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  • Coming Apart - OLE-1042 - 2013-09-10

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Primavera Sound 2014

It's another mini-Matador fest at Primavera Sound festival this year, as Queens of the Stone Age, DARKSIDE, Body/Head, Lee Ranaldo and The Dust, Majical Cloudz and Glasser all descend upon Barcelona for the weekend of May 29th-31st.  Elsewhere amongst the line-up familiar faces include Spoon, Mogwai and Cold Cave ,with tickets on sale now from

Xmas Gift To You: Body/Head "Last Mistress" Remix

Yours for the t(we)aking: A phenomenal 14-minute remix of "Last Mistress" from Body/Head's Coming Apart LP (on New York Times and Spin's Best Of 2013 lists, among others), by Jake Meginsky. Play loud.

Click here to download (mp3)

VIDEO : Body/Head with Ikue Mori, Issue Project Room, Nov. 13

video courtesy Windows Have Eyes.   More footage here. 

Coming 12/3 : A Lower-Than-Low Priced Compilation LP Of Matador 2013 Highlights

OK, we missed Black Friday by a few days, but if that means ONE LESS TRAMPLING this holiday shopping season, it was totally worth it.  On December 3, we're releasing a limited edition, one-time pressing of a $5.99 list LP , 'It's Been A Business Doing Pleasure With You', featuring 9 songs from (most of) our 2013 releases. In addition to album tracks from Chelsea Light Moving, Majical Cloudz, Body/Head, Lee Ranaldo & The Dust, Iceage and Kurt Vile, there's a live version of Queens of the Stone Age performing "If I Had A Tail" at the 2013 iTunes Festival (Roundhouse, London),  Savages' "City's Full" from last summer's KEXP session, and Yo La Tengo performing "Before We Run" in those same KEXP studios.

We don't have any copies for mail order, sadly, but hopefully you'll find one at your favorite record store after they're done sweeping up all the broken glass, blood, etc. from Black Friday.  If you prefer, you can order a digital version of the comp. right now at the Matador Store.

Out Today : Body/Head - 'Coming Apart' double LP/CD/digital album

Pitchfork's Marc Masters has called Body/Head's 'Coming Apart', "intoxicating".  Tiny Mix Tapes cites the album's "unusual synergy, exploration, and focus", while the New York Times' Ben Ratliff writes, "there are no wrong notes on 'Coming Apart'. Nor is there a possibility of any."  Today, you can formulate your own opinion with  the format of your choice ; the new album from the duo of Kim Gordon and Bill Nace is in stores (or in some instances, in your mailboxes), and Body/Head will kick off their global touring tonight at Brooklyn's Union Pool.

Tue-Sep-10	Brooklyn, NY	Union Pool
Thu-Sep-12	Los Angeles, CA	The Echo
Fri-Sep-13	San Diego, CA	The Casbah
Sat-Sep-14	San Diago, CA	San Diego Music Thing (feat. presentation by Kim)
Thu-Sep-19	Portland, OR	TBA : 13, Portland Institute Of Contemporary Art
Sat-Sep-21	Lexington, KY	Boomslang Festival
Tue-Sep-24	Chicago, IL	Museum of Contemporary Art
Wed-Sep-25	Detroit, MI	Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
Tue-Oct-01	Atlanta, GA	The Earl
Wed-Oct-02	Augusta, GA	Westobou Festival- Sacred Heart Cultural Center
Sat-Oct-05	New York, NY	The New Yorker Festival
White Magic & Bad News support 9/12

Sunday, October 20  Amplifest, Porto (Portugal)
Tuesday, October 22   ZDB, Lisbon (Portugal)
Wednesday, October 23  Enjoy Jazz Festival, Heidelberg (Germany)
Thursday, October 24   Spazio 211, Torino (Italy)
Friday, October 25   Covo, Bologna (Italy)
Saturday, October 26  Serendipity, Foligno (Italy)
Sunday, October 27  Bloom, Milano (Italy)
Tuesday, October 29  La Cartonnerie, Reims (France)
Wednesday, October 30  La Poudriere, Belfort (France)
Thursday, October 31   La Centrifugeuse, Pau (France)
Friday, November 01   Ninkasi Kao, Lyon (France)
Saturday, November 02   Centre Pompidou, Paris (France)
Tuesday, November 05   Bi Nuu, Berlin (Germany)
Wednesday, November 06  Salon, Istanbul (Turkey)
Friday, November 08   Unlimited Festival, Wels (Austria)
Sunday, November 10   Cafe Oto, London (United Kingdom)

order 'Coming Apart' from The Matador Store, Amazon or iTunes.

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Tour Dates

  • May 2014
  • Fri - 30 Barcelona Primavera Sound Festival