The Perlich Post

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Calibro 35 marks 10 years with new studio album "Decade"

Calibro 35 – Decade
On February 2, Italian cinematic funk combo Calibro 35 release their much anticipated sixth studio album Decade on Record Kicks – marking their 10-year milestone with with a super-sized line-up, appending the tight Milanese quartet of Massimo Martellotta, Enrico Gabrielli, Luca Cavina and Fabio Rondanini with a full orchestral complement of horns, strings and percussion. Produced and mixed by longtime Calibro 35 studio collaborator, Tommaso Colliva (Phoenix, Franz Ferdinand, Mark Lanegan, Muse, Arto Lindsay) the album brings to bare the enormous wealth of influences accumulated by the individual members over the course of the ensemble's brilliant 10-year run. For more info and pre-ordering information, check out the Calibro 35 bandcamp page right here. Watch the Decade trailer below.

R.I.P. Mike Carroll of Lord High Fixers, Poison 13

Charismatic frontman Mike Carroll died in Austin on Tuesday after a battle with bacterial meningitis.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Happy 75th Birthday Billy Harper!

Celebrating Billy Harper's milestone birthday with a performance of "Somalia" from 2016. 

Whaddya mean you don't know The Band Whose Name Is A Symbol

Midweek Mixdowm: Vinyl Avenger – Soul Strut

Here's the Vinyl Avenger's swingin' mix of rare R&B and funk intercut with vintage Blaxploitation spots.  

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Peter Hook reunites with The Limiñanas for "The Gift"

The new studio collaboration "The Gift" is off The Limiñanas fifth album, Shadow People, due January 26. 

Lee Ann Womack @ The Horseshoe, January 24

Lee Ann Womack's great new album The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone is out now. Listen to All The Trouble.