SOPA Newsletter # 48 - March 29, 2013: Live shows and more!

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Hi!

Welcome to the 48th SOPA newsletter! We got new live shows going on and coming up, so read on!


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CONTENT:
MARZIPAN MARZIPAN LIVE IN ITALY
SISTER CHAIN & BROTHER JOHN - DANISH TOUR IN APRIL
AK HANSN AND I LIKE THIS WIND AT HJORTSHØJ FESTIVAL
SISTER CHAIN & BROTHER JOHN TO SUPPORT LENE LOVICH
FRIENDS HAVING FUN

 


MARZIPAN MARZIPAN LIVE IN ITALY

Tonight (March 29th) Marzipan Marzipan will be playing a show in Bologna, Italy. A bit of a "homecoming" show, it seems. So don't miss out if your in the neighbourhood of MODO Infoshop around 19.00. More info: http://modoinfoshop.com/dettaglioevento.asp?id=1231

 


SISTER CHAIN & BROTHER JOHN - DANISH TOUR IN APRIL
Sister Chain & Brother John will be going on a small tour in Denmark early April. They will be bringing along both new songs as well as an EP consisting of studio and live recordings of a selection of eclectic cover songs. Here are the dates for the Danish tour:

DARLING HAMLET TOUR - DENMARK APRIL 2013:
April 4th: Uteater, Odense, 20:00 ( http://www.uteater.dk ) - http://www.facebook.com/events/589086917787235
April 5th: Slagtehal 3, Aarhus, 19:30 ( http://www.slagtehal3.dk ) - http://www.facebook.com/events/110831802445366
April 6th: Badstue Rock, Aarhus, 13:30 (in-store concert) - http://www.facebook.com/events/633257433367734
April 12th: Klub Møtrik, Maskinen, Svendborg, 20:00 (with Singvogel and Medicinmanden & Multikunstneren) - http://www.facebook.com/events/184564761690927

 

A.K. HANSN AND I LIKE THIS WIND AT HJORTSHØJ FESTIVAL
On May 17th to 19th the second Hjortshøj Festival will be held - not that far outside Aarhus, Denmark. A.K. Hansn will be performing there both solo and as part of Singvogel, and I Like This Wind will be there to perform as well. Read more about the festival http://www.hjortfest.dk .

A.K. Hansn & The Valley of Fear played there last year and was caught on film: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgWjB72K4NM .

 


SISTER CHAIN & BROTHER JOHN TO SUPPORT LENE LOVICH

On May11th Sister Chain & Brother John will perform alongside new wave goth queen Lene Lovich when she visits Berlin. This all goes down at the venue Wild At Heart.
Facebook-event: http://www.facebook.com/events/123276167841066 .
Sister Chain & Brother John also has something up their sleeve in Berlin in late April. More details to follow soon. Also check http://www.sopa.dk or their Facebook page for updates - http://www.facebook.com/sisterchainbrotherjohn .



FRIENDS HAVING FUN
A.K. Hansn will be touring soon with SINGVOGEL. Besides the before-mentioned show at Hjortshøj Festival they will play three shows in Denmark in April:
April 11th: Råhuset, Copenhagen (with Bald Eagle, featuring Dennis "Delay Lama" Block) - http://www.facebook.com/events/360918654021535
April 12th: Klub Møtrik, Svendborg (the show with Sister Chain & Brother John) - http://www.facebook.com/events/184564761690927
April 26th: Spanien 19C, Aarhus

SINGVOGEL will also be releasing a 7-inch on Mastermind Records soon. The band has alread given the public a preview with the video for "Rævesang": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C2ms0L3Fr5A . The world definitely needs more videos of longhaired cowboys throwing down semi-robotic short circuit dance moves in hazy gas stations! Don't miss out on this rocker.

GOLDEN DISKÓ SHIP is playing a show at Grüner Salon in Berlin with Jenny Hval of Norway on April 24th. Details on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/events/272168839581905 .
She is also co-curating an exhibition called "VISUAL AID" which is the forth and last part of the exhibition series "(Dis)playing papers, hours and constellations" at District Berlin ( http://www.district-berlin.com ), curated by Susanne Husse. For this exhibition, musicians and musicologists Jana Sotzko and Theresa Stroetges examine whether and how musicians document their ideas nowadays.VISUAL AID presents a selection of very different and very individual forms of musical notation including notes, drawings, videos, objects, msp-patches, timecodes, recordings, photographs, digital arrangements, and more. The opening on April 25th includes live performances by Tore Honoré Boe (NO), Derek Holzer (USA), Liz Kosack (USA) and Epiphany Now (Berlin, including members of golden diskó ship, the dropout patrol and cat´n´guyen). You can listen to Epihany Now at http://epiphany-now.tumblr.com .