Concert Vids: The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart

Want to check out great vids from our recent live shows?  Head on over to the True Endeavors YouTube Channel, where you can relive your favorite concert moments.  We just added video from The Depreciation Guild and The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, including this performance of “Young Adult Friction.”  Enjoy!

A.V. Austin Talks To The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart

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Enjoy this interview with The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart courtesy of A.V. Austin.  Buy tickets now, and check out their show tomorrow night at The Orpheum Stage Door.

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The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart has a precious name and a noisy sound that calls to mind bands like Black Tambourine, My Bloody Valentine, and The Wedding Present. In fact, the New York group supported the Wedding Present on a UK tour late last year, just before releasing its extremely solid self-titled debut on Slumberland Records. Now the ball is rolling: The band is set to play 10 shows during SXSW and will embark on an East Coast tour in April. Decider spoke with three out of the four members of The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart—singer-guitarist Kip Berman, bassist Alex Naidus, and keyboardist Peggy Wang—about good lyrics, the philosophy of noise, and getting signed by your favorite label.

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Monday Concert Connection: Busting At The Seams (09.09.09-09.12.09)

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Happy Labor Day!  We hope you’re enjoying this gorgeous long weekend.  To help you celebrate, we’re giving away tickets to a pant-load of amazing shows this week.  DJ /rupture, The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, Ramona Falls, Elmwood, Pieta Brown and Tony Furtado are all making a Madison stop in the next seven days and we want you to see ’em do their thing.  Read on to find out how you can win tickets.

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Artists You Should Know (ticket giveaway): The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart

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“If dreamy, ’80s-sounding indie pop is your thing, the Pains of Being Pure at Heart have your number in a big way.” — Time Out NY

In two short weeks, one of indie rock’s most-talked-about bands will be in Madison to play a show at The Orpheum Stage Door, and we want you to be there when it happens!   Read on to find out more about The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart‘s addictive take on retro pop music, download a free mp3, and enter to win a pair of tickets to the show!

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