A brand new exhibition about Cocteau Twins‘ traditional album ‘Heaven Or Las Vegas’ opened in Los Angeles this weekend (November 11).
The non permanent exhibition opened on Friday evening and can run till December 11 at Marc Jacobs’ Heaven retailer in LA.
It comes as a part of a brand new assortment between the band and Heaven, and can see the album’s iconic paintings, designed by Paul West, on show in public for the primary time ever.
The exhibition may even characteristic a spread of memorabilia from the recording and promotion of the album, alongside a brand new capsule assortment from Jacobs, which incorporates clothes and niknaks.
Whereas Cocteau Twins have been inactive since their 1997 breakup, a pair of their members have not too long ago resurfaced with new solo tasks.
Earlier this yr, vocalist Elizabeth Fraser shaped the undertaking Solar’s Signature along with her accomplice, former Spiritualized and Echo and the Bunnymen drummer Damon Reece. The undertaking’s first tune’, ‘Golden Air’, was Fraser’s first new music in 13 years. A self-titled EP then arrived on June 18 by way of Partisan for File Retailer Day.
Fraser’s final single was 2009’s ‘Moses’, although she has collaborated extensively with different artists since then. Final yr, she joined Oneohtrix Level By no means on a brand new model of his monitor ‘Tales From The Trash Stratum’. In 2020, she teamed up with Sigur Rós frontman Jónsi, showing on his monitor ‘Cannibal’.
Earlier this yr, former Cocteau Twins guitarist Robin Guthrie additionally launched a brand new EP titled ‘Springtime’, which consists of 4 instrumental tracks.
The EP was issued on January 4 by way of Soleil Après Minuit in time for his sixtieth birthday, marking his first launch of the yr. ‘Springtime’ follows up a prolific yr in 2021 for the musician, who issued two four-track EPs with ‘Riviera’ in December and ‘Mockingbird Love’ in October.