Jane Weaver Live In Session for Lauren Laverne

James NichollsJane Weaver, News, Radio

Listen back to Jane Weaver‘s session for Lauren Laverne on BBC Radio 6 Music to hear live versions of ‘Did You See Butterflies?’ and ‘The Lightning Back’! Both tracks are taken from the new album ‘Modern Kosmology’ available to purchase on LP/CD/DL here: http://www.firerecords.com/janeweaverstore/

Jane Weaver Marc Riley Session + Steve Lamacq Roundtable!

James NichollsJane Weaver, News, Radio

Marc Riley Jane performed a stunning live session for Mark Riley yesterday evening! She played: ‘Did You See Butterflies?’, ‘Slow Motion’ and ‘Modern Kosmology’. Session photo attached and listen again link is here. The session received a fantastic reaction from listeners! Gideon Coe Gideon also played out session track ‘H>A>K’. Full tracklisting and listen again link is here. Steve Lamacq’s Roundtable ‘Modern Kosmology’ was the featured album on yesterday’s Roundtable … Read More

Las Kellies ‘Sugar Beat’ Added to BBC Radio 6 Music Playlist!

James NichollsLas Kellies, News, Radio

Las Kellies ‘Sugar Beat’, taken from their latest album ‘Friends And Lovers’ has been added to the official BBC Radio 6 Music C-List this week! Prepare to be hearing a lot more from this Argentinian trio in the coming months. They showcase at Austin’s SXSW festival in March. See the playlist here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/6music/playlist Listen to ‘Sugar Beat’ below  

Noveller ‘Trails And Trials’ + Virginia Wing ‘Sonia & Claudette’ // Tom Ravenscroft // BBC6 Music // 27/01/2017

James NichollsRadio

Tom Ravenscroft played Noveller + Virginia Wing one after the other on his Friday night show! http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08bbdf3 Noveller: 1.58.48 Virginia Wing: 2.03.19 “From one of my favourite albums from recent months. The album ‘Forward Constant Motion, it’s something else, such a good album. I for one am rather desperate to go and see them play that album live.“

NPR First Listen: Half Japanese ‘Hear The Lions Roar’

James NichollsHalf Japanese, News, Publishing, Radio

Ahead of the release of Half Japanese’s brand new record ‘Hear The Lions Roar’ on January 13th, NPR are streaming the album in its full over on their website. Click here to listen “Half Japanese sounds as urgent and vital as it did four decades ago.” NPR ‘Attack Of The Giant Leeches’ video:   With Jad Fair at the helm for over four decades, the highly revered Half Japanese still … Read More

Fire New Bands Mix // Paul Hanford // Hoxton Radio // 17/11/2016

James NichollsRadio

Tracks played: Rats On Rafts / De Kift – Sleep Little Links 2,3,4 Noveller – No Unholy Mountain Death & Vanilla – California Owls Virginia Wing – Local Loop Las Kellies – Make It Real Scott & Charlene’s Wedding – Don’t Bother Me Orchestra of Spheres – Anklung Song   Listen back: https://www.mixcloud.com/HoxtonRadio/hanfords-half-hour-171116/

Scott & Charlene’s Wedding session + Interview + Virginia Wing + Noveller // John Kennedy // Radio X // 09/11/2016

James NichollsRadio

Playlist: http://www.radiox.co.uk/playlist/2016/november/9/x-posure-with-john-kennedy/ Listen back from 0.27.50 http://www.radiox.co.uk/london/radio/aod/?episodeId=77079a29-d676-4d05-8a2b-5da9de37dcd7 Tracks played: Scott & Charlene’s Wedding – Maureen Scott & Charlene’s Wedding – Scrambled Eggs Scott & Charlene’s Wedding – Don’t Bother Me Scott & Charlene’s Wedding – Bush Virginia Wing – Future Body Noveller – Trails and Trials (radio premiere) “Mid Thirties Single Scene has to be one of my favourites of the year” “Fire Records on such a roll at the moment, so many … Read More

Las Kellies Interview // John Kennedy // Radio X // 08/11/2016

James NichollsRadio

Tracks played: Sugar Beat I’m On Fire Summer Breeze Celebrate Life I Don’t Care + nice shout for UK shows Playlist: http://www.radiox.co.uk/playlist/2016/november/8/x-posure-with-john-kennedy/   Listen back from 1.25.04 and 2.11.05  http://www.radiox.co.uk/london/radio/aod/?episodeId=d327ae50-abb0-4d14-9ebe-8da79bfcb371

Virginia Wing ‘ESP Offline’ // Tom Ravenscroft // BBC6 Music // 21/10/2016

James NichollsRadio

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07zcqjk 08.55 ‘The first couple of singles i heard were great – i just kind of assumed that they were the best two. Turns out the whole album is just so, so good i think one of my favourite albums of the year so far… this is my favourite album of 2016′ “The album Forward Constant Motion’ – out in November – immediately buy it when you can it’s an … Read More