iLiKETRAiNS to play Crawdaddy

January 29th, 2008 by

Antarctic explorer-enthusing, Chessmaster-loving, capitalisation rule-defying Leeds band iLiKETRAiNS play Crawdaddy on Saturday May 10th. Tickets €13.25.

Asides: REM artwork

January 28th, 2008 by

Artwork for REM’s forthcoming album Accelerate. Watch the band play the single “Supernatural Superserious” in a wine shop!

State Mix #1: Nouveaunoise

January 24th, 2008 by

The inaugural mix in what we intend will be a long-running series for State, where we ask artists to submit exclusive mixes for download.

News: SXSW Irish artists announced

January 23rd, 2008 by

The Irish contingent for the South by Southwest festival in Texas has been announced along with the line-up for Canadian Music Week, Toronto. State has all the details.

Asides: Peachcake

January 23rd, 2008 by

Jenna from Pulp and Circumstance, Juiced tipped “indie electronic synthy keytar” outfit Peachcake as a band to watch. After seeing them live, she has a complete turnaround.