Larsen | June 05 Newsletter
Created on Saturday, 26 February 2011 22:01
ciao and welcome to our (almost) monthly newsletter
!!! First we are sorry to announce that we have had to cancel our forthcoming Northeast American tour,
anyway we are already working on rescheduling it for late winter when we will be able to play more shows and possibly play on the West Coast too.
if u are interested to book us or help her/us to set up a LARSEN show in yr area !!!
on the other side
We have spent 2 wonderful weeks recording with our friends James Stewart and Caralee McElroy (a.k.a XIU XIU www.xiuxiu.org ).
The fruit of our combined dna is called CIAUTISTICO ! and Important Rec. www.importantrecords.com will release it on the 20th of Sept.
We wanna tnk everyone who came to our first show as XXL XiuXiuLarsen @ Teatro Juvarra in Torino, Italy on the 12th of May
It came out to be a memorable night that we will keep in our hearts for a loooooong time.
XXL will tour a little bit of Europe in Oct/Oov 2005 (mail Monica at www.suiteside.com to book us)
at long last MUSM, the collection of LARSEN' s previously unreleased ( and released) material, including the soundtrack for Windsor McCay's short animated movies (that we have re-titled CARTOANIMALETTIMATTI) has been released on vinyl by www.enterruption.com
"As it stands, this is a 2x LP release of MUSM by Larsen. One LP is MUSM playable, while the other is a screened-printed MUSM LP - it is vaguely playable but yr needle will not like you. There is an insert with information as well as extra A and B side labels.
It is a one-time only edition of 500 copies and it is distributed by Revolver www.midheaven.com "
You can order it from them or from the label's website, as well as from our official on line store www.deathtripper.com
Important Rec.www.importantrecords.com has just released "UNDER THE CABLES, INTO THE WIND" the new album by ( r ) .
( r ) is the solo project of Larsen member Fabrizio Modonese Palumbo
The official press release for this album is available here:
A new ep and a new full length album by LARSEN are slated for release ( again on Imp. Rec.) in late autumn.
On these projects we have worked with the masters of norvegian ambient music Origami Galaktika and Deathprod as well as with Mr. Brian Lustmord, Jarboe, our beloved cello player Julia Kent (of Antony and The Johnsons) and Larsen's long time collaborator and sound engineer Marco Milanesio .
We are also workin on the CARTOANIMALETTIMATTI DVD release
it will be out on www.precordings.com within this year
Next week ( the 29th of June) Throbbing Gristle will play a unique and not to be missed show in our hometown Torino
and our friends CCC CNC NCN will be back on stage for the first time in 15 years to open for them.
Il Bue ( Larsen's drummer and glokenspiel player) will somehow take part in their performance.
check out www.deathtripper.com/urgh.htm if u wanna know more about this event.
2 - 3 /07/2005 @ Sacra Di San Michele, Torino, Italy
Teatro Di Dioniso presents: L'apocalisse di San Giovanni by Valter Malosti
music by Fabrizio Modonese Palumbo & Marco Milanesio
14/07/2005 ( r ) featuring members of: Larsen, Gullinkambi, Mariae Nascenti ...
live @ Spazio 211, Torino, Italy www.spazio211.com, + 13 & God
21/07/2005 LARSEN play CARTOANIMALETTIMATTI @ Piazza Gramsci, Cinisello Balsamo, Milano, Italy
25/07/2005 LARSEN live @ Hana-Bi, Marina di Ravenna, Italy
... more soon...