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Ville à Dômat #248: ‘Sound Bites’

Després de dos mesos de silenci degut al trasllat dels estudis de Ràdio Ciutat Vella tornem amb nou horari i amb més ganes. Cada dijous de 10 a 11 de la nit i cada dissabte d’1 a 2 sintonitza el 100.5FM Barcelona.
Divus Julius Bonasera ens parlarà del Primavera Sound i repassarem els nous disc de The National, Vampire Weekend i Local Natives; punxarem també el més nou de Tame Impala Bon Iver, Kaiser Chiefs i Noel Gallagher i us presentarem a The Wants, CARLA o Africa Express.
Aquesta nit a les 10!! Torna el millor programa indie!
Ville à Dômat: Sound Bites

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Hit of the week: Vampire Weekend “This Life”

Vampire Weekend shared the video for “This Life.” The track appears on the band’s recently released studio album, Father Of The Bride.

Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig co-wrote “This Life” with Mark Ronson. It features lyrics adapted from ILoveMakonnen’s “Tonight” and additional guitars by Jake Longstreth. Koenig co-produced the song, one of 18 on the double LP, with Ariel Rechtshaid. Koenig, Ronson, Rechtshaid, HAIM’s Danielle Haim (who also contributed to “This Life” and other Father Of The Bride tracks) and others can be seen in the Emmett Malloy-directed “This Life” video below:

Ville à Dômat #243: ‘Moments of Bliss’

Divus Julius Bonasera, un dilluns més, arriba carregat de noves i bones cançons i del possible retorn del seu inseparable mestre Bergman. Estrenarem el esperats retorns de Foals i Vampire Weekend; la nova cançó de Florence + The Machine; el més nou de Pond, The Drums o Blaenavon i a nous artistes com Feet, Sans Parents, Flamingods o The Ninth Wave. A més tota la info sobre les noves confirmacions del Sónar Festival
Dilluns 19h 100.5FM Ràdio Ciutat Vella.
Ville à Dômat: Moments of Bliss

Divus Julius presents…Arlie

Arlie, the band, came together on Vanderbilt campus in 2016. Their early singles “Big Fat Mouth” and “Didya Think” gained traction on Spotify’s curated indie playlists. And now, to much anticipation, the band has released its first EP. They call it “Wait.”

There’s something very “Vampire Weekend” about Arlie’s “Wait.” A band of recent college graduates releasing a debut project both technically mature and unabashedly youthful. Yet, where Vampire Weekend revels in its own Ivy League preppiness, Arlie projects a more playful, summery image of young adulthood. The result is an album that alludes just as much to The Beatles and The Beach Boys as it does to Arlie’s contemporary indie counterparts.

Hit of the week: Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam “A 1000 Times”

After working on a pair of songs together on Hamilton Leithauser’s 2014 solo debut, Black Hours, he and former Vampire Weekend member Rostam Batmanglij have formally announced a collaborative project. As Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam, they’ve just unveiled debut tune, “A 1000 Times.”

The song begins with a bit of late night parlor piano and Leithauser’s familiar call. It both has the bop and soul of a classic Walkmen cut, with the honked harmonica lending a touch of Springsteen to the piece.