I'll Be Your Mirror USA will return in 2012, at Asbury Park, New Jersey. All Tomorrows Parties announced that The Afghan Whigs, who reunited in 2011 after a thirteen year hiatus, will headline the event. Also performing at the event will be comedian Louis C.K.; The Roots, Jose Gonzalez and The Make-Up, who have reformed especially for the event after a twelve year absence.
The Afghan Wigs were one of the most critically acclaimed bands of 1990's, with six successful albums under their belt: Big Top Halloween (1988); Up in It (1990); Congregation (1992); Gentlemen (1993); Black Love (1996) and 1965 (1998). The band will also play at the I'll Be Your Mirror event in London in May 2012.
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US punk group Hot Snakes are to split after completing dates on their current world tour.
Fronted by ROCKET FROM THE CRYPT star JOHN 'SPEEDO' REIS, the group formed a decade ago and made waves in 2000 with the release of their critically acclaimed AUTOMATIC MIDNIGHT album.
The group announced its decision to disband on its website.06/07/2005 09:14
Legendary British DJ John Peel's final Peel Session CD will be released later this month (APR05).
The BBC radio icon recorded San Diego, California rockers Hot Snakes for his seminal show just before heading off on holiday last October (04). The DJ died days later from a heart attack in Peru.
The final Peel Sessions CD is even more remarkable since the Hot Snakes performed with historic musical equipment, including a drum set comprised of pieces from JOHN BONHAM, Keith Moon and Ringo Starr's old kits.07/04/2005 21:24