the making of Darren Hayman's Chants for Socialists
# On Mon 10th Nov 2014 @ 7:36pm John said...oh yes, Darren has made a short film about the making of his new album, out 2nd Feb
it's release day!
# On Fri 7th Nov 2014 @ 7:54am John said...it's release day for the new Human Hearts single (that's Franklin Bruno and Jenny Toomey!)
BrooklynVegan says - "the A-side, "Loyal Oppostion," is jazzy with lush strings (shades of early Everything but the Girl), and the B-side, "Distracted," is bouncy indiepop. Jenny, glad to have you back."
wiaiwya-7777777 (all seven 7" singles)
# On Wed 22nd Oct 2014 @ 6:16am John said...yep, you can now get all seven of this year's singles in an handy bag
they make perfect christmas presents too - just sayin'
new video for Freschard's "Investigate"
# On Sun 28th Sep 2014 @ 11:28am John said...
and there are still a few copies of the album available here:
pre-order the new recordings from Franklin Bruno and Jenny Toomey!
# On Sat 23rd Aug 2014 @ 7:18am John said...yes!... I KNOW!
# On Thu 12th Jun 2014 @ 8:02am John said...hi - you can pre order the new album from Stanley Brinks & Freschard (including an immediate download of the new single "If You Have Time") here:
Having already released 2 of the best albums of 2014 (Gin on Fika Recordings, and Boom Biddy Boom on wiaiwya) STANLEY BRINKS & FRESCHARD are releasing PIZZA ESPRESSO - an album of duets, and a collaboration between both labels – at the end of August.
PIZZA ESPRESSO is an album of love songs about drinking and drinking songs about love. Picture Emmylou and Gram relocated to Berlin with a guitar, a pennywhistle and a washboard and writing ten gorgeous duets to be sung on lazy summer evenings.
new single from the Leaf Library out on Saturday 7th June
# On Wed 4th Jun 2014 @ 9:59am John said...and Gideon Coe has been playing it to death on BBC Six Music - it's a lovely slab of Krauty jangle pop, but don't take my word for it:
And The Rain by Freschard, recorded live at the Union Chapel
# On Sun 2nd Mar 2014 @ 12:15pm John said...here's an acoustic recording of the lovely And The Rain from when Clemence played the Union Chapel earlier this year
you can get the original on the album Boom Biddy Boom, or the recording with the Wave Pictures here:
77 days is too long - Trick Mammoth
# On Wed 19th Feb 2014 @ 4:08pm John said...yup - the new Trick Mammoth single is available for pre-order:
# On Fri 14th Feb 2014 @ 11:11am John said...happy Valentines!
for one day only I'm With Cupid - A Transatlantic POP Valentine is FREE... you can download it here: