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UK press Aug. 31, 2005

Blueyonder named “The Tourniquet” album of the week. Also check out MSN’s review of “The Tourniquet” and Channel 4’s pleasant chat with Magnet where he talks about horses and raw onions.

Categories: Interviews, Reviews, The Tourniquet

more Norway tour dates Aug. 31, 2005

More fall tour dates in Norway have been added. See the rest on the tour page:

Categories: Tour

new reviews + contest Aug. 30, 2005

Here are some recent reviews for “The Tourniquet”:

Enter NME’s contest to win a signed Magnet guitar! Way to Blue is also giving away signed artwork and albums.

Categories: Reviews, The Tourniquet

XFM’s Single of the Week Aug. 23, 2005

Hold On is XFM’s Single of the Week! Read more about it here.

Categories: Lists, Singles

"The Tourniquet" UK release Aug. 22, 2005

“The Tourniquet” comes out in the UK today! You can buy the album online from amazon.co.uk, hmv.co.uk, and iTunes.

The Sunday Times names the album “Pop CD of the Week”! Click here to read the review [more reviews].

Categories: Lists, Releases, The Tourniquet

XFM live session Aug. 22, 2005

You can now listen to last week’s Magnet live session on XFM online! From the new album, he performs The Pacemaker, Hold On, and Deadlock.

Categories: Audio, Radio

new reviews for "The Tourniquet" Aug. 21, 2005

Checked out some new reviews for “The Tourniquet” from The Sun and The Critic. Click here to read more reviews.

Categories: Reviews, The Tourniquet

Norwegian tour Aug. 19, 2005

We’re pleased to announce the first set of dates for Magnet’s Norwegian Tour this autumn to celebrate the release of new album “The Tourniquet”. More dates will be added soon!

Categories: Tour

New reviews Aug. 19, 2005

Read the Evening Standard’s review of Magnet’s preformance last night at 93 Feet East in “Norway the warm way”.

The Gay Times reviews “The Tourniquet”. For all reviews, visit the press section.

Categories: Reviews, The Tourniquet, Tour

Magnet confirmed at Bestival, Isle of Wight Aug. 18, 2005

Magnet will play a special solo show at Isle of Wight’s Bestival this year, closing the Friday night (9th Sept) on the JD Lounge Stage. Also appearing at the Festival is The Magic Numbers, Super Furry Animals, Clor, Royksopp and many others. Magnet will be on stage at 11.30pm after The Magic Numbers have closed the main stage. For more information, visit bestival.net.

Categories: Tour

"The Tourniquet" extras + competition Aug. 17, 2005

Click here for the chance to win a signed copy of “The Tourniquet”, listen to the album, download ringtones, and more!

Categories: The Tourniquet

new Magnet shows confirmed in Japan Aug. 14, 2005

Magnet will play in Japan this November following the release of “The Tourniquet” on Sony Japan on 31 August. The dates are:

Categories: Tour

UK press + upcoming London show Aug. 14, 2005

press clippings

Check out the latest press from the UK:

Time Out and The Evening Standard recommend seeing Magnet perform in London next Wednesday at 93 Feet East. The show is sold out, so we hope you have your tickets!

Categories: Reviews, Tour

Magnet to support Engineers on Oct. UK tour Aug. 13, 2005

Magnet will tour UK in October as main support to Engineers. The dates:

Tickets also available online via www.gigsandtours.com.

Categories: Tour

Magnet on TV & Radio in the UK Aug. 13, 2005

This weekend Magnet will be on VH2 Americana Hour at midnight on Saturday night in UK. The video for “Hold On” will also be featured in MTV2’s 120 Minutes on Sunday night in UK.

On Tuesday 16th Magnet will appear on Tom Robinson’s show on BBC 6 Music for an acoustic session and interview & on the same day will also appear on Lauren Laverne’s XFM show playing a solo session. “Hold On” is Lauren Laverne’s Single of the Week on XFM this week.

Categories: Radio, TV

Øyafestivalen reviews & photos Aug. 12, 2005

Check out these reviews and photos from this week’s Øyafestivalen:

Categories: Photos, Reviews, Tour

"The Tourniquet" stream + download Aug. 7, 2005

Click here to listen to streaming audio clips from “The Tourniquet”. You can also download Duracellia for free!

Categories: Audio, The Tourniquet