Hooray For Earth

QRO puts its spotlight back on longtime FoQ ('Friend of the Q'), Hooray For Earth. ...
Hooray For Earth

QRO puts its spotlight back on longtime FoQ (‘Friend of the Q’), Hooray For Earth.

 

Name: Hooray For Earth

Hometown: New York, NY

Associated act(s): D-Pony, Zambri

Members: Gary Benacquista (former), Joseph Ciampini, Noel Heroux, Seth Kasper (former), Chris Principe

Has toured with: Admiral Radley, Architecture in Helsinki, Bear In Heaven, Beige, Caspian, Alex Clare, The Concretes, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Electric Tickle Machine, The Futureheads, Jukebox the Ghost, Motel Motel, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Paul & The Patients, A Place To Bury Strangers, Ra Ra Riot, Surfer Blood, The Wombats

Albums: Hooray For Earth (2006), Cellphone EP (2008), Momo EP (2009, 2010 expanded re-release), True Loves (2011), Racy (2014)

Hooray For EarthRelated Articles:

Review of Cellphone EP

Live review at Piano’s in New York, NY on April 12th, 2008

Photo gallery from Piano’s

Photo gallery from Cake Shop in New York, NY on June 19th, 2009

Photo gallery of Noel Heroux, with Paul Holmes of Paul & The Patients, at ‘What’s Good For You is Good For Me’ 1st Anniversary at Bell House in Brooklyn, NY on October 3rd, 2009

Photo gallery from Monkeytown in Brooklyn, NY on October 3rd, 2009

Review as part of CMJ Day One at Crash Mansion in New York, NY on October 20th, 2009

Photo gallery from Crash Mansion

Review of Momo EP

Live review at Cake Shop on February 24th, 2010

Photo gallery from Cake Shop on February 24th, 2010

Photo gallery from Home Sweet Home in New York, NY on April 1st, 2010

Photo gallery from Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, NY on June 1st, 2010

Review of expanded, re-released Momo EP

Interview with Noel Heroux & Chris Principe

Photo gallery from Bowery Ballroom in New York, NY on August 20th, 2010

Photo gallery from Pianos on October 19th, 2010 as part of CMJ Day One

Photo gallery from Pianos on November 3rd, 2010

Photo gallery from Great Scott in Alston, MA on January 20th, 2011

Review as part of SXSW Day One at 512 in Austin, TX on March 16th, 2011

Photo gallery from 512

Mp3 review of “No Love”

Photo gallery from Paradise in Boston, MA on June 13th, 2011

Review of True Loves

Photo gallery from Brooklyn Bowl in Brooklyn, NY on July 16th, 2011

Photo gallery from Origami Vinyl in Los Angeles, CA for Culture Collide Festival on October 7th, 2011

Featured in “Top 50 Albums of 2011”

Review as part of SXSW Tuesday at Club de Ville in Austin, TX on March 13th, 2012

Photo gallery from Club de Ville

Review of Racy

Tour dates:

none upcoming

 

MP3 Stream: “Ellie Mae”

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MP3 Stream: “Surrounded By Your Friends”

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MP3 Stream “No Love”
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Hooray For Earth – Racy

 

MP3 Stream “Realize It’s Not The Sun”
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MP3 Stream “True Loves”
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MP3 Stream: “Last Minute”

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Hooray For Earth covering Broadcast’s “Corporeal” live at Pianos on April 12th, 2008:

 

Hooray For Earth playing “Izod” live at Pianos on April 12th, 2008:

 

Hooray For Earth playing “Videostore” live at Cake Shop on June 19th, 2009:

 

Hooray For Earth playing “Same” live at Cake Shop on June 19th, 2009:

 

Hooray For Earth playing “Videostore” live at Cake Shop on February 24th, 2010:

 

Hooray For Earth playing “Surrounded By Your Friends” live at Cake Shop on February 24th, 2010:

 

Hooray For Earth playing “Surrounded By Your Friends” live at Bowery Ballroom:

 

Hooray For Earth playing “True Loves” live at Deaf Institute in Manchester, U.K. for Curated by Lyle and Scott:

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