Tag Archive: James Murphy

[WATCH] ARCADE FIRE: ‘Reflektor’ [Dir. Anton Corbijn]

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Today is officially Arcade Fire Hype Day: the group released their epic 7-minute single ‘Reflektor’, two new videos for the track, announced they will perform on the Tina Fey-hosted SNL premiere later this month, and revealed the album art for Reflektor — which has been confirmed as a double LP! Produced by James Murphy (LCD …

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[LISTEN] YEAH YEAH YEAHS: ‘Mosquito’ + Watch ‘Sacrilige’ video

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs have just released an advanced listen of their long-awaited fourth LP Mosquito (that’s the hideous artwork above!), the follow-up to 2009′s wonderful It’s Blitz! The stream includes a relaxed and insightful interview with Karen O, Nick Zinner and Brian Chase, and on first listen the album sounds as terrific as expected. Once again co-produced by Dave Sitek …

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[WATCH] PULP performs new single ‘After You’ on JONATHAN ROSS

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Reunited Britpop heroes Pulp visited The Jonathan Ross Show this week, marking their first UK TV appearance in a decade. Jarvis Cocker and co. busted out their awesome new James Murphy-produced single ‘After You’ — a re-recording of an old We Love Life demo — and it was one hell of a performance. The group have no plans to …

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[WATCH] First trailer for THE COMEDY starring Tim Heidecker highlights its mixed reviews

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A curious first trailer has been released for Rick Alverson’s The Comedy, which stars Tim Heidecker as an aimless, aging Brooklyn hipster who is about to inherit his father’s estate and spends his time goofing off with buddies played by his Tim and Eric co-star Eric Wareheim, comedian Gregg Turkington (aka Neil Hamburger) and LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy. …

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[WATCH] JAMES MURPHY talks SHUT UP AND PLAY THE HITS on FALLON

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Former LCD Soundsystem mastermind James Murphy stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss the documentary Shut Up and Play the Hits, which hits US theatres next week and will screen at the upcoming 2012 New Zealand International Film Festival. Murphy recounted a fascinating story about how he almost wrote for Seinfeld, spoke about the film and …

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NZIFF add 7 music films to their 2012 programme

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The New Zealand International Film Festival announced earlier today the addition of seven music films to their burgeoning 2012 programme, joining the highly regarded Marley. Of the seven, the most highly anticipated is the LCD Soundsystem documentary Shut Up and Play the Hits, which chronicles the revered dance-punk outfit’s triumphant final concert at a sold-out Madison Square …

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[WATCH] New clip from LCD SOUNDSYSTEM doco SHUT UP AND PLAY THE HITS

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A new clip from the LCD Soundsystem documentary SHUT UP AND PLAY THE HITS surfaced online over the weekend, following the trailer released in January. It features an excerpt of the Madison Square Garden performance of ‘North American Scum’, as well as frontman James Murphy answering a question about what extent his age played into his …

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[WATCH] GORILLAZ: ‘DoYaThing’ ft. James Murphy & Andre 3000 + Hear the 13 min version

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Gorillaz have released a new video for ‘DoYaThing’, the wild collaboration Damon Albarn recorded with LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy and OutKast’s Andre 3000 for Converse. Albarn’s Gorillaz partner Jamie Hewlett directed the clip, which showcases a seamless fusion of classic Gorillaz animation and straight footage while taking you on a tour of a rather disgusting London flat inhabited by …

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[LISTEN] GORILLAZ: ‘DoYaThing’ ft. JAMES MURPHY, ANDRE 3000

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The latest blockbuster collaboration in Converse’s “Three Artist, One Song” series is “DoYaThing”, a Gorillaz single promoting their new line of Chucks featuring LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy and Outkast’s Andre 3000. It’s a weird track which features Damon Albarn quasi-rapping a few verses, Murphy singing the chorus in an odd high voice and Andre killing …

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[WATCH] Trailer for LCD SOUNDSYSTEM documentary: SHUT UP AND PLAY THE HITS

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A documentary chronicling LCD Soundsystem’s final days surrounding their last show at Madison Square Garden last April, SHUT UP AND PLAY THE HITS, will debut at the upcoming Sundance Film Festival. The film, directed by Dylan Southern and Will Lovelace, follows LCD Soundsystem frontman James Murphy over a crucial 48-hour period, from the day of their final …

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