Hard-hitting Leeds rock band Brawlers put out a new song, ‘Hard Work’, in early April. Busy as ever, they are playing three shows this week in London, Leeds and Birmingham. Watch the video for ‘Hard Work’ below:
Bill Stankey recently worked alongside Powerade and advertising agency Wieden and Kennedy to score Powerade’s latest commercial campaign. The campaign stars NBA player Damian Lillard who plays for the Portland Trailblazers, and it first aired on television during the 2017 NCAA March Madness tournament. The campaign features original sound design by Bill, including unusual percussion sounds taken from basketballs and mailboxes.
Ginger Wildheart has recently launched a pledge campaign for his upcoming album ‘Ghost In The Tanglewood’. It will be his first album in the country genre, with Ginger backed by a new group of musicians. Having been raised on country and northern folk music, the Geordie legend says “this stuff has always been in my blood” and is excited to share something different with his fans.
Click here to find out more and t0 buy the album.
Rebel Rossa is a new documentary film about Irish revolutionary, Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa, told by his great-grandchildren in the wake of the centenary of the Easter Rising. The film’s soundtrack has been composed in its entirety by James Fearnley of the Pogues, who easily captured Rossa’s rebellious spirit in tracks such as ‘The Fools The Fools The Fools’ and ‘Hey Ho’, both available to stream/download now.
Paperface, Reverieme and Blackheart Orchestra are joining forces to play a special show at The Social in central London on Wednesday 5th April 2017. The combination of these three talented artists is sure to make for a truly special night of live music. Tickets can be bought here, and see below to check out a playlist of songs by these musicians.
Geoff Lloyd, Absolute Radio, has made Idiot by Paperface, his Record of the Week. You can hear it every day this week, 6-9pm. Nice.
With a new album due later this year, Paperface kicks off with ‘Idiot’, which charts the waves of emotion that wash over us between 9am and 5pm. Recorded in glorious analogue. ‘Idiot’, is accompanied by an animated lyric video, a follow up to the award winning animation for ‘A Bigger Man’ from the first album. Go on. Don’t be an “Idiot”-have a listen! Enjoy.
Ahead of playing live across the UK this February, Pete MacLeod has released his latest single & EP ‘Goodbye Woman’.
The track has been supported by the likes of Janice Long at BBC Radio 2 and Jim Gellatly on Amazing Radio.
Read Pete’s interview with Kulbritania here.