AMA UK Loose Showcase 2021

Tuesday, 26th January 2021

Here we go with the Loose Records Showcase at this year's Americana Music Association UK 'Staying Connected' Festival. We've got a superb line-up coming your way, with old classics and unreleased gems from some of your favourite Loose artists -...

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Israel Nash Releases ‘Topaz EP’, Announces Full Length ‘Topaz’ Album

Monday, 14th December 2020

Here at Loose we’re extremely excited to announce the return of Israel Nash. That’s right, Israel is back with ‘Topaz’, his first album since 2018’s critically acclaimed ‘Lifted’. Set for release on the 12th March 2021, ‘Topaz’ is a triumphant...

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Courtney Marie Andrews bags Grammy Nomination for Old Flowers

Friday, 27th November 2020

Courtney Marie Andrews has received a well-deserved nomination for ‘Best Americana Album’ at the 2021 GRAMMYs. The nomination comes hot on the heels of nominations for Best International Artist and Best International Album at the 2021 Americana...

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Jim White's "Misfit's Jubilee"

Tuesday, 17th November 2020

Jim White’s long awaited new album, “Misfit’s Jubilee’ is out today. Quickly being recognised as his most intriguing and unruly album to date, “Misfit’s Jubilee” is a scrapbook of ideas, images, colours and sounds gathered over White’s...

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Damien Jurado features on all new Faithless album "All Blessed"

Friday, 23rd October 2020

Iconic trancers Faithless have released their new album “All Blessed” today, their first album in ten years. Damien Jurado makes a beautiful cameo on the final track of the album, “Take Your Time”, appearing alongside spoken word poet and rising...

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Jim White Shares New Single 'Smart Ass Reply'

Friday, 2nd October 2020

Last month, Jim White released ‘Sum Of What We’ve Been’, the first single taken from his upcoming album ‘Misfit’s Jubilee’. Today, the dependable, zany grandfather of Americana has shared the second single from the album. Titled ‘Smart Ass...

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Native Harrow Announce UK + Netherlands Tour Dates

Monday, 21st September 2020

Following the release of their stunning new album 'Closeness' last week, we are very happy to announce that Native Harrow will be heading across the pond and returning to Europe next year for a string of UK dates and two special nights in the...

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Jim White Returns With 'Sum Of What We've Been'

Friday, 4th September 2020

Americana stalwart Jim White is back and has confirmed the release of his ‘most upbeat, hallucinogenic record to date’, ‘Misfit’s Jubilee’, set for release on 30th October on Loose. To accompany the announcement, White has shared the...

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Courtney Marie Andrews To Play Special One-Off 'Old Flowers' Gig

Wednesday, 2nd September 2020

Following the release of her critically acclaimed new album 'Old Flowers', we are excited to announce that Courtney Marie Andrews will be performing the album in it's entirety in a special one-off performance. Taking place at Nashville's...

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Record Store Day 2020

Wednesday, 26th August 2020

The long awaited first Record Store Day drop of 2020 will be coming on Saturday 29th August and we're excited to have two exclusive releases lined up.To commemorate the 21st anniversary of Peter Bruntnell's seminal and highly influential 'Normal...

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Native Harrow Release New Single + Video For 'Smoke Burns'

Monday, 24th August 2020

Today, Pennsylvania folk rock duo Native Harrow share their new single and video for ‘Smoke Burns’, the third single taken from their upcoming album "Closeness". The video, shot in rural Pennsylvania, has a sense of catharsis as lead singer...

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Courtney Marie Andrews' "Old Flowers" Out Now

Friday, 24th July 2020

Today we're absolutely ecstatic to share Courtney Marie Andrews' stunning new album "Old Flowers". The follow up to 2018's critically acclaimed "May Your Kindness Remain", Courtney's new release has been described as 'her best yet' (The Times)...

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Native Harrow Share New Single + Video For 'If I Could'

Thursday, 23rd July 2020

Native Harrow have shared the second single from their upcoming album 'Closeness'. The single, titled 'If I Could', premiered over at Folk Radio on Tuesday and is the duo's contemplative plea for mindful consumption and environmental action....

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Native Harrow Share New Video For "Shake"

Tuesday, 30th June 2020

Native Harrow are back with new song Shake and details of their new album, Closeness. To mark the announcement, the Pennsylvanian Folk rockers have shared a stunning new video for the single which you can check out below. Speaking on the track...

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Courtney Marie Andrews Shares New Video For "It Must Be Someone Else's Fault"

Wednesday, 27th May 2020

It Must Be Someone Else's Fault is the third single to be taken from Courtney Marie Andrews' forthcoming new album Old Flowers. Directed by V Haddad and with cinematography by Adam Gundersheimer of Slopehouse Productions, the new video was...

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Damien Jurado's "What's New, Tomboy?" Is BBC 6 Music's Album of The Day

Friday, 8th May 2020

That's right. Tune in to BBC 6 Music to hear tracks from Damien Jurado's new album What's New, Tomboy? played throughout the day. The record was released last week, so can already be found to stream or download from all the usual spots or pick...

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The First Two Hurray For The Riff Raff Albums Are Now Available On Vinyl

Thursday, 7th May 2020

We’ve finally got around to pressing those first two Hurray For The Riff Raff albums on vinyl - the 2011 self-titled release and 2012’s follow-up, Look Out Mama. Bother your local independent record shop for them now, or go grab them from the...

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Damien Jurado's New Album 'What's New, Tomboy?' Is Out Today

Friday, 1st May 2020

We're doing our best to keep the new music coming and today we're excited to share the fantastic new album from Damien Jurado. Damien has provided us with a swift follow-up to last year's In The Shape Of A Storm, with What's New, Tomboy?....

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Courtney Marie Andrews Album Release Rescheduled

Tuesday, 28th April 2020

The release of Courtney's new album Old Flowers has been rescheduled from the 5th June to the 24th July. Courtney explains the decision:"Hello dear ones,Unfortunately, I must push back the release of my new record, "Old Flowers", to July 24th....

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Gill Landry Shares New Video For 'The Place They Call Home'

Friday, 24th April 2020

Today is the three month anniversary of the release of Gill Landry's new album Skeleton At The Banquet and just over two months since his sold out show at The Old Queens Head in London, where Gill was accompanied onstage by his friends from...

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Peter Bruntnell’s Full Catalogue Available Digitally For The First Time

Friday, 17th April 2020

Tomorrow was supposed to be Record Store Day. We should have been reminding you to look out for the RSD edition of Peter Bruntnell's Normal For Bridgwater album. With RSD 2020 postponed until 20th June (if we're lucky), we've decided to make the...

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Courtney Marie Andrews Shares 'Burlap String'

Thursday, 16th April 2020

We're so excited to share with you Courtney's beautiful new song & video for Burlap String. There's no better way of telling you about it than by handing you over to Courtney:-"More than a decade ago, I would travel from my home in Phoenix,...

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Damien Jurado Shares New Single 'Alice Hyatt'

Tuesday, 31st March 2020

Damien Jurado has shared the new single from his upcoming album What's New, Tomboy?.  The track, titled Alice Hyatt is the second single to be taken from the album, following Birds Tricked Into The Trees released earlier this month. You can check...

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Rescheduled Handsome Family Dates

Tuesday, 31st March 2020

"Now more than ever, we look forward to singing with you again."Brett & Rennie SparksThe Handsome Family have hit us all with some good news today and shared their rescheduled European tour dates after the unfortunate cancellation their 2020...

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A Message From Loose

Friday, 27th March 2020

As we find ourselves in this period of suspended reality with confinement becoming the new norm, it's been inevitable that gigs tours and festivals have been cancelled worldwide. Add to that record shops temporarily closing and we have a...

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