Running like a cat on a hot tin roof

November 24th, 2016

New album in the making. Called Psychic Reader. We´re aware it is taking its time. But innho Here´s a snippet of one of the tunes: Cat on a hot tin roof.

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New single + Hawk solo gigs

April 13th, 2016

The Plastic Pals_Wouldn´t change a thing

“Wouldn’t Change a Thing brings to mind Willie Nile at his anthemic best, burning, blues-infused guitars fueling a creepy, phantasmagorical tale.” (New York Music Daily). 22 April we release a new single, Wouldn´t Change A Thing (from album Turn The Tide). But before that there´s two Hawk solo gigs: on Radio P4 Sjuhärad today at 11 am GMT +1 and tomorrow at Club Divine Intervention in Borås.

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The Plastic Pals to Milan for a joint gig with Lowlands

November 13th, 2015

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Friday 27 November we jump on a plane to Milan to play our first ever gig in Italy. Saturday 28 November we play Spazio Teatro 89 in Milan with our friends, the amazing rock amerciana band Lowlands, who came to play with us in Stockholm 2013. So this is the second leg in the Sweden-Italy musical collaboration between the two bands.

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New single release – plus gigs this Autumn….

August 6th, 2015

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New single release today – Timing is everything. Plus new gigs added to our tour plan: Stockholm, Sweden 22 August, Örebro, Sweden 4–5 September, Eskilstuna, Sweden 18 September and Milan, Italy 28 November.

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Plastic Pals playing Sea of Cortez with Dan Stuart

July 8th, 2015

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Recently got a live recording of our gig with ex Green on Red cat Dan Stuart from Klubb Värnhem, Malmö, Sweden, May 2014. Here´s Green on Red classic “Sea of Cortez”:
. Enjoy!

Hawk and Jonathan Segel opening for Chuck Prophet

May 5th, 2015

Thursday 7 May Hawk is doing a solo gig – togehter with Jonathan Segel (Camper Van Beethoven), opening for ex-Green on Red-cat Chuck Prophet at Stacken, Nalen, Stockholm.

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Riding with Dan Stuart

June 29th, 2014

In May we had the pleasure to do a shortish two-gig tour with “the grumpiest man in showbusiness” ex-Green on Red frontman Dan Stuart. But it didn´t take many seconds of twanging before he was all smiles – as you can see from this 15 minutes clip from Southside Cavern, Stockholm, May 10th.

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Green on Red´s Dan Stuart till Stockholm lördag och Malmö fredag

May 6th, 2014

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Paisley underground legends to Sweden – we´re opening for The Dream Syndicate and for Dan Stuart

April 22nd, 2014

Photos of The Dream Syndicate and Dan Stuart

Three major dates coming up in May for fans and friends of the 1980´s paisley underground scene. 2 May The Dream Syndicate play at Nalen, Stockholm. 9 May and 10 May ex-Green on Red-cat Dan Stuart play in Malmö and Stockholm. Yours trulies are opening on all three dates.

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Swedish tour with The Cynz who we played with in New York and New Jersey

March 26th, 2014

poster for The Cynz and The Plastic Pals in Stockholm

This week our pals The Cynz from New Jersey are coming to Sweden. Fronted by bombshell Cyndi Dawson – spoken word and poetry rock and roll femme fatale with an amazing stage persona – they´re a rock and roll tsunami that recalls the CBGB´s days and artists like Patti Smith and Jim Carroll. And now they´re playing with us in Eskilstuna, Stockholm and Uppsala. Can´t wait!

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