Yep. And this one’s a doozy: Clearly an incorrect rumor from the get go. Big ups to Aaron at Unlikely Words for catching this one. Dude’s been working quite a bit to track down information concerning the slightly-guarded/unknown state of Thorns of Life and their debut album. But seriously – who thought this would happen? … [Read more…]
The Jealous Sound have confirmed a rumor I tracked down a little while ago: they are in fact touring with Sunny Day Real Estate and sharing bass players, one Nate Mendel. Whoa, is Mendel trying to one-up his bandmate Dave Grohl on the how-many-bands-can-I-perform-in-at-one-time? So far, Mendel’s got Foo Fighters, SDRE, and The Jealous Sound… … [Read more…]
You can say that again Brian! Our old Twitter buddy dropped the hint back in March about the potential reunion, which I promptly picked up and got a screen shot. One month later and BAM, instant SDRE reunion meme… possibly fueled by the combination of Marco Collins’ tweets and blip.fm entries, Travis Hay’s bit on … [Read more…]
One last email… Thanks to Kyle Ryan at the AV Club (http://www.avclub.com/articles/sunny-day-real-estate-releases-tour-dates-announce,29550/) for finding this sweet bit of info. Sunny Day Real Estate now have a website. And it’s got the LP2 image all over it: http://sunnydayrealestate.fm/ And a Twitter: https://twitter.com/sdreband And Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/SDRE/113325584362 And Myspace: http://www.myspace.com/onedayistoppedbreathing It’s official!
Another quick email post. Billboard and Rolling Stone both have complete tour dates for the Sunny Day Real Estate reunion online now: http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/news/sunny-day-real-estate-classic-lineup-reunites-1003986740.story http://www.rollingstone.com/rockdaily/index.php/2009/06/23/sunny-day-real-estate-confirm-pair-of-fall-reunion-shows/ Here’s the full lineup: Sept. 17: Vancouver (Commodore Ballroom) Sept. 18: Portland, Ore. (Crystal Ballroom) Sept. 20: Salt Lake City (Murray Theatre) Sept. 21: Denver (Ogden Theatre) Sept. 23: Minneapolis (First … [Read more…]
Another day, another email post of SDRE updates. This time, the Anaheim date that @chriscantore dropped a hint at on Twitter is on the table. Here’s the word from House of Blues Anaheim: On Sale Saturday: Down 8/1, Collective Soul 9/10, Happy Mondays & Psychedelic Furs 9/19, Sunny Day Real Estate 10/10! 1 minute ago … [Read more…]