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Tonight!! Father Murphy live! by DuChamp
April 6, 2011, 1:02 pm
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Tonight, surprise concert of one of the greatest bands in Italy, Father Murphy…if you are in Berlin, just don´t miss them!

THIS NIGHT IN NEW PINGPONG bar ( Weserstr. 58)

[wed 6] – FATHER MURPHY (Aagoo Records/Boring Machines)

+ Oscar der winzige

doors 8pm. 3 euros for the band.

show 9pm SHARP

live music ENDS 10pm!

Father Murphy is an Italian trio comprised of Reverend freddie Murphy (vocals, guitar), Chiara Lee (vocals, keyboards, chinese percussions) and Vittorio Demarin (drums, viola, vocals). Born in Treviso, northern Italy, from the ashes of freddie’s several previous musical projects, Father Murphy with just one album and a plethora of ep’s and limited releases became one of the most mysterious and enigmatic musical entities coming out of Italy. If their first album Six Musicians getting unknown was still somewhat rooted in twisted psychedelic pop and sounded vaguely related to Os Mutantes and Italian psych pop masters Jennifer Gentle, the new record is a bold statement and a significant step ahead – out of every familiar musical genre and right into the darkness. Recorded in San Crisostomo in Bombanella church between the end of 2007 and the beginning of 2008, And He told us to turn to the sun maybe was born like a rather weird attempt to a concept album about religion, but surely sounds like a collection of dark, foreboding songs that crawl and twist and hiss like that old biblical serpent.

Their New EP ‘No Room For The Weak’ was released in September 2010 in the UK by Aagoo records. fresh back from 6 weeks tour in the US with DEERHOOF and XIU XIU.

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