"Some Things You Don't Get Back", the raucous closer to David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights' End Times Undone, has been given the music video treatment: watch & share via Noisey now. Speaking from California after his west coast tour dates with the band, David Kilgour had this to say about the video:
It's two performances to the track, with the two versions visually transposed over each other, shot by Thomas Bell and edited by Stuart Page who did the "Comin' On" video too...we shot in a bar called Chicks where we recorded most of End Times Undone....the bar is close to Dunedin at a place called Port Chalmers......cheap as chops!
End Times Undone by David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights was pressed on randomly mixed vinyl, meaning each and every copy has a different kaleidoscopic color scheme. We'd love to see yours!
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Wondering Sound says, "The resulting record is Kilgour’s best since his 1991 masterpiece Here Come the Cars, a collection of sparkling guitar-pop built around Kilgour’s graceful, effortless vocal melodies."More >
New Zealand's finest The Clean and David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights have both announced summer tour dates in the US. David Kilgour will be playing the Friday portion of Merge 25 Festvial before heading down the west coast for several dates. He'll then connect with Robert Scott and Hamish Kilgour in Chicago for a run of shows with The Clean, including an appearance at Harvest Records' Transfigurations II with Merge family members Reigning Sound, William Tyler, and Hiss Golden Messenger.
The Clean's Anthology is out July 15 on 4xLP, part of our 25th anniversary reissue series. Last week, David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights announced details of their new studio album End Times Undone, out August 5. Pre-order both in the Merge store.
End Times Undone is the new album by The Clean co-founder David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights, due August 5 in the US and August 18 everywhere else. The band has shared a music video for breezy standout "Comin' On" via The AV Club, and New Zealand's largest independent radio station 95bFM is playing the song throughout the day.More >
On June 25, David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights will release "Christopher Columbus" b/w "Shifting Sands," a new limited-edition 7-inch.More >
The Clean will make a rare visit to the US for shows this summer with label mates Times New Viking!More >
Richard Buckner & David Kilgour are currently on the road together in support of their new releases, Our Blood and Left by Soft! Don’t miss this opportunity to see two legendary songwriters and guitar “gods” share the stage! David Malitz of the Washington Post writes, "The new Left by Soft is his seventh album and solidifies his status as an unlikely guitar god." Read the interview with David Kilgour interview here.More >
Richard Buckner & David Kilgour will team up for a co-headlining tour beginning August 16 in Los Angeles! Don't miss this opportunity to see two legendary songwriters and guitar "gods" share the stage! Also, David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights have just released a live video for the title track off their latest release, Left by Soft.More >
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