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Track of the Day 17th October 2014: Paper Aeroplanes - Guessing Game

Track of the Day 17th October 2014: Paper Aeroplanes - Guessing Game @sarahaeroplane

Last year Paper Aeroplanes took their stunning concoction of Dream-Pop to over one hundred venues, selling out at London’s Bush Hall as well as many other venues across the UK and Germany. Their 2013 album Little Letters, an album of evocative, honest and personal songs, reached number 26 in the independent chart to a barrage of acclaim from critics and fans alike.

Their latest single ‘Guessing…

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Track of the Day 14th October 2014: The Barr Brothers – Half Crazy

Track of the Day 14th October 2014: The Barr Brothers – Half Crazy @thebarrbrothers

Canadian band The Barr Brothers are pleased to announce details of a new UK tour for 2015. The band will play six venues across the UK, culminating in a show at London’s Bush Hall on 28th January.

The Barr Brothers released their new album, Sleeping Operator, this month through Secret City Records.

They headline a spate of European dates next week upon conclusion of their shows with The War On…

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Interview: Seth Lakeman

Interview: Seth Lakeman @SethLakemanNews

Seth LakemanIn the distance the guitar finesse of Newton Faulkner echoed through the grounds as he began his set, Seth Lakemanand I were in a small open-faced wooden hut distanced from the rest of the festival grounds. For anyone who follows the scene, they know Seth Lakeman is something of a giant in the business, intimidating so to speak, so I was pleasantly surprised when upon meeting him he was as chatty…

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Track of the Day 8th October 2014: Gregory Alan Isakov - Amsterdam

Track of the Day 8th October 2014: Gregory Alan Isakov - Amsterdam @GregoryAIsakov

This video was filmed over the course of a month and a half, using stop-motion animation, dioramas, and live shadow puppetry. It is a continuation of director Laura Goldhamer’s past techniques of mixing stop motion with live action; however, this time, the process was deeply collaborative and organic in nature, as the video was made at the farm that is home to the musician himself.

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Yann Tiersen Releases ‘Live In London’ Album

Yann Tiersen Releases ‘Live In London’ Album @yanntiersen

Yann Tiersen has just released a live recording of a special performance at the Royal Festival Hall in London. The album, recorded at the sold out date on 26 September 2014, is released via Abbey Road and features fan favourites from throughout Tiersen’s career, including tracks from this year’s critically acclaimed album, ∞ (Infinity), out now on Mute.

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Track of the Day 7th October 2014: Lily & Madeleine - Rabbit

Track of the Day 7th October 2014: Lily & Madeleine - Rabbit @LilandMad

Lily & Madeleine have unveiled their brand new single, Rabbit. Taken from their forthcoming second album, Fumes, which will be released October 27 on Asthmatic Kitty Records.

In celebration of the album release, the sisters will embark on a UK tour this autumn, including a shows at London’s Bush Hall on 26 November, and other headline dates in Birmingham, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester and Bristol.…

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Bear’s Den Announce 2015 UK and Europe Tour

Bear’s Den Announce 2015 UK and Europe Tour @BearsDenMusic @CommunionMusic

Ahead of the release of their new single ‘Above The Clouds of Pompeii’ (October 13th) and much-anticipated debut album ‘Islands’ (October 20th, Communion Records) and a sold-out autumn European tour, Bear’s Den announce their biggest set of live dates so far in February/March 2015. They play:

  • Fri 6 Feb – Birmingham Temple, UK
  • Sun 8 Feb – Dublin Workman’s Club, IE
  • Mon 09 Feb – Belfast Voodoo, UK
  • W…

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