Wednesday, July 28, 2010

We are moving!
Stay tuned...

Saturday, June 19, 2010

My friends and I, we are dead
Down by the river alone
We drowned long ago
My friends and I by 2L8

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Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Serres Live

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

The last words of THIS live review by K. Karderinis are "we were already complete and really happy". These exact words are to describe our emotions following our performance at Eightball Club. We have to thank everyone for showing up and especially for letting us know you love us so much! In these last 5 years we are performing we've never had such a warmhearted feedback! Live reviews, blog posts, your e-mails describe it as the best 2L8 performance so far and I shall agree with you, as I've been trying hard to build this band and I have to admit it has reached a level beyond my expectations! It just feels the right thing to say; all these incredible musicians are nothing less than a blessing for my life...

You see, even though the 2L8 vehicle is getting more popular by the years the journey doesn't get much easier. On the contrary! On the contrary! This foolish persistence, or obsession I shall say, not to follow the industry and the market's demands accomplished to keep us in the underground scene which was quite hard considering the reviews, the following. But the only way to live with some human dignity these days is to struggle... Especially in a country going bankrupt and about to be slaved by the International Monetary Fund. Lately many blogs and forums from all around the world mention and share our music, we have to thank you all, for you see there is no better way for us to communicate what we do! This is your greatest support! Music is and must be Free! Enough with the tyranny of the industry already that made us hollow and sad!

I wanted to add this: NOBODY REPRESENTS 2L8 IN ANY WAY. If you don't use our contact section to reach us you don't reach 2L8.
Be good boys and girls, take care of yourselves and of each other...

K. the Clown

Live dates coming soon.

Friday, February 26, 2010

First of all K. would like to thank everyone who came at the show on Saturday for making it such a refreshing experience!
That's gonna be a beautiful solid memory for years to come. And off course we got to thank the Trip Radio crew for their awesome hospitality!!!

On other news now, the 2L8 full band is ready to go back on stage!
And the first date is: March 24th, Thessaloniki, Eightball Club

More details soon.
The poster was designed by a great artist and a 2L8 friend Vassilis Gogtzilas.
Check his unique style here!

Apart from May Roosevelt's work which you might have had the pleasure to discover and enjoy her "Panda" debut, another 2L8 member is really busy lately.
Iraklis Iosifidis.
Xeilia Louloudia are back!
The official site is finally finished!
You can access it by clicking here!
And they have already announced their first spring dates!

K. is composing the music for another Angelus Novus production, directed by Damianos Konstantinidis.
The play is La Mort de Tintagiles (The Death of Tintagiles), by Maurice Maeterlinck.
More details here!
It looks like the soundtrack of the play is going to be a new 2L8 release.
More soon.

Last we would like to thank all of you for sending us your 2L8 pictures.
We got ourselves a great archive all thanks to you!


Friday, February 12, 2010

K. the Clown will be a guest in Trip Radio's 2 years Party, performing solo on Saturday 20 Feb. in Athens!
9:00pm at 6 D.O.G.S.
Free entrance

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Stay tuned!

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Sunday, November 22, 2009

Last June Eva Kousiopoulou hosted on her radio show five 2L8 members.
On the link below you can download the entire show which includes a short interview with K. and a live accoustic performance of several 2L8 songs.
Recordings took place at 9.58FM ERT3 public radio's studios on June 12th.

The guilty party:
K. the Clown: Ac. Guitar, Voices
May Roosevelt: Violin, Theremin, Choir
Iraklis Iosifidis: Contrabass, Choir
Elisso Papastrati: Violin, Choir
Christina Papagiannouli: Cello, Choir

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

» Nov 10th, 2009

News, news, news!!!

After a busy 2L8 year we decided to take a break for the summer. But since summer is over we are back on track!
So what are we up to? Recording!
We are currently working on new songs, recording some parts for a new album(?), and also preparing for a few winter/spring live dates!

In the Video section you will find the official video of "Clown" from Abbie Gale's second album "2" (Inner Ear Records, 2007) directed, shot and edited by Andreas Lampropoulos.
Cast : Evira (Abbie Gale's lead singer), K The Clown and Faidra Asimakopoulou who shares the same interest in Hannah Montana as K. does. Yeah!

Looks like we got ourselves another fan! Read Lena Platonos & Bosko's "HE&SHE" Analysis here. Thank you!

In case you've missed this unbelievable review by Εva Me read it now.

Last, we now have a deviantART account. After some consideration it looks like at this time it is the easiest way to upload pictures. And each one of them will be downloadable in high resolution. And that goes to anyone from the PRESS visiting the 2L8 official website. Visit here. Permanent link in the Gallery section.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

» Jun 10th, 2009

Μια γεμάτη βδομάδα έρχεται για τους 2L8:

Μετά από την σύντομη ακουστική εμφάνιση με τους Infidelity στην Αίγλη επιστρέφουμε στο full band σχήμα παρουσιάζοντας ολόκληρο το He & She!!!
Tickets 12 EURO
doors open 21:00

Η Εύα Κουσιοπούλου μας φιλοξενεί στην εκπομπή της Η ΖΩΗ όπως ΜΑΣ ΑΡΕΣΕΙ
Λίγα λόγια και 45 περίπου λεπτά από ένα live ακουστικό set!
Συντονιστείτε στις 19:00 στον 9,58 της ΕΡΤ ή ακούστε μέσω internet εδώ.

Το Σάββατο οι 2L8 τραγουδούν για τα φαντάσματα στο Synch Festival...
To Final Act της δεύτερης ημέρας στις 03:45.

Η May Roosevelt εμφανίζεται στα προεγκαίνια της 2ης Μπιενάλε της Αθήνας!
Μάλιστα τόσο με τους Love Boat Orchestra όσο και μόνη της σε ένα solo act με το theremin της...


Friday, March 13, 2009

» Mar 13th, 2009

Live Dates:
Serres Δημόσια Κεντρική Βιβλιοθήκη, March 27th, 9:00, Entrance 10E
Thessaloniki, Eightball, April 7th, 9:30, Entrance 10E

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

» Feb 23rd, 2009

We love your "2L8: He & She, Angry Enough To Keep Loving In the Dark
Ages" CD so much that we're going to feature it on the CD Baby front
page for a day, and in our Editor's Picks section from now on.

We're *really* picky about what we feature. We receive about 300 new
albums a DAY, (over 300,000 total), and yours is one of the best we've
ever heard...

He&She on the front page of CD Baby on Tuesday, February 24th 2009
CD Baby Review

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

» Jan 14th, 2009

The download promised in our early days:
HE & SHE, Angry enough to keep loving in the Dark Ages
Do not hesitate to put this link in your blogs or share it with your friends,
it is a gift meant for everyone
Spread the word
Share the music
Spread the melody

Wednesday, January 07, 2009

» Jan 7th, 2009

New Live Dates:
Patra, Lithografeio Theatre, 31th Jan, 9:30p.m., Free Entrance
Athens, Kittaro, 1st Feb, Entrance 10E
more soon

More Pics here

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

» Oct 22th, 2008

HE & SHE, Angry Enough to Keep Loving in the Dark Ages


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