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Archive for April, 2006

Coachella Time Change

Saturday, April 29th, 2006

Giant Drag will now be playing at 1:05 pm, on the same stage and same day.

Festivals

Friday, April 28th, 2006

Giant Drag will be playing on the NME stage at Reading on Saturday 26th August and at Leeds on Sunday 27th August. They will also be playing T in the Park on Saturday 8th July. To get tickets for Reading and Leeds go here. Tickets for T in the Park have already completely sold out.

Giant Drag at Coachella

Wednesday, April 26th, 2006

Giant Drag will be playing on the second outdoor stage, next to the main stage! Their set starts at 4:30pm on the Sunday.

‘This Isn’t It’ Released

Monday, April 24th, 2006

Giant Drag’s new single ‘This Isn’t It’ was released in the UK today. You can buy the single here. The band have just finished their UK tour and will soon be embarking on a long tour of the US.

Giant Drag Radio Interview

Saturday, April 22nd, 2006

This Tuesday (25th) on the Leeds Student Radio there will be an exclusive recorded interview with Giant Drag. It was recorded just before their Leeds gig last Wednesday. It will be on the ‘New Slang’ show at 6pm (BST)

Giant Drag Live on Radio 1

Wednesday, April 19th, 2006

Listen to Giant Drag’s live session with Steve Lamacq, from Monday 17th. In the session Giant Drag chat with Steve Lamacq and play ‘This Isn’t It’, ‘The Swan Song’ and ‘Kevin Is Gay’. You need to go forward 25 minutes to get to it.

Single Release Date

Monday, April 10th, 2006

Tonight Giant Drag start off their UK tour at the Borderline in London, you can get tickets for other dates on the tour here. The UK release of ‘This isn’t it’ is out on the 24th of April, you can pre-order it here.

Birthday Wishes and Apologies

Saturday, April 8th, 2006

Yesterday was Micah’s birthday, so, Happy Birthday for yesterday Micah! Also the earlier piece about Giant Drag being annoyed with their record label for putting ‘Wicked Game’ on the US release of ‘Hearts and Unicorns’ was untrue. The mistake was due to a misquote so apologies for that. Lastly, Giant Drag’s show in Dublin has been rescheduled for April 16th.

Ask Giant Drag

Friday, April 7th, 2006

Ever wanted to ask Giant Drag a question? Well now’s your chance. Submit your questions at NME.com to be entered in for a chance of it being answered and winning a signed album along with other prizes.

Annie’s Not Happy

Thursday, April 6th, 2006

According to NME Giant Drag are not happy about their record label, Kickball, deciding to put their cover of ‘Wicked Game’ onto the US version of ‘Hears and Unicorns’. “Obviously the cover wasn’t on the original version of the album, because we didn’t fucking want it there.” said Annie Hardy. Read the full article here.