Articles tagged glasvegas

Glasvegas: Euphoric /// Heartbreak

An album of generic stadium anthems and art moves, without the personality or art to back them up.

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We Kept Ourselves to Ourselves: An Interview with Glasvegas

Proud of their Scottish working-class heritage, acclaimed fuzz-rockers Glasvegas contemplate recording a new album in Los Angeles, taking rock star lessons from Noel Gallagher, and throwing Beethoven into their music just because they can.

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10 Aug 2009 // 7:00 AM

Scotland’s Glasvegas dropped by Ferguson’s show last Thursday night before making their way to Chicago for Lollapalooza.

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Glasvegas + Angela McCluskey

Glasvegas was somewhat mechanical and delivered a B-level set featuring B-level versions of A-level material.

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“Dusty” is the best word to describe the video for the third single from Glasvegas’ self-titled album. Some sort of dust storm sweeps in as

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20 Jan 2009 // 9:00 PM

Part 1: AmpLive to Damien Jurado

From AmpLive to Damien Jurado, PopMatters offers up the first batch of Slipped Discs, 40 great albums that didn't quite make our year-end list in 2008, but our writers thought belonged there.

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7 Jan 2009 // 8:41 AM

Pictures by Randy Haecker.

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Viva Glasvegas: Scottish rockers are fast becoming the next big thing

Glasvegas is moving fast. Three years ago, the Scottish rockers weren’t even a band. A year ago, they hadn’t even been in a

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16 Nov 2008 // 10:00 PM

Glasvegas: Glasvegas

There's not a lick of originality on this debut, but interestingly, that hardly matters.

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Don’t Forget Your Wellies: Glastonbury 2008

With only a flimsy $15 tent and wellington boots for protection, PopMatters’ Cole Stryker avoided Amy Winehouse’s punches, the mud, and John Mayer, at the annual global gathering that is the Glastonbury Festival.

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Double Take: 'The French Connection' (1971)

// Short Ends and Leader

"You pick your feet in Poughkeepsie, and we pick The French Connection for Double Take #18.

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