Strictly Ltd Edition of 500 featuring Jen Cloher on the A side and Courtney Barnett on the AA with Needle In The Hay / Swan Street Swagger
Cardiff pop band THE SCHOOL have revealed the lead track from their new EP ‘All I Want From You Is Everything’, which will be released 13th April 2015 on white 7″ vinyl(with free download) and digitally from Elefant Records.
‘All I Want From You Is Everything’ is also taken from the band’s new album ‘Wasting Away and Wondering’, which is due for release in July, recorded at Giant Wafer Studios in Mid Wales by Rob Jones.
The EP includes another album track ‘I Will See You Soon’, along with covers of ‘Crying In The Rain’ by Carole King and ‘Baby Don’t Hold Your Breath For Me’ by Knickers.
Sat 4th Apr – WALES GOES POP! FESTIVAL, The Gate, Cardiff
Sat 11th July – INDIEFJORD FESTIVAL, Bjørke, Norway
Fri 24th July – INDIETRACKS FESTIVAL,
Sat 15th Aug – LONDON, The Lexington
Sun 16th Aug – MANCHESTER POPFEST, Islington Mill
– UK record shops and Elefant http://www.elefantuk.com (UK)
– Darla (USA)
– The Stone Records http://www.thestonerecords.com (Japan)
– Elefant Records (rest of the world/digital)
The School / Facebook / Twitter
If you missed the earlier post about The Delines them wrap your ears around this great track from this new band that features the talents of Richmond Fontaine novelist/songwriter Willy Vlautin, Amy Boone (Damnations), Sean Oldham (Richmond Fontaine), Jenny Conlee (Decemberists), Tucker Jackson and Freddy Trujillo.
The band are releasing their debut 7″ single The Oil Rigs at Night which is a limited edition of 500 hand-numbered records out on April 20th for Record Store Day and will be heading over to Ireland and the UK in June.
The Delines Colfax Tour with The Lost Brothers (except 5/6) + Aidan Smith (London/Manchester):
June 2 :: Cyprus Ave, Cork
June 3 :: Errigle Inn, Belfast
June 4 :: Whelans, Dublin
June 5 :: Cleeres, Kilkenny
June 6 :: Dolan’s Warehouse, Limerick
June 7 :: Roisin Dubh, Galway
June 10 :: The Lexington, London
June 11 :: Railway, Winchester
June 12 :: St. Bonaventures, Bristol
June 13 :: Art Bar (Bullingdon), Oxford
June 14 :: The Maze, Nottingham
June 15 :: The Greystones, Sheffield
June 17 :: Hare and Hounds, Birmingham
June 18 :: Night and Day Cafe, Manchester
June 19 :: Brudnell Social Club, Leeds
June 20 :: Oran Mor, Glasgow
June 21 :: Jumpin Hot Jamboree, Easington Colliery, Newcastle
June 22 :: Palmeria, Brighton
Willy Vlautin, of Richmond Fontaine fame, talks about his latest novel ‘The Free’. Plus…he picks his favourite tracks for Tom to pop on the turntable – LINK
Phoenix, AZ based singer-songwriter Jeremiah Craig’s latest project The Commandeer EP is the first of his releases to be issued on vinyl, the five song release was recorded with local musicians at Audioconfusion in Mesa, Craig (Vocals and Acoustic Guitar) was joined by Travis Lee (Lead Acoustic Guitar), Jake Boucher (Upright Bass) and Jason Ford (Mandolin) cut the EP free of digital enhancements taking advantage of the studios natural acoustics which reflect in the warmth of the recording which is available in digital and on 10″ vinyl, the A-side begins with the songs Benjamin Gunn and Commandeer which take inspiration from Craig’s first meeting with his girlfriend and themes from Robert Louis Stephenson’s Treasure Island – for more about the EP you can read an interview with Jeremiah at Ear To The Ground Music.
With the digital content overload that fills the BS inbox these days, and the sometimes disconcerting feeling that many people view music as a disposable commodity it’s always refreshing when artists have the belief in their craft to release their creations on vinyl and present the listener with a tangible and physical connection to the music – you can listen to the EP below buy the EP at Bandcamp.