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News March 2016

  • New release - 2016 seems determined to be a fucking awful year. We hope you and those you care about are OK. While our scattergun musical noodlings are unlikely change the world for the better (we have another project for that), perhaps they can take your mind off it for a bit. Being free it comes with our good wishes, nothing more. So please welcome new entrant Hans Allein. We're not sure what to make of him at the moment. Synths yes of course (are we getting predictable here?) but there are some hints at more funky influences in there too. Click to listen. 

  • Things we've been listening to lately: early Stevie Wonder, the new Tindersticks album, Purcell string fantasias, Harmonia, The Lafayette Afro Rock Band. And Bowie of course. But not Blackstar. Not yet.

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News January 2016

  • We would like to wish you a happy new year but this update is being posted mere hours after the death of David Bowie was announced. There are lots of words flying around the world about him and it seems vain to add more. Let us simply say that his work (music and ideas) wrote itself into our DNA and we agree wholeheartedly with Jarvis Cocker's take on it: for all our feelings of loss, we're happy that he was able to turn his own death into another daring, dazzling exploration of words,  sounds and images. We still cried, of course.

  • New release - We welcome another new artist Polaraíocht into the fold. Using simple musical phrases, a range of location recordings and binaural beats, Animis Opibusque Parati (there are various translations but we like "prepared in mind and resources") is an hour-long piece designed to aid meditation and relaxation. Click to listen. 

  • If you're in the mood for something more lively don't forget to check out the new album Showers of Happiness from our Canadian friends Hank. Visit http://www.weepingtruckers.com/ to see some splendid new videos of tracks from the album and then go and buy it (and all their other stuff) at http://hankthepopgroup.bandcamp.com/