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Zero Film Festival Gala Kicks Off the Seven-Day Event with Asobi Seksu, Saturday, November 13th in Bushwick

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The Zero Film Festival, in its third year, and now expanded to annual events in New York, Los Angeles and Miami, is the only festival of its kind to show films made exclusively by self-financed, indie filmmakers.

11 Nov 2010 | 1 comment | More

School of Seven Bells – ‘Disconnect from Desire’

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Disconnect from Desire, School of Seven Bells’ follow-up to Alpinisms, sees the trio moving into a new and exciting direction. Some of the band’s iciness has dissolved—though not too much to eradicate the compelling mystery of their music—and the overall effect is a sound that is shinier, warmer, and more forthright.

13 Jul 2010 | More

School of Seven Bells: Accidental Discoveries, Dream Reality and the Twin Thing

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In 2004, Benjamin Curtis met twin sisters Alejandra and Claudia Deheza while touring with Interpol in their previous bands, the Secret Machines and On!Air!Library. The new friends and tourmates quickly connected and what began as an idea for a side-project soon became an all-consuming, and important, creative outlet.

9 Jul 2010 | More

School of Seven Bells to Support Disconnect from Desire with Fall Tour

Setting out on September 9th at the vast Brooklyn Bowl in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the trio known as School of Seven Bells will begin their headlining trek throughout the US and Canada, to finish in Philadelphia on October 22nd. Opening on all dates is electronica-harp playing Active Child.

15 Jun 2010 | More

School of Seven Bells at Mercury Lounge, NYC, 6.10.10

Last night, School of Seven Bells played to a packed venue at Mercury Lounge, debuting tracks from their much buzzed-about sophomore effort Disconnect From Desire. Their set started out with “Windstorm,” opening track from the album, which to die-hard fans, may have sounded familiar, as Pitchfork offered an early listen on May 17.

11 Jun 2010 | More

CMJ Confirms Full Music and Film Lineup

The full artist and film lineup for the 2009 CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival was confirmed today, with new performers such as YACHT, Joan As Police Woman, Busta Rhymes and Mercury Prize winner Speech Debelle joining the bill.

6 Oct 2009 | More

School of Seven Bells to Re-release Debut on Vagrant, First US Headlining Tour

Vagrant Records announced today that they are partnering with Brooklyn-based School of Seven Bells and their Ghostly International imprint to re-release the trio’s 2008 debut album, Alpinisms on July 14.

8 Jul 2009 | More