2/19/15

James White & The Blacks featured on Mojo Mag comp, March 2015 issue


For you complete-ists out there, "Sax Maniac" by James White & The Blacks is included on the CD that accompanies the March 2015 issue of MOJO magazine. It also includes cuts from Bush Tetras, Funkadelic, Curtis Mayfield, Arthur Russell, 23 Skidoo, ESG and others.

2/18/15

Contortions' BUY vinyl reissue from Futurismo now available for pre-order!


As announced back in November, the vinyl reissue of the Contortions' BUY from Futurismo is now available for pre-order. It ships in March and it looks gorgeous!

Fully remastered and featuring two bonus tracks recorded at a brief reformation, this LP comes on heavy 180g limited edition coloured vinyl with Free Download. The record is encased in a mirror and neon gatefold sleeve containing a new large 12pg booklet featuring rare photography by the late great Anya Phillips and newly written text by the legendary James Chance himself. Get hip, get contorted. Don’t think just BUY.

Tracklisting > 
01. Designed To Kill 
02. My Infatuation 
03. I Don’t Want To Be Happy 
04. Anestetic 
05. Contort Yourself 
06. Throw Me Away 
07. Roving Eye 
08. Twice Removed 
09. Bedroom Athlete 
10. Terminal City  (bonus cut)
11. Incorrigible (bonus cut)

 


1/29/15

This Saturday in Brooklyn with Jonathan Toubin


James Chance: Europe, March 2015


We're happy to announce some Euro-dates for James & Les Contortions this March in the UK, France, Germany, and Belgium. Here's what we have so far - if any are added you'll find 'em here & Facebook.

03/10/2015 - Cafe Oto - London (UK)
03/12/2015
 - Stereo - Glasgow (UK)
03/13/2015
 - Instants Chavir├ęs - Paris (France)
03/14/2015
 - Het Boss - Anvers (Belgium)
03/15/2015
 - King Georg - Koln (Germany)
03/17/2015
 - Sonic - Lyon (France)
03/18/2015
 - Bbc Perpinya - Perpignan (France)

1/16/15

James Chance on Red Bull Music Academy Radio


Red Bull Music Academy Radio has just posted a lengthy & insightful look into the world of James Chance as part of their Fireside Chat series. This might go without saying, but we definitely recommend listening. Listen here, and be sure to check out the rest of the series.