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‘ ITZIAR TALKING ABOUT THE BEGINNING OF THEIR ’ CAERRER AS ‘ITZIAR RUN’12
THE NEW MUST-LISTEN-TO BAND OF THE MOMENT, AND THE REVIEW OF THEIR EXCITING NEW ALBUM ‘WHATEVER’ hen I started listening to This four-component band is sure to view proper, we talked a bit about Itziar Run’s new album make you dance and laugh. You’ll be the release of their new album ‘Whatever’, I thought it feeling the joyful all day long. and the start of the band’s career. would be the same old ‘We started making music fornothingy stuff that always finds And do not underestimate the singer. fun, playing the guitar in a parkits way into my hands: new bands She is the eldest of this band of sib- near our house. Nothing reallycoming into the business, be- lings. The singer, nominated in the serious. None of us were lookinghaving like ageing primadonna last EMAs in the category of ‘Best for fame or money….’rockgods. Not at all. Although the Female’, has a voice that gives a touchcover is as simple as it could pos- of rock to this indie record. You’ll be Although the music sounds verysibly be, do not dare to judge this able to almost taste new and fas-particular book (or album) by its the strength and power cinating, willcover. I was totally amazed by the of each and every note it be acceptedsimply wonderful songs I found that comes out of her by their audi-inside this veritable Pandora’s mouth. Today I went ence? Maybebox. Every song is better than to meet her at the they’ll preferthe one before. This is the kind hotel reception where to stay withof music that makes the perfect she had an MTV inter- a safer, moresoundtrack for life; the first few view, and I realized, mundanenotes of the intro track with its at first sight, that she choice andpowerful -and strange- energy; is the most easy-going listen to thethe brightness of the lyrics and person I have ever already suc-that happy sense of being alive seen. She looks like cessful Thethat the melodies radiate. These she doesn’t care about ‘WHATEVER’ Vaccines.songs will take you to an endless anything too much Itziar Run However, as Columbia Recordssummer of sun, sea and frivolity. (in a good sense) and Itziar said in The Rolling Stone that, my dear read- magazine 4 1/2 /5 the interview,Every song is well thought out. ers, is what took her NME magazine 8/10 ‘There is noThe use of ukuleles or violins (and her brothers) to fun in some-across the album, makes the the top: ‘I’ve never TOUR DATES thing easy’. ‘Whatever EU 2013 tour’sound unique. You haven’t heard cared that much aboutthis kind of layered sound before, material stuff, you London UK 6jan ‘Whatever’but other listeners may detect a know. It is essential Liverpool ,UK 10jan available on MAnchester ,UK 12 janhappy harmonious mixture of to know what is really iTunes Store Paris ,FR 18janthe techno sounds of Two Door important and what is Rome, IT 20jan the 1st ofCinema Club and the indie acous- meaningless’. Barcelona ,SP 24jan december.tic melodies of Noah and The While we were wait- MAdrid ,SP 28janWhale. ing to start the inter- Indie Fest, SP 1feb -USA DATES COMING SOON- 13