Los Angeles has long been a draw for rock bands. The whole “city of angels” thing and Manson and the Whisky…it’s all very alluring. The Charlatans – Plastic Machinery (Official Video)Watch this video on YouTube The golden hue has got to be even more enchanting if you grew up in a grimy industrial town in … Continue reading New Charlatans video: Plastic Machinery→
If you would’ve told me back in 1991 that the Charlatans would still be making music twenty-something years later, I would have scoffed. Back then, as much as I enjoyed their Some Friendly album, it was obvious to anybody reading imported copies of the NME that these guys were total bandwagon-jumping posers. The Stone Roses were the real deal and everybody else was a sad imitation. But time has a funny way shaking things out. So here we are in 2015 and the Charlatans are still touring and releasing albums and making videos.
From XFM: Download The Charlatans’ New Album For Free. Frontman Tim Burgess revealed “We always knew this album was gonna be given away for free, even before we started writing so we wanted to make it the best album we’ve ever made. This isn’t a case of left over tracks and b-sides, we wanted to … Continue reading Free new Charlatans album – You Cross My Path→
MP3: The Charlatans [UK] – “You Cross My Path” (courtesy of their Official Website) Leader Tim Burgess talks to Wired: “It was actually by complete fluke that the day that we announced [giving away our music], two hours later Radiohead announced that they were going to do their thing also…” Doh. Ever wonder why they … Continue reading The Charlatans – You Cross My Path→