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Sam Romans hits the studio with Cosima, Lil Silva

Sam Romans has recorded new music with Cosima and Lil Silva.

“Amazing day yesterday with man like Lil Silva and the amazing Cosima,” the British singer, songwriter, and record producer posted to his Instagram account on Saturday (January 21, 2017). 178 more words

Universal Music Group

MODEL AEROPLANES - " Something Like Heaven " EP

Indie-pop quartet Model Aeroplanes, from Dundee in Scotland, released their first EP for Island records earlier this year. Something Like Heaven follows the major impression they’ve created with their gig and festival performances and four self-released singles. 100 more words


#SaturdaySongs No.9 - Boy With A Moon And Star On His Head

For today’s #SaturdaySong I’ve chosen a track from one of those milestone moments we all have in our lives. The album which included this song was released in late September 1972, a week before I made the huge step of going to university. 668 more words


Cosima premieres "Hymns for Him" music video

Cosima has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the “Hymns for Him” visual clip to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (December 07, 2017). 106 more words

Universal Music Group

Welsh rising stars Pretty Vicious set their sights on America as they sign to Island Records in the US

Merthyr firebrands Pretty Vicious have put pen to paper with Island Records in the US.

The young punks, who signed with Virgin-EMI in the UK around 18 months ago following the UK record industry descending on their hometown to witness the band’s debut shows at The Redhouse, will now take a tilt at breaking America when their debut album is released worldwide in April 2017. 309 more words


25 Masterworks: PJ Harvey - Let England Shake

My Spin on Masterworks: 21 of 25

PJ Harvey

Let England Shake

Island, 2011

It would be a severe disservice to Polly Jean Harvey and her illustrious career to disregard her greater body of work in the pursuit of whittling her albums down to just a single definitive masterpiece. 1,387 more words

The Music World

FAIRPORT CONVENTION - " Leige And Life " Classic Folk Albums

Fairport Convention generally have the tag of being ‘the all-time folk-rock band of Britain’ and deservedly so.
“They do in a very worthy sense have the right to be crowned the most important folk-rock band ever” 347 more words