Handsome Family hit these shores!
Thursday, 15th July 2010
JULY-AUGUST, 2010: Rennie and Brett will be performing these shows as a duo for an intimate sound featuring guitar and banjo. Please join us if you can.UNITED KINGDOM JULY 23 and 24,Friday and Saturday Two shows at THE GATESHEAD SAGE:23rd -...
Saturday, 10th July 2010
The Truck Festival has long been Loose's favourite way to spend a Summer weekend. This year (24/25 July) sees a UK Festival exclusive from Mew plus that ageless band that we so love Teenage Fanclub headlining the Truck main stage - also...
Friday, 9th July 2010
Loose went to see Crosby Stills and Nash on The Fourth Of July at The Albert Hall!This orgy of nostalgia came courtesy of our good friends at Silva Screen Records who we are working with on the forthcoming new Duke & The King album.As we reveled...
Q Glastonbury Special
Tuesday, 6th July 2010
DANNY AND THE CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD The South Londoners deliver ace americanaUNDERNEATH A SHADY CANOPY, DANNY AND THE CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD ARE SUPERB. FIDDLES, MANDOLINS, CLOSE HARMONIES AND MIKE-SHARING - IT'S LIKE 'THE LAST WALTZ' MINUS THE...
SIMONE FELICE: TOUR DATES ARE ON!
Thursday, 24th June 2010
Beloved Friends, I'm alive. Got my breast-bone sawed in two and my lungs collapsed and the main valve of my heart replaced by a carbon device that ticks like a pocket watch to the beat of my blood for the rest of my days, but I'm alive. Strange...
Wednesday, 23rd June 2010
Simone Felice joins the Felice Brothers live at Pete Seeger's annual Clearwater benefit festival.
The R.G.Morrison - OUT TODAY
Monday, 21st June 2010
Out today is the new album "Farewell, My Lovely" by The R.G.Morrison. The album is hand numbered (1000 units), hand painted and hand packed by the band in their native Devon and includes a limited edition photo card on the sleeve."this tangibly...
Playlist: Glastonbury 2010
Friday, 18th June 2010
This week's play list is a Glastonbury special with tracks by Magic Numbers, George Clinton, Black Keys, Villagers, Jackson Browne and Willie NelsonTune in now.
Thursday, 17th June 2010
Loose are happy to announce that Trevor Moss and Hannah-Lou will be releasing 'England' as a single Next Month.Trevor & Hannah-Lou said the following; "We shall be releasing a brand new version of the album track 'England' on 26th July, recorded...
Danny & The Champions announce support dates with The Magic Numbers
Wednesday, 16th June 2010
Danny And The Champions of the World have announced two weeks of support dates this Autumn with The Magic Numbers.They will be playing;24th September - Bristol, Anson Rooms25th September - Brighton, Komedia27th September - Norwich, Waterfront...
The R.G.Morrison on BBC Radio Ulster
Monday, 14th June 2010
Jim Meredith reviewed the forthcoming R.G.Morrison album on Ralph McLean's BBC Radio Ulster show this week, calling the album "very special".Three tracks were played and Jim and Ralph had a good chat about the album comparing it to Bon Iver,...
Bob Harris presents Richard Thompson, Diana Jones and Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou
Friday, 11th June 2010
Bob Harris curates the first weekend of Liverpool Summer Pops celebrating Americana, Roots and Country music. He comperes an evening of conversation and music with some of his favourite artists.Bob Harris presents Richard Thompson, Diana Jones...
Stream the New R.G.Morrison album FREE
Thursday, 10th June 2010
We are very happy with our distribution partners PIAS to exclusively stream the forthcoming R.G.Morrison album FREE on soundcloud.More info;www.pias.com/uk/rg-morrison-farewell-my-lovely
Evolution Festival review
Tuesday, 8th June 2010
Danny and The Champions of the World got a nice plug in the Guardian for their appearance at the North East 'Evolution Festival'.'The Springsteenesque country rockers Danny and the Champions of the World seem to have taken up the crusade for...
God is in the TV
Monday, 7th June 2010
Trevor Moss and Hannah-Lou's debut gets a glowing review on the GIITT website.Read in full...Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou - Loose Music (Anglophone Recording Company)Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou are a husband/wife duo formed from the dregs of Indigo...
Heart of Gold
Saturday, 5th June 2010
Simone Felice this week underwent open emergency heart surgery to replace a defective aorta.We are delighted to report that the operation was 100% successful and that Simone is looking to make a speedy recovery. Simone Felice and The Duke & The...
The R.G.Morrison - 'Farewell, My Lovely'
Friday, 28th May 2010
Released on 28th June, The R.G.Morrison's 'Farewell, My Lovely' is packaged in a deluxe recycled card digipack, hand-numbered & hand painted with a limited edition photocard.There are a few pictures of the packaging on the Loose shop where you...
The Hot Ticket
Friday, 28th May 2010
The Duke & The King full European tour schedule to follow... London tickets presale commences 09:00hrs Tuesday 1st June 2010 right here.
Playlist: Lets Get Married
Friday, 28th May 2010
This week's Playlist is a wedding special, all was explained in the Loose Newsletter.Tune in now via spotify
Wood Festival 2010
Tuesday, 25th May 2010
The Virtual Festivals website ran a piece on last weekends Wood Festival, with particular attention to the 'Upper' of the Festival Danny & The Champions of the World."Alison Kerry went down to the Wood Festival this weekend and she was sure of a...
Monday, 24th May 2010
Through the Pines - Uncle Tupelo's 20th Anniversary Special. Rob Hughes sat in for Guy Garvey last night (on the finest hour show) looking at the 20th anniversary of the release of Uncle Tupelo's debut LP No Depression, named after the old...
eFestivals Great Escpae round up
Sunday, 23rd May 2010
The eFestivals website ran an overview of Brighton's Great Escape festival last week, paying particular attention to Danny & The Champions of the World.www.efestivals.co.uk
Back to the Garden
Friday, 21st May 2010
Loose are very glad to be involved in another 'Back to the Garden' showcase this evening at Liverpool's Sound City festival.Appearing tonight will be host/compare and main man of the BBC award winning Magpies Nest club Sam Lee (with his Gillie...
Playlist: Exile on Main St
Friday, 21st May 2010
"This new album is f*cking mad. There's so many different tracks. It's very rock & roll, you know. I didn't want it to be like that. I'm the more experimental person in the group, you see I like to experiment. Not go over the same thing over...
The Handsome Family return live to the UK
Thursday, 20th May 2010
Loose HQ is very happy to report this morning that Albuquerque's finest The Handsome Family are to return to the UK this July for a very special set of live dates. The band also look set to confirm dates in Ireland, you'll hear about that first...