Monthly Archives: June 2010

Playlist: Soul Food Project Launch

Saturday’s launch of the Soul Food Project at The Hare and Hounds was lovely: sets by some of Birmingham’s best folkies in the afternoon and seriously delicious food from the kitchen. Inbetween, James Nash and I played these songs: Lavender … Continue reading

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New epic45 7″

Daylight Ghosts b/w Any Second Now (2010, MakeMineMusic) Our good buddies epic45 are set to release a limited run of lavish sevens as a companion to last year’s mini album In All The Empty Houses. The band have used the … Continue reading

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Bonnie “Prince” Billy & The Cairo Gang

The Wonder Show of the World (Domino, 2010) One of the joys of Will Oldham’s extensive back catelogue is the endless reinvention and reinterpretation he puts his songs and motifs through, often with a varied cast of collaborators. It shows … Continue reading

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Project: View From Other Side

Howdy. I’m pleased to let you know about the first project we’re working on this summer, which has roots in the photography that lies at the heart of many of our poster designs. View From Other Side is a gallery … Continue reading

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Band of Horses

Infinite Arms (2010, Fat Possum/ Columbia Records) Band of Horses‘ 2006 debut Everything All The Time was a minor revelation. Propulsive, luminescent songs that managed to be at once intimate and thrillingly grandiose. Standouts like ‘The Funeral’ and ‘The Great … Continue reading

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Colour DJs at Soul Food Project Launch

Soul Food Project is the new culinary endeavour from music promoter Matt Beck of This Is Tomorrow and friends. Aiming to put a little soul in the bowl of visitors to the Hare and Hounds in King’s Heath, they will … Continue reading

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