Monthly Archives: September 2009

Colour Presents: World of Fox (Album Launch)

The Victoria, Birmingham/ 15th October 2009, 8PM After our brief hiatus it’s great to be putting an event on. For this one, we’ve teamed up with Birmingham’s own Commercially Inviable Records to celebrate the recent launch of Simon Fox’s new … Continue reading

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Colour & Ikon Eastside Collaboration

On Thursday 12 November, we’ll be collaborating with Ikon for the Eastside Closing Party, entitled On/Off. The theme of the party will echo the binary principles central to the work of Japanese electronic composer and artist Ryoji Ikeda. Lighting and … Continue reading

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Charlie Parr at End of the Road Festival

We’re off down south to End of the Road Festival this weekend to see out the last days of Summer. Taking place at Larmer Tree Gardens in Dorset, it features an amazing line-up of Americana, folk and indie artists including … Continue reading

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Magnolia Electric Co. – Josephine

I’ve been on a major Americana kick of late, partly inspired by reading Amanda Petrusich’s It Still Moves, an exploration of the evolution of traditional American music forms and the unique landscapes that inform them. While she doesn’t mention Magnolia … Continue reading

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Epic45 – In All The Empty Houses

Frequent Colour collaborators Epic45 release their new mini-album In All the Empty Houses on October 5th. Thematically, their work has dealt with the psychology of nostalgia and the impact our surroundings have on our outlook. The acclaimed 2007 album May … Continue reading

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The Decade in Music

Pitchfork are currently halfway through ‘P2K‘ a season of articles and lists that attempt to quantify, qualify and debate the state of music and surrounding culture at the end of this first decade of the new millenium. Along with the … Continue reading

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Loops is a new journal dedicated to engaging and diverse writing about pop music and culture, published twice-yearly by Domino Records in collaboration with Faber & Faber. Because it isn’t tied to the endless cycle of new releases and next-big-thing … Continue reading

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