Let’s Eat Grandma Nominated For Ivor Novello Award
After a hugely successful year in 2018 winning big at both the AIM and Q Magazine awards, Let’s Eat Grandma have been nominated for best album at the prestigious Ivor Novello Awards.
An art installation by Tai Shani for which they created the score to has also been nominated for the Turner Prize, good luck to Rosa and Jenny.
You can listen to the album below.
AKA George Releases New Music
Tobtok and Oliver Nelson featured AKA George on their recent track ‘Something ‘Bout The Music,’ which was released through independent label Perfect Havoc. The single was immediately added to Spotify’s curated playlist ‘New Music Friday’ and has been premiered by This Song Is Sick.
You can listen to the single below.
Blue Raincoat Songs are pleased to announce the signing of Tender to our publishing roster.
Formed by James Cullen and Daniel Cobb, Tender were signed to Partisan Records in 2016 prior to releasing their debut album ‘Modern Addiction’ in 2017. This year they have released their sophomore album ‘Fear Of Falling Asleep’ which received a great review from international magazine PopMatters.
You can listen to their latest album below.
Jack McManus Co-writes on Number 1 Album
Blue Raincoat Songs writer Jack McManus has co-written 2 singles on Michael Ball’s number 1 album ‘Coming Home To You’, including the lead single ‘Home To You’ as-well as ‘All Dance Together’. Congratulations to both Jack & Michael in getting this record to number 1 in the Official Uk Album Charts.
Listen to the LP below.
Self Esteem Releases Debut Album
Bodega sign to our publishing roster! The Brooklyn based 5-piece art-rock, post-punk band released their debut album ‘Endless Scroll’ last year on independent label What’s Your Rupture, followed this year by live album ‘Witness Scroll’, recorded at the Poetry Club (Glasgow) and the Lexington (London).
Listen to Bodega below.
Ben De Vries Signing
A warm welcome to writer/producer/arranger and performer Ben De Vries who joins the Blue Raincoat Songs roster. As well as co-producing and writing David Gray’s new record ‘Gold In A Brass Age’, Ben has been focusing on his electronic – indie collective, Lunacre who are set to release their sophomore EP ‘Pearl Tabloid’ this month.
You can pre-save Gray’s new album here and listen to ‘Quiet Rev’ below.
Francesca Lombardo Releases Debut Album
Francesca Lombardo unveils her debut LP, a forward thinking collection of songs bridging the gap between classical and electronic music. ‘Life of Leaf’ promotes a creative process focussed towards live instrumentation, performance and the energy it creates.
Available now on all platforms. Have a listen below.
William The Conqueror Release ‘Bleeding On The Soundtrack’
William The Conqueror have released their sophomore album ‘Bleeding On The Soundtrack’ on Loose Music. The LP was produced by Ethan Johns (Kings of Leon, Paul McCartney, Laura Marling) and recorded at Real World Studios.
To celebrate the launch of their album the band will be performing live in-store at Rough Trade East on the 21st February with a signing afterwards. More details of the event can be found here.
Listen to the album below.
The Wandering Hearts Release Wild Silence Deluxe Edition
The Wandering Hearts have released the deluxe edition of their debut album Wild Silence. This version features eight brand new tracks including the recently released single ‘Til The Day I Die’ and an alternative version of their hit ‘Wish I Could.’
They have also been nominated for best artist at the 2019 UK Americana awards, you can listen to the album below.