Friday, March 09, 2007
robot rock

Pitchfork confirms the rumoured Daft Punk dates, including the stop in Seattle on July 29th. To make things even more exciting, everyone's favourite robots will get support via the humanoid dance party that is the Rapture and the misplaced capitalization of SebastiAn and KavinvSky. Oh, and I'd bet money that the venue in the Emerald City isn't the WaMu Center (Seattle's sixth tallest skyscraper) and is actually the WaMu Theater (connected to Qwest Field - yes, they can take out those seats). No word on tickets yet. Rob's got Daft Punk's Coachella set up to tide you over until July.

If you need another - perhaps more subdued - way to get your electronic fix, Air is at Richard's on April 21st.

Maximo Park is at Richard's on July 23rd.

Gang Gang Dance is at Richard's on June 15th with Ariel Pink.

And finally, if Monday's show isn't enough Bloc Party for you, you can head down to the Robson St. Aritzia before the show to catch Kele Okereke spinning records from 6pm-7pm. (thanks Kaitlin)

now playing: You Say Party! We Say Die! - Five Year Plan

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3 Comments:

I can't tell you how long I've waited for someone to DJ in an Aritzia. My life is now complete.

By Anonymous Sean, at 12:59 PM  

man, i am so stoked about that Gang Gang Dance/Ariel Pink gig.

By Blogger Saelan, at 7:36 AM  

hell yes daft punk and kavinsky and sebastian and the rapture!! shiiiiiiiit!

By Blogger Anne, at 3:51 PM  

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