News - April 2002
The tracklisting of the Lamacq Live show
from the Maida Vale studios broadcast last night was:
I'll Find You, Answers, Dissolve, Silver, Drowning, Rush-In,
Shine, Punctual If Nothing Else, Oratorio, Remmus, Falter, If
I Could, Counting The Days.
now a certainty for Reading, as confirmed by Steve Lamacq and meanfiddler
last night. They'll play on the main stage on Friday 23rd at Leeds and
Sunday 25th at Reading.
OK it looks as though the French site wasn't making up the
festivals, as they're now on
The French fansite
has come up with a list of festivals they seem to think
H*R are playing, although I can't find any confirmation of most of
them anywhere. See
for the list.
H*R are playing a live set on the Radio
1 Evening Session tomorrow, between 8 and 10 on 97-99fm or
. A H*R fanclub email was sent out to win tickets on Friday.
Also on the show will be the official Reading line-up.
H*R are on the
cover of this week's NME and with a big 3-page article inside.
Quart Festival added to
There is now a so many answers not
enough questions forum in operation
. Or click on the link above.
, there are rumours on various message boards
saying that H*R are to spilt up. This seems very unlikely and
also H*R's PR person has rubished the rumours.
is back online and with a bundle of exciting
in a series of withching hour updates in the run up to the
release of 'ideas above our station' on may 20th 2002" is the
message on the new
page. What does withching mean?
Swedish Hultsfred festival
as well as an unknown London venue the
day after the Astoria show (Sunday 19th May).
Singles Club 3 registration will
begin in May, featuring tracks from Cave-In and Capdown.
A book entitled 'A Brief History of
the Ideas Above Our Station' should be available on the Ideas tour
and throuhg mail order soon afterwards as well.
can't say fairer than that. This is the
image which greets you on arrival at H*R.com if you use Internet
Explorer but Netscape still seems to work fine. Well, I say
fine, but only the news page is working.
are running a competition for a small
london gig with an easy answer question. And the Radio 1 Evening
Session ran another competition for another small gig last
night, but it's closed now.
Silver, H*R's second single, will be released on 2 CDs and
a limited clear 7" on May 6th. The tracklisting will
Aerogramme, Rush-In, Silver (video)
Seems To Register Zero, Punctual If Nothing Else
for Silver is now on regular rotation on MTV2. Request
it by emailing them
Watch the video
for Silver here:
The band are
in Scandinavia or somewhere around there at the moment
Silver is on
the Radio 1 B List which means it should get 15 plays per
Festval added to
on July 20th in Nottingham.
Supports updated on Ideas Above Our Station tour.
Spanish festival added to
The B-Sides of Silver will be 4 new songs: Rush-In, Aerogramme,
Punctual If Nothing Else and Seems To Register Zero.
I expect this means it will be released as 2 CDs and a
have been sent to Radio stations so keep an ear out.
for Silver is properly finished and should be making its
way onto MTV2 etc. soon.