Swedish emopop act Kid Down has parted ways with Burning Heart/Epitaph. However, the band aims to record something new by the end of the year and will probably take on a more DIY approach it seems.
Artist: Kid Down
Watch Kid Down's video diary from their European tour: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBhdBbsi2wE&fmt=18
Kid Down is giving away a batch of songs to help promote themselves while on tour with Fall Out Boy: http://www.kiddown.com/giveaway.zip
Kid Down's latest record "I want my girlfriend rich" will get a full European release on March 23 via Burning Heart.
Kid Down are offering a special Valentine's Day-themed single for free download: http://blogs.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=blog.view&friendID=10958428&blogID=470439219
In other news, the band will do a few German dates supporting Fall Out Boy and The Sounds in March:
03/18 - Tonhalle, München
03/20 - Palladium, Köln
03/21 - Colombiahalle, Berlin
Panic & Action, the new label of Peter Ahlqvist from Burning Heart, has confirmed a date of February 4 for the release of Adept's debut album "Another year of disaster". Preview at myspace: http://www.myspace.com/theadept
It looks like the label is also putting out a new comp of 20 more Swedish modern hardcore acts called "Burn all the small towns". Artists confirmed include the aforementioned Adept plus Neverstore, Chemical Vocation, Kid Down, Marissa Burns Trey, Hero in Action, Social Siberia, Future Idiots, Bursting Veins, A Vain Attempt, Oldschool, Herbrightskies, Walking With Strangers, Against The Day, Early To Bed, Operation Nothing, Far Above, Go Drowsy, Fakie For Nothing, Newdrive and Atta. Expect a late February release.
Watch "Kid Down Street Team The Movie": http://vids.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=vids.individual&videoid=46337663
Swedish emo-pop act Kid Down is now streaming their new album "I want my girlfriend rich" at myspace: http://www.myspace.com/kiddown
The new Kid Down single "I'll do (it for you)" is now streaming at myspace: http://www.myspace.com/kiddown
Check out the video at Aftonbladet: http://www.aftonbladet.se/webbtv/noje/musikvideor/article3263113.ab
Peter Ahlqvist of Burning Heart Records has started a new full-service record label called Panic & Action and has already recruited three bands to his roster: Chemical Vocation, Adept and Social Siberia. Working together with him is Eric Höjden from BHR act Kid Down and booking agent Andreas Skogmo, the winner of the 2006 Millencolin Music Prize for his DIY show promotion in Örebro with District 19. Look for new albums and tours with Chemical Vocation and Adept this fall, to be followed by a Social Siberia album in the spring along with a compilation/tour package under the "Panic & Action" banner. More: http://www.myspace.com/panicandaction / http://www.myspace.com/panicandactiontour
Swedish emo-rockers Kid Down are streaming sample tidbits from their forthcoming album "I want my girlfriend rich": http://www.myspace.com/kiddown
The album is confirmed for release on October 20 via Burning Heart.
Swedish emopop act Kid Down report that their new album is now 100% complete. No word on a release date yet, but I'll keep you posted.
Kid Down has posted video blog material from the studio where they are recording their new album: http://vids.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=vids.individual&videoid=35895663
Kid Down will be spending six weeks at IF Studios in Göteborg this summer with engineer Roberto Laghi recording their sophomore album.