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  1. September 2014: NME Writers Choose Their Favourite New Music Of The MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NME

    ... ballads plucked from the pitch-black well of his past, 'Too Bright' is a triumphant strike against society with Portishead's Adrian Utley on board to assist with the beefed up electronic side of the record. Lead single 'Queen' is a great place to ...

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  2. Future Shock! The Story of 2000AD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | IGN

    ... in the trenches like Dave Gibbons and Andy Diggle, to those that are simply fans, like Antrhax's Scott Ian and Portishead's Geoff Barrow. The glaring omission is Alan Moore, but as he rarely does press and dislikes discussing the past, that's hardly ...

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  3. This Is Our Jam: Cheerleader, Austin Basham, & Leikeli47 Get Their Groove OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Refinery 29

    ... total weirdos, we kind of love it. The Israeli vocalist parallels the sounds of Massive Attack, iamamiwhoami, and Portishead, flashing her talent for sultry trip-hop around. Her debut EP, Heavy As My Dreams , comes out November 3, and it's one we're ...

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  4. Sci-fi film festival lands in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Cornish Guardian

    THE BFI has announced the full line-up of events across the UK as part of Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder and it includes some events in Cornwall which are, well, out of this world. An otherworldly evening of sci-fi immersion in the magnificent setting of the Eden Project takes place on Sunday, October 26. Audiences will experience a unique audio soundscape created by Portishead's Adrian Utley and Goldfrapp's Will Gregory in the Mediterranean Biome before a screening of cult classic Silent Running in the Gallery.

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  5. Too BrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Now Toronto

    As Perfume Genius, American singer/songwriter Mike Hadreas has become synonymous with dark and emotionally heavy piano dirges that are as vulnerable as they are elegant. His third album contains many such songs, but also ratchets up the drama with help from co-producer Adrian Utley of Portishead, whose battery of vintage synths and creepy sound effects turns the underlying anger in Hadreas's beautiful ballads in bluntly confrontational directions.

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  6. Until The Ribbon Breaks Announces Debut Album 'A Lesson Unlearnt'Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    It is with critical praise already from the likes of NPR, Pitchfork, SPIN Magazine, VOGUE, the BBC and beyond that Until The Ribbon Breaks announce the release of their highly anticipated debut album "A Lesson Unlearnt" out on November 4th "A LESSON UNLEARNT" PRE-ORDER It's style embraces a love of old school hip-hop, pop and electronic beats, cleverly weaved together to create sounds, samples and lyrics not unlike that of previous musical genre-hopping masters; Bowie, Beck, Prince, Portishead, Primal Scream and Massive Attack. Pete Lawrie-Winfield describes "I reached a point where creativity no longer held the same spark and I needed to learn a new way to express what I was feeling.

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  7. Album Of The Week: Perfume Genius Too BrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Stereogum

    ... maybe a third of the short album - but Hadreas has blown out his musical scope to an absurd degree, working with Portishead guitarist Adrian Utley as well as regular producer and boyfriend Alan Wyffels. A few songs feature drummer John Parish, who ...

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  8. Review: Perfume Genius Shines on Too BrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | TIME.com

    ... confrontational than before - though maybe that's just his musical evolution, aided by producer Adrian Utley of Portishead, crystallizing what has been there all along. Hadreas has said the new album is about "an underlying rage that has slowly been ...

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  9. Hear Marianne Faithfull's Moody New Single, Written by Nick CaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | RollingStone

    ... , Steve Earle , Tom McRae and Anna Calvi, with her backing band consisting of singer-songwriter Ed Harcourt, Portishead guitarist Adrian Utley and two members of Nick Cave's Bad Seeds, violinist Warren Ellis and drummer Jim Sclavunos. Rob Ellis and ...

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  10. Marianne Faithfull shares Nick Cave penned song 'Late Victorian Holocaust' - listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | NME

    Click below to listen to the track, which features on Faithfull's new album, 'Give My Love to London', which is released on September 29. As well as Cave, music has been written by Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters and Anna Calvi, though Faithfull herself wrote the vast majority of the lyrics. On the record Faithfull is backed by guest musicians Warren Ellis and Jim Sclavunos of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds as well as Portishead's Adrian Utley on guitar, keyboards from Ed Harcourt, Rob Ellis on drums, Dimitri Tikovoi on bass and a string quartet.

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  11. Marianne Faithfull releasing a new LP, streaming collabs with Nick...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Tikovoi and mixed by Flood , it features an impressive roll call of studio collaborators including Adrian Utley (Portishead), Ed Harcourt, Warren Ellis and Jim Sclavunos (The Bad Seeds) . Songwriting contributors and co conspirators - with Faithfull ...

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  12. Music Legend Marianne Faithfull To Celebrate 50th Career Anniversary With TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | ContactMusic.com

    ... by Rob Ellis and Dimitri Tikovoi, and mixed by Flood. It also received help from Adrian Utley from the band Portishead, Brian Eno, Ed Harcourt, Warren Ellis and Jim Sclavunos from The Bad Seeds. Her upcoming tour currently consists of 30 dates ...

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  13. Marianne Faithfull - "Late Victorian Holocaust"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Stereogum

    ... darker. Bad Seeds members Warren Ellis and Jim Sclavunos played on the album, as did Brian Eno, Ed Harcourt, and Portishead's Adrian Utley. Cave and Faithfull also co-wrote a song called "Deep Water." She also worked on the album with songwriters ...

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  14. Blondie's 40th anniversary being honored w/ new photo showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Brooklynvegan

    ... plit Squad . Former bassist Nigel Harrison will be backing The Rua on their upcoming album and at CMJ, along with Portishead/Radiohead drummer Clive Deamer.

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  15. Marianne Faithfull Readies All-Star 'Give My Love to London'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | RollingStone

    ... affair, and Give My Love to London continues that trend with some old friends and new collaborators. Brian Eno, Portishead's Adrian Utley, the Bad Seeds' Warren Ellis and Jim Sclavunos and Ed Harcourt all contribute to the album, while Nick Cave, ...

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  16. The Empty Hearts (mems Blondie, The Cars) released an LP, touring;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Squad . And former bassist Nigel Harrison (who played and wrote during the Parallel Lines - The Hunter era) and Portishead/Radiohead drummer Clive Deamer are backing Irish sibling trio The Rua on their upcoming 2015 album Essence and live including ...

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  17. Sci-fi film festival features members of Portishead and Goldfrapp...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Cornish Guardian

    The BFI today announced the full line-up of events across the UK as part of Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder and it includes some events in Cornwall which are, well, out of this world. An otherworldly evening of sci-fi immersion in the magnificent setting of the Eden Project takes place on Sunday, October 26. Expect the Sounds of Fear and Wonder from Portishead's Adrian Utley and Goldrapp's Will Gregory leading up to a screening of ecologically prescient cult classic Silent Running introduced by renowned film critic Mark Kermode.

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  18. lullaby anda The Ceaseless RoarRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Weekender

    ... the mid-to-late-90s. Thompson would go on to record with Plant for his 2002 album Dreamland, which also featured Portishead drummer Clive Deamer. Deamer joined Cast guitarist Skin Tyson as key members of the singer's mid-00s band The Strange ...

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  19. Stream Perfume Genius Too BrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Stereogum

    The new Perfume Genius album Too Bright is the moment that Mike Hadreas moves away from stark, personal singer-songwriter music to something more grand and playful. Hadreas recorded the album in Bristol with Portishead's Adrian Utley, and he uses the album to riff on the idea of the young gay man as a predatory force.

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  20. Perfume Genius album 'Too Bright' streaming online - " listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | NME

    The album will be released on September 22 via Turnstile and features the singles 'Queen' and 'Grid'. Perfume Genius - real name Mike Hadreas - has worked with producer Adrian Utley of Portishead on the album with John Parish featuring on a number of tracks.

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