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Simbad presents Collections Vol. One – BBE Music

NEWS: Simbad presents Collections Vol. One – BBE Music

London production hero and DJ Simbad (aka SMBD) joins forces with BBE Music for retrospective album ‘Collections Vol.1’. Despite having produced a stellar series of remixes for the label over the years, ‘Collections Vol.1’ is Simbad’s debut on BBE as…

Photo Credit: Kevin Cummins, Sept 1985.

NEWS: Happy Mondays The Early EP’s 12” box set

London Records has announced the November 8th release of Happy Mondays‘s The Early EPs, collecting the band’s first four EPs. The Early EPs will be reissued as a 4×12″ Boxset New animated vide created by Pete Fowler (Super Furry Animals,…

NEWS: 808 STATE ANNOUNCE 2020 UK TOUR DATES

NEWS: 808 STATE ANNOUNCE 2020 UK TOUR DATES

TOUR DATES 21 MARCH – FOUNDRY, SHEFFIELD 27 MARCH – EARTH, LONDON 28 MARCH – TRAMSHED, CARDIFF 03 APRIL – RIVERSIDE, NEWCASTLE 04 APRIL – 02 ACADEMY, LIVERPOOL TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS ON SALE 10AM FRIDAY 11 OCTOBER www.eventim.co.uk/eventseries/2588176 This…

REVIEW: The Small Faces - Four To The Floor EP

REVIEW: The Small Faces – Four To The Floor EP

Mod supremoes The Small Faces are about to go under the microscope again with Immediate Records reinjecting life into their back catalogue as you have never heard or seen it before. However, before this a taster 4 track 7” EP…

NEWS: Steve Mason - Coup d’état EP, feat 3 brand new tracks

NEWS: Steve Mason – Coup d’état EP, feat 3 brand new tracks

Steve Mason makes a stunning return on 18th October with the 4-track Coup d’état EP on Double Six. The EP features three brand new recordings alongside a Tim Goldsworthy remix of America Is Your Boyfriend, taken from his much acclaimed album About The Light, which was released in January…

NEWS: YANN TIERSEN ANNOUCES NEW ALBUM, PORTRAIT

NEWS: YANN TIERSEN ANNOUCES NEW ALBUM, PORTRAIT

YANN TIERSEN has announced a new album, Portrait, acollection of 25 newly recorded tracks from throughout his career that includes three new songs, out on Mute on 6 December 2019. The album will be released on heavyweight triple vinyl, double…