TUESDAY WYE OAK
The Baltimore band bring affecting mix of folk-influenced indie rock, noise and pop to Summerhall in Edinburgh for a show that comes very highly recommended.
The second wave of acts announced were: Floating Points, Anna Calvi, Black Angels, John Maus, Joan As Policewoman, Simian Mobile Disco w/Deep Throat Choir, Wye Oak
, Susanne Sundfor, Kelly Lee Owens, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, HMLTD, Pictish Trail, Sweet Baboo, A Hawk and a Hacksaw, Nubya Garcia, The KVB, Lucy Dacus, Snapped Ankles, Sacred Paws, The Murlocs, Lost Horizons, Bas Jan, Ed Dowie, Spinning Coin, Group Listening, Accu, Fenne Lily, Adwaith, Sock, and Aadae.
The Slow Readers Club will be playing Liverpool Sound City Here is the full line-up: | Saturday Headlining each stage on Saturday are DMA's, The Slow Readers Club, Idles, The Orielles, Wye Oak
, Edgar Jones, King Khan and The Shrines, Husky Loops, Haarm, Otzeki, Tom Tripp, The Cheap Thrills, Cal Ruddy, Suzie Stapleton, Richard Williams, Wake Island, Lewsberg and Fang Club.
Headlining each stage on Saturday is DMA's, The Slow Readers Club, Idles, The Orielles, Wye Oak
, Edgar Jones, King Khan and The Shrines, Husky Loops, Haarm, Otzeki, Tom Tripp, The Cheap Thrills, Cal Ruddy, Suzie Stapleton, Richard Williams, Wake Island, Lewsberg, Fang Club.
The talented remixers include The Reflex, Wye Oak
and Ra Ra Riot.
Jacob's Creek wine maker takes us on a quick journey from vineyard to glass as we tuck into the goodness of Severn and Wye oak
smoked salmon blini with poached salmon mousse and roast Lan-cashire fillet of beef, served with balsamic pickled onions and horseradish cream.
If there's a pop video as remarkable and ludicrous as Wye Oak
's The Tower then we need to see it - and soon.
03:30 - Flatbush Zombies 03:30 - ZZ Ward 03:30 - Jagwar Ma 04:15 - Grouplove 04:20 - Wye Oak
05:15 - MS MR 05:20 - AFI 06:00 - Bastille 06:05 - ASAP Ferg 06:10 - GOAT 07:00 - The Afghan Whigs 07:00 - Kate Nash 07:50 - Neko Case 08:15 - Woodkid 08:40 - Ellie Goulding 09:05 - Chromeo 09:30 - Broken Bells 09:30 - Carnage 09:55 - Bryan Ferry 10:30 - Girl Talk 11:00 - The Cult 11:20 - Martin Garrix 12:00 - Anti-Flag 12:20 - Zedd
Behind the music: Besides singing alt-folk in the duo Wye Oak
, the versatile Wasner also performs solo as the poppier Flock of Dimes, while her venture with fellow Baltimorean Ehrens harks back to '90s R&B.
There are other powerful tree stories--the cloning of a 5000-year-old bristlecone, planting a Wye Oak
clone at Mount Vernon on Arbor Day and planting red ash clones for a living memorial to victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks at the Pentagon.
Brighter and full of creative twists, Wye Oak
's new EP My Neighbor/My Creator is a departure from the typical rock sound of the girl/boy duo's two previous releases.