NEWS ABOUT TWIGS
"Phantonemesis" will be featured on a compilation CD
from Too Bad You're Beautiful
"Trouble Me Too" will be featured on a compilation CD
from Blisscent Records (USA).
Japanese magazine "Cookie Scene" will have an interview with TWIGS in
their next issue. The magazine will also feature a sampler cd, including "Divulge".
"Epicure" is getting distribution in Japan through Img/Massive.
"Divulge" played on radio Microonde in Italy.
A video of "Divulge" is completed. It was made by Epiphany Film.
"Epicure" will be distributed in Norway by "Tuba". Release
date is October 22nd.
"Epicure" added to radio WHRB at Cambridge, MA.
"Divulge" and "Eleven" played on radio "LOW" in
"Epicure" still climbing on the WRAS chart, now at no 9. "Epicure"
also added to the WMUA, Amherst, MA and WMBR, Cambridge, MA playlist.
"Epicure" is on the top adds on KBOO-FM, Portland, Oregon, on heavy rotation at WRAS, Atlanta, and no.1 at KXCR, El Paso, Texas.
"Epicure" added to The Independent
Playground, (Columbus, OH), WUNH (Durham, NH), CFNY, (Toronto, Canada) and
Dynamic Independent Radio (Rochester, NY) playlists.
More airplay. "Epicure" added to the CHSR (Canada) overall top 30,
and the WRAS, Atlanta (USA) playlist.
"Epicure" is getting a lot of airplay in Canada and USA. Latest news is
that the cd is on the Top 30 on CJLO in Montreal.
The first review of "Epicure" has arrived, check out the review
March: "Divulge" will be featured on a cd-sampler
called "You Are Here". The sampler will be released in the US and it
will also feature artists such as; Ani Difranco, Drums and Tuba, Roni Size, BS2000
"Divulge" is no.2 on the in-store playlist at Criminal records in
will be using "Divulge" in some of their skate and bmx videos.
is the pick of the week (week 49) at Umbrella Music
teams up with Canadian label Endearing
rec. The new CD "Epicure"
will be released in March 2001.
on the Star Trips Show playlist in Brazil, and on the Fun Radio-Bucuresti
playlist in Romania.
added to Tapehiss radio 2.
move to the #3 slot on the IPO radio (International Pop Overthrow).
played on radio in Norway, Canada, Yugoslavia and at WRAS Atlanta (USA).
March: The concert at Garage the 31st of March
will be sent live on the Internet. The concert will start about 11:30 pm,
Norwegian time. Go to LiveWeb or Garage for more information.
out the new single Divulge (MP3 file).
new single will be released in February.
More 24" reviewed in Brazilian fanzine Pineapple Popsicle.
"Orchard" and "The Island
Song" played on radio Atomi in Finland.
played on radio in Belarus and on Radio Heaven (USA).
February: TWIGS will be featured on various
compilations during 1999 on labels such as "Red Carpet Ring"(USA) and
"Die Heilige Musik Gesellschaft"(UK).
will begin recording their new album by the end of the month.
from "No More 24" played on radio in New England, USA.
compilation cassette which features the TWIGS song "Castle
Walls" is released in Poland. The title of the cassette is
August: New line-up.
Following the departure of Morten and Per Steinar, TWIGS has now completed
their new line-up with guitarists Tor Erik Olsen (ex-Serene) and Eirik
Olsen (ex-Loophead, ex-The Incredible Eating Machine).
has been added to the rotation at WRAS - Atlanta, the largest, most
powerful college radio station in the States.
has recorded a 9 song demo. Interested? Contact us!
to Her Letter" single
of the week in Swedish magazine Popöga. The single has also recieved a
lot of airplay on the Norwegian and Swedish national radio channels.
March: The new CD "No More 24" will
be out in shops in Sweden (March 23rd) and Norway (March 30th). It will be distributed by Border in Sweden and Voices of Wonder in
tour with Wannadies went very well. They like to party, and so do we. A
February: A promosingle containg the songs
"Postscript to Her Letter", "Orchard" and "Two Way
Muzzle" has been released for radio stations in Sweden and Norway.
will be supporting Wannadies on their short visit to Norway. Check out GIGS for the exact dates.
has signed a contract with Swedish indie label SunSpot records. The album
"No More 24" will be released in Norway and Sweden in February.
are currently in negotiations with record companies, and are in the
process of finalizing a deal. More info on this later.
played on British radio channel XFM.
recording of the new album is almost completed.
Mixing is due to start in mid-August.
July: The new Canadian label Indica, (started
by the Canadian band Grim Skunk), will release a compilation CD called Inhale.
TWIGS will be featured with a new song called "The Island Song".
are due to record a cover song for Norwegian radio station P3. Recordings
will start in June, and the result will be released on a compilation CD.
May: TWIGS will be featured in the next issue
of the British magazine Totally Wired. There will be a review of
"Beast", and a song on a compilation CD.
first video is completed, thanks to our friends in Haugesund's local
TV-station. It contains material from concerts and parties ...
The song featured is "Distasteful" from the mini-CD
has recieved 15 000 NoK from Norsk Kassettavgiftsfond (Norwegian
foundation in support of Norwegian music productions) in support for their
forthcoming full-length CD. Recording sessions will start during the
summer of 1997.
Updated 11/7-2002, E-mail: Finn.Solemdal@ub.uib.no