Thursday, August 4, 2011

Robert's page from John Martyn tribute CD

Also, no Robert interview or performance on the DVD.
(Thanks Chris)

Excel Gum ripping off The Cure?

"Don't know if you've seen this as its a Canadian commercial which obviously rips off The Cure's Just Like Heaven and In Between Days..." (Thanks Lisa and Brad)

Update: This Italian commercial is even worse. Total ripoff of 'The Loudest Sound'. (Thanks Andrea B.)

Compact Space update

From Daryl on Twitter: "Compact Space - writing in August, in the autumn the international release of Nameless plus a 2nd EP with new mixes and a brand new track."

Roger & the Electrons

"You might be interested in a side project Roger is involved in called Electrons. They just worked on a project for director David Lynch. Check out the cool line-up from their new Facebook page:

ERIC ALEXANDRAKIS - John Taylor from Duran Duran discovered him
WARREN CUCCURULLO - Frank Zappa, Missing Persons, Duran Duran
STEVE FERRONE - Tom Petty & the heartbreakers
ANTHONY J. RESTA - big producer of Duran Duran, Elton John, Perry Farrell, Blondie,
(Thanks Marie)

Fire In Cairo shows

Fire In Cairo, the Irish Cure Tribute band, have some upcoming shows:
Workman's Club Dublin - August 4th
An Cruiscin Lan Cork - August 13th
The Forum Waterford - October 8th
Spirit Store Dundalk - October 29th (Halloween Show)
(Thanks Manolis)

Cure Party in Germany

"On 04.08.11 is the 21st Years Anniversary: The Cure Prayer Tour in Leipzig. The first concert of The Cure in the "German Democratic Republic" (GDR) called East Germany (German: Ost-Deutschland)

The facts: Meeting up on 04/08/11 at 6.30 p.m. with "The Cure Fans" at "Festwiese am Zentralstadion" to chill out, laugh and take some drinks together.
Afterwards chill-out party at "Darkflower - Alternative Club (2nd Floors)" at 10.30 p.m. Admission only 2 €uro. Musik by Dj Knüfi & DJ Wilco. Info here." (Thanks Wilco)