MUTE • Crime & The City Solution • NEW VIDEO & SINGLE: Goddess
  • ADULT_Curtain_Credit NKuperus

    ADULT.

  • LEE RANALDO by alex rademakers 001

    Lee Ranaldo

  • Goldfrapp_00895_v05_sm

    Goldfrapp

  • AnandWilder_Max Kardon_BreakLine

    Anand Wilder & Maxwell Kardon

  • Plastikman012

    Plastikman

  • ZJ Jeff Elstone Taiga#1 cropped

    Zola Jesus

  • Photograph_CreditNickWilson_sm

    New Order

  • Arca - Daniel Sannwald 1 RGB SM

    Arca

  • Looper_Credit_RonnieBlack

    Looper

  • DuB_pressYellowNew_sm

    Du Blonde

  • OnDeadWaves

    On Dead Waves

  • pressphoto-01

    Lost Under Heaven

  • Lift To Experience

    Lift To Experience

  • acr_studio2 crop

    A Certain Ratio

  • rhkirk_7889 box_dig

    Richard H. Kirk & Sandoz

  • Liars_Scott.Witter_sm

    Liars

  • SwansLive_CreditJensWassmuth_5

    Swans

  • BenFrost_BörkurSigthorsson01

    Ben Frost

  • ColdSpecks_CreditSteveGullick_sm

    Cold Specks

  • TheMinistyOfWolves_Thomas Ecke

    The Ministry Of Wolves

  • CarterTuttiVoidAlbumFront_600

    Carter Tutti Void —
    Transverse

  • Can The Lost Tapes 500

    Can —
    The Lost Tapes

  • yeasayer-longevity-608x608

    Yeasayer —
    Longevity

  • Yeasayer_Amen_Packshot_Web-1

    Yeasayer —
    Amen & Goodbye

  • GRINDERMAN2_RMX_500

    Grinderman 2 RMX —
    Grinderman 2 RMX

  • liars_wixiw

    Liars —
    WIXIW

  • 91rbbEEkJJL

    Yeasayer —
    Fragrant World

  • LUH_SpiritualSongsForLoversToSing_DigitalArtwork

    Lost Under Heaven —
    Spiritual Songs For Lovers To Sing

  • Three Mantras

    Cabaret Voltaire —
    Three Mantras

  • 41Gpl5pWsvL

    Beth Jeans Houghton —
    Sweet Tooth Bird

  • 81D-w0dsCML

    VCMG —
    Aftermaths EP3

  • onDeadWaves.AlbumCover.Digital2

    On Dead Waves —
    On Dead Waves

  • Red Mecca

    Cabaret Voltaire —
    Red Mecca

  • 61g9VmwCMeL._AA1300_

    Beth Jeans Houghton —
    Yours Truly Cellophane Nose

  • 81luhCrfrqL

    Crime & The City Solution —
    An Introduction To... A History of Crime

  • Swans_TheGlowingMan_Packshot

    Swans —
    The Glowing Man

  • Voice Of America

    Cabaret Voltaire —
    Voice Of America

  • 71Y9mwOpAYL._AA1300_

    VCMG —
    EP2/Single Blip

  • 71sEM9ZfSTL

    Land Observations —
    Roman Roads IV – XI

  • MickHarvey_DeliriumTremens_Packshot

    Mick Harvey —
    Delirium Tremens

  • ADULT. —
    We Are A Mirror (feat. Douglas J McCarthy)

  • Lift To Experience —
    Falling From Cloud 9

  • Goldfrapp —
    Systemagic

  • ADULT. —
    We Chase The Sound (feat. Shannon Funchess)

  • Looper —
    Farfisa Song

  • Goldfrapp —
    Anymore

  • Maps —
    Playlist: Vicissitude

  • Maps —
    Playlist: Turning The Mind & We Can Create

  • Maps —
    Vicissitude (Album Trailer)

  • Crime & The City Solution —
    American Twilight

  • Big Deal —
    In Your Car

  • Polly Scattergood —
    Wanderlust

  • Cold Specks —
    Hector (Hoxton Hall Session)

  • Can —
    The Lost Tapes (Desert)

  • Can —
    The Lost Tapes (Graublau)

  • Can —
    THE LOST TAPES (Midnight Sky)

  • Liars —
    No.1 Against The Rush (Official Video)

  • Big Deal —
    Talk (Official Video)

  • Erasure —
    Fill Us With Fire [Kaleidoscope Video]

  • White Rabbits —
    Heavy Metal

Crime & The City Solution

NEW VIDEO & SINGLE: Goddess

GODDESS – OUT 4 MARCH
WATCH THE VIDEO HERE:

Love the light of which you give / A human touch eternal gift
Against the dark a gentle face / I celebrate your sensual grace
Oh Goddess

Crime & The City Solution release ‘Goddess’, the first track to be taken from their brand new album, American Twilight (out 25 March) and announce an appearance at Primavera Sound, Barcelona on 25 May following a series of Australian dates in February that includes All Tomorrow’s Parties curated by The Drones (full details below).

The new single ‘Goddess’ – one of the most celebratory songs from the album – was mixed by Flood and is out on 4 March 2013. The video, directed by Danielle de Picciotto can be seen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8kpy15K14k

After two decades away, the legendary Crime & The City Solution returned in 2012 with a series of dates that included the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London and, with a new incarnation based in a new home city, Detroit, they release a new album, American Twilight on 25 March 2013.

This latest embodiment of Crime & The City Solution sees Berlin era members Simon Bonney (vocals), Bronwyn Adams (violin) and Alexander Hacke (guitar), joined by renowned visual artist Danielle de Picciotto, Jim White (drums – Dirty Three, Cat Power), David Eugene Edwards (guitar – 16 Horsepower, Wovenhand), Troy Gregory (bass – Witches) and Matthew Smith (Moog / keyboards – Outrageous Cherry, Volebeats).

Formed by Simon Bonney at the age of 16, Crime & The City Solution’s early performances in Sydney had a big impact on key figures of the early Melbourne art-punk/post punk scene. In 1984, Bad Seed Mick Harvey shipped Bonney to England to form the London based Crime with their friend the brilliant and ever influential ex-Birthday Party guitarist Rowland S Howard, his brother Harry Howard on bass and Epic Soundtracks on drums. Two years on, having toured Europe, the UK and US and released several EPs and an album, this lineup reached its zenith at its finale in a historic swansong performance in Wim Wenders’ cinematic masterpiece ‘Wings of Desire’.

Bonney has said his true voice and the definitive sound he sought emerged with the next, Berlin based incarnation of Crime & The City Solution, which recorded three studio albums and a live CD between 1986 and 1991. With a more experimental sound, which drew less on Melbourne post punk scene roots and took a more explorative musical approach, this lineup was 50% Berliner and featured Einstürzende Neubauten’s Alex Hacke on guitar, ex-DAF/Liaisons Dangereuses electronic genius Chrislo Haas on vintage Korg patchbay synth, free jazz trio bassist Thomas Stern, with Australians Mick Harvey on drums and Bonney’s lyrical collaborator Bronwyn Adams on violin.

A well received US and European tour at the end of 2012 saw Crime & The City Solution premiere many of the new tracks from American Twilight including ‘Goddess’, ‘The Colonel (Doesn’t Call Anymore)’ and the title track, which you can hear on the album trailer here: http://youtu.be/urOCsFSY7U8.

AMERICAN TWILIGHT TRACKLIST
Goddess
My Love Takes Me There
Riven Man
Domina
The Colonel (Doesn’t Call Anymore)
Beyond Good And Evil
American Twilight
Streets Of West Memphis

2013 DATES
17 Feb – Melbourne, All Tomorrow’s Parties curated by The Drones
18 Feb – Melbourne, Hi Fi
21 Feb – Sydney, Hi Fi
24 Feb – Brisbane, Hi Fi
25 May – Primavera Sound, Barcelona Spain

Full details at: http://crimeandthecitysolution.com/tour.php

Watch the trailer for American Twilight here: http://youtu.be/urOCsFSY7U8
Listen to ‘My Love Takes Me There’: http://bit.ly/CCSmltmt

http://crimeandthecitysolution.com
https://www.facebook.com/CrimeandtheCitySolution
https://twitter.com/CrimeCitySolut




American Twilight

Crime & The City Solution

Exclusive album stream: 'American Twilight'

Read More

crime_americantwilight

Crime & The City Solution

New Album 'American Twilight' Out March 2013

Read More

Crime_TheCitySolution_DanielledePicciotto

Crime & The City Solution

Free Download From Brand New Album, out Spring 2013 PLUS Worldwide Tour

Read More

00000tmp

Crime & The City Solution

Brand New Album and Tour

Read More