Half String – ‘Shell Life’


Arizona’s Half String haven’t performed at home since 1997 but later this month the noise pop vets will mark their homecoming by performing at the 20th Anniversary of the Beautiful Noise festival! The event is on at The Hollywood Alley in Mesa, Arizona on Saturday April 27 with a line-up including Astrobrite, Dogshow, Dead Leaf Echo, Tennis System and Cassiopeia (get tickets). ‘Shell Life’ (free download) comes from Half String’s ’96 LP ‘A Fascination With Heights‘.

Half String – ‘Shell Life’


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Half String – 'Eclipse'

Veteran noise pop act Half String will re-unite for the first time since 1997 when they perform at Part Time Punks Shoegaze Festival on June 24 at The Echoplex, Los Angeles. The line-up includes Mark Gardener of Ride, Sleep ∞ Over, Lorelei, Astrobrite, Whirr and more. Half String’s debut single ‘Eclipse’ was released via Fine Art in 1992 and was recently resurrected on the double album ‘Maps For Sleep’. The new limited edition clear vinyl is on sale now via Captured Tracks Shoegaze Archives here.


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