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Joel Gausten – LIVE REVIEW – Poptone/Automatic: The Middle East, 6/26/2018

Check out a sample of Joel’s review: As previously discussed on this site, Poptone is a trio comprised of Daniel Ash and Kevin Haskins of Bauhaus/Tones on Tail/Love and Rockets and Haskins’ daughter Diva Dompe. Since April 2017, they have been regularly touring with a live set of material by all three aforementioned bands. Recently, they hit the Boston area for the second time in less than a year, this time in support of a live album recently released by Cleopatra Records (and recorded in conjunction with Los Angeles’ famed KXLU).…

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Joel Gausten – Where the Alphabet Starts with Z: Revisiting Tones on Tail (and More) with Poptone

Here is a sample of the interview conducted by Joel Gausten. Poptone is a dream come true for those who grew up absolutely loving this material (most of which hasn’t been performed live in nearly a quarter century), but the reality is that this whole thing wasn’t supposed to happen at all. For years, Ash had absolutely no interest in performing live on stage, let along playing any of these songs in front of an audience. One evening earlier this year, he fell asleep in his living room while listening…

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