New Slowdive Album Coming In 2017

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Guitarist Rachel Goswell confirmed that Slowdive were working on new material in May, now drummer Simon Scott has weighed in. The news dropped earlier in the week (via Undertoner, via Reddit, and then via some guy at a bar). As posted by Cos; “Perry MacLeod, wrote on Reddit that Scott said it wouldn’t be too far off. I didn’t write it out in the interview since it was just a guess from Mr. Scott, but he said the album would probably be out in 2017.” Word has it that the album has been recorded and is ready for mixing/mastering. The 20+ year wait will soon be over! Now all we need is news about that elusive new MBV EP. *holds breath… … passes out*

 
Slowdive – ‘Souvlaki Space Station’ [Live @ NRMAL 2016]

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Slowdive – ‘Souvlaki’ (Pitchfork Classic)

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In case you missed it, Pitchfork have crafted an excellent episode of their Classic series, this time covering Slowdive‘s 1993 album ‘Souvlaki’. In less than five days it’s been viewed more than 100,000 times! Understandably so, its an honest take that combines band interviews, and input from Creation’s Alan McGee, along with studio wizards Chris Hufford and Ed Buller. If you’ve got 50 minutes to spare, jump in!

 
Slowdive – ‘Souvlaki’ (Pitchfork Classic)

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Slowdive North American Tour 2014

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Slowdive‘s North American fans are officially losing their s**t after the English shoegazers announced 2014 tour dates! For the full list and ticket links head to their official website. Tickets are on sale very soon – this Friday, July 18. So I hope you’ve saved your pennies! In the meantime, here’s a webcast from last month’s European show.

 
Slowdive Live @ Best Kept Secret (Netherlands June 2014)

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