New Tales To Tell, A Tribute To Love and Rockets – Pre-Release Party in LA Tonight – July 29th

Love & Rockets photo © 2008 Chris Jensen

photo © 2008 Chris Jensen

“New Tales to Tell: A Tribute to Love and Rockets”

Pre Release Party

TONIGHT
July 29, 2009 at 6:30pm

Space 15 Twenty
1520 N. Cahuenga Blvd
Los Angeles, California 90028

An impressive lineup of artist have come together to record their favorite songs by Love & Rockets – a seminal gothic/New Wave band from the 1980’s that follow Jesus & the Mary Chain.

To celebrate the release of long time music legends, Love and Rockets, and their new tribute album, The MuseBox and Swing House have put together an official Love and Rockets Tribute show in Los Angeles on July 29th at Space 15 Twenty.

Three of the bands paying tribute to the band on the album will be playing alongside artist Shepard Fairey who will be spinning for a rarely witnessed DJ set. The party starts at 6:30 with world famous DJ, Richard Blade (Sirius/XM/Kroq) hosting and Astra Heights, Vex, and The Invisible Humans performing.

Daniel Ash, David J, and Kevin Haskins of Love and Rockets will be in attendance.

6:30-7pm

A rare DJ set from Shepherd Fairey 7-8pm & Adam 12 of She Wants Revenge

8-9:30pm

Live performances by Astra Heights, The Invisible Humans, VEX, and a special guest performance from Troy Van Leeuwen (Sweethead/Queens Of The Stone Age)

Download a  special podcast on the tripwire about the release today:
http://www.thetripwire.com/news/2009/07/28/july-28th-an-unofficial-love-rockets-internet-holiday/

Premiere of the video “It Could Be Sunshine” by Vex

*Special Surprise guests

Drinks provided by Tito’s Vodka & Red Bull

Here is a track listing for the record:

“New Tales To Tell” A Tribute To Love And Rockets

New Tales To Tell: Tribute to Love and Rockets - album cover

Featuring:

All In My Mind – Black Francis
Holiday On The Moon – Puscifer (MJ Keenan)
Love Me – War Tapes
No New Tale To Tell – Blaqk Audio
I Feel Speed – Dubfire
Inside The Outside – The Dandy Warhols
Kundalini Express – The Flaming Lips
Life In Laralay – Sweethead
An American Dream – Film School
The Light – A Place To Bury Strangers
Mirror People – Monster Magnet vs Adrian Young
Fever – The Stone Foxes
No Big Deal – Frankenstein 3000
It Could Be Sunshine – VEX
So Alive – Better Than Ezra
Lazy – Chantal Claret vs Adrian Young
Sweet F.A. – Lossy Coils w/ Ian Moore
No Words No More – Snowden

The album was released this week on iTunes main page in the the “What We Are Listening To Now” section.
Some exclusive bonus tracks are available here as well.

The physical album will be available August 25th, 2009.

Wait a minute! No one covered Seventh Dream of Teenage Heaven?!?!

For more information visit:
http://loveandrocketstribute.com/

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