Arp reviewed this weeks singles for Clash music. Words of wisdom here:
Check out our ass-shaking, ace new video for “Two Doves On A Lake” (released by Domino on Monday 8th December).
The llustrated video was hand-loved and directed by renowned artist Stevie Gee – http://www.steviegee.com - who also designed the sleeve for Wild Crush.
We have recorded a live session for Danielle Perry’s show on XFM which is her session of the week this week. You can here us ripping through a track each night on 104.9fm or online here:
We shall be ripping it up at Lost Map records Halloween bash in Edinburgh on 31st October.
Dress code: SINISTER SIBLINGS & FREAKY FAMILIES.
Full details of the night, involving various bands and dj’s:
The lovely folk of Tank Magazine dropped by to Islington Assembly Hall (ahead of our show there back in May) and recorded this version of Cluster Up & Hover.
Check out Bo Ningen’s fabulous acid-freakz version of ‘In White Relief’.
Really chuffed to be able to share a spaced out disco remix by the legendary and inspirational Carter Tutti (aka Throbbing Gristle and Chris & Cosey).
We have been added to the Santander music festival on August 1st.
hi-fi sci-fi lo-fi low-lifes vertical lifting diagonal shifting hollering wallowing love wins I’m in simmering shivering bone shakes hip breaks skeletal grooves mental moves. Death defying love uniting bongo bangs bong-a-thon.
it’s by Aiice Cohen who has previously directed videos for Maria Minerva and Majical Cloudz.
In White Relief is released on Domino on Monday 25th August 2014 - more exciting news to come on that..
We deeply apologise to anyone who was coming to see us play at Les Ardentes, but due to unforeseen circumstances we have had to cancel this appearance.
We are excited to be making our debut appearance in Norway on 13th September.
Tou Scene, Kvitsoygt 25, 4014 Stavanger, Norway
We shall be appearing live and direct at Montreux Jazz Festival on Monday 7th July.
10:00pm at the Rock Cave
There has been a change to our scheduling at Best Kept Secret Festival, NL. We shall now be playing on Friday 20th June.
We have joined the lineup for this years Latitude Festival. We will playing on the BBC6 music stage on Sunday 20th July.
A different track from Wild Crush will be played on each BBC6 show through the day..
there is a slightly tenuous ‘famous singers theme’ - enjoy!
We have confirmed appearances at a few more European summer festivals, including Belgium, Spain & Sicily.
check Live page for details.
More to come!
We are up for Steve Lamacq’s BBC 6music Rebel Playlist - please vote for “We Are Floating” here: (down the page on the right hand side)
We made a video for We Are Floating. It’s our new single and you can see the video here
Tune in to XFM between 7-10pm each day this week where our upcoming single ‘We Are Floating’ is single of the week on the Danielle Perry show!
We shall be appearing at the excellent End Of The Road Festival this August.
For full line up, tickets etc: End Of The Road
We are greased to announce we have a new lp - ‘WILD CRUSH’ - which will be released on the ** 19th May ** on Domino Records.
Featuring Capitol K and Duke Garwood, with artwork by Stevie Gee, ‘W.C.’ will be available on all formats, including a special ltd run of clear-purple vinyl for those heads who are quick!
The tracklisting goes like this:
Two Doves On A Lake
In White Relief
We Are Floating
Love To Pin You Down
Lori From The Outer Reaches
Cluster Up and Hover
Glory, Sweat, and Flow
Hunch Your Body, Love Somebody
We will be out playing some shows through May/June, check the live page for details.
Listen to the “Two Doves On A Lake” here
We will be turning out for a Domino night in celebration of Independent Venue Week at The Half Moon in Putney, SW London, on 28th January.
Special guests are Glaswegian fire brand rock and roll trio, The Amazing Snakeheads.
Independent Venue Week is a 6 day long series of gigs running from 28th January through to the 2nd Feb with 18 participating venues including Glasgow King Tuts, Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach and York’s Fibbers bringing artists, labels and promoters together to celebrate these treasured venues.
Doors open at 8pm so join us for a much needed blast of revelry as January draws to a close. We’re making it a party and a Domino Mart stall will be open with various giveaways for those first early birds through the doors as well as Domino DJ’s providing the party jams. It’s going to be a night to remember!
Those with their ears to the ground (or digital radio) might have heard the as-ever-on-the-ball Marc Riley spinning a new A.B.O. tune “I Was A Dead Duck” this week.
We had the pleasure of recording this very limited edition 7” for Dan Carey’s new Speedy Wunderground label, a couple of weeks ago.
The track was recorded one day, he mixed it the next and it was mastered that week. It’s out there…
more info here: speedywunderground.com
A.B.O. are confirmed to appear at this years Green Man Festival in Brecon, Wales. The place to be; the Far Out Stage, Saturday 17th August.
For more info/tickets etc: http://www.greenman.net/artist/archie-bronson-outfit