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Bright Moments feat. Emilie Simon – Ah! Melody (Serge Gainsbourg Cover)

Kelly Pratt, aka Bright Moments recorded a Serge Gainsbourg cover featuring Emilie Simon, a French singer, songwriter and composer of electronic music.

from AT 7000



A Hawk and a Hacksaw – You have Already Gone to the Other World
from the AT 7000 film series
Jeremy Barnes and Heather Trost are joined by John Dieterich (Deerhoof) and Nick Petree (Beirut) to perform You Have Already Gone to The Other World (Barnes).




(via WNYC Soundcheck)

A Hawk and a Hacksaw is a band from Albuquerque, New Mexico, currently signed to L.M. Dupli-cation. The band consists of accordionist Jeremy Barnes, who was previously the drummer for Neutral Milk Hotel and Bablicon, and violinist Heather Trost. (Wikipedia)

A Hawk and A Hacksaw’s new double album “You Have Already Gone To The Other World: Music Inspired By Paradjanov’s Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors” will be released on April 2nd via LM Dupli-cation.



Bright Moments – Travelers

Bright Moments, aka Kelly Pratt is a multi-instrumentalist known for performing / recording with Beirut, Arcade Fire and LCD Soundsystem, and also for his earlier band Team B. And now, under the name of Bright Moments, he will release his debut full-length “Natives,” on February 21st, 2012 via Luaka Bop. The album was recorded at his apartment studio during the New York City winter of 2010.

markreihill.com

contrarede presents
BEIRUT Japan Tour 2012

1/18 (Wed) Shibuya, QUATTRO
1/20 (Fri) Umeda, Shangri-La
guest : トクマルシューゴ

Info : contrarede 03-5773-5061 / epistula@contrarede.com


by Red Hot

Beirut performs “O Leaozinho” “A Sunday Smile” & “Postcards From Italy”
at the March 27th 2011 Red Hot + Rio 2 Loft party. Part of the Red Hot Loft series that started with performances by the National, Yeasayer and the Dirty Projectors for the album Dark Was The Night.

Caetano Veloso e Dazinho atuando no filme “O Cinema Falado” (1986)

an excerpt from the film “O Cinema Falado”
by Caetano Veloso.  … whistling Le Notte Di Cabiria (the Nights Of Cabiria), La Strada …

Watch “O Cinema Falado” in its entirely
on UbuWeb.


以前DVDでも復刻されたカエターノ・ヴェローゾ
自ら監督した唯一の映画「シネマ・ファラード」、
全編はUbuWebに。字幕なし。



by Red Hot

RH Loft Party: Beirut
Beirut performs Caetano Veloso’s “O Leaozinho” at the March 27th 2011 Red Hot + Rio 2 Loft party. Part of the Red Hot Loft series that started with performances by the National, Yeasayer and the Dirty Projectors for the album Dark Was The Night.


Mia Doi Todd + José González – Um Girassol da Cor do Seu Cabelo
(Lô Borges / Márcio Borges) EMI Music Publishing (ASCAP)
Produced & Mixed by Om’Mas Keith

Red Hot + Rio 2, a modern tribute to late 60’s Brazilian Tropicália movement and produced in partnership with Entertainment One Music is set to be released on June 28th, 2011, featuring John Legend, Os Mutantes, Devendra Banhart, David Byrne, Caetano Veloso, Dirty Projectors, Seu Jorge, Beck, Bebel Gilberto, José Gonzalez, Beirut, Tom Zé, Of Montreal, Money Mark, Los Van Van, St. Vincent, Neon Indian, Mia Doi Todd, Javelin, and many more.  Full track List, here.

LISTEN :: “Red Hot + Rio 2″ in its entirety through NPR’s First Listen



East Harlem‘ b/w ‘Goshen’ (7″ available now at all Beirut shows) is the first new BEIRUT songs since 2009’s March of the Zapotec EP.  Mp3 download available on June 14th, 2011, 3rd full-length album “The Rip Tide” is due out on August 30th from Zach Condon’s own Pompeii Records internationally and Revolver in the US.  Stream his recent cover of Caetano Veloso’s ‘O Leãozinho’ for the Red Hot Organization’s latest charity compilation “Red Hot + Rio 2″, here.


Beirut – East Harlem by Revolver USA

Beirut – Brazil (Live)
Live @KLRU Studios 2007-3-16

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