Cat Power

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Chan Marshall stops time. She sits at a piano or lays her guitar across her lap, and whether it's a noisy club overflowing with drunks or a coffee house full of laptoppers, Chan Marshall draws all the attention in the room and makes the world stop spinning. As Cat Power, Marshall's music seems to rise from nowhere, envelop the room, then vanish; listeners know they've been hit by something but they're not sure what.

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Lana Del Rey feels connected to late icons

16th June 2014 -

 News

Lana Del Rey claims she has a ''special relationship'' with Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor.The 'Summertime Sadness' hitmaker - who recently admitted she wished she was already dead - says her ''most meaningful relationships'' are...

Cat Power Reveals Near-death Experience

13th May 2014 -

 News

Singer/songwriter Cat Power has revealed she almost died in 2012 as she battled tissue swelling disorder angioedema.The 42 year old was hospitalised with the stress-induced condition following the release of her 2012 album Sun and...

We Love Green Festival 2014, Paris Announce Foals, Lorde, London Grammar Plus Many More

29th April 2014 -

 Press

Back for its third year, We Love Green festival is Europe's most sustainable festival set in the majestic scenery of Parc de Bagatelle in Paris. Parc de Bagatelle is part of the Parisian botanical...

Fib Benicassim 2014 Announce More To The Line-Up Ingrosso, Alesso, Cat Power Plus Many More

29th April 2014 -

 Press

Fib Benicassim have added more names to their line-up. FIB 2014 will take place at Benicàssim (Castellón - Spain) on July 17-20. 4-Day Ticket and VIP pass, which include 8 days free camping from July...

Way Out West

12th February 2014 -

 Festival

Way Out West has been one of Sweden's biggest music events since its inception in 2007 which saw a line-up including Kanye West, Primal Scream and Regina Spektor. It takes place at Slottsskogen park during...

Sky Ferreira And Cat Power Headlining Elliott Smith Tribute Show

3rd October 2013 -

 News

Sky Ferreira and Cat Power are set to headline an Elliott Smith tribute show in New York later this month (Oct13) to mark the 10th anniversary of the singer/songwriter's suicide.The Low Anthem, Speedy Ortiz star...

Lollapalooza Packs Up For Another Year: What Did Day 3 Bring?

5th August 2013 -

 News

"If they pull the plug on this song, you'll have to keep on singing," ordered The Cure's Robert Smith, preparing to play 'Boys Don't Cry' at the end of an ecstatically-received, hit-filled set. The British...

Latitude Festival 2013 Announce Initial Line-Up

19th March 2013 -

 Press

Latitude Festival, the UK's favourite multi-arts festival, and winner of the 2012 Best Family Festival Award, is proud to reveal the first line-up announcements for the eighth edition. The festival takes place from Thursday 18th...

Bonnaroo Festival 2013 Lineup Announced: Our Top 5 Picks Beyond The Headlines

20th February 2013 -

 News

This year’s Bonnaroo Festival takes place in Manchester, Tennessee, on June 13-16 and the lineup is boasting some pretty heavyweight talent, with the likes of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Mumford & Sons and Sir...

Bonnaroo 2013 Lineup Announcement

20th February 2013 -

 Press

Superfly and AC Entertainment are excited to announce the Bonnaroo 2013 lineup. There are many things that separate Bonnaroo from the plethora of festivals today. We've created an easy to read guide through the highlights...

Angel Haze Features on Remix of Cat Power's Manhattan, released today (listen)

28th January 2013 -

 News

Remixed by Ryan Hemsworth and featuring guest vocals from Angel Haze, Cat Power's Manhattan - off her latest album Sun - has a new twist, released today. Listen to the remix here: Cat Power plays...

BRIT Awards 2013 Nominees Announced: Diverse? Or Just Weird?

11th January 2013 -

 News

This year’s BRIT Awards nominations look as though they were concocted by a group of strangers, with wildly different cultural backgrounds, on a drunken night out. Is this a sign that the mainstream music world...

Top 10 Celebrity Weddings of 2012: From Nutty Nuptials To Classy Ceremonies

20th December 2012 -

 News

There must have been something in the air this year because we literally had too many celebrity weddings to choose from for this list (sorry Alec Baldwin, you can stop reading now, you got bumped),...

Cat Power Postpones 2012 European Tour Again!

6th November 2012 -

 Press

Cat Power has postponed her upcoming European tour dates due to health reasons, giving the following statement: "As many of my fans know, I've been suffering from angioedema. It can attack at random & is...

Cat Power Postpones European Tour

6th November 2012 -

 News

Singer/songwriter Cat Power has postponed her upcoming European tour dates to next year (13) so she can focus on her health.The 40 year old suffers from tissue disorder angioedema, and she revealed last month (Oct12)...

A Week In Music featuring: Jack White, DJ Shadow, Rita Ora, Aerosmith, Alt-J, Willy Moon And Much More!

5th November 2012 -

 Review

Music In the News...Jack White has been awarded an honor for musical excellence, from University College Dublin. The James Joyce Award was presented to the former White Stripes frontman, who is currently touring with Willy...

Cat Power European Tour Back On

1st November 2012 -

 News

Singer/songwriter Cat Power has assured European fans her tour overseas is back on after revealing financial and health issues were making her rethink the trek earlier this week (beg29Oct12).Power, real name Chan Marshall, took to...

Cat Power's European Tour In Doubt

31st October 2012 -

 News

Singer/songwriter Cat Power is considering axing her upcoming European tour due to health and financial worries.The 40 year old suffers with tissue disorder angioedema, and the illness has made her rethink her forthcoming shows....

The Show Must Go On? David Letterman Props Up Entertainment Industry During Hurricane Sandy

30th October 2012 -

 News

The mayor of New York, Michael Bloomberg has been making sure that the city's residents were fully prepared for Hurricane Sandy, which hit New York last night. And whilst the majority of New York citizens...

Cat Power - Cherokee

17th September 2012 -

 Video

Lady Gaga Throws Huge July 4 Party

5th July 2012 -

 News

Lady Gaga threw a huge party for her entourage to celebrate American Independence Day yesterday (04.07.12).The 'Judas' singer - who is travelling the world on her Born This Way Ball tour - hosted the huge...

St. Vincent Named Sexiest Woman In Indie Rock

4th July 2012 -

 News

Singer ST. Vincent has beaten fellow vocalists Cat Power and Santigold to be named 2012's Sexiest Woman in Indie Rock.The star, born Annie Clark, topped the latest Nerve.com poll, leaving Power trailing in second place....

Agyness Deyn Marries 'Friends' Star In Secret Wedding

22nd June 2012 -

 News

Agyness Deyn has married 'Friends' star Giovanni Ribisi in a secret wedding.The British model wed American actor Giovanni - who played Phoebe's brother Frank on the hit US sitcom - in a surprise ceremony in...

Failed Romance Stunted Cat Power's Creativity

12th June 2012 -

 News

Singer Cat Power was hit with crippling writer's block following a heartbreaking love split.The star reveals she was ready to settle down with a longterm partner after 2008's Jukebox, but when that relationship failed, she...

Power Axes Israel Concert Due To Political Unrest

10th February 2012 -

 News

Singer Cat Power has axed her upcoming concert in Israel due to political unrest in the Middle East.The star was set to perform in Tel Aviv at the Reading 3 club on Sunday (12Feb12) but...

Israelis Plea For Peace, Until Madonna Plays At Least

10th February 2012 -

 News

Madonna fans in Israel have started a Facebook group appealing for peace. at least until the singer and her entourage have safely passed through the country on their world tour. Madonna is scheduled to perform...

Marianne Faithfull Planning To Work With Cat Power

24th July 2011 -

 News

Sixties icon Marianne Faithfull is planning a big French connection with cult modern 'it' girl Cat Power now the singer is planning a move to the classic beauty's adopted Paris.Faithfull considers Power - aka Chan...

Eddie Vedder Declares UKulele 'An Activist Instrument'

31st May 2011 -

 News

Eddie Vedder, the American singer and front-man of rock band Pearl Jam, has described the ukulele as "an activist instrument". Eddie Vedder releases his second solo album 'Ukulele Songs' today (31st May 2011), and the...

Eddie Vedder To Release UKulele Album

22nd March 2011 -

 News

Eddie Vedder has revealed plans to release a solo ukulele album.Eddie Vedder, the American grunge legend and Pearl Jam frontman, is set to release a ukulele album titled 'Ukulele Songs', reports the UK's Guardian newspaper.Vedder...

Cat Power - Dark End of The Street

17th December 2008 -

 Review

Review of Cat Power's EP Dark End of The Street released through Matador.To those outside looking in, the transformation of Charlyn 'Cat Power' Marshall from an endearingly flaky doyen of the alt.chooseyourpoison scene to the...

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