Check out these great articles currently in the UK press. With articles in publications ranging from Time Out, the London Lite to the Daily Mirror and covering a range of topics from the bands new album and their tour dates, to their recent disappointment when all their equipment was stolen from a Manchester show. Check it out below and click the images for a larger version.…
Added by Noah and the Whale on October 5, 2009 at 6:30am —
Robyn's self-titled album has been included on Pitchfork.com
's top 100 albums of the decade placing at number 68.
"Despite the artist's indie CV, Robyn is classic pop: of-the-moment beats and endlessly replayable melodies, "Chappelle's Show" and Shangri-Las, Missy Elliott and Madonna, Snoop Dogg and Prince, relatable feelings expressed clearly and… Continue
Added by Robyn on September 30, 2009 at 11:30am —
Tune in to the season premiere of The City tonight (29 SEP) on MTV because Robyn's "Handle Me" will be one of the songs featured in the episode!
Added by Robyn on September 29, 2009 at 8:15am —
La Roux's Elly Jackson has given an awesome interview with MTV Buzzworthy
which is now available to watch on their website! Just click here
The brand new self titled La Roux album is available in the US everywhere, TODAY!
Added by La Roux on September 29, 2009 at 8:11am —
I've always been a popular music fan as long as I can remember. The New Kids on the Block were inescapable on TV, radio, in record shops, grocery stores, and just about everywhere else in 1989. They had more than a few great, catchy, pop songs so, like any unabashed pop music lover at the time, I ended up with several tasty New Kids 12 inches and CD's in my collection.
Well, fast forward to 2008 and I'm at Chalice Studios in Hollywood meeting with songwriters E-man and Kasi… Continue
Added by Cherrytree on September 28, 2009 at 11:00am —
"The group were due to take to the stage in the New Bands tent, with fans crowding into the arena some time before La Roux emerged. Packed to capacity, fans spilled out onto the grass outside as thousands tried to catch a glimpse of the duo."
La Roux, this years hottest newcomers performed at the weekends music festival in Reading. Check out the full article and what they have to say of La Roux's live set over on… Continue
Added by La Roux on September 1, 2009 at 3:57pm —
Lindi Ortega is soon to embark on a 7-date tour across Canada with world-famous British rock band KEANE, starting September 11th.
"I am so honored to be sharing the stage with Keane. I am a fan of their work and I'm also looking forward to seeing parts of my beautiful country I have not been to yet"
Tickets are on sale now. Copies of her EP 'The Drifter' are already available from iTunes,… Continue
Added by Lindi Ortega on August 26, 2009 at 10:53pm —
British synth-pop sensation La Roux are set to hit the shores of North America for a slew of highly anticipated performances this fall in support of their self titled US debut coming out September 29th on Cherrytree Records. 21-year-old Elly Jackson and co-producer co-songwriter co-hort Ben Langmaid,… Continue
Added by La Roux on August 25, 2009 at 4:16pm —
Hello Pop Universe!
First off, I want to tell you that this is really me, Jaga Gada, sending you all this message. Everything included in this message is the things on my mind right now. One thing I will never, ever do is lie to you, fans and haters. The best thing for me to do is to keep everything real to everybody, which includes you guys.
Okay, so let's start. I wanted to say thank you for those who believe that I can make my name stand out. It's a really true honor, you… Continue
Added by Bloo Jaga on August 21, 2009 at 3:37am —
"Elly Jackson is the perfect London pop star of the moment: a 21-year-old loud mouth bossypants with appallingly awesome hair and a vacant stare of a voice. Along with co-writer and fellow synth dude Ben Langmaid, she's ruling UK radio with plashy dance hits about sex and… Continue
Added by La Roux on August 19, 2009 at 3:44pm —
Directed by vocalist and songwriter Charlie Fink, the film 'The First Days of Spring' will feature the album of the same name as the songs soundtrack. The film will be released in a selection of cinemas across the UK on August 31.
Film screenings featuring a Q&A session with Charlie Fink can be seen at:
Watershed, Bristol - August 30 (8.00pm)
Cornerhouse, Manchester - 31 (8.25pm)
Film Theatre, Glasgow – September 1 (8.30pm)
Showroom, Sheffield – 2… Continue
Added by Noah and the Whale on August 19, 2009 at 2:56pm —
La Roux are featured in the new edition of NME. La Roux are billed as one of the future 50 'forward-thinking artists, producers and innovators in music.' Check out the scan…
Added by La Roux on August 6, 2009 at 11:55am —
La Roux's “Bulletproof” will be aired this Sunday on Subterranean! Tune in this Sunday August 9 at 1am EST.
Added by La Roux on August 5, 2009 at 3:29pm —
Encerio este tema ya esta muy comentado, que si son iguales o distintos, cual de los dos es mejor, que vocal es mas guapo, quien tiene mas futuro etc.... ¡Dios Mio! que alguien ya detenga esta masacre de declaraciones, esto es cosa de nunca acabar que ¿nos pasa a las Tokitas y Jonaticas?.
Nos hemos hecho a la idea de que si eres fan realmente, ante todo y ante todos defenderas a tu banda, y si eso me parece muy bien, pero sin agreción, defendemos nuestros gustos e ideales, y lo podemos… Continue
Added by The Monster Suicide on August 1, 2009 at 6:00pm —
La Roux's “Bulletproof” will be making it’s MTV2 premiere this Sunday on Subterranean Tune in this Sunday August 2 at 1am EST.
Added by La Roux on July 30, 2009 at 11:39am —
Check out the video below of La Roux performing 'Bulletproof' on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night (23… Continue
Added by La Roux on July 23, 2009 at 1:30pm —
Space Cowboy has an amazing full page feature in the latest issue of NME where he discusses musical influences, his latest song with label-mates Cinema Bizarre called 'I Came 2 Party', as well as other label-mates Lady Gaga and LMFAO along with producer Red-One and The Paradiso Girls from which Chelsea Korka featured on the fantastic single 'Falling Down.'
'It's a pretty awesome time for people experimenting; we just did a song with a band called Cinema Bizarre, who are from… Continue
Added by Space Cowboy on July 22, 2009 at 1:13pm —
Cherrytree Record’s La Roux have just been nominated for the UK’s prestigious Mercury Prize.
Since Elly Jackson and Ben Langmaid began collaborating as La Roux just a few years ago, they have made quite the splash in their hometown of London as well as in dance clubs and on radio waves worldwide. The synth-pop duo’s inventive take on 80’s classics can be found on upcoming debut release La Roux (Cherrytree Records, September 29th), an impressive tour de force that’s sure to top the… Continue
Added by La Roux on July 21, 2009 at 4:30pm —
As announced on the NYPost Blogs
website, MXP4 are holding a La Roux Remix contest for hot new single Bulletproof.
The grand prize winner will be chosen by the band and five runner-ups will be chosen by fans. The prizes include a Quicksand EP Vinvyl, CD and Poster. The grand prize winner will also have their remix featured on the La Roux widget and on… Continue
Added by La Roux on July 14, 2009 at 1:00pm —
Added by Lindi Ortega on July 13, 2009 at 8:00am —