Islet playing in Korea

Jonathan ClancyEvents, Islet, News

Islet will be heading off to Asia to play Zandari Festa in Seoul on September 28th. Band will be supported by Focus Wales on their trip. More dates announced soon!

Jane Weaver’s new ensemble Fenella take on Marcell Jankovics’ 1981 fantasy epic ‘Fehérlófia’ out 1st November & Outer Limits London Live Date 14th December

Jenna JonesEvents, Jane Weaver, News, Press

Pre-order link:https://fire-records.lnk.to/fenella Fenella – 2019 live dates11 Oct: Glorious Traces, The Glad Café Glasgow, UK12 Oct: Lost Map All-dayer Edinburgh, UK14 Dec: Outer Limits, Studio 9294, London UK w/ Vanishing Twin, Death and Vanilla, Pictish Trail & Islet ‘Fenella’ is the latest project from Jane Weaver – musical polymath and one of the most respected electronic composers of recent times. Having already released three critically-acclaimed LP’s within the last five years Weaver’s creativity continues to … Read More

Hater drop new 7″ ‘Four Tries Down / It’s A Mess’

LuciaHater, News

Malmo’s much-praised quartet of Caroline Landahl, Måns Leonartsson, Adam Agace and Lukas Thomasson release two glorious new tracks hot on the heels of ‘Siesta’, their excellent second album of last year on Fire Records. “Swoony Swedish indie-pop.” Record Collector “Too noisy to be indie pop, too sweet to be post punk.” Clash ‘Four Tries Down’ and ‘It’s A Mess’ further hone the band’s dream pop adding extra allure through the musical interplay that coagulates behind Caroline Landahl’s ethereal … Read More

The Bevis Frond European Dates

LuciaEvents, News

The Bevis Frond at the Old Hairdressers (Glasgow) & The Jericho Tavern (Oxford) tour posters. 10 Aug: Yellowstock Festival, Geel, Belgium 26 Sep: The Jericho Tavern, Oxford, UK 27 Sep: The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow, UK 28 Sep: Aatma, Manchester, UK 10 Oct: Arena, Berlin, Germany

Giant Sand announce German tour in November 2019

LuciaEvents, Giant Sand, News

‘Recounting The Ballads Of Thin Line Men’ (Out 20th September 2019) will be available on limited edition pink and purple coloured vinyl / CD. Giant Sand add more dates to their ‘Recounting The Ballads Of Thin Line Men’ Europe Tour. They’ll be heading to Germany, Austria and Switzerland at the end of the year, besides several dates in Netherlands, Spain, Belgium and UK. EU live dates09 Nov: Muziekgebouw, Eindhoven, Netherlands  10 Nov: … Read More

Pictish Trail announces Steve Mason tour support November 2019

Jenna JonesEvents, News, Pictish Trail

“One of the country’s most intriguing musicians.” The Arts Desk“Mysterious cinematic pop melancholia.” The Guardian Johnny Lynch AKA Pictish Trail announces he’ll be hitting the road with multi-instrumentalist Suse Bear (Tuff Love) supporting Steve Mason on his upcoming November tour. If you can’t wait until winter 2019 then there’s a bunch of summer live dates coming up including Green Man Festival, British Sea Power’s Krankenhaus festival in Barrow-in-Furness and a Lost Map Showcase taking place … Read More

Modern Studies & Tommy Perman’s new LP out today

Jenna JonesNews

Out Today: Modern Studies and Tommy Perman new album  ‘Emergent Slow Arcs’  “Brilliant” Mojo    “A brilliant album”  Norman Records “A mysterious, frequently fascinating ambient techno record” AllMusic  ★★★★ Mojo ★★★★ AllMusic ★★★★ The Vinyl District ★★★★ Norman Records Limited to 500 copies with unique hand-cut sleeve Buy/Stream: https://fire-records.lnk.to/emergentslowarcsBa A story and some questions: Ever had that experience when a small innovative person has dismantled the Lego Millennium Falcon? Then, when you try to re-assemble it, … Read More

Double Job Alert: Fire Records seeks Label Assistant & Distribution/Mailorder Assistant

Jonathan ClancyNews

Fire Records is growing and expanding with offices in North America and Europe and we are looking to add motivated people to our London team… – Label Assistant (Full Time)  The Fire Records Group is rapidly expanding and is seeking an enthusiastic and hard-working Label Assistant to join their growing team. The successful candidate will work across all areas of the business and will directly assist the directors, business affairs and label manager … Read More

Virginia Wing UK festival dates begin this week

LuciaEvents, News, Virginia Wing

UK dates19 Jul: Latitude Festival, Suffolk, UK 24 Aug: Headrow House & Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds, UK 29 Aug-01 Sep: End Of The Road Festival, Larmer Tree Gardens, UK 18 Oct: Wild Paths Festival, Norwich, UK 19 Oct: Boudica Festival, Coventry UK US Tour Dates 30 Jul: Cooper Owl, Victoria, BC, Canada 31 Jul: Static Jupiter, Vancouver, BC, Canada 01 Aug: The Vera Project, Seattle, WA, US 02-04 Aug: Pickathon … Read More

Hater US Tour 2019

LuciaEvents, Hater, News

Hater head to the US for the first time this summer since the release of “Siesta” (2018). 07 Sep: The Wayfarer, Costa Mesa, CA, US08 Sep: The Echo, Los Angeles, CA, US09 Sep: Rickshaw Stop, San Francisco, CA, US11 Sep: Holocene, Portland, OR, US12 Sep: Sunset Tavern, Seattle, WA, US13 Sep: The Bartlett, Spokane, WA, US14 Sep: Neurolux, Boise, ID, US18 Sep: Kung Fu Necktie, Philadelphia, PA US19 Sep: Berlin, … Read More

Fire at the Independent Label Market

Jonathan ClancyNews

Fire Records will be at the summer Independent Label Market on July 13th in London at Coal Drops Yard in King’s Cross. Come along and enjoy DJ sets & live music from 11am to 6.30pm. Jane Weaver will be signing her new album ‘Loops In The Secret Society‘ at 2pm at our stall. We will have a selected amount of archive releases, rarities, classics, test pressings and all our new releases … Read More

Kristin Hersh announces ‘Crooked’ reissue out Sept & London live date

Jenna JonesKristin Hersh, News

“She’s still as powerful a presence as she ever was.” Pitchfork“Her significant solo output has been remarkable”Drowned In Sound Live Date10th Nov: The Jazz Café, Camden, London UKw/ support from Fred Abong Following a special vinyl release for this year’s Record Store Day celebrating its tenth anniversary, ‘Crooked’ will be reissued on black vinyl and CD on 27thSeptember. ‘A figurehead for feminist indie rock’ (Classic Rock), Kristin Hersh achieved a music and publishing first when her … Read More

Giant Sand reveal first track from new LP out September & announce London live date 21st November

Jenna JonesNews

Limited edition pink and purple coloured vinyl / CD ‘A Hard Man To Get To Know’ audio: https://spoti.fi/2XDJ3Bi EU live dates09 Nov: Muziekgebouw, Eindhoven, Netherlands  10 Nov: Burgerweeshuis, Deventer, Netherlands11 Nov: Zonnehuis, Amsterdam, Netherlands13 Nov: Nosta, Opwijk, Belgium14 Nov: Kafe Antzokia, Bilbao, Spain15 Nov: Cafe Berlin, Madrid, Spain16 Nov: Loco Club, Valencia, Spain17 Nov: La Nau, Barcelona, Spain21 Nov: Under The Bridge, Fulham, London UK It’s 33 and a third years since … Read More

Fire Records at Soho Radio

LuciaNews, Vanishing Twin

Thanks to everyone that came to our Soho Radio Label Lodge last week! Here are some snaps of everyone that made our radio takeover possible: Stewart Lee, Michael Cumming, Vanishing Twin, Stephen Coates, Paul Haslinger and Dave Henderson! 📻You can find all the podcasts here:  www.sohoradiolondon.com/fire-records/ And of course a special mention to everyone from Soho Radio, Association of Independent Music and Jägermeister!

Virginia Wing drop new ‘Pale Burnt Lake’ EP

Jonathan ClancyNews, Virginia Wing

After three stunning albums that reminds us “of the astonishing things you can do with pop music” (The Quietus), Virginia Wing return with new limited-edition ‘Pale Burnt Lake’ EP and cassette ahead of their upcoming US summer tour. ‘Pale Burnt Lake’ is a collection of live interludes, abstract sketches, free form spoken word and improvised soundtrack. Using themes and motifs formed around making ‘Ecstatic Arrow’, Pale Burnt Lake is in equal parts soothing and … Read More

Virginia Wing announce US/CA summer tour

Jonathan ClancyEvents, News, Virginia Wing

Virginia Wing head to the US and Canada for the first time this summer since the album’s release. Virginia Wing is the musical collaboration of Alice Merida Richards and Sam Pillay, formed in 2012 and currently based in Manchester (UK). Acutely aware of the misguided perceptions when operating within the paradigm of a male-female electronic group, their music is a sprawling amalgamation of experimental pop songs with texture, depth and nuance; … Read More

Sebadoh announce UK/EU tour, reveal new video for ‘Sunshine’

Jonathan ClancyNews, Sebadoh

Sebadoh have shared their new single and video for ‘sunshine‘ taken from the upcoming album ‘Act Surprised‘ out May 24th. They have also announced their first EU/UK tour supporting the album, see dates below. Lou Barlow on new track ” ‘sunshine’ is about going inside. Giving up, for the moment, on finding answers in nature or social rituals. Going inside, where I feel safe, and finding strength in intimacy.” 2019 Tour … Read More

Welsh Band Islet Join Fire Records, Reveal New Track ‘Clouds’ & May Live Dates

AliceNews

The Return of  Listen to new track ‘Clouds’:  https://soundcloud.com/firerecords/islet-clouds Live dates 3 May Radnorshire Ales Microbrewery 4 May Machynlleth Comedy Festival 17 May Focus Wales, Wrexham 25 May Cardiff Psych and Noise Fest What you need to know: Remote Welsh outsiders, studying life via a refracting telescope, adept in the art of conjoining parts that don’t fit. A Powys trio whose free-spirited invention and exuberant intensity flows through experimental pop: … Read More

Virginia Wing reveal new ‘Pale Burnt Lake’ video & Southbank live date next week

Jenna JonesNews, Virginia Wing

‘Pale Burnt Lake’ video:  https://bit.ly/2UabiH6   On 2nd April Virginia Wing present “Further, Just Before” at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre. A collaborative performance with sound artist Rachael Finney, dancer Maria Malone and AV artist Sam Wiehl. The performance explores the both physical and the digital body, exploring themes surrounding gender, space, reality and perception. They’ll be joined by Deep throat Choir and Mich Cota. UK live dates 02 Apr: Queen Elizabeth Hall … Read More

Jane Weaver announces ‘Loops In The Secret Society’ out 21st June

Jonathan ClancyJane Weaver, News

When science fiction turns science fact the effect can be truly momentous. The state demands that no-one wants an unlicensed machine-hum from an outbuilding; no-one wants clever prose mapping the future, no-one wants “music” that is attention-seeking, soul-defining, beneficial, Biblical, baroque and beautiful. No-one told Jane Weaver that. Jane Weaver’s multi-layered synthetics evolved into a welcoming slew with 2014’s ‘The Silver Globe’, continuing through to 2017’s ‘Modern Kosmology’. “Motorik rhythms and ancient technology … Read More

Vanishing Twin announce ‘The Age Of Immunology’

Jonathan ClancyNews, Vanishing Twin

Vanishing Twin announce their new album and first for Fire Records, ‘The Age Of Immunology‘, out June 7th 2019. The Age Of Immunology – which is sung in all the primary languages of the band – is the soundtrack for those who still believe in the pluralist dream, where the other is embraced and learned from, not isolated and destroyed. Pre-order the LTD edition cream and black swirl picture disc, Rough … Read More

Sebadoh announce first studio album in six years ‘Act Surprised’ out 24th May

Jenna JonesNews, Sebadoh

Sebadoh announce first studio album in six years ‘Act Surprised’ out May 24 via Fire Records ‘celebrate the void’ video: https://youtu.be/TaAP3DJRADU ‘celebrate the void’ audio: https://fire-records.lnk.to/SebadohCTVPR White vinyl / CD/ DL Limited edition tri-colour vinyl – only 500 copies via Dinked Today, indie-rock pioneers Sebadoh announce their first new studio album in more than six years Act Surprised will be released on May 24th via Fire Records. The band release the official video for the album’s first single “celebrate the void” and also … Read More

The Chills announce 2019 US tour

LuciaEvents, News, The Chills

US Tour Dates: 19 Feb: The Bellhouse, NY, US 20 Feb: The Middle East, Boston, US 22 Feb: White Eagle Hall, Jersey City, US 23 Feb: Kung Fu Necktie, Philadelphia, US 24 Feb: The Black Cat, Washington, US 26 Feb: Outer Limits Lounge, Detroit, US 27 Feb: The Empty Bottle, Chicago, US 28 Feb: The Turf Club, Minneapolis, US 2 Mar: The Wayfarer, Costa Mesa, US 3 Mar: The Echo, … Read More

Fire Records BRITs Apprenticeship (applications open now)

jonnyNews

  We’re pleased to be taking parts in the BRITs apprenticeship scheme this year – we are advertising for a ‘Operations Assistant Apprentice’, the deadline for applications is 10th February 2019. The BRITs Apprentice Scheme is open to 18 years and over, and will give ten young people from the UK a unique, high quality, paid opportunity to work at a top independent record label or music company, learn about the recorded … Read More

Sea Change announce King Rocker preview + Earth Recordings special Bagpuss event

Jenna JonesFire Films, News

Sea Change announce King Rocker’s first preview, panel talk and The Nightingales live + Special Bagpuss Soundtrack event with Sandra Kerr and John Faulkner Our friends at Sea Change/The Drift Record Shop have announced a stunning line up for 2019. Following from last year, Fire Records continues it’s creative partnership with the festival to bring you an upfront preview of the King Rocker film (with Stewart Lee and Michael Cumming) and The Nightingales live, plus … Read More

Bardo Pond self-titled gets reissued on silver vinyl – out Jan 2019

Jenna JonesBardo Pond, News

Bardo Pond self-titled gets reissued on silver vinyl Out 18th January 2019 Bardo Pond – ‘Just Once’ audio: https://soundcloud.com/firerecords/bardo-pond-just-once 2LP / CD Around the time of the original release of Bardo Pond’s eponymous eighth studio album in 2010 The Quietus was digging a re-issue of the band’s debut album from 1995 and exclaiming: ”You would be totally within your rights to stand up and say that Bardo Pond weren’t as … Read More

Howe Gelb announces new album ‘Gathered’ out 8th March & reveals first track with M. Ward

Jenna JonesHowe Gelb, News

Howe Gelb announces new album ‘Gathered’ out 8th March + Reveals first track ‘A Thousand Kisses Deep’ featuring M. Ward  Limited edition Gold LP / LP / CD ‘A Thousand Kisses Deep ft. M. Ward’ audio: https://soundcloud.com/firerecords/howe-gelb-a-thousand-kisses-deep-feat-m-ward Featuring contributions from M. Ward, Anna Karina, Kira Skov, Pieta Brown, Talula Gelb, The Lost Brothers and JB Miejers  Photo credit: Christoph Voy “This is what we’ve gathered; A savored moment in Cordoba, Spain within the … Read More

The Chills announce 2019 US tour

Jonathan ClancyEvents, News, The Chills

US Tour Dates: 19 Feb: The Bellhouse, NY, US 20 Feb: The Middle East, Boston, US 22 Feb: White Eagle Hall, Jersey City, US 23 Feb: Kung Fu Necktie, Philadelphia, US 24 Feb: The Black Cat, Washington, US 26 Feb: Outer Limits Lounge, Detroit, US 27 Feb: The Empty Bottle, Chicago, US 28 Feb: The Turf Club, Minneapolis, US 2 Mar: The Wayfarer, Costa Mesa, US 3 Mar: The Echo, … Read More

Kristin Hersh Announces ‘Live And Loud’ Tour 2018/19

Jenna JonesEvents, Kristin Hersh, News

KRISTIN HERSH Announces “LIVE AND LOUD” Tour 2018/19 & ‘Possible Dust Clouds’ Out 5th Oct Link to share ‘LAX’: https://fire-records.lnk.to/KHLAXKM Kristin Hersh will be touring the UK in Spring 2019 with Rob Ahlers (50 Foot Wave) on drums and Fred Abong (Throwing Muses, Belly) on bass. 2018 ALBUM LAUNCH 25th Oct: Rough Trade East, London, UK 30th Oct: Rough Trade NYC, US “LIVE AND LOUD” TOUR 2019 9th Feb: Minifestival de … Read More

Rats On Rafts Japan live dates with Franz Ferdinand next week

Jenna JonesEvents, News, Rats On Rafts

Rats On Rafts reveal new track ‘Meggy’(Rats On Rafts Version) + Japan live dates with Franz Ferdinand begins next week Rats On Rafts – Meggy (Rats On Rafts version) https://soundcloud.com/firerecords/rats-on-rafts-meggy “A barbed, entrancing slice of post-punk” Clash Live Dates 27 Nov: Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan w/ Franz Ferdinand 28 Nov: Osaka Zepp Bayside, Osaka, Japan w/ Franz Ferdinand 30 Nov: SuperDeluxe, Tokyo, Japan “Meggy being the one song we still play live … Read More

Half Japanese announce new album ‘Invincible’ out 22nd February 2019

Jenna JonesHalf Japanese, News

Half Japanese Announce new album ‘Invincible’ Out 22nd February 2019 + Reveal first track and video Limited edition split black & white LP / CD /DL ‘Swept Away’ audio and video: https://soundcloud.com/firerecords/half-japanese-swept-away https://youtu.be/GFIoQkdV8OI Puppet people, vampires and the walking dead frequent the world of Jad Fair’s songwriting – outside of those interruptions he’s besotted. Maybe even in love. He feels invincible and as the closing instrumental cut ‘Indestructible’ floats off … Read More

Josephine Foster’s ‘Faithful Fairy Harmony’ is out today!

Jonathan ClancyJosephine Foster, News

Josephine Foster’s stunning new album, Faithful Fairy Harmony, is out today on deluxe clear 2xLP / CD / Digital. Order and stream the record HERE. “A dreamily unique talent” The Guardian ★★★★ Guardian music ★★★★ Uncut Magazine ★★★★ Record Collector Magazine ★★★★ Norman Records ★★★★ AllMusic “Sounding like old folk standards that have become gently warped in their journey from the past to the present.” The A.V. Club Josephine raises a stained-glass lamp and shepherds us spelunking … Read More

Orchestra Of Spheres Reveal New Video & New Album ‘Mirror’ Out 2nd November

Jenna JonesNews, Orchestra of Spheres

Orchestra Of Spheres Reveal New ‘Āta’ Video  & New Album ‘Mirror’ Out 2nd November Double LP black & clear vinyl / Foil CD / DL ‘Āta’ video: https://youtu.be/OmNXq4KSk0E ‘Āta’ audio: https://soundcloud.com/firerecords/orchestra-of-spheres-ata Video created by Orchestra of Spheres, Dan Harris and Nathan Taare. This video tells the life story of Āta. Born from a magical pyramid, Āta the blob struts the streets of Wellington, repulsing pedestrians along the way. In an attempt to blend in with the crowd, … Read More

Josephine Foster Announces New Album ‘Faithful Fairy Harmony’ out 16th November

AliceJosephine Foster, News

Josephine Foster Announces New Album ‘Faithful Fairy Harmony’ out 16th November + Reveals First Track ‘Shepherd Moon Of Starry Height’ Clear 2LP/CD/DL Josephine Foster ‘Sheperd Moon Of Starry Height’ audio: https://soundcloud.com/firerecords/josephine-foster-shepherd-moon-of-starry-height UK premiere on The Wire French premiere on Magic RPM German premiere on Byte FM Italian premiere on SentireAscoltare Spanish premiere on MondoSonoro Faith and Fate, Destiny and Devotion, Dark Nights and Dazed Illuminations. Josephine raises a stained-glass lamp … Read More

Fire Records announces The Groundhogs ‘Blues Obituary’ 50th anniversary reissue

Jenna JonesNews, The Groundhogs

The Groundhogs ‘Blues Obituary’ 50th Anniversary Reissue Out 12th October 2018 Die cut sleeve limited edition blue LP / CD with liner notes   It’s an everyday story of love, loss and moving on, punctuated by a trip to the cemetery, a bloke with smelly feet who was just too big for his own coffin and the introduction of some Indian drums that signalled a long, spiralling journey to somewhere … Read More

Virginia Wing announce UK Oct tour & Sea Change festival next month

Jenna JonesNews, Virginia Wing

Virginia Wing announce UK ‘Ecstatic Arrow’ October tour &  Sea Change festival next month  “Eschewing protest language and the depressing status quo to conjure a vision of feminist utopia” Pitchfork Live Dates 25 Aug : Sea Change Festival, Totnes, UK 1st Oct: The Jericho Tavern, Oxford, UK 2nd Oct: Rough Trade, Bristol, UK 3rd Oct: The Green Store Door, Brighton, UK 4th Oct: Hare & Hounds, Birmingham, UK 6th Oct: … Read More

Kristin Hersh’s “Possible Dust Clouds” out on October 5

Jonathan ClancyKristin Hersh, News

Kristin Hersh’s first album for Fire Records ‘Possible Dust Clouds’ is out October 5th, 2018. A highly personalised sociopathic gem delivered as a futuristic rewriting of how music works, a melodious breeze with a tail wind of venomous din. ‘Possible Dust Clouds’ is a glorious return to form for one of alternative rock’s true innovators. Pre-Order (Limited Silver Vinyl, Standard Vinyl, CD): http://bit.ly/possibledustclouds, or check out over at our bandcamp.

Fire Soundtracks & Lakeshore Records announce Black Mirror ‘Arkangel’ Original Score

Jenna JonesBlack Mirror, News

Fire Soundtracks & Lakeshore Records Announce Black Mirror ‘Arkangel’ Original Music from Mark Isham Out 12th October Yellow coloured vinyl / black vinyl / CD Listen via Spotify https://spoti.fi/2NXpe06 Charlie Brooker doesn’t sleep so well at night. His four Black Mirror series wallow in psychological dystopia, satirical irrationality and pure everyday angst; He can’t look at his mobile. His computer has the camera blocked out. He never watches TV. The future … Read More

Pictish Trail Reveals White Poppy Remix, Live Dates Begin This Week & Deluxe ‘Future Echoes’ Out July 13

Jenna JonesNews

Pictish Trail reveals new version of ‘Until Now’ remixed by White Poppy, Summer live dates begin this week + ‘Future Echoes‘ deluxe edition on 2LP cosmic vinyl out this week Pictish Trail ‘Until Now’ (White Poppy Remix) audio link: https://soundcloud.com/firerecords/pictish-trail-until-now-white-poppy-remix Live Dates: 14 Jul: Tae Sup Wi Afifer, Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy, Scotland 20 Jul: Monorail, Glasgow, Scotland w/ Firestations 21 Jul: The Folk Forest Festival, Sheffield, UK 22 Jul: Deer Shed Festival, … Read More

The Chills ‘Snow Bound’ drops Sept 14

Jonathan ClancyNews, The Chills

The Chills’ ever-present songwriter Martin Phillipps has a check list. 1. Establish band as much-loved New Zealand legends. Check. 2. Release the greatest summer single ever in the shape of ‘Heavenly Pop Hit’. Check. 3. Go on lengthy 19-year sabbatical out of the public eye. Check. 4. Return to recording and cock a weary eye at politics, the environment and other social issues with an infectious earworm in mind. Check. … Read More

Hater’s ‘Siesta’ out September 28

James NichollsHater, News

We’re beyond proud to announce that Hater’s excellent LP Siesta will be released on September 28, on glorious double yellow vinyl. Resolute in their sound, Siesta is the perfect soundtrack for that summer romance and the inevitable break up. Heartbreak has never sounded so sweet! Check out two whimsical, bittersweet tracks – ‘It’s So Easy’ and ‘I Wish I Gave You More Time Because I Love You’ – over at Clash. … Read More

Virginia Wing Are 6Music’s Album Of The Day!

Jenna JonesNews, Virginia Wing

Virginia Wing’s career defining new album ‘Ecstatic Arrow’ is 6music’s Album Of The Day! https://www.bbc.co.uk/6music/playlist ★★★★½ Loud & Quiet ★★★★ Guardian ★★★★ Q ★★★★ Uncut ★★★★ Mojo ★★★★ Clash ★★★★★ NARC ★★★★ Buzz ★★★★½ Norman ★★★★½ Vinyl District Catch them live in October or if you can’t wait until then.. they also play this year’s Sea Change Festival in August. Live Dates: 24-25 Aug : Sea change Festival , Totnes, … Read More

Virginia Wing’s new album ‘Ecstatic Arrow’ out today

Jenna JonesNews, Virginia Wing

  Out Now! Virginia Wing’s career defining, critically acclaimed, third album ‘Ecstatic Arrow’. ★★★★½ Loud & Quiet ★★★★ Guardian ★★★★ Q ★★★★ Uncut ★★★★ Mojo ★★★★ Clash ★★★★★ NARC ★★★★ Buzz ★★★★½ Norman ★★★★½ Vinyl District Buy Now: http://bit.ly/ecstaticarrow

Pictish Trail’s 12″ ‘Who’s Comin’ In?’ is out today!

James NichollsNews, Pictish Trail

Pictish Trail‘s 12″ ‘Who’s Comin’ In?’ is out today! Taken from ‘Future Echoes’ and remixed by Joe Goddard (Hot Chip, The 2 Bears) and by Tunnelz (aka KT Tunstall). Here blissed out celestial tones stretch this gorgeous track into an eight-minute dance floor banger that has a ‘trip-hop subtleness bridged with a Caribou feel’ (Clash). Get yor copy now: http://bit.ly/pictishtrail

Virginia Wing announce new October UK live dates and premiere new video at The Quietus

James NichollsNews, Virginia Wing

Virginia Wing announce new October UK live dates and premiere new video for ‘The Second Shift’ over at The Quietus now: http://thequietus.com/…/24652-virginia-wing-the-second-shift Directed by Oscar Foster-Kane the video “seeks to represent the roles of both the surveyor and the surveyed that exist within female identities; An observance of others versus a continual self-scrutiny on behalf of the observer. It’s not possible to dance like nobody’s watching, because someone always is.” Pre-order new album ‘Ecstatic … Read More

Jane Weaver Solo Tour ‘LOOPS IN THE SECRET SOCIETY’

James NichollsEvents, Jane Weaver, News

Introducing… ‘LOOPS IN THE SECRET SOCIETY’, a new solo live performance. Cyclic variations of Modern Kosmology and The Silver Globe. Audio/visual zoetropes performed by Jane Weaver. On tour in October & November. Tickets on-sale at 9am on Friday at: www.janeweavermusic.com/live

Happy release day Modern Studies!

James NichollsModern Studies, News

‘Sit up and take note Modern Studies are setting the standards for intelligent pop in 2018’… Record Collector Magazine ‘Welcome Strangers’ is the new Modern Studies album out today. Happy release day! If you missed it , have a look at their 2nd single video ‘Disco’ here Catch them live: 25 May: HappinessHotel, Leith, UK 27 May: Cafe Kino, Bristol, UK 28 May: The Lexington, London, UK 29 May: Mediterranéa, Stirling, UK 30 May: The Blue Lamp, Aberdeen, Scotland … Read More

‘Disco’ is out digitally today!

James NichollsModern Studies, News

‘Disco’ is out digitally today! Listen to it on streaming platforms and have another look at the video here : ‘Welcome Strangers’ Modern Studies new album is out in one week http://www.firerecords.com/product/modern-studies-welcome-strangers/

Modern Studies ‘Welcome Strangers’ Tour 2018

James NichollsModern Studies, News

Modern Studies will be on the road to launch their new album ‘Welcome Strangers’ out May 18th! Catch them live near you from May 25th and pre order here : http://www.firerecords.com/product/modern-studies-welcome-strangers/   ★★★★ Mojo ★★★★ Uncut ★★★★ Record Collector Live dates 25 May: Happiness Hotel, Leith, UK 27 May: Cafe Kino, Bristol, UK 28 May: London Album Launch / The Lexington with Lomond CampbellThe Lexingtoni, London, UK 29 May: Mediterranea, Stirling, UK … Read More

Giant Sand ‘Returns To Valley Of Rain’ Out 10th August!

James NichollsGiant Sand, News

Valley of Rain was Tucson’s Giant Sand’s debut album recorded in 1983, and eventually released by 1985. It included Howe Gelb on vocals, guitar and Winston Watson on drums for most of it, Tommy Larkins on drums for some of it and Scott Garber on fretless bass for all of it. At the time of the recording, Howe was unacquainted with the possibilities of tube (valve) amps and had recorded … Read More

Vote for Virginia Wing’s song ‘The Second Shift’ to be on Amazing Radio !

James NichollsNews, Virginia Wing

Good news, Virginia Wing song ‘The Second Shift’ is up for the Audition vote tonight on Amazing Radio! The poll will open when the show begins at 7pm and closes at midnight on Sunday 29th April. The song that receives the most votes will make it straight onto the Amazing Radio playlist. Please vote here : https://amazingradio.com/shows/audition/poll

Virginia Wing playing at The Great Escape 2018 Festival!

James NichollsEvents, News, Virginia Wing

  Virginia Wing will join the BBC Radio 6 Music stage at this year’s The Great Escape 2018 Festival! Go catch them live in Brighton! http://greatescapefestival.com/artists/virginia-wing/ Listen again to the interview with Tom Ravenscroft while it’s still up here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09wx3c9 Pre order the new album ‘Ecstatic Arrow’ out June 8th : https://virginiawingmusic.bandcamp.com/album/ecstatic-arrow

New video for Pictish Trail ‘Who’s Comin’ In?’ Joe Goddard remix!

James NichollsNews, Pictish Trail

  Today Pictish Trail reveals brand new video of distorted delights from acclaimed video artist Dan Tombs who’s live projections and visuals have adorned the electronic world for the likes of Jon Hopkins, Blanck Mass, Luke Abbott, Factory Floor, and now ‘Who’s Comin’ In?’ remixed by Joe Goddard! Live Dates: 21 Apr: Record Store Day (solo gig), Rough Trade West , London, UK 21 Apr: Record Store Day (solo gig), Amersham Arms, London, UK 14 Jul: Tae … Read More

‘A Tribute To La Monte Young’ by ‘Infinite Music’ released on Magenta Vinyl on 15th June 2018!

James NichollsInfinite Music, News

Spacemen 3s Sonic Boom makes a return to Fire Records with ‘A Tribute To La Monte Young’ by ‘Infinite Music’. Released on Magenta Vinyl, housed in a reflective metallic sleeve, this limited edition release is out on 15th June 2018 and available to preorder now: https://infinite-music.bandcamp.com/ Infinite Music is a black magic collaboration between Spacemen 3’s Sonic Boom, ZOMBIE ZOMBIE’s Etienne Jaumet and Celine Wadier, a master of Indian Dhrupad singing and … Read More

A lot of love for Virginia Wing’s new album ‘Ecstatic Arrow’!

James NichollsNews, Virginia Wing

“Genuinely transcendent” in The Guardian’s Best Music Of The Month: https://www.theguardian.com/…/the-months-best-music-april-m… Hear new track ‘Eight Hours Don’t Make A Day’ yesterday as part of BBC Radio 6 Music Lauren Laverne‘s ‘Headphones Moment’ following its first play and interview with Tom Ravenscroft on Good Friday. Listen again here:http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09wypf5

Exclusive Pictish Trail 12″ ‘Who’s Comin’ In’ remix single coming out soon!

James NichollsNews, Pictish Trail

Taken from ‘Future Echoes’, ‘Who’s Comin’ In’ gets remixed by Joe Goddard(Hot Chip, The 2 Bears), celestial tones stretch this gorgeous track into an eight-minute dance floor banger that has a ‘trip-hop subtleness bridged with a Caribou feel’ (Clash Magazine). 12” also includes Tunnelz (aka KT Tunstall) remix! Pre order it here :  https://pictishtrail.bandcamp.com/album/whos-comin-in In the meantime, you can listen to it over and over right here: Spotify: http://bit.ly/whoscominin Apple Music: http://bit.ly/whoscomininnow Amazon.com:  https://amzn.to/2q2XT1r

Modern Studies new video now streaming on Vevo!

James NichollsModern Studies, News

Huge thank you to Folk Radio UK , Rumore and Vevo for streaming Modern Studies new video! You can catch them live next week in London, supporting Death And Vanilla at The Shacklewell Arms or elsewhere in UK and Scotland! Live dates below http://www.folkradio.co.uk/…/video-premiere-modern-studies…/ https://rumoremag.com/…/guarda-in-anteprima-il-video-di-mu…/ UK Tour Dates 6th April: Death and Vanilla & Modern Studiesl Shacklewell Arms, London 25th May: Happiness Hotel, Leith, UK 28th May: The Lexington, London, UK 30th May: The Blue Lamp, Aberdeen, Scotland 31st May: The Glad Cafe, Glasgow, Scotland 1st … Read More

Happy release day to the Jazz Butcher ‘The Violent Years’ CD Book

James NichollsNews, The Jazz Butcher

Not too late to buy your copy of this expansive book-styled package of the first four albums from The Jazz Butcher’s early Creation Records’ years – 1988-1991. Featuring the much praised ‘Fishcotheque’, ‘Big Planet, Scarey Planet’, ‘Cult Of The Basement’ and ‘Condition Blue”. A sonic journey that takes The Jazz Butcher from a Weather Prophets-propelled rock ‘n’ roll visionary through to a lean jazz-tinged pop exponent. Underlining the clever lyrics, witticisms, … Read More

New Virginia Wing record ‘Ecstatic Arrow ‘ set for release on June 8th

James NichollsNews, Virginia Wing

New Virginia Wing record ‘Ecstatic Arrow ‘ set for release on June 8th. First single ”The Second Shift’ premiering over at The Quietus now ..’ The single is carried along as ever by Alice Merida Richards’ vocals sitting alongside a collection of brass instruments and synths’ . The duo also join the lineup for this year’s Sea Change festival, can’t wait ‘til August then catch them live with Hookworms this month! First listen here: http://thequietus.com/…/24183-virginia-wing-new-track-listen Pre-order at Bandcamp now: … Read More

Pictish Trail Releases Deluxe Edition ‘Future Echoes’ Out for Record Store Day 2018

James NichollsNews, Pictish Trail

Pictish Trail Releases Deluxe Edition ‘Future Echoes’ Out Record Store Day April 21st 2018 2LP cosmic vinyl. Featuring second disc of unreleased remixes and live material “One of the country’s most intriguing musicians.” Arts Desk It’s time for “Mysterious cinematic pop melancholia.” The Guardian So the legend goes, Johnny Lynch – the spark that ignites Pictish Trail – is something of a sonic hermit who has spent large parts of the past … Read More

Tangerine Dream’s classic soundtrack ‘Miracle Mile’ remastered and reissued for Record Store Day 2018

James NichollsFire Soundtracks, News, Tangerine Dream

Tangerine Dream’s classic soundtrack to cult film ‘Miracle Mile’. Remastered and Reissued on limited Explosive Orange Marble LP for Record Store Day 2018 (April 21st). An evocative and pulsing 40 minutes plus of vintage hi-gloss Tangerine Dream created for the cult American apocalyptic thriller Miracle Mile. Split into 11 tense pieces, a synth powered treasure that’s never previously been available on vinyl. Its motorik drive and spacious orchestral melody lines … Read More

Bark Psychosis’ second studio album ‘///Codename: Dustsucker’ reissued on Deluxe Gatefold Double LP

James NichollsBark Psychosis, News

Following the reissue of ‘Hex’ in late 2017, Fire Records reissue Bark Psychosis’ second studio album ‘///Codename: Dustsucker’ on Deluxe Gatefold Double LP. Pre order here: http://www.firerecords.com/…/bark-psychosis-codename-dusts…/ Arriving ten years after the band disbanded, the long-awaited and criminally overlooked follow up brings with it an evolution of their sound. Their experimentations are layered with blissed out electronics, shoegaze, post-rock and jazz are still at its fore as are Sutton’s crystalline vocals. … Read More

Happy Lady Bird Day, Soundtrack out today on vinyl!

James NichollsFire Soundtracks, News

Happy Lady Bird Day! Enjoy the beautiful soundtrack out today on vinyl. Order here : https://firesoundtracks.bandcamp.com/…/jon-brion-lady-bird-… Next weekend are the Oscars, so stay tuned – Lady Bird for President! In the meantime, sneaky preview of Greta Gerwig swooning over the wonderful Jon Brion ahead of her Soundtracking podcast interview with Edith Bowman later this week Listen here: http://www.edithbowman.com/

Modern Studies Announce New Album ‘Welcome Strangers’ Out May 18th

Jenna JonesModern Studies, News

Modern Studies announce new album ‘Welcome Strangers’ out May 18th and Reveal first track ‘Mud and Flame’ ‘Welcome Strangers’ is the second record by feral pop outliers Modern Studies. Elegiac and haunted, life-giving and triumphant, this beguiling return digs deep into landscapes both real and imagined, internal and external, in a work that might perhaps best be described as “kosmiche choral” or, if we’re pushing it “arts-und-crafts-werk”. Or, put simply, … Read More

Happy release day to Greta Gerwig’s masterpiece Lady Bird!

James NichollsFire Soundtracks, News

Happy release day to Greta Gerwig’s masterpiece Lady Bird! Catch it at the cinema now and enjoy the beautiful soundtrack by Jon Brion! Still available for pre order, releasing next friday! https://firesoundtracks.bandcamp.com/merch/jon-brion-lady-bird-limited-edition-white-vinyl-lp https://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/jon-brion-lady-bird-original-motion-picture-soundtrack/

New Jane Weaver ‘The Lightning Back’ SEX SWING Remix now streaming!

James NichollsJane Weaver, News

New Jane Weaver ‘The Lightning Back’ SEX SWING Remix now streaming! Catch her on the road with Belle and Sebastian in Europe from tomorrow! 🇪🇦️ MondoSonoro http://www.mondosonoro.com/…/estrenamos-remix-sex-swing-ja…/ Rumore http://rumoremag.com/…/anteprima-jane-weaver-the-lightning…/ 🇸🇪️Hymn http://hymn.se/…/premiar-jane-weaver-the-lightning-back-se…/ 🇫🇷️Addict Culture https://addict-culture.com/jane-weaver-the-lightning-back-sex-swing/  Byte FM https://www.byte.fm/blog/redaktion/songpremiere-neuer-remix-von-jane-weavers-lightning-back-76602/️ 🇬🇧️ The Quietus http://thequietus.com/articles/24044-jane-weaver-sex-swing-remix   Live dates with Belle and Sebastian 16 Feb Muffathalle, Munich, Germany 17 Feb Admiralspalast Berlin , Germany 18 Feb Batschkapp Frankfurt Germany 19 Feb: Carré Amsterdam, Netherlands 21 Feb: DK Studio 1, Copenhagen, Denmark 22 Feb: Munchen Brewery, Stockholm, … Read More

Happy Valentine’s Day Folks!

James NichollsFire Soundtracks, News

 Happy Valentine’s Day Folks!  Jon Brion’s Lady Bird Soundtrack is the ideal playlist for today so listen again to hear Greta Gerwig talking about it with Lauren Laverne this morning http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0 and pre order your copy here ! https://firesoundtracks.bandcamp.com/merch/jon-brion-lady-bird-limited-edition-white-vinyl-lp

Death And Vanilla will play an exclusive London show on the 6th of April 2018 !

James NichollsDeath And Vanilla, Events, News

Death And Vanilla will play an exclusive London show on the 6th of April 2018 at The Shacklewell Arms ! Grab your tickets here  https://app.dice.fm/event/927dd-death-and-vanilla-6th-apr-the-shacklewell-arms-london-tickets and tune in to Gideon Coe‘s show from yesterday on BBC Radio 6 Music to listen to ‘Labyrinthe’ ! http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09q3ktp

Limited edition new Jane Weaver​ 7″ ‘The Lightning Back’ ft. exclusive remix by SEX SWING​ out April 6th!

James NichollsJane Weaver, News

Indie store exclusive: Limited edition new Jane Weaver​ 7″ ‘The Lightning Back’ from her acclaimed ‘Modern Kosmology’ ft. exclusive remix by SEX SWING​ out April 6th. Catch Jane on the road across Europe with Belle and Sebastian this month and through April with PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING​ Pre-order here: http://smarturl.it/weaver_lightning Live Dates: 16 Feb: Muffathalle, Munich, Germany w/ Belle & Sebastian 17 Feb: Admiralspalast Berlin Germany w/ Belle & Sebastian 18 Feb: Batschkapp Frankfurt Germany w/ Belle & Sebastian 19 Feb: Carre, … Read More

Pre-order Pere Ubu box set series ‘Les Haricots Sont Pas Salés 1987-1991’ out 6th April!

James NichollsNews, Pere Ubu

From today you can pre-order the fourth part in our Pere Ubu (Official)box set series ‘Les Haricots Sont Pas Salés 1987-1991’ out 6th April. 4LP box includes ‘The Tenement Year’, ‘Cloudland’, ‘Worlds In Collison’ and ‘The Lost Album’ along with poster. EU live dates: 22nd May: Switzerland, Zürich, Rote Fabrik 23rd May: Switzerland, Fribourg, Fri-Son 24th May: Germany, Heidelberg, Karlstorbahnhof 25th May: Germany, Nürnberg, Künstlerhaus 26th May: Austria, Vienna, Schauspielhaus 28th May: Germany, Berlin, Frannz Club … Read More

Out today: new live score from Death And Vanilla of Roman Polanski’s ‘The Tenant’

James NichollsDeath And Vanilla, News

Out today: new live score from Death And Vanilla of Roman Polanski’s ‘The Tenant’ on magenta vinyl. Catch them live at the Folkestone Quarterhouseon April 7th. “An ominous and beautiful companion to the band’s 2013 soundtrack to Carl Dreyer’s Vampyr” Clash Magazine “The results are haunted and haunting.. as in so creepy you’ll keep glancing over your shoulder. Somewhere between Angelo Badalamenti & krautrock” Prog “Firmly established in the contemporary retro-futurist camp. The tension in … Read More

Out today: Bardo Pond unleash glorious new album ‘Volume 8’.

James NichollsBardo Pond, News

Bardo Pond unleash glorious new album ‘Volume 8’ on  Limited Purple Vinyl/ Black Vinyl and CD. “A condensed and heightened take on the Bardo Pond group-mind.. it’s often breathtaking” Uncut Magazine “They churn and drone their way through epic tracks.. it’s excellent behaviour” Q Magazine Order now: http://www.firerecords.com/bardo-pond/

Hookworms share new track ‘Each Time We Pass’, featuring Virginia Wing’s Alice Merida Richards

James NichollsNews, Virginia Wing

Head over to Pitchfork today where you can hear Virginia Wing’s Alice Merida Richards on the latest Hookworms track! https://pitchfork.com/reviews/tracks/each-time-we-pass/ “A duet with Hookworms’ MJ and Alice Merida Richards, “Each Time We Pass” grapples with romantic mistakes.. consumed by loneliness, they offer a gorgeous shift in perspective.” Official ‘Each Time We Pass’ video: Virginia Wing Tour Dates 02 Feb: The Quarterhouse, Folkestone, UK w/ Hookworms 03 Feb: Paradiso Noord, Amsterdam, … Read More

New Pictish Trail ‘Who’s Coming In’ remix from Joe Goddard now streaming!

James NichollsNews, Pictish Trail

Lovely new Pictish Trail ‘Who’s Coming In’ remix from Joe Goddard now streaming! Catch them on the road with Belle and Sebastian from this week across Europe then with British Sea Power in Glasgow. Huge thanks to Les Inrockuptibles, Mondo Sonoro and ROCKERILLAfor sharing the track, you can listen now via the link below.  Mondo Sonoro: http://www.mondosonoro.com/…/estreno-remix-joe-goddard-pic…/  ROCKERILLA: http://www.rockerilla.com/pictish-trail-anteprima/ Live Dates 05 Feb: De Roma, Antwerp, Belgium w/ Belle & Sebastian 06 Feb: La Laiterie, Strasbourg, France w/ Belle & Sebastian 07 Feb: Salle Pleyel, … Read More

Virginia Wing Announce New Album ‘Ecstatic Arrow’ Out June 2018

James NichollsNews, Virginia Wing

Virginia Wing‘s new Album ‘Ecstatic Arrow’ will be out in June 2018! This week Virginia Wing head out on the road with Hookworms across the UK and Europe. Virginia Wing Live Dates 02 Feb: The Quarterhouse, Folkestone, UK w/ Hookworms 03 Feb: Paradiso Noord, Amsterdam, Netherlands w/ Hookworms 04 Feb: Rotondes, Luxembourg, Luxembourg w/ Hookworms 05 Feb: Privatclub, Berlin, Germany w/ Hookworms 06 Feb: Nest, Gent, Belgium w/ Hookworms 07 … Read More

Lady Bird Receives 5 Oscar Nominations!

James NichollsFire Soundtracks, News

Lady Bird receives 5 Oscar nominations for: Best Picture Best Actress Best Supporting Actress Best Original Screenplay Best Director Pre-order Jon Brion’s soundtrack now on Limited Edition white vinyl: www.smarturl.it/ladybird-white-lp Standard black vinyl also available here

JOB ALERT: Fire Records Seeks Warehouse / Sales & Distribution Assistant

James NichollsNews

Warehouse / Sales & Distribution Assistant – Fire Records, London.  Contact: sarah@firerecords.com Fire Records is seeking an enthusiastic and hard-working entry level warehouse and sales assistant to maintain the smooth running of the warehouse, maintain and build relationships with distributers and customers, prepare stock for tours and events and assist in the increasing of sales.  This is a starting position with room to grow and impress in other areas. The successful applicant … Read More

Virginia Wing Support Hookworms on Upcoming EU/UK Tour

James NichollsEvents, News, Virginia Wing

Virginia Wing support Hookworms on their upcoming EU/UK tour! Full dates below. 02 Feb: Folkestone Quarterhouse, Folkestone, UK 03 Feb: Paradiso Noord – Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam, Netherlands 04 Feb: Rotondes, Luxembourg, Luxembourg 05 Feb: PRIVATCLUB Berlin, Berlin, Germany  06 Feb: NEST, Gent, Belgium 07 Feb: Point Éphémère, Paris, France 23 Feb: Invisible Wind Factory, Liverpool, UK 24 Feb: Patterns, Brighton, UK 03 Mar: Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, UK 04 Mar: The Hare & Hounds, Birmingham, UK 09 Mar: The White Hotel, Manchester, UK 17 … Read More

Lady Bird Nominated for 3 Bafta Awards

James NichollsFire Soundtracks, News

Lady Bird has been nominated for 3 BAFTA awards: Best Actress in a Leading Role Best Actress in a Supporting Role Best Original Screenplay Pre-order the LP now on Limited Edition white vinyl: www.smarturl.it/ladybird-white-lp Standard black vinyl also available here  

Jane Weaver Announced to Support Public Service Broadcasting this April

James NichollsEvents, Jane Weaver, News

Jane Weaver supports Public Service Broadcasting this April at the below shows. 05 Apr: New Theatre, Oxford, UK w / Public Service Broadcasting 06 Apr: O2 Academy, Bournemouth, UK 07 Apr: The Dome, Brighton, UK 08 Apr: Margate Winter Gardens, Margate, UK 10 Apr: Corn Exchange, Cambridge, UK 11 Apr: Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, Wales 12 Apr: Olympia, Liverpool, UK 13 Apr: De Montfort Hall, Leicester, UK 14 Apr: Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland 16 Apr: The Empire, Middlesbrough, UK 17 Apr: O2 Academy, Sheffield, … Read More

Fire Soundtracks to Release Lady Bird Soundtrack + Film Wins 2 Golden Globe Awards

James NichollsFire Soundtracks, News

Fire Soundtracks & Lakeshore Records Announce ‘Lady Bird’  Original Score by Jon Brion Out 23rd February 2018 on Limited edition white LP / LP / CD Read the 7.3 review on Pitchfork here Listen to the  soundtrack on Spotify here Pre-order here Winner of two Golden Globe Awards for ‘Best Motion Picture’ & ‘Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture’. Winner of Best Director from the National Board Of Review, actor-turned-director Greta Gerwig’s incredible … Read More

Jane Weaver + Pictish Trail Support Belle & Sebastian in Europe 2018

James NichollsEvents, Jane Weaver, News, Pictish Trail

🔥Not one but TWO Fire artists are have been announced to support Belle and Sebastian on their 2018 European tour. Pictish Trail plays Antwerp on 5th through to Bologna on 14th February, then Jane Weaver plays Munich on 16th through to Gothenburg on 24th February! Full dates below for both bands  Pictish Trail 05 Feb: De Roma, Antwerp, Belgium 06 Feb: La Laiterie, Strasbourg, France  07 Feb: Salle Pleyel, Paris, France 09 Feb: Stereolux, Nantes, France 11 Feb: Rockhal, Luxembourg 12 … Read More

Jane Weaver Performs Live at The Quay Sessions – BBC Radio Scotland

James NichollsEvents, Jane Weaver, News

Incredible live Quay Session at BBC Radio Scotland from Jane Weaverlast night! Watch a live performance of ‘The Architect’ below. The the full episode is broadcast tonight from 9pm here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09j2y3l Watch ‘The Architect’ performed live here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05r3wzc

The Jazz Butcher ‘The Violent Years’

James NichollsNews, The Jazz Butcher

Following the Jazz Butcher ‘The Wasted Years’ 4 x CD box set comes ‘The Violent Years 1988-1991′ featuring four seminal albums – ‘Fishcotheque’, ‘Big Planet, Scarey Planet’, ‘Cult Of The Basement’ and ‘Condition Blue’ – out 9th March 2018. Catch the Butcher live on 1st March at the The 100 Club in London. Tickets here: http://bit.ly/2o3Tldw Pre-order ‘The Violent Years’ here: www.thejazzbutcher.bandcamp.com/album/the-violent-years

Goldflakepaint Premiere Pictish Trail’s ‘Lionhead’ Acoustic

James NichollsNews, Pictish Trail

GoldFlakePaint premiere Pictish Trail‘s acoustic version of ‘Lionhead’  Read up on what frontman Johnny Lynch has to say about the track below! Pictish Trail are currently on tour throughout the UK, full dates here: 24 Nov: The Studio Hartlepool, UK 25 Nov: Alternative Peers’ Ball, Assembly Rooms Edinburgh, Scotland 28 Nov: The Greystones, Sheffield , UK 29 Nov: The Cellar [Oxford], UK 30 Nov: O2 Ritz Manchester UK (w/ Jane Weaver) 01 Dec: The Hall, Lancaster, UK 02 Dec: London Fields … Read More

The Lemonheads Tour Australia in 2018

James NichollsEvents, Lemonheads, News

The Lemonheads are heading to Australia in 2018! Full dates here: 1st March – Taronga Zoo Sydney 2nd March – Rad Bar, Wollongong 7th March – Corner Hotel, Melbourne 8th March – The Gov, Adelaide