Monday, December 1, 2014

Ben and Finlay - 2014 auction

Mogwai have donated two items to the 2014 auction benefiting autistic twins Ben and Finlay.

http://benandfinlay.blogspot.co.uk/

Item 81
A test pressing of Mogwai’s new EP - titled the Music Industry 3. Fitness Industry 1. – released 30/11/2014 – www.mogwai.co.uk – thank you Stuart Braithwaite

Item 82
Bottle of Mogwai Single Cask Whisky, a specially bottled single cask 9-year-old Glenallachie celebrating the release of Mogwai’s ‘Rave Tapes’ album, 70cl – now sold out – www.mogwaiwhisky.com – thank you Stuart Braithwaite

The auction runs from Monday 1st December to Sunday 14th December.

Music Industry 3, Fitness Industry 1 - out today



Mogwai release their new ep 'Music Industry 3, Fitness Industry 1' via Rock Action today (1st December 2014)

Available via digital download, CD and very limited edition 12-inch vinyl formats.

Sunday, November 30, 2014

2014 touring



Mogwai played their last show of 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia earlier today.
Setlist above courtesy of Instagram user 'hajarhusna'

104 public Mogwai shows in 2014.

Two incomplete setlists - Sasquatch (23rd May), Bad Bonn Kilbi (30th May)
Three unconfirmed setlists - Seoul (16th Feb), El Paso (22nd April), Electric Picnic (31st August)

35 tracks played. Live debuts for Deesh, Simon Ferocious, Teenage Exorcists.

Remurdered (100 shows)
How To Be A Werewolf (93)
I'm Jim Morrison, I'm Dead (93)
Deesh (90)
Heard About You Last Night (90)
Rano Pano (87)
Master Card (77)
Hunted By A Freak (68)
Mogwai Fear Satan (64)
We're No Here (59)
Mexican Grand Prix (58)
Batcat (54)
Friend Of The Night (53)
Auto Rock (51)
The Lord Is Out Of Control (49)
Ithica 27ΓΈ9 (48)
White Noise (47)
Take Me Somewhere Nice (36)
New Paths to Helicon pt.1 (35)
Ex-Cowboy (30)
Travel Is Dangerous (22)
Blues Hour (17)
Christmas Steps (16)
2 Rights Make 1 Wrong (13)
Cody (9)
Yes! I Am A Long Way From Home (9)
New Paths to Helicon pt.2 (7)
Teenage Exorcists (6)
You Don't Know Jesus (4)
Glasgow Mega-Snake (3)
Small Children In The Background (3)
Killing All The Flies (2)
Like Herod (2)
May Nothing But Happiness Come Through Your Door (2)
San Pedro (1)
Simon Ferocious (1)
Wizard Motor (1)

Friday, November 28, 2014

Mogwai members play Krautrock show in Glasgow

http://www.theskinny.co.uk/music/features/309675-mogwai_phantom_band_faust_members_set_for_krautrock_show_in
Members of The Phantom Band and Mogwai are set to team up with the founding member of German experimental rockers Faust for a one-off show in Glasgow to acknowledge the legacy of the krautrock movement of the 1960s and 70s.

Faust founder Hans Joachim Irmler, Stuart Braithwaite and Martin Bulloch of Mogwai, and Andy Wake and Duncan Marquiss of The Phantom Band will perform specially-created material at the Musik / Reise (Music / Travel) show at multi-arts venue Platform in Glasgow’s Easterhouse.

Musik / Reise is at Platform in Easterhouse, Glasgow on 10 Jan 2015; tickets are £10.

Monday, November 24, 2014

Music Industry 3, Fitness Industry 1 - Pitchfork stream



Mogwai release their new ep 'Music Industry 3, Fitness Industry 1' via Rock Action on 1st December 2014.

The EP can be streamed in full at Pitchfork:
http://pitchfork.com/advance/602-music-industry-3-fitness-industry-1/

Apparently Marc Riley mentioned last week that there may be another Mogwai session for BBC 6Music to tie-in with the EP release. Thanks Simon.

Friday, November 7, 2014

Metronomy remix



John Cummings remix of Metronomy's 'The Upsetter'

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

James Yorkston remix



James Yorkston - Guy Fawkes' Signature (Stuart Braithwaite Remix)

Perth - February 2015

Two further additions to Mogwai's Australian tour:

23rd and 24th Feb 2015 - Mogwai + J Mascis
Perth International Arts Festival

https://2015.perthfestival.com.au/Whats-on-by-Genre/Contemporary-Music/Mogwai-J-Mascis

Australia and New Zealand - Feb/March 2015

From http://www.fasterlouder.com.au/news/41095/Mogwai-announce-2015-tour:

Mogwai tour
Friday, February 27 – Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide
Sunday, March 1 – Melbourne, Hamer Hall, Melbourne
Monday, March 2 – Opera House Concert Hall, Sydney
Wednesday, March 4 – The Tivoli, Brisbane
Friday, March 6 – Powerstation, Auckland
Saturday, March 7 – St. James Cabaret, Wellington

Mogwai's first visit to New Zealand since 1999.