NEW MUSIC: VASHTI BUNYAN 'HEARTLEAP' LP (VIA SPINNEYSONGS)

Vashti Bunyan | 10/10/14

Nine years after ‘Lookaftering’, her last album of new material, legendary British singer-songwriter Vashti Bunyan returns with a breathtaking new LP. Recorded largely in her home studio, ‘Heartleap’ (Fat Cat Records) is a unique and entrancing collection of ten songs forming what Vashti is adamant will be her final album. SPOTIFY

NEW WRITER: KING JAMES & THE SPECIAL MEN (JIMMY HORN)

King James & The Special Men | 25/09/14

Domino welcomes "the champions of New Orleans classic R&B…" -Alex Rawls, My Spilt Milk

Hot. Sweaty. Raw. Soulful. King James & The Special Men sound like New Orleans on wax, and they represent the Crescent City like no other. Rhythm & Blues ("Rock and Roll", as it's referred to outside of New Orleans) was born in "The City That Care Forgot" during the late 40's/early 50's in the years after WWII, and these very special men... Read more?

GOLD PANDA

Nearly three years after the release of his debut album 'Luck Shiner', Gold Panda announces his second album 'Half Of Where You Live', released on his own NOTOWN Recordings (and Ghostly International in America). The intervening period saw Gold Panda touring the world multiple times around and absorbing influences and probing potential new avenues of creative exploration on a handful of interim releases, leading to what feels like the definitive studio return of the Essex-born producer. It was, of course, 'Lucky Shiner' that propelled the unassuming south-easterner into a world of ever changing territories and accelerated life experiences. The blog... Read »