Monday, July 22, 2024

Vamberator

Vamberator, the new band from Boris Williams and Jem Tayle, release their debut single, 'Sleep the Giant of Sleeps', this Friday July 26th.

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Friday, July 19, 2024

Disintegration book from 33 1/3

New Disintegration book coming from 33 1/3. But it's going to be awhile.

"We are so excited to finally be able to announce our selections from the 2024 33 1/3 open call. Here is the list of our forthcoming 33 1/3 books which you can expect to begin publishing in early 2026": bit.ly/4bNJbjN

Close to Me Acoustic Version

Wednesday, July 17, 2024

A reminder...

Given recent activity of the moronic owner of Twitter, more people are leaving again, and this is just a reminder that CoF is also on Bluesky (one of the Twitter alternatives).

@craigatcof.bsky.social

New interview with Reeves

From Guitar Player:

“I got the idea: ‘What if I had something with a variable speed motor, like a Dremel?‘ My tech said, ‘Oh, you want a vibrator‘: David Bowie and the Cure guitarist Reeves Gabrels on the joys of taking your tone into uncharted waters.

Monday, July 8, 2024

A Forest Acoustic Version

You can now watch the new HD version in the US too (it had been blocked until now).

Friday, July 5, 2024

Win a signed 'Disintegration' test pressing

From WMGrewards:

The Cure Disintegration SIGNED Test Pressing


To Celebrate The Cure's Disintegration making Apple Music's list of 100 best albums, we're giving you a chance to win an exclusive test pressing vinyl signed by Robert Smith!

NewDad on their 'Just Like Heaven' cover

From NME:

On stage at Woodsies, the Galway band performed a cover of The Cure’s ‘Just Like Heaven’, which recently did the rounds on social media after becoming a staple of their live set. Their gloriously faithful take on the track led to a Twitter follow from Robert Smith, Dawson said. “There are so many amazing songs by The Cure that we could cover, but we all gravitated towards that one. It’s fun to put your own spin on a song, and hopefully we do it justice.”

'Acoustic Hits' coming to streaming

Monday, July 1, 2024

Lauren Mayberry has more nice things to say about Robert

Lauren Mayberry tells The Eras Podcast about going solo, kitchen tattoos, emails from Robert Smith (at 14:24) and lots more.

Sunday, June 30, 2024

NewDad at Glastonbury 2024

NewDad play their cover of 'Just Like Heaven', and talk to NME about it and about Robert now following them on Twitter.

Thursday, June 27, 2024

Bumbershoot daily lineups announced

The Bumbershoot daily lineups are out, and Lol x Budgie will play on Sunday. Tickets at Bumbershoot.com



Monday, June 24, 2024

Disintegration shirt at H & M

Along with that Three Imaginary Boys shirt, H & M also have a Disintegration shirt now.

Glastonbury 2019 edit on BBC Sounds

The BBC have posted a 28 minute edit of the Glastonbury 2019 set.