Modern Studies’ new album ‘The Weight Of The Sun’ is out now

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‘The Weight Of The Sun’ is the third studio LP from kosmische folk-rock four-piece Modern Studies. This third outing makes for a glorious compendium of haunted disco hallelujahs; mercurial krautrock chorales; cosmic pop adagios and euphoric, resilient, anthems. Modern Studies‘The Weight Of The Sun’ Dinked ‘Sunburst Splatter’ Vinyl, Black Vinyl and CD

Outer Limits Festival Photos

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Take a look back at some of the best moments of the extraordinary celebration of all things Fire that was The Outer Limits. Featured in this gallery: Jane Weaver as Fenella, Vanishing Twin, Death And Vanilla, Islet, Pictish Trail & Modern Studies. Co-promoted with our pals from Eat Your Own Ears at Studio 9294 in Hackney Wick. Visuals by Innerstrings.     Vanishing Twin Fenella Death And Vanilla Pictish Trail Islet … Read More

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

Modern Studies Reveal New ‘Disco’ Video & UK Live Dates Begin 25th May

Jenna JonesModern Studies

‘Disco’ video link: ‘Disco’ audio link: Summer Live Dates 25 May: Happiness Hotel, Leith, UK 27 May: Café Kino, Bristol, UK 28 May: The Lexington, London, UK 29 May: Mediterranéa, Stirling, UK 30 May: Blue Lamp, Aberdeen, Scotland 31 May: Glad Café, Glasgow, Scotland 01 June: Mackintosh Church, Glasgow, Scotland w/ The Pastels 23 Jun: Rip It Up Festival, Summerhall, Edinburgh, UK “Disco was filmed by Mario Cruzado, using the … Read More

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 :   ★★★★ 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

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…/video-premiere-modern-studies…/…/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

Modern Studies play Sounding at Celtic Connections – 21 Jan 2018

James NichollsEvents, Modern Studies

Modern Studies, Lomond Campbell and the Pumpkinseeds Chamber Orchestra bring SOUNDING to Celtic Connections in January 2018   SOUNDING, the critically-acclaimed run of multimedia concerts staged by Modern Studies, Lomond Campbell and the Pumpkinseed Chamber Orchestra at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, will return at Celtic Connections in Glasgow on 21st January 2018. A 12 minute documentary of the original run of SOUNDING shows at Edinburgh Festival Fringe by filmmaker … Read More

Fire Records Sign Modern Studies!

James NichollsModern Studies, News

One of Scotland’s most progressive outfits, Modern Studies, join the Fire Records roster, slotting in seamlessly somewhere between Jane Weaver, Death And Vanilla , Noveller and Josephine Foster. Following the release of their critically acclaimed debut ‘Swell To Great’ (‘Gorgeous, warm and melancholic’ The Herald, **** MOJO), the quartet are currently in the studio recording their follow-up.