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New GAYNGS Video for “Cry” Featuring Kevin Godley

On the new GAYNGS record, Relayted, the band covers Godley & Creme’s “Cry.” The video also draws its inspiration from the source – animating the faces of its contributors to morph into one other. Many references are made to the original groundbreaking video, including an appearance by Kevin Godley himself.

After the jump watch the original video for “Cry” and read a few extra details about the upcoming GAYNGS show – The Last Prom on Earth.

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Jagjaguwar Introduces GAYNGS, New Album Relayted Coming in May

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When Ryan Olson decided to make a record with Solid Gold members Zack Coulter and Adam Hurlburt, it was clear to them what the result would be: a collection of drugged-up keyboards and slick bedroom production almost exclusively inspired by 10cc’s “I’m Not In Love.” To be fair, they weren’t entirely off.  What they didn’t know was that it would spiral into a project of epic proportions, enlisting the talents of over 25 musicians from various scenes around the country, relocating the base of operations from Olson’s Minneapolis bedroom/studio to the Wisconsin-based studio April Base, and the genesis of a musical super-family, GAYNGS.

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LIGHTNING DUST Jams Infinite Light Cuts For Radio K In-Studio Performance

During a recent visit to Minneapolis, Lightning Dust visited the Radio K (KUOM) for an in-studio session, during which they premiered tunes from forthcoming album Infinite Light (released Aug. 4). Core members Amber Webber and Joshua Wells (of Black Mountain) were joined in the studio and on tour by Ashley Webber (Amber’s sister) singing and playing the bass and Ryan Peters (of Ladyhawk) on drums. Listen to in-studio versions of Infinite Light tracks “I Knew” and “History” on the Radio K site HERE, and ready yourself for a cosmic adventure in the light come Aug. 4.

The good people at Pitchfork did a nice post of the Radio K session on the site’s Forkast HERE.

Forgiven/Forgotten by Angel Olsen
May As Well (Bonus Track) by Angel Olsen
Continental Shelf by Viet Cong
How Can You Really by Foxygen
Cosmic Vibrations by Foxygen
Forever Dilating Eye by Sinoia Caves
Thousand Eyes by Lia Ices
Taking Chances by Sharon Van Etten
Every Time the Sun Comes Up by Sharon Van Etten
Lines of Latitude by Small Black

Your Love Is Killing Me by Sharon Van Etten

Coulda Been My Love by Foxygen

Thousand Eyes by Lia Ices

Tiderays by Volcano Choir

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Manchester, UK - Ruby Lounge

Moonface
Ottawa, ON - BSOMA School

The Cave Singers
Birmingham, AL - WorkPlay Theatre  w/ The Devil Makes Three

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