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Shriekback Ask “Why Anything? Why This?” Today

Shriekback announced a Kickstarter campaign, earlier this year aimed at getting the band onto American stages for the first time in 25 years. The idea was to hit the US stages at roughly the same time as their in-the-works album … Continue reading

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No Joy In Shriekville…

It is with furrowed brow that I report that the Shriekback Kickstarter campaign to raise funding for an American tour in 2018 to progress from the UK/European dates they successfully raised funding for last year has ended in failure. Out … Continue reading

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Shriekback Kickstarter Perilously Still At Halfway Point

We interrupt this OMD Rock G.P.A. for the following public service announcement. It’s now half way into Shriekback’s Kickstarter campaign to finance a tour of America this year, and it’s been stalled since day two at around 22% of goal. … Continue reading

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Shriekback Kickstarted That Much Mooted US Tour Campaign 72 Hours Ago

Good news for modern man!  We just got the word on the Shriekback mailing list on Tuesday morning that the promised 2nd Kickstarter campaign for a Shriekback US tour in 2018 has been going down for almost 72 hours now, … Continue reading

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Record Review: Shriekback – The Elated World [part 2]

[…continued from previous post] When I popped this into the CD player, it immediately paid dividends with the frantic drum + bass of “Artminx.” The furious and repetitive vocal loops seemed like something more in Yello’s playbook than the work of … Continue reading

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Record Review: Shriekback – The Elated World [part 1]

Shriekback: The Elated World UK CD-R [2017] Artminx Sensation To Sensation Cruel Optimism Clench Fist Labs Brilliant Patina 960 Drive Neirophreak 1 Neurophreak 2 You Meaning You Indecisive Phenotype Tiny Struggle St’Bolay Mood T*ts Mombassa Moon More Percussion [Than There … Continue reading

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Shriekback Reach Kickstarter Goal – Shows Booked – That Simple!

Well, we discussed the notion of Shriekback moving out into the world as a live entity and their Kickstarter campaign. Several days ago, it reached its goal and then three UK dates to kick off the UK/Euro leg of their … Continue reading

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