Islet announce new album ‘Eyelet’ (Out 6th March 2020)

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‘Eyelet’ is released on limited edition neon orange LP, die cut sleeve and CD.Pre-Order (Out 6th March 2020):https://fire-records.lnk.to/Islet_EyeletWE A Powys trio whose free-spirited invention and exuberant intensity flows through experimental pop: hypnotic, exhilarating and defiantly unique. The Welsh band Islet return with the release of their long-awaited new album. Eyelet was recorded at home tucked away in the hills of rural Mid Wales. It took form the months following the birth of band members Emma and Mark … Read More

Black Lips announce ninth studio album ‘Sing In A World That’s Falling Apart’ (Out 24th January 2020)

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‘Sing In A World That’s Falling Apart’ is released on limited edition red transparent vinyl with die-cut sleeve and poster as well as standard LP and CD. Pre-order (Out 24th January 2020):https://fire-records.lnk.to/BlackLips_SingWE It’s country music but not as we know it which begs the question: Have these Bad Kids of 21st Century rock ’n’ roll finally grown up on their ninth studio album? Are they at peace with themselves? Have they … Read More

Pictish Trail’s Micro-Edition UK Tour Kicks Off Next Month

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Pictish Trail (aka Johnny Lynch) is touring all over the UK next month with his Micro-Edition™ Tour to perform some brand new songs & rework some old favourites. He’s going under the name Pictish Trail (Micro-Edition™ Tour) on account of the fact it’s just him & his pal Suse Bear. 07 Nov: Rhos Yr Hafod, Llanon, UK06 Dec: Old Cinema Laundrette, Durham, UK08 Dec: South Street, Reading, UK09 Dec: Café … Read More

Black Lips Sign To Fire Records – New Single ‘Odelia’ – US & European Tour Dates

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Atlanta originals, Black Lips join forces with Fire Records revealing first single ‘Odelia’ with a new album out early 2020 in collaboration with Vice. Now twenty years into their career the exuberant quintet are touring across the US before heading to Europe for an extensive tour this November. A powerhouse of angst wrapped in traditional melodies, it’s a wild rumble fusing their musical journey from garage rock, punk and psychedelia … Read More

Pictish Trail Announces New Album ‘Thumb World’ Out 21st Feb 2020 – First Track ‘Slow Memories’

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Fire Records announce brand new material from Johnny Lynch, AKA Isle-of-Eigg dwelling electro-acoustic psych-pop wonder Pictish Trail. Kaleidoscopically out-of-this-world ode to heavenly surrender ‘Slow Memories’ accompanied by a stunning animated video by renowned Scottish designer Swatpaz (Davey Ferguson) – is the first track to be previewed from Johnny’s fourth album Thumb World, which is due for release on February 21, 2020. Four years in the making, Thumb World is the … Read More

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

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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

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

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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

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

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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/

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

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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