NEW MUSIC: CONOR OBERST 'UPSIDE DOWN MOUNTAIN' LP (WORLD EX US/CA)

Conor Oberst | 24/07/14

'Upside Down Mountain' (2014 Nonesuch Records) is the critically acclaimed new solo LP from Bright Eyes singer-songwriter Conor Oberst. Featuring many a friend including musician/producer Jonathan Wilson, engineer Andy LeMaster, bassist Macey Taylor, multi-instrumentalist Blake Mills, and the Swedish sibling folk-rock vocal duo First Aid Kit, it's beauty is perfectly illustrated by this, the video for single 'You Are Your Mother's Child'. SPOTIFY

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NEW MUSIC: KING CREOSOTE - FROM SCOTLAND WITH LOVE

King Creosote | 22/07/14

King Creosote’s first album since his Mercury-nominated collaborative record with Jon Hopkins (Domino Publishing), 'Diamond Mine', 'From Scotland With Love' was created in collaboration with director Virginia Heath and Producer Grant Keir as an audio-accompaniment to a poetic documentary film of the same name, to be released for the Commonwealth Games this summer. Featuring archive footage but no narration or interview, the film works around themes of love and loss, war, resistance, emigration, work... Read more?

BILL WELLS

Bill's story is long and complex; a self-taught musical visionary from Falkirk. Bill has been able to build profitable liaisons around an open-minded Glasgow music scene, finding that groups like The Pastels, Future Pilot AKA, Telstar Ponies and Belle & Sebastian rate his music very highly, and are happy to collaborate with him. The first of these associations to really register is this highly rated sound-clash with Future Pilot AKA on Domino, which is the start of an ongoing musical partnership, now at a point where The Pilot, Sushil K. Dade, simply refers to Bill as 'The Co-Pilot'.