the thing & blood

Sep.16, 2015

after a highly interesting meeting in Molde this summer – the adventure continues in Texas soon.

the thing meets James Blood Ulmer!!!!!

oct 7th – in AUSTIN, TX

 


THE THING

Aug.24, 2015

THE THING hitting hard this fall….. new studio album SHAKE …. and two major tours coming up in USA and Japan!

new material, new music , new energy — THE THING

see you out there!


the thing records update

Aug.29, 2013

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:
http://thethingrecords.com/?hg=0

 

a 7″,  unique ep , will be released in winter!!!

 

the thing records will be distributed and handled by Trost records, Vienna.

worldwide distribution by Trost Records
www.trost.at
office@trost.at


THE CHERRY THING IS OUT!

Jun.20, 2012

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!!!

http://www.smalltownsupersound.com/

 

PRESS:

 

“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)

Sweden/Norway:
“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)


THE THING — MONO

Oct.13, 2011

New cd / lp soooooon out on smalltown supersound
http://www.smalltownsupersound.com/superjazzz/news/
recorded in MONO , played in MONO sounds like MONO… it is MONO!!!!!!!

teaser here:


THE THING W BARRY GUY!!!!

May.28, 2011

Soon on a vinyl close to you… meanhwile, check the clip!!!!


The Thing on Ukraine TV…

Dec.17, 2010

once again —— THANX to all involved in the tour- audience, producers, press and realated.


The Thing & Otomo Yoshihide 2010

Oct.06, 2010

“image and sounds form an ongoing tour!” – see you out there!


spanish reviews of BAG IT!

Sep.05, 2009

two reviews of The Thing´s BAG IT! in spanish….

we think they are positive…

http://www.elintruso.com/article.php?id=1688

http://www.tomajazz.com/bun/2009/09/thing-covers-top-10-continuacion.html


Edmonton

Jun.01, 2009

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LIVE AT YARDBIRD SUITE,  EDMONTON, may 2nd 2009
17,49 min
IMPROVISATION incl excerpts from Stephanie McDee´s “Call the Police”
unreleased