ROCKIN at ROSKILDE fest 5th July!!!
Fire! Orchestra scandinavian tour is over for this time!
8 concerts & one studio recording…. check this video — with unique material — studio recorded in copenhagen and an interview.
Fire! Orchestra is back in spring and summer… and fall! s**tloads going on….. more news soon!!!
now it is here – the promo version of our upcoming album: BOOT!
so, as of yet… the album is due to release on nov 12th, in US and internationally.
CD, LP and DL.
more news on our website- the thing records:
a 7″, unique ep , will be released in winter!!!
the thing records will be distributed and handled by Trost records, Vienna.
FIRE! Orchestra — playing EXIT! – in memory of Thomas Mera Gartz
the tour of all tours…. FIRE! Orchestra in 4 green buses travelling in snow storm in sweden, making slow and beautiful music…. it is over for this time…. BUT WE LL BE BACK!!!!!!!
a complete CLASSIC… a wonderful time with sold out theatres and clubs!!!
the new record is out in rune grammofon NOW
and there are reviews everywhere:
we will be back… january 2014 – as opening of also next years activities… and other places!!!
THANK you everyone involved. a very very very memorable tour and music!
here are some great photos by Fire Photographer Micke Keysendal:
the coming week….
and a duo concert in poznan…..
Bim Huis in amsterdam made a nice poster for us…. come OUT and check it OUT!
THE CHERRY THING ALBUM IS OUT!
officially released on planet earth as of today!
and reviews and comments are comin in, it has been some wild days…
after finishing a US tour w JOE MCPHEE —- we now cant wait to get on the road with THE CHERRY THING!!!
“possessed of a fleeting magic” (8,0 Pitchfork)
“Let Neneh’s gloved, sensuous voice stroke your knitted brow” (8/10, NME)
“The Cherry Thing is quite a brilliant combination, with its creepy, freaky sound” (4/5, MOJO)
“A peerless left-field masterpiece” (9/10, Clash Magazine)
“One of a kind” (10/10, Vice Magazine UK, Album Of The Month)
“A strangely enjoyable and admirable record” (The Wire)
“The Cherry Thing is really good” (Stereogum, Album Of The Week)
“a sweet idea rendered with monstrous intensity” (New York Times)
“shivering charm” (4/5, The Independent)
“Lean, funky, sensual” (4/5, Daily Mirror)
“a masterclass in controlled chaos” (The Observer)
“Cherry sounds sushi raw” (The Sunday Times)
“The Cherry Thing is more than just a welcome return – it’s an essential album” (BBC)
“a dream come true” (The Quietus)
“The Cherry Thing låter ikke som noe annet du kommer til å ramle over i år – eller de neste” (6/6 NRK Lydverket)
“rått som sushi” (5/6, VG)
“Rått parti med rått resultat” (5/6, Dagbladet)
“Tala om svensk jazz stadd i utveckling, befriad från akademiskt tvång, inspirerad, djärv, vital” (6/6 Svenska Dagbladet)
“Ett möte för evigheten” (9/10, Sonic Magazine)
“Neneh Cherry själv låter förlöst, frisläppt, oövervinnerlig. Som en buffalo på en äng i Skåne.” (4/5, Jan Gradvall, Dagens Industri)
New cd / lp soooooon out on smalltown supersound
recorded in MONO , played in MONO sounds like MONO… it is MONO!!!!!!!