Lex only dropped a handful of releases in the last year. That’s just the way it goes around here. The Norris McWhirter Foundation confirms the most albums released on Lex in any one year is four – this happened in 2003 and 2004. Interesting factoid. This year we didn’t get close to those stats but […]
Neon Neon have been nominated for the 2013 Welsh Music Prize for their album Praxis Makes Perfect. Past winners include Gruff Rhys for Hotel Shampoo (2011) and Future of the Left for The Plot Against Common Sense (2012). Full nominee list below
Neon Neon have been nominated in the Best Live Act catagory at this years AIM Awards. Voting is now open to the public until 6pm on the 15th July when then five nominees with the most votes go through to the AIM judging panel. You can register you vote via The Fly website now.
Catch Neon Neon live in session on KCRW”s Morning Becomes Eclectic on the 27th June. You can listen live via the KCRW website here: www.kcrw.com They will also be playing the Hollywood Masonic Lodge that evening with guests Cate Le Bon and members of Warpaint- tickets are availalable [here]
Neon Neon have just announced new dates in Italy and the West Coast. Performing in association with Cymru Yn Fenis (Wales in Venice) & The Arts Council of Wales, they will be at the 2013 Venice Biennale, before heading over to Dublin for Forbidden Fruit Festival. Catch them in a cemetery in Hollywood later in June […]
Lex travelled to Cardiff on Saturday night to see Neon Neon’s live performance of Praxis Makes Perfect. Part theatre performance, part gig – the story was given an interactive structure by playwright Tim Price and director Wils Wilson and held in a warehouse just behind Cardiff station.
Gruff Rhys and Boom Bip unveiled the first track from their new Neon Neon album, Praxis Makes Perfect via the Guardian. They have also announced a new run of London dates at Village Underground in association with the Barbican.