It was the 13th August 1983 and the line-up was Bobby Gillespie, Jim Beattie and a drum machine.
With the second leg of their Psychocandy tour due to begin in a few weeks, Culturebox have released a video of the band performing their classic 1984 Creation single ‘Upside Down’ in Paris.
On the 25th anniversary of the band’s debut EP, War Child have announced details of how to get tickets to Ride’s War Child gig next month.
Ride have added a date to their forthcoming tour, they will be playing Coachella on Friday 10th and 17th of April.
Mark Gardener and Andy Bell of Ride are to make an appearance at a week of events organised by War Child next year. Passport Back To The Bars is scheduled to take place the same week as the Brit Awards (the last week in February) Read more
The best festival line-up of next year looks like it’s already been announced as Primal Scream and The Jesus & Mary Chain are confirmed to play Austin Psych Fest in May.
Swervedriver have announced a US tour for March 2015 in support of their forthcoming new album, their first since 1998.
The Jesus and Mary Chain continue their 30th anniversary celebrations of ‘Psychocandy’ by adding another handful of dates to the tour.
Pete Fij and Terry Bickers will be picking up their guitars and playing a short set at the UK premiere of their documentary film ‘Various Songs’ later this month.