Monday, July 30, 2012

Mogwai back in the studio again

As those following their various Twitter accounts will already know, Mogwai have returned to the studio today.

Stuart's clearly indicated that this is not the start of work on the next album.

Update - "I played a wee bit of guitar and did some singing yesterday. Fuck all today" (Stuart, 10th August)

Update 2 - Mogwai resumed recording at the Castle Of Doom in Glasgow during the first week of October 2012

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Rått og Råde - 23rd August

Mogwai have been confirmed to play Rått og Råde in Stavanger, Norway on 23rd August 2012. Other acts playing the same day include Patti Smith and Katie Melua.

Monday, July 23, 2012

Mogwai to remix The Cure

Robert Smith: "il va y avoir un deuxième album... by france3Bretagne

Robert Smith confirms that 'Mixed Up 2', a new album of remixes of Cure songs, will include a Mogwai remix of 'Faith'. The album is due to be released before Christmas. Stuart has confirmed Mogwai's participation via Twitter

Thanks Hugh

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Errors - new mini-album and tour dates


Errors have announced the release of a brand new 8-track mini-album due for release on Rock Action Records in October and UK tour including a show at Heaven in London. The new record entitled 'New Relics' follows on from the critically acclaimed 'Have Some Faith In Magic' released earlier this year. 'New Relics' was recorded by the 3 piece during the Spring of 2012 in their Glasgow studio and will be released via Rock Action Records on CD, 12", Digital Download and a VHS version limited to 200 copies only that will see the band collaborating with Rachel Maclean (director of their stunning Pleasure Palaces video) and other visual artists to provide a unique visual representation of their music. The VHS version of the mini-album will be available only from selected stores as well as directly from the band's online store.

The band have previewed the album by hosting a sample track 'Relics' via their website which features guest vocals from Bek Oliva of Edinburgh based band Magic Eye.

UK tour dates:


10th - Manchester - Soup Kitchen
11th - Norwich - Sound & Vision Festival
12th - Newcastle - Hoults Yard
13th - Edinburgh - Electric Circus
17th - Nottingham – Bodega
18th - London – Heaven
19th - Bristol - The Cooler
20th - Cardiff - SWN Festival

Friday, July 6, 2012

Way Out West - 9th to 11th August

Mogwai are confirmed to play this year's Way Out West festival in Gothenburg, Sweden. The festival runs from 9th to 11th August. The exact date of Mogwai's show is not yet confirmed.

Thanks Anders.

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Incubate Festival - 15th September 2012

Mogwai play Incubate Festival at the 013 venue in Tilburg, Netherlands on Saturday 15th September 2012.