The Wedding Present
Features // 1 Articles
Reviews // 7 Articles
Blogs // 5 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

Architecture and Morality: The Wedding Present Revisited
30 May 2007 // 5:00 PM

Pop scholars frequently undervalue The Wedding Present. If the Smiths were the undeniable figurehead for the UK's thriving independent pop scene of the 1980s, then Gedge's little-band-that-could certainly inherited that mantle.

//Reviews

The Wedding Present: Valentina
20 Mar 2012 // 5:00 PM

Is Valentina as good as the Wedding Present's high-water mark, Seamonsters? No, but it adds a few more singles-quality tracks to the Weddoes' hit parade.

The Wedding Present: 14 April 2010 - Toronto
29 Apr 2010 // 9:40 PM

I was nearly as eager to find out what hearing a beloved album, Bizarro, in its entirety would be like, as I was just to see the band again.

//Blogs

Cinerama - 'Valentina' (album stream) (Premiere)
15 May 2015 // 3:30 AM

Under the name Cinerama, David Gedge takes the Wedding Present's 2012 LP Valentina and puts it through a radical and stunning series of reinterpretations, transforming alt-rock into swanky jazz and orchestral lounge pop.

The Wedding Present + Girl in a Coma: 10.April.2010 - New York
16 Apr 2010 // 3:04 AM

Although Girl in a Coma's look lacks congruence with its name, musically it's far from inappropriate. Thus they were the perfect compliment to headliners The Wedding Present, Saturday at the Bowery Ballroom.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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