CARLING ALL THE HEROES!

The likes of A.R.E Weapons, Cooper Temple Clause and Minuteman join the party...

ARE Weapons, Cooper Temple Clause and Minute Man are the latest names to be added to the NME CARLING SHOWS at the LONDON ASTORIA.

New Yorkers ARE Weapons have been added to the Pet Shop Boys bill for the Astoria show on February 14.

Meanwhile, Cooper Temple Clause and Minute Man will support Charlatans for their NME Carling Show at the Astoria on February 11. Newcomers Moco are also on Charlatans bill.

Hotly tipped Portuguese rockers The Parkinsons have been added to the bill for the Nickelback Astoria show on February 12. Bubba Sparxxx will now be joined by Skinnyman for the February 9 date at the Astoria.

Support has also been announced for the Aphex Twin NME Carling Show at the Astoria on February 6 – it is DMX Krew and DJ Russell Haswell.

Tickets are already selling fast for the month-long series of NME Carling Shows. There are still some tickets left for some shows, but you’ll have to move fast.

Hives will also be playing a secret NME Carling Show and you can win tickets. See this week’s issue for more details.

For further information and tickets to any of the confirmed dates, ring the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663663. Calls are charged at national standard rate.