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Pixies announce 2017 US tour

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Pixies have announced a US tour in support of their latest album 'Head Carrier'. The band will kick off the tour in Pomona, California on April 21, going on to play 20 dates across the country including stops in Austin, Atlanta, New York, and Washington D.C. See below for a full list of dates. The supporting acts will be Public Access TV and Cymbals Eat...

Lana Del Rey, Skepta, Pixies and more announced for first Lollapalooza Paris

Lollapalooza Paris
Red Hot Chili Peppers and The Weeknd have been announced as the headliners for Paris' first Lollapalooza festival. Lana Del Rey, Skepta, Pixies and alt-J have also been announced. Announcing the line-up through an animated video, the festival will also see performances from London Grammar, Editors, Glass Animals and Crystal Fighters. Lollapalooza Paris will take place July 22 and 23 at...

Kings Of Leon announce huge London Hyde Park show with Pixies

Kings Of Leon have been announced to headline a massive show at London's Hyde Park as part of British Summer Time 2017. Full dates and ticket details are below. With a huge bill of support acts, the band will be joined by Pixies and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats. This will be a UK festival exclusive for Kings Of...

Watch Pixies’ new stop-motion video for ‘Classic Masher’

Pixies has shared a new video for their song 'Classic Masher'. The track is the fourth to be taken from their September album 'Head Carrier', and follows first single ‘Um Chagga Lagga’ in being given the video treatment recently by the band. The video for 'Classic Masher', which was directed by Pixies bassist Paz Lenchantin, was made using stop-motion, and features...

Watch new Pixies video ‘Um Chagga Lagga’

Boston band are due to tour the UK later this year

Pixies – ‘Head Carrier’ Review

And deeper we dig into the dirt. Don’t believe the anti-hype; despite the lack of Kim Deal, Pixies’ 2014 comeback ‘Indie Cindy’ was a worthy successor to their superlative first era, with its tales of witches, sea monsters, android queens and alien lovers. If that record seemed plucked, musically, from intergalactic radio signals beamed between 1990’s ‘Bossanova’ and 1991’s ‘Trompe...

Stream Pixies’ new album ‘Head Carrier’

Band release new record on September 30

Inside The Cult Of Pixies: Why They’re More Than Just A Band

Call them what you want – a quasi-demonic cult, a UFO fantasist sect, Satan’s own Beach Boys – but don’t call Pixies a band. Mark Beaumont explains why they’re so much more than that Boston’s indie noir legends Pixies are a fundamental force of rock nature, the molten bedrock upon which modern guitar music was built and arguably the best...

Read Pixies’ statement after guitarist enters rehab

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News comes ahead of band's new album 'Head Carrier'

Pixies singer Black Francis says he’s stopping his solo career

Francis admits he’d lose money touring if he went solo again