Playlist: CMGB

Friday, 19th February 2010

Today (19th Feb) is the 30th anniversary of AC/DC vocalist Bon Scott's untimely death. The obvious choice for today's playlist would have been AC/DC but we happened across a nice little article on the CBGB website about Bon and got to thinking...

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The Duke & The King Live

Thursday, 18th February 2010

The blogosphere has gone into quite a spin this morning, with quite literally hundreds of posts excitedly reporting that The Duke & The King have announced a UK tour for April.Now readers of the weekly Loose mail-out will have been aware of this...

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Champion Danny is on soulful podium

Thursday, 18th February 2010

The Western Morning news (of Devon) ran a preview today ahead of tomorrow night's Exeter Cavern live show.Danny spoke very freely about music and family, it's a great read."We were brought up on Tom Waits and Bruce Springsteen. There was doo-wap...

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Berkley Place

Wednesday, 17th February 2010

The totally brilliant and utterly nuts Berkley Place blog ran a feature on the new Danny & The Champions of the World album last week."If this album doesn’t make you feel something, maybe you’re dead inside."You can read it in full, plus...

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Wood

Tuesday, 16th February 2010

As Reported on Drowned In Sound;The first wave of bands have been announced for the ultra-intimate and Oxfordshire-based Wood Festival, which comes to you from the makers of Truck Festival. It's all eco-friendly and that, and there's only 800...

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York Press Coverage

Sunday, 14th February 2010

"WHEN are two bands in fact one? The answer can be discovered at Fibbers in York on St Valentine’s Day when Danny And The Champions Of The World play their own set then back headliner Fionn Regan, as they will throughout a winter tour that...

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Win Tickets

Thursday, 11th February 2010

Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou have very kindly offered up a set of tickets to each of their live shows on the 'Cant' Wait For The Spring' tour to the lucky readers of the Loose site.To win a set, email your name, your contact details, your preferred...

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ANOTHER CHANCE TO CATCH SIMONE FELICE!!

Thursday, 11th February 2010

A Special Acoustic Night with renowned songwriter Simone Felice!!Tuesday’s Show (16th Feb) has sold out so we had to add another!MONDAY 15th FEB, The Hawley Arms, 2 Castlehaven Road, Camden London NW18QU.Performing old favorites, brand new...

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Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou in the Loose Shop

Thursday, 11th February 2010

Available right now (and to pre-order via the links below) is the self titled debut LP from Trevor Moss & Hannah-LouProduced by Trevor, Hannah-Lou, Danny George Wilson and Romeo of the Magic Numbers.The album ships (whilst stock lasts!) in a...

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Can't Wait For The Spring

Wednesday, 10th February 2010

So Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou kick off their 'Can't Wait For The Spring' tour on Friday with a live show and live session in Leicester.The Band will be joining BBC Radio Leicestershire from 3pm onwards to play live, before kicking the Village Hall...

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The Late Late Show

Sunday, 7th February 2010

Danny & The Champions of the World appeared on Ireland's The Late Late Show last week as a part of Fionn Regan's band.They played 'Catacombs' from his forthcoming new LP.The Champs and Fionn are out on tour as of next week

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Playlist: Can't Wait For The Spring

Friday, 5th February 2010

Trevor Moss and Hannah-Lou kindly guest edited this weeks playlist, "Can't Wait For The Spring"Tune in here via spotifyTrevor Moss and Hannah-Lou's back to basics jaunt around the southern counties kicks off this time next week in The Quorn...

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Front Porch Musings

Wednesday, 3rd February 2010

The Front Porch Musings blog ran a great feature on the new Danny & The Champs record yesterday.They also have streamable tracks; Henry The Van, Lose These Rags and Your People, plus a great live video of Lose These Rags.www.frontporchmusings.com

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Danny & The Champs

Tuesday, 2nd February 2010

"I have decided that this year I will choose one album a month to make my end of year list so much easier to collate. Kind of makes sense as by December I struggle to remember what blew me away in January. With that in mind and all things...

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Lantern Society 2010

Friday, 29th January 2010

The first episode of the 2010 Lantern Society Radio Hour has arrived, somewhat delayed having been snowed in and missing the first Lantern Society of the year, but episode 28 is now on the wire, and worth the wait it was.Tune it at...

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Playlist: Jimi Hendrix reissues

Friday, 29th January 2010

Almost the entire Jimi Hendrix back catalog has been made available again this month, and much of it for the first time to the digital listner. We decided to make this week's playlist a Jimi Hendrix special, with tracks picked from studio and...

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Champs in Artrocker

Thursday, 28th January 2010

Formerly the front man of Americana outfit Grand Drive, Danny George Wilson has turned to Roald Dahl’s classic children’s story to name his latest group.This, their debut album, is an intriguing one: on one hand it gives an idea of what...

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Simone Felice Online

Thursday, 28th January 2010

Simone Felice has just launched his own website at;www.simonefelice.comFirst news is of a solo show at London's The Hawley Arms on Tuesday February 16th. Visit the site now for full info.

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Soundtrack of my life...

Wednesday, 27th January 2010

Danny George Wilson spoke to Guitar & Bass Magazine about the songs that make up the soundtrack of his life.We've set them up for your listening pleasure on spotify.(click to zoom)

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Champs live coverage

Wednesday, 27th January 2010

So Loose HQ and the Champs weren't the only people having a brill night out on Monday, as today both The Guardian and Mojo ran glowing reviews.www.guardian.co.ukwww.mojo4music.comWe told you it'd be good!!

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Playlist: Streets Of Our Time

Friday, 22nd January 2010

Ahead of this Mondays release of new album 'Streets Of Our Time', Danny George Wilson kindly put together this weeks playlist.Taking picks from Dylan, The Band, Graham Nash, Jackson Browne and The Boss amongst many many more. You can tune in via...

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Can’t Wait For The Spring Tour 2010

Tuesday, 19th January 2010

An evening with Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou and The Lantern Players.12th – 21st February 2010.Following the release of Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou’s self-titled debut album on Loose Music, the pair will be eschewing the conventional live music...

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Mail on Sunday

Sunday, 17th January 2010

With his popularisation of a freewheeling, ragtag style inflected with folk, country and gospel, Paolo Nutini has once again made it all right to bash a guitar as if you're some sort of gipsy hybrid of Van Morrison and Ronnie Lane.It would seem...

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'Streets of out Time' in the Times

Saturday, 16th January 2010

More great coverage for Danny & The Champions of the World in today's broadsheets, with a four star (well... blue dot technically?!) write up in the Saturday Times newspaper.

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Champions in the Guardian

Friday, 15th January 2010

Danny George Wilson may have adopted the title of a children's book for his latest venture, but the former singer-guitarist with Americana addicts Grand Drive is less preoccupied with youth on this album than the woes and disappointments of age....

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