A blog devoted to the works of Stephin Merritt of The Magnetic Fields, The 6ths, Future Bible Heroes, The Gothic Archies, et al. This blog will feature news related to his work, as well as occasional fanboy gushes from the author. Thank you for stopping by, and may all your dreams come true.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

More TMF dates!!

The Magnetic Fields have announced yet another show for the year of 2012!  You English folks are lucky. On April 25 of next year, The Magnetic Fields will be playing the Royal Festival Hall.  Further information and tickets are available here.

Thanks much to the effervescent Mr. Brian Coffey for the tip.

Thursday, November 10, 2011


The rescheduled lineup for the All Tomorrow's Parties festival next March in Minehead, UK has been announced.  Second-billed, after the curator Jeff Mangum, are none other than The Magnetic Fields!  Along with Mr. Mangum, they will be headlining a night of the festival.

The festival will take place next March 9-11, and you can buy tickets here.  TMF are not well-known for festival appearances (XX Merge a couple years ago being the most recent exception to that rule), but I have reason to believe that this will not be the only date to take place next March.  However, that's all hearsay at this point, so ignore me, folks.