Tag: Moon

NME Festival blog: The Big Moon on new single ‘It’s Easy Then’ and their Phoebe Waller-Bridge-inspired new album

“I don’t feel like I can just write love songs any more. I feel like life has got bigger and weirder.” The Big Moon have returned with new single ‘It’s Easy Then’ – the first taster from their upcoming second album. Check it out below, along with our interview with singer Jules Jackson. After their […]

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The Guardian festival blog: First night of the Proms review – the moon, and female stars | Music

Neil Armstrong’s packing for Apollo 11 included a cassette player and a mixtape – Dvořák’s New World Symphony, plus a piece for choir and theremin; he took his own lunar sound effects with him. Fifty years minus a day since Armstrong reached his destination and stepped outside, there was no theremin at the first night […]

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NME Festival blog: Miles Kane and The Big Moon lead names for Neighbourhood Weekender 2019

The festival will return to Manchester in October Miles Kane and The Big Moon are among the acts confirmed for this year’s Neighbourhood Weekender in Manchester. The one-day festival will take place across 15 venues in the city on October 12 and will feature over 100 artists. Kane will headline the event, while Easy Life, […]

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NME Festival blog: Stream Echo and the Bunnymen’s new album ‘The Stars, The Oceans and The Moon’

Includes two new songs ‘The Somnanbulist’ and ‘How Far?’ Echo & The Bunnymen have returned with their new album ‘The Stars, The Oceans & The Moon’, the record includes reimagined versions of classic tracks and two new songs. Frontman Ian McCulloch explained the need to rework their back catalogue with “strings and things attached”. Writing in […]

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NME Festival blog: Listen to Mac Demarco’s cover of ‘Honey Moon’ by Japanese artist Haruomi Hosono

Previously live streamed to his secret YouTube channel CAM TONY Mac Demarco has officially released his cover of Haruomi Hosono’s ‘Honey Moon’ after it was originally live streamed on his secret YouTube channel CAM TONY. Demarco has been working on new material for the past month or so, livestreaming his sessions from his studio. Most […]

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NME Festival blog: Bestival day two: Silk City, Mura Masa, The Big Moon, and Idles

Silk City – AKA Diplo and Mark Ronson – headline Bestival’s Friday night with their second ever show. Plus, there’s sets from Mura Masa, The Big Moon, Idles, and Django Django. Who are Friday night headliner’s Silk City? The world’s largest confetti cannon lets loose at Silk City’s headline set on Friday night. (Neelam Khan Vela) Standing […]

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NME Festival blog: Rae Morris, The Big Moon, and more to play Festifeel 2018 in aid of breast cancer awareness

CoppaFeel!’s annual bash boasts a stellar early line-up Festifeel will return to London’s House Of Vans this October – and already has an impressive line-up. Rae Morris, who released her acclaimed second album ‘Someone Out There’ earlier this year, is one of the festival’s first-announced acts. The Big Moon join Morris to play the event held underneath […]

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NME Festival blog: Bestival adds The Big Moon, The Xcerts, Spring King, Superfood and more to 2018 line-up

As part of their House of Vans collaboration Bestival has added a host of new acts to their 2018 line-up, thanks to an all-new collaboration with House of Vans. Vans will mark their first foray into the festival circuit with a “new den of creativity” at Bestival, hosting the likes of Kurupt FM, The Big […]

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NME Festival blog: Listen to the debut single from Palma Violets and The Big Moon members’ new band

Palma Violets split up in 2016 Gently Tender – the new band from members of Palma Violets and The Big Moon – have shared their debut single, ‘2 Chords Good’. Palma Violets quietly split in 2016 after releasing two albums, 2013’s ‘180’ and 2015’s ‘Danger In The Club’, on Rough Trade. Bassist and singer Chili […]

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NME Festival blog: Muse and The Big Moon give festival fans advice on where to go instead of Glastonbury this year

The two artists – who both picked up prizes at last night’s VO5 NME Awards 2018 – offered differing perspectives on what to do this summer Muse and The Big Moon have given their verdicts on what music fans should do this summer given that Glastonbury is taking a year off. The Big Moon were […]

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