Jack White produces first-ever 45 by BP Fallon

Posted by BP Fallon on Monday Nov 30, 2009 Under BP Fallon

Jack White’s Third Man Records have announced the release of the very first single by BP Fallon – produced by Jack White who also plays guitars on it.

It is released next Tuesday December 8.

BP Fallon – ‘Fame #9′ b/w ‘BP Fallon Interview by Jack White’ & ‘I Believe in Elvis Presley’

Back cover of the single sleeve

Recorded at Third Man Studios in Nashville in September, BP’s release will be the first in Third Man Records’ new Spoken Word Instructional Record series and will also mark the release of the first-ever three-sided 45 record – presented by TMR in their patented and exclusive ‘Single Signal’ sound design.

Side A: ‘Fame #9′ written and spoken by BP Fallon

Side B left side of groove: BP Fallon Interview by Jack White

Side B right side of groove: ‘I Believe In Elvis Presley’ written by BP Fallon and Aaron Lee Tasjan, BP Fallon: Vocals, Jack White: Guitars, Patrick Keeler: Drums, Society Red: Bass, Guitar

On Side B of the record if you wish to listen to either the interview or the song by itself, simply turn the balance knob completely to the left or right side

Produced by Jack White III. Recorded at Third Man Studios Nashville TN September 2008

Engineered by Vance Powell assisted by Joshua V Smith. Mixed by Jack White and Vance Powell

Sleeve design by Jack White and Miles Johnson. Layout by Miles Johnson. Photos by Joe McCaughey

Front cover of the single sleeve

The 7” vinyl 45 release is available at the Third Man Records Online Store and at groovy record stores globally.

The three tracks are also available on iTunes.

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A foggy day in Dublin town – the view from EI 157 by BPF Nov 28 2009

BP Fallon has whizzed over from New York to Dublin via London to prepare for his DJing All tomorrow’s Parties ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ next weekend in England. Taking place at Butlin’s Holiday Camp in Minehead, Somerset next Friday, Saturday and Sunday December 4/5/6, the three-day festival is curated by My Bloody Valentine – ie Kevin Shields and chums chose all the acts – and among the other brilliant bands playing are Primal Scream, Sonic Youth, E.P.M.D, Sun Ra Archestra and De La Soul.

Gemma Hayes, Television Personalities and The Tyde and  have just been confirmed as joining the fun and frolics.

As well as DJing each night before My Bloody Valentine unleash their magic, BP DJs the Crazy Horse party Saturday night/Sunday morning 2.30am to 5.30am and the Irish Bar on Sunday night/Monday morning midnight to 2am. Wheeew!

Just announced! My Bloody Valentine will perform a special warm up rehearsal show at ATP Centre Stage on Thursday 3rd December. BP Fallon will DJ this very special event. Details here

‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ full lineup & stage times

ATP on bpfallon.com

BPF thanks Radek and Delta and Aer Lingus

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Nov 27 Wang Dang Doodle

Posted by admin on Friday Nov 27, 2009 Under BP Fallon's Wang Dang Doodle

BP Fallon’s Wang Dang Doodle with Artist Of The Week – from San Francisco – Chuck Prophet

BP Fallon’s Wang Dang Doodle featuring Chuck Prophet

00:00 – BP na na nana na
00:08 – You’re Never Alone With BP Fallon – John Lennon & Jaime Coon
01:07 – Ramalama Boogaloo Wang Dang Doodle – Ronnie Drew
01:17 – Where The Hell Is Henry? – Chuck Prophet
03:31 – The Black Keys – I Got Mine
07:24 – This Is The End – Steve Conte

Full playlist and more pix at BreakThruRadio.com

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‘Dead Mantra’ by Dead Skeletons

Posted by admin on Monday Nov 23, 2009 Under BP Fallon

Alan McGee turned us onto this hypnotic tune and its mesmerising video. Band members: Nonni Dead and Henrik Bj̦rnsson and Ryan Van Kriedt and Aislinn Van Kriedt. Influences: God РMagick РTruth РLove. Sounds like: Inside our head. Record label: Unsigned.

Alan McGee on Anton Newcombe and Dead Skeletons

BP Fallon & Alan McGee DJing at Death Disco Dublin
Video by Frances Roe

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Nov 20 Wang Dang Doodle

Posted by admin on Friday Nov 20, 2009 Under BP Fallon's Wang Dang Doodle

BP Fallon’s Wang Dang Doodle with Band Of The Week – from Buenos Aires & Brooklyn – Richards

BP Fallon’s Wang Dang Doodle featuring Richards

00:00 – BP over the mountain
00:11 – Ramalama Boogaloo Wang Dang Doodle – Ronnie Drew
00:21 – Detroit City – Drivin’ N’ Cryin’
04:44 – BP verbal
05:36 – Find You – Richards
10:21 – Barely Exist – Chuck Prophet
15:23 – Sacred Cows – Slinky Vagabond

Full playlist and more pix at BreakThruRadio.com

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