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Le Volume Courbe – “The House” (Feat. Kevin Shields) Video

My Bloody Valentine’s iconic frontman Kevin Shields guested on Le Volume Courbe’s “The House,” and though his woozy, swirling atmospherics are all over the song, he doesn’t seem to show up in the accompanying video. But French-born Charlotte Marionneau who masterminds Le Volume Courbe, has her hands full already with a darkly-clad stalker who follow… More »

By: Caitlin White / April 2, 2015 - 3:52 pm

Le Volume Courbe – “The House” (Feat. Kevin Shields)

Kevin Shields has history with Le Volume Courbe; the My Bloody Valentine mastermind guested on the London band’s 2005 album I Killed My Best Friend. A decade later, Shields has joined forces with Le Volume Courbe again on “The House,” the A-side from the band’s new single, which also features contributions from Primal Scream’s Marti… More »

By: Chris DeVille / February 18, 2015 - 12:03 pm

Brian Reitzell – “Last Summer (Lissvik Remix)”

Film composer Brian Reitzell is getting ready to put out his debut album, Auto Music, next month. The previously released single “Last Summer” featured Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine providing a sort of sequel the work done by Shields and Reitzell on Lost In Translation, and now the song has gotten the remix treatment… More »

By: Miles Bowe / May 20, 2014 - 2:58 pm

Brian Reitzell – “Last Summer” (Feat. Kevin Shields)

What happens when a film composer (Brian Reitzell) and a shoegaze pioneer (My Bloody Valentine’s Kevin Shields) work together on a track? You get an eight-and-a-half minute experiment in textures and grooves that involves both a drum machine and a real live drum kit, a few organs, a guitar, a synthesizer or two, and a… More »

By: Sam Behrens / March 20, 2014 - 3:10 pm

Kevin Shields Says Britpop Was A Government Conspiracy

In a new interview with The Guardian Kevin Shields suggests that Britpop might have been a government conspiracy. His belief primarily comes from the fact that Noel Gallagher and Damon Albarn were major Labour party supporters and often visited the government headquarters at 10 Downing. “Someday it would be interesting to read all the MI5… More »

By: Miles Bowe / October 3, 2013 - 12:56 pm

Primal Scream – “2013” Video

Primal Scream’s tenth album More Light is out this spring, and today we get a listen to an edit of its first single “2013” (the album version is nine minutes long). The track’s arty video features some unsettling slow motion shots of threaded moths, rope bondage, and a woman convulsing on an operating table. The… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / February 18, 2013 - 9:28 am

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There was some teeth to Kevin Shields’s promises after all: Tonight, My Bloody Valentine unleash their first new album in over 20 years, the followup to 1991’s seminal shoegazer masterpiece Loveless. More »

By: Amrit Singh / February 2, 2013 - 7:42 pm

New My Bloody Valentine LP, EP For 2012?

Upon announcing MBV’s triumphant reunion five years ago, Kevin Shields said he was 75% done with the followup to his little record called Loveless. In a new round of press (via NME) to promote next week’s LP and EP reissues, Shields is saying this is also the year the world will hear brand new My… More »

By: Amrit Singh / April 30, 2012 - 12:29 pm

My Bloody Valentine Playing Shows In ’08

Lace up your gazing shoes: Last week we got excited about the possibility of a My Bloody Valentine reunion, but only had an Ian Svenonious interview with Kevin Shields backing us up. Well, now we have some actual tour dates.ATP Concerts are very proud to present my bloody valentine who will return to play i… More »

By: Stereogum / November 15, 2007 - 12:01 pm

More Reunion Talk

We left a bunch (more like a ton) of important names off our list of re-formed bands we think should record new material. Sebadoh, The Smashing Pumpkins, J&M Chain, Crowded House — yes, yes, yes, yes. And the list goes on. With so many reunions in progress, it?s hard to believe any band could resist… More »

By: Stereogum / March 16, 2007 - 12:24 pm

Kevin Shields Promises One More Great MBV Record

Fifteen years on from the release of the seminal record Loveless, remixer-for-hire Kevin Shields spoke with Magnet about making another My Bloody Valentine record, saying, “We are 100 percent going to make another My Bloody Valentine record unless we die or something.” Unless you die or something? Kevin, you WILL die! What are you waiting… More »

By: Stereogum / January 15, 2007 - 9:44 am