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chris
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United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 06/28/2014 :  06:31:39 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Glasgow show with Mogwai in August:

https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpa1/t1.0-9/10502102_793529937348437_6936707778890797556_n.jpg

http://www.last.fm/user/pinky_blue
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Hairyhaw
Assistant Driver

United Kingdom
197 Posts

Posted - 07/16/2014 :  02:53:56 AM  Show Profile  Visit Hairyhaw's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Few other good bands on the line-up - Wedding Present, Holy Mountain, James Murphy.

Really want to go to this - 70 bucks plus booking fee a bit steep though.

http://www.thelavaexperiments.co.uk
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chris
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United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 07/16/2014 :  10:20:31 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Hairyhaw

Few other good bands on the line-up - Wedding Present, Holy Mountain, James Murphy.

Really want to go to this - 70 bucks plus booking fee a bit steep though.



£40 for a day ticket and £70 is for two days isn't bad. I think I might miss this one though.

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chris
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United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 07/17/2014 :  11:28:45 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
New interview here:

http://50thirdand3rd.com/swervedriver-catching-up/


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chris
Moderator

United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 11/26/2014 :  07:44:00 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Presale for the vinyl edition of the first Bolts LP here from Tuesday:

http://tym-records.com/

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chris
Moderator

United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 06/05/2015 :  11:25:09 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
New? Single:

http://www.spin.com/2015/06/adult-swim-singles-series-run-the-jewels-flying-lotus-chromatics/


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chris
Moderator

United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 06/06/2015 :  03:56:24 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
https://twitter.com/SupergrassHQ/status/607134212504866818

Featuring Mick, so….new song?


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chris
Moderator

United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 10/22/2015 :  02:18:54 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
New Adam, haven't seen any mention of this:

https://open.spotify.com/track/63YifTnFKy8SHe074kDudu

Sorry, I can't find a youtube link for non Spotify users.

From the soundtrack to German movie "Freistatt".

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interloper
Son of Swervedriver

USA
3328 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2015 :  06:30:59 AM  Show Profile  Send interloper a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
Adam punched the Libertines guy? Bwahahaha.


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jamesg
Moderator

USA
1251 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2015 :  3:44:38 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hilarious right?!? So many chuckles today following the replies to that on facebook.
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Mike
Assistant Driver

USA
444 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2015 :  4:04:17 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

Could somebody post the story about that? I read about that clown, Pete on wiki today. Waste product and the band is lame. Drugs are supposed to fuel musicians, not make them Aholes!
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jamesg
Moderator

USA
1251 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2015 :  4:56:11 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Mike it's on Adams fb page so you'd have to friend request I suppose. Not really a story so much as just some commentary. Truly a monument to what a "twunt" that guy is dozens of folks offering pints up for it. Haha.
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interloper
Son of Swervedriver

USA
3328 Posts

Posted - 12/08/2015 :  03:17:37 AM  Show Profile  Send interloper a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
http://www.nme.com/news/the-libertines/90145?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=libertines


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chris
Moderator

United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 12/08/2015 :  03:53:24 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by interloper

http://www.nme.com/news/the-libertines/90145?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=libertines



"He's apparently really great with his fans but I might have been his biggest fan for all he knew. I mean, I'm not - I think he's astonishingly inept and pretentious - but I could have been. The bloke's a fucking disgrace. I wish him all the best."

I doubt you'll read anything funnier all week.

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adivines
Assistant Driver

146 Posts

Posted - 12/08/2015 :  07:28:27 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Having been on the receiving end of Adam's fists, I am in a position to confirm that he can be a bit tasty.
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Mike
Assistant Driver

USA
444 Posts

Posted - 12/08/2015 :  08:37:09 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Deck the Halls!!
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bradsears
Forum Admin

Canada
1325 Posts

Posted - 12/08/2015 :  11:08:41 AM  Show Profile  Visit bradsears's Homepage  Reply with Quote
It truly is like Christmas arrived early this year. Thank you for this Adam. Season's Greetings to all Swervies.

Adam's 'All Happening Now' 36 songs project
http://adamfranklin.bandcamp.com/album/all-happening-now-disc-one
https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/all-happening-now-1/id906424105

New Swervedriver music
http://swervedriver.bandcamp.com
http://tym-records.com/blog/2013/8/20/tym014-swervedriver

AF & BofM Band Camp - http://adamfranklin.bandcamp.com/
Adam Franklin Sound Cloud - https://soundcloud.com/adam-franklin
Twittter - https://twitter.com/SwervedriverUK
https://twitter.com/AFBoltsofMelody
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Snail
Driving Instructor

Australia
895 Posts

Posted - 12/10/2015 :  8:47:11 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by adivines

Having been on the receiving end of Adam's fists, I am in a position to confirm that he can be a bit tasty.



Adi, did you order the horderves or the main course?

"Whatever happens your toes are still tappen"
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whitewatersky
Driving Instructor

Australia
566 Posts

Posted - 12/11/2015 :  3:17:27 PM  Show Profile  Visit whitewatersky's Homepage  Reply with Quote
bit of Bolts of Melody to keep me floating nicely at work today
good record...

oink
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chris
Moderator

United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 06/15/2016 :  07:49:40 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Looks like Winter Depths is getting a 7" release from Tym Records on Friday:

http://tym-records.com/

Split single with Grinding Eyes.

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chris
Moderator

United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 10/24/2016 :  04:16:24 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Swervedriver makes 2 appearances inside the top 20 of Pitchfork's top 50 shoegaze LPs:

http://pitchfork.com/features/lists-and-guides/9966-the-50-best-shoegaze-albums-of-all-time/?page=1

http://www.last.fm/user/pinky_blue

Edited by - chris on 10/24/2016 05:28:43 AM
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chris
Moderator

United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 01/03/2017 :  06:28:57 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Adam talks about his JM and favourite pedals:

http://fadeawayradiate.com/2016/12/sound-smiths-10-shoegaze-dreampop-artists-favourite-tools/


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jamesg
Moderator

USA
1251 Posts

Posted - 01/03/2017 :  4:35:59 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Excellent. That csidman pedal seems interesting for sure. I'd been wondering if any of the catalinbread stuff was actually going to make his pedalboard when I saw the Facebook post. I'd love to hear what he's come up with using the echorec... lovely pedal.
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chris
Moderator

United Kingdom
1035 Posts

Posted - 04/14/2017 :  09:37:05 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Looks like Mezcal Head is getting a repress on "Mezcal" coloured vinyl:

http://www.musiconvinyl.com/catalog/swervedriver/mezcal-head#.WPD6WMZDl09



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