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As I write this, the new Massive Attack tour has just played its first few opening shows for the year. So undoubtedly, its an exciting time for fans! If you’ve been following me on Twitter or Google+, then you […]
Richard posted in the forum topic UK Gold Soundtrack: 5 months, 1 week ago
You would think a Massive Attack meets Radiohead soundtrack would be a big seller but unfortunately the answer is no. rnrnThe Facebook page for the UK Gold actually answered this months ago in a comment to someone asking the same question and they said they had no plans to release the soundtra[...]
I think if your on this site, reading this now, then Mr. Davidge doesn’t need much of an introduction – he’s been the man behind the curtain with regards to Massive Attack, for near enough two decades now, […]
Richard posted in the forum topic Battle Box 002 Released As 001 Gets A Reissue: 10 months ago
My two Battle Box singles arrived today from Vinyl Factory. The screenprints are very nice when you see them upfront. Look forward to more in the Battle Box series!rnrnrnrn
EDIT: Since first publishing this post, the release dates for both the hardback and deluxe copies of the book have been pushed back, according to the Vinyl Factory website. They are now the 4th November for the […]
Just when I started thinking that 3D’s Battle Box project had quietly been abandoned since it’s inaugural 12″ single last November, he’s just gone a sprung the new track from it on us, in what promises to be an […]
Richard posted in the forum topic Poll #3: Will You Be Buying The Art Of Massive Attack Book?: 10 months, 2 weeks ago
I've scanned and transcribed the new interview 3D did with Creative Review this month. Don't think its anywhere else online. I assume this will be the same interview included in the book.nnhttp://massiveattack.ie/media/gallery/creative-review-magazine-interview-1/rn
Richard posted in the forum topic Poll #3: Will You Be Buying The Art Of Massive Attack Book?: 11 months, 1 week ago
According to a poster over at the UNKLE77 forum who emailed Vinyl Factory, the screenprint is going to be the below image, printed on 12” X 12”, finished off in glitter + ink and signed.rnrn<img src="http://media-cache-e…]
Richard commented on the post, For Your Listening Pleasure: Massive Attack Live At The BBC 2006 1 year ago
I have just started seeding this recording over on Dimeadozen for those who use torrents.
Check it out here:
Richard posted in the forum topic Massive Attack – Heligoland (odd, alternative cover?): 1 year ago
Its not ringing any bells, then again I don't use Spotify so may have missed it. Maybe it was a fan produced piece of artwork?
↓ Skip to the review quotes from the opening night of Massive Attack V Adam Curtis
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Richard posted in the forum topic For Your Listening Pleasure: Massive Attack Live At The BBC 2006: 1 year, 2 months ago
So over a year after first making this post, I've made this recording more widely assessible by uploading it to Soundcloud. Here it is in all its embedded glory
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Richard created the forum topic NewTour Dates In Australia This November: 1 year, 2 months ago
Three new tour dates have been announced. Massive Attack will be playing down under in Australia as part of the Harvest Festival. Here are the dates:
Werribee Park, Melbourne – 10th November 2013
With only 2 weeks left to go until its premiere at the Manchester International Festival, we are finally getting some idea of what the coming together of Massive Attack with filmmaker Adam Curtis may well […]
Richard posted in the forum topic Download Requests: 1 year, 2 months ago
Hi diplomat11. Thanks for signing up.
I'm pretty sure the Setting sun dub was only ever released on MA's Myspace back in 2007, so any rips of it floating about are from that. No lossless version of it out there I'm afraid.
Richard posted in the forum topic Download Requests: 1 year, 3 months ago
Yes, its genuine. Its was posted on the Dragons of Zynth Myspace page in 2007. The 128 kbps mp3 is probably the best quality available as its just a MySpace rip.
Dragons of Zynth are a Brooklyn band with close ties with TV On The Radio. The song is more than likely a product of the 2005 Wi[...]