2006 !!!!!!!!!!!! OKAY IT HAS BEEN A WHILE.
FUTURE BIBLE HEROES have a brand new song,
"MR. PUNCH", appearing on the
NEIL GAIMAN compilation CD "WHERE'S
NEIL WHEN YOU NEED HIM?", which was released
on July 18 2006 in the US and a month later in Europe on
Dancing Ferret Discs.
artists on this tribute to Mr. Gaiman, his characters and
his stories include:
Azam Ali, Tori Amos, Rose Berlin, The Cruxshadows, Deine
Lakaien, Ego Likeness, Thea Gilmore, Hungry Lucy, Lunascape,
Rasputina, Razed in Black, Schandmaul, Tapping The Vein,
ThouShaltNot, Voltaire and Joachim Witt.
CD features art by Dave McKean, and liner notes from Neil
Gaiman on all of the songs.
______For more information, go to
Dancing Ferret Discs.
Claudia & Chris
talk about "Mr. Punch" in an
interview with Wizard Magazine and a sidebar
interview with Chris appears in the new MARVEL SPOTLIGHT
#7: NEIL GAIMAN / SALVADOR LARROCA
Other related news:
CHRIS EWEN is finishing up the recording
and mixing on his new project THE
HIDDEN VARIABLE, which will feature songs
written and arranged by him with lyrics from acclaimed dark
fiction authors Poppy Z. Brite, Emma Bull, Charles
de Lint, Neil Gaiman, Shelley Jackson, Harvey Jacobs, Caitlin
R. Kiernan, Gregory Maguire, China Miéville, Lemony
Snicket, Martha Soukup, and Peter Straub.
Vocalists and guest musicians so far include: Malena
Teves (vocals), Lorraine Garland
(violin) & Claudia Gonson (vocals),
with more surprises and special guests to be announced soon.
Chris has also recently arranged and performed on two songs
on the LORRAINE
a' MALENA CD "Mirror Mirror", and
is scoring a new short film by 99thMind
STEPHIN MERRITT's gothic bubblegum project
THE GOTHIC ARCHIES will release their forthcoming
full length CD "The Tragic Treasury: Music
from 'A Series of Unfortunate Events'", on
Nonesuch Records, 10/10/06. More information is available
at the official website of THE
CHRIS' former band, FIGURES
ON A BEACH finally has their two Sire Records
albums "Standing On Ceremony"
and "Figures On A Beach" back
in print again, at least digitally. They are available from
iTunes, as well as Rhapsody.com
ON TO LAST YEAR...
some very interesting MAGNETIC FIELDS news
Magnetic Fields will release their new album "i"
on May 4, 2004 on Nonesuch Records, and are announcing tour
dates to coincide. For the latest news, go to www.houseoftomorrow.com
and now for the HIDDEN
Ewen is in the studio recording his new project The Hidden
Variable. It will be a collection of songs with music written
and performed by Chris, and new lyrics written by celebrated
dark fiction authors.
So far, the roster includes:
Poppy Z. Brite
Charles de Lint
Caitlin R. Kiernan
More updates on this project will be available here, and
on the soon to be activated www.omnisonicmusic.com site.
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times UK interview with stephin merritt
Future Bible Heroes review on Salon.com
justifies their existence in the Onion
e.p. "THE LONELY ROBOT" released January 21st
January 21st 2003, FUTURE BIBLE HEROES release their
new 7 song e.p. "THE LONELY ROBOT" on Instinct.
The e.p. contains 2 new songs, and 5 remixes of songs
from "ETERNAL YOUTH".
1: THE DJ FROM OUTER SPACE
2: LOSING YOUR AFFECTION - Client
On Demand Mix
remix and additional production by CLIENT
3: THE WORLD IS A DISCO BALL - Rob
Rives Club Mix
remix and additional production by ROB RIVES
4: LOSING YOUR AFFECTION -
remix and additional production by DANIEL MILLER and
5: I'M A VAMPIRE - Extended
remix and additional production by CHRISTOPHER EWEN
6: LOSING YOUR AFFECTION - SOFT
CELL 12-Inch Mix
remix and additional production by DAVE BALL & INGO
7: THE LONELY ROBOT