Noah and the Whale grace the cover of last weeks East Coast Rocker magazine and give an in-depth interview discussing the new album 'The First Days of Spring'
"As we progressed and wanted to do other things, we kept the violin and some of the instrumentation, which gives it something unique."
Check it out in the scans below (click the picture for larger size)…
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"The title song of its current album - "The First Days of Spring" (Cherrytree), a promise of renewal based only on "hoping that one day you may come back" - the coda rang with piano chords like a buildup by Bruce Springstreen's E Street Band."
Check out the full interview online here
, or in print below (click picture for larger image)…
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Noah and the Whale are featured in the current issue of Mix Magazine over a three page spread. Check out the interview and what they had to say below:
"I think we're really capturing the essence of the record live and all of the old songs have been given a new varnish. They've been arranged more like the new songs and the set feels really fluid. I think it's the best we've ever sounded"
Click the scans below to read the full article.…
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Choosing Noah and the Whale's new album "The First Days Of Spring" as Thursday's Pick, NPR music reviewer/producer Stephen Thompson writes:
""The First Days of Spring" opens with a drum beat that's part heartbeat, part funeral dirge — which makes sense, given that it kicks off a song cycle about… Continue
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Just a reminder to all Cherrytree Rec'ers in the NY area, this Sunday there will be a very special screening of the Noah and the Whale film "The First Days Of Spring." Head on down to Piano's bar for the screening (free entry but space is limited) which is hosted by John Norris and will feature a special Q&A following the screening. Click the banner below for a bigger version with more details!…
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Noah and the Whale's "The First Days or Spring" has been selected by the UK's Q Magazine as one of the best ALBUMS OF THE YEAR. You can check out the full article below!
Noah and the Whale will be in NY performing at the Mercury Lounge on November 2nd, 3rd and… Continue
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Head down to Space 15 Twenty in LA tonight to the screening of the Noah and the Whale film 'The First Days of Spring' featuring a live Q&A session with Charlie at the end of the film. For those that turn up, you could get lucky and win a pair of tickets to Noah and the Whale's show at The Roxy on Tuesday night! All details below:…
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Paste Magazine are featuring Noah and the Whale as this weeks 'Band of the Week' on their website.
"The First Days of Spring—is not just an introduction to the album, the band's most ambitious work yet. It's the sound of Fink moving on with his life, with the emotional weight of a full orchestra pushing him forward. "It's the first day of spring," he sings, "and my life is starting over again.""
Check out the full article over on the… Continue
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Noah and the Whale presents 'Night of the Living Dead' covering their favourite dead songwriters with guest Robert Francis. Come dressed as your favourite dead celebrity!
Saturday October 31. The Horseshoe Tavern - Toronto. Doors 9pm, Show 10pm. Ages… Continue
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Check out Noah and the Whale in session from the BBC's Maida Vale studios, with Zane Lowe! Head on over to listen using the BBC's iPlayer
Around 1:25 in Noah and the Whale even do a beautiful cover of Elvis' "You Were Always On My Mind"
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PopJustice have posted Space Cowboy's "Party Like Animal" featuring Kee & Vistoso Bosses as their Song Of The Day! Head on over to PopJustice.com
to check it out.
Party Like Animal is taken from Space Cowboy's forthcoming album Digital Rock Star out in the US on October… Continue
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The NY Post's Popwrap Dropped video blog has chosen Noah and the Whale's "The First Days of Spring" for this weeks 'pick of the week'.
Check out the video over on the NYPost… Continue
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FIRST DAYS OF SPRING OUT TODAY NOAH AND THE WHALE ANNOUCE THREE MERCURY LOUNGE SHOWS IN NYC
Noah and the Whale announce two Q&A screenings with Charlie Fink on each U.S coast
New York, NY – Noah and the Whale The First Days of Spring is out today in the US on Cherrytree/Interscope. In conjunction with the US release, the band announce a three night Mercury Lounge residency in NYC the first week of November – the 2nd, 3rd and 4th as well as two… Continue
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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.…
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Two very special screenings of the Noah and the Whale film "First Days of Spring" have now been confirmed, these screenings will take place in New York and LA and will will feature a live Q&A session with Charlie at the end of the film. The First Days of Spring is a film and album by Noah and the Whale and is the directorial film debut for Charlie Fink. The film screening details can be seen below:…
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Check out the poster below for the screening dates of Noah and the Whales amazing short film 'The First Days Of Spring'. Click the image for a larger view.
Thursday, September 17 at 930pm
915 U St.… Continue
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Check out this sheet full of amazing things that the press have to say on the new Noah and the Whale album 'The First Days of Spring', out October 6th. First single 'Blue Skies' available from iTunes… Continue
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The brand new Noah and the Whale album is coming at you on October 6th, and soon after a tour of the US! Check out the dates of the tour below! Their album 'The First Days of Spring' is available for pre-order from InSound
Don't forget, their new single 'Blue Skies' is out on iTunes already, click… Continue
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Check out Noah and the Whales' debut single BLUE SKIES off their sophomore album THE FIRST DAYS OF SRPING available now on iTunes, click on the picture below.…
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