in a decade to play 2 concerts in September 2020 appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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  • Kim Shattuck, of The Muffs, The Pandoras and — briefly — the Pixies, dies at age 56

    Posted 2019-10-03 05:27:11 by: Deleted Member

    Kim Shattuck, the frontwoman and guitarist for Southern California punk trio The Muffs who also played with '80s rockers The Pandoras and took a brief turn as the Pixies' post-Kim Deal bassist, died on Wednesday from complications of ALS, her family and bandmates announced. She was 56. The post Kim Shattuck, of The Muffs, The Pandoras and — briefly — the Pixies, dies at age 56 appeared first on slicing up eyeballs // 80s alternative music, college rock, indie. ...

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