Having premiered on Radio 1 last night, Gender Roles have released their third single, the catchy and frenetic, Gills! Clocking in at under 1:30, it follows the two previous, brilliant singles, Plastic and About Her. Take a listen to that right now! All three will appear on their new EP, Lazer Rush, due out in April (more on that soon!)
Having just completed a full UK tour with Jamie Lenman, the Brighton trio head back out in April for a headline tour that you can go and watch entirely free. Zero pounds. No cash.
As Tom from the band points out, "What better way to celebrate our new EP than to drive up and down the country spreading...
We were excited enough that one of our faves The World Is Not A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die were touring the UK/EU in March, but now that tour just got even better with the addition of our very own Kamikaze Girls as support on all dates! Get to one of the shows below! Tickets on sale now.
yndi halda are back with a brand new EP, A Sun-Coloured Shaker this coming February!
Featuring one track of typically brilliant, 12 minute yndi halda epicness, A Sun Coloured Shaker picks up where previous album Under Summer leaves off. Out 16th February, the record will be released on very limited one-sided, yellow/Beer swirl-coloured 12” with original artwork and b-side etching created by the band's frequent collaborator, illustrator Hannah Clare. You can also pick it up with an exclusive, limited edition A3 riso print to complete the wonderfully artistic package! Preorder your copy now.
Also, good news for those further a field, the band will be touring North America in Feb/March!
It's the most wonderful time of year isn't it? So we've gone and signed those Brighton punks Gender Roles haven't we?
To celebrate, they've gone and dropped their new single ' Plastic for you to have a listen to. The video was filmed on their recent trip to FEST, where they played a handful of awesome shows across Florida and generally had a really nice time (as you can see!).
The song is available digitally everywhere today, so you can learn the words and sing along at any of their upcoming shows:
07.12 - LONDON, Dublin Castle w/ Brutalligators 18.12 - BRIGHTON, Hope and Ruin w/ Apologies I have None, Kamikaze Girls
We're delighted to announce that we'll be releasing the brand-new album 'Birdie' by Slaughter Beach, Dog on the 27th October! If the name sounds new to you, it's actually the brilliant side project of Jake Ewald, one of Modern Baseball's two singer/songwriters.
Pulling in influences from the likes Wilco, The Weakerthans, Jets To Brazil and Pedro The Lion, the new album showcases Jake’s incredible songwriting skills, taking his already renowned sound, refining it and creating something completely fresh. Listen to the first single - 'Gold and Green - now.
Jamie Lenman never does things by half and that goes for his news announcements too! Not content with one little announcement, he's gone and revealed a whole host of goodies.
First up, we're delighted to tell you he's releasing his brand new solo album 'Devolver' on October 27th via our good selves. We've exciting pre-order news coming very very soon. You'll definitely want to get in on that so watch this space.
While you're waiting for all that, how about listening to the brand new single 'Hell In A Fast Car'? Debuting on the Radio 1 Rock Show last night, it's available now - Spotify, Apple and Amazon Music. You can even watch the brilliant new video for this...
In super news, we're delighted to welcome Slaughter Beach, Dog to BSM!
For those of you not familiar with the band - it's the project of Jake from Modern Baseball and it sounds all sorts of brilliant. You can check out the recently released 7" - Motorcycle.jpg - right now on Spotify, Apple or Bandcamp.
That's not all, you can expect an album later this year (more on that soon) and you can catch Jake live for the first time in the UK, this Sept at the following dates (tickets on sale Weds 19th July):
03.09 - Manchester, Partizan Tickets 04.09 - London, Servants Jazz Quarters Tickets 05.09 - London, Servants Jazz Quarters Read More
Not happy with just releasing an outstanding album last Friday (Get it now!) , and then announcing dates in the US with Touche Amore and Gouge Away, those Single Mothers have gone and announced some tasty UK and European dates this November! Ticket on sale this Friday:
15/11 - Green Door Store, Brighton Tickets 16/11 - Boston Music Room, London Tickets 17/11 - The Flapper, Birmingham - Tickets 18/11 - Star and Garter, Manchester - Tickets 19/11 - 13th Note, Glasgow - Tickets 21/11 - The Brudenell Community Room, Leeds - Tickets 22/11 - Bodega, Nottingham - Tickets 23/11 - Clwb...
We're delighted to announce the signing of Watford indie-punks Nervus.
They've been super busy writing a brand-new record but we've more on that soon. In the meantime, you lucky lot can catch them on their UK tour with new labelmates Kamikaze Girls starting tomorrow! More details of that here.
We're delighted to announce the signing of Leeds duo, Kamikaze Girls to Big Scary Monsters and will be releasing their debut album 'Seafoam' on June 9th! To celebrate this, we've the brand new video for ‘Berlin’, the first track to be taken from the record.
You can pre-order the record, including some great bundles (including a special pin and one-off zine!) here.
Alongside the news, the band have revealed a June UK tour with those awesome punks Nervus, as well as a string of festival appearances including The Great Escape, 2000 Trees and Truck Festival:
28th April - DIY Pop Fest, London 6th May - Deadpunk Fest, Bristol 20th...
We're very excited to welcome one of our favourite British songwriters to BSM, the very snappily dressed Mr Jamie Lenman!
From his days in Reuben through to his current solo adventures, Jamie has been an ever-present on our stereo and it's an honour to be working together. We've got a lot to tell you about but for now, check out his brand new single, Waterloo Teeth. It's available on digital stores from today and will be on very limited edition 7" (with previous single Mississippi as the b-side) during his upcoming UK tour.