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Coachella 2009: Day Three

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Desert Daze Announces My Bloody Valentine, Julia Holter, GUM, and Other Lineup Additions

They Join Previously Announced Lineup Including Tame Impala, Jarvis Cocker, Mercury Rev Performing Deserter's Songs, and More

Jul 24, 2018

California's Desert Daze festival has been announcing its lineup in stages. Now they have announced the third round of artists, including second headliner My Bloody Valentine, as well as Julia Holter, Shellac, Escape-ism, and Yonatan Gat & The Eastern Medicine Singers.  More

Tim Burgess of The Charlatans Shares Video for “Clutching Insignificance”

I Was Now Features Members of The Horrors, My Bloody Valentine Primal Scream, Klaxons, and Ladyhawke

May 31, 2018

On Record Store Day Tim Burgess of The Charlatans released I Was Now, a 10-year-old unreleased album featuring Burgess on vocals, along with an all-star lineup that includes Ladyhawke, Josh Hayward (The Horrors), Martin Duffy (Felt/ Primal Scream), Debbie Googe (My Bloody Valentine), and Steffan Halperin (The Chavs/Klaxons). Now he has shared a video for the album's "Clutching Insignificance." More

Apr 24, 2018

My Bloody Valentine have announced some new U.S. tour dates. It's their first American tour since late 2013, which was in honor of m b v, their last album, also released that year. More

FYF Fest 2018 Lineup: My Bloody Valentine, St. Vincent, Florence and the Machine, and More

Janet Jackson, The xx, Car Seat Headrest, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Lucy Dacus, Mount Kimbie, Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks, The Breeders, U.S. Girls, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, and Others Set for 15th Anniversary

Mar 30, 2018

FYF Fest has announced its 2018 lineup. The event is due to take place July 21 and 22 at Los Angeles' Exposition Park. The headliners are Florence and the Machine and Janet Jackson.  More

The Charlatans’ Tim Burgess Releasing Album with The Horrors and My Bloody Valentine Members

As I Was Now Featuring Members of Primal Scream, Klaxons, and Ladyhawke Due Out April 21; Listen to "Inspired Again"

Mar 07, 2018

Tim Burgess of The Charlatans has announced, As I Was Now, a 10-year-old unreleased album featuring Burgess on vocals, along with an all-star lineup that includes Ladyhawke, Josh Hayward (The Horrors), Martin Duffy (Felt/ Primal Scream), Debbie Googe (My Bloody Valentine), and Steffan Halperin (The Chavs/Klaxons). More

Full List of Record Store Day Releases Revealed - Arcade Fire, Courtney Barnett, and More

Plus Kevin Shields and Brian Eno, Mac DeMarco, The National, The Cure, Fleet Foxes, and Others

Mar 06, 2018

The full list of 2018 Record Store Day releases has been revealed. Record Store Day goes down on April 21 and just in case you don't already know, the basic idea is to get music fans out to their local independent record store, with the bait being a slew of exclusive limited edition releases.  More

Oct 26, 2017

Brian Eno and Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine have teamed up for a brand new song, "Only Once Away My Son." It's a 9-minute long instrumental soundscape, combining Eno's ambient tendencies with Shields' louder shoegaze aesthetic. More

Sep 18, 2017

Iceland's Sigur Rós previously announced Norður og Niður, a new festival at Reykjavik's Harpa venue from December 27 - 31. The band will perform four shows in Harpa's main hall, Eldborg (which has a capacity of only 1,500 per show), on December 27, 28, 29, and 30.  More

College Scholarship Named After Kevin Shields

Dublin School Honors My Bloody Valentine Mastermind

Sep 05, 2014

Last year, My Bloody Valentine's MBV made its way onto quite a few year-end lists (including a #11 slot on Under the Radar's own list). A new honor has now been bestowed upon the band's mastermind, Kevin Shields: A college scholarship bearing his name. More

Jun 20, 2014

After taking over 20 years to release the follow-up to their 1991 classic Loveless, shoegaze icons My Bloody Valentine have revealed they'll begin recording sessions later this fall for a new EP. More

Kevin Shields Blames the Government For Britpop

Jarvis Cocker = Secret Agent Man?

Oct 03, 2013

So, Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine has a theory.  More

Sep 09, 2013

My Bloody Valentine have announced plans for a new North American tour. More

Jun 10, 2013

Earlier this year My Bloody Valentine released m b v, the shoegazing icons' first album in over two decades. More

The New My Bloody Valentine Album is Finally Out Now

For Sale Via an Overwhelmed Website

Feb 02, 2013

They said it couldn’t be done—My Bloody Valentine releasing a new album any time this century. And well…actually they were almost right. But after some technical problems, it's finally here. More

Jan 27, 2013

So, ‘bout that Loveless follow up that My Bloody Valentine has been promising since…well, forever. Apparently our wait is almost up.  More

Dec 27, 2012

2013 is set to be 100% louder, as My bloody Valentine has finished mastering the long awaited follow-up to 199’s Loveless. More

Dec 06, 2012

With a brand new album supposedly arriving by year's end, My Bloody Valentine have announced a small tour through the UK this coming spring. More

Nov 07, 2012

Looking to make good on his promise earlier this year My Bloody Valentine's Kevin Shields revealed that the band will release their new as-of-yet-untitled album on his website before 2012 comes to a proper close. More

May 17, 2012

My Bloody Valentine have announced an extremely brief set of live performance through Japan in 2013.  More

May 02, 2012

On May 7 My Bloody Valentine will re-release their brief but influential back-catalog of work alongside a collection of previously unreleased material and rare tracks. More

My Bloody Valentine To Release New Album, EP This Year

Listen to Unreleased Track "Good For You"

Apr 30, 2012

With the band already scheduled to reissue their seminal 1988 debut Isn't Anything and 1991's Loveless on May 7, along with numerous pieces of unreleased and rarity material, My Bloody Valentine mastermind Kevin Shields has confirmed that after 21 years the band will release a new full-length album and EP this year. More

Apr 06, 2012

Okay, here’s the deal, we love you Kevin Shields, we really do. But don’t toy with our emotions. And don’t tell us you’re working on new My Bloody Valentine material, unless you’re ready to produce additional details about the follow up to Loveless like…now. More

Mar 22, 2012

Sony has announced that it will be reissuing the seminally short back catalog of shoegaze originators My Bloody Valentine on May 7. More

Nov 02, 2011

My Bloody Valentie’s Kevin Shields has started a record label. We have the details.  More

Apr 23, 2009

On day three of Coachella My Bloody Valentine threatened to burst a thousand eardrums. As we entered the festival site around 12:30 PM they were handing out complimentary earplugs in anticipation for the aural attack. Other highlights included a blood-splattered Fucked Up, an energetic Friendly Fires, and the incredibly strange Throbbing Gristle. More



Reviews

OFF Festival Day Three: Deerhunter, Autre Ne Veut, My Bloody Valentine, and More

August 3rd, 2013

Aug 06, 2013

It’s a particular feeling, knowing that if my niece ever asks what I did the day she was born, I have a very specific answer. OFF Festival day three, featuring We Draw ARebekaAutre Neu Veuttrès.bDeerhunter, and My Bloody Valentine. More

m b v

m b v

SELF-RELEASED

Feb 07, 2013

When Radiohead put out The King of Limbs online with just five days' notice, Al Horner wrote an excellent blog post on how the immediacy of the release spelled impending doom for music journalism. Now, with m b v, My Bloody Valentine may have perfected the art of the unreviewable album. More

Coachella 2009 Day Three

April 19th, 2009

Apr 23, 2009

On day three of Coachella My Bloody Valentine threatened to burst a thousand eardrums. As we entered the festival site around 12:30 PM they were handing out complimentary earplugs in anticipation for the aural attack. Other highlights included a blood-splattered Fucked Up, an energetic Friendly Fires, and the incredibly strange Throbbing Gristle. More