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Quantum Pig release futuristic video for new single “Statement of Intent”

Ahead of the online and physical release of their debut album “Songs of Industry and Sunshine” on February 1st, 2019, the Carl Sagan, Queen and Husker Du-inspired duo Quantum Pig have recently unveiled the slick, futuristic video single for “Statement of Intent”.

Watch the “Statement of Intent” video below.

Moes Anthill - Quitter

Moes Anthill is a band that was formed in 2011 by vocalist and guitarist Mario Moe Schelbert, who’s also the main man behind the songwriting. The music style is a blending among rock, folk pop, folk rock, americana, acoustic pop/rock, atmospheric pop and alternative folk along with some modern touches. It’s not that “weird” or complex as it sounds, especially if you think of artists like Elliott Smith, Lou Reed, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen, Van Morrison, John Mellencamp and so on.

Quantum Pig to release debu album “Songs of Industry and Sunshine” on February 1st 2019

Following the recent announcement of their signing to White Star Records and the release of lead single “Citizen and State”, Quantum Pig - the Carl Sagan, Queen and Husker Du-inspired duo - are pleased to announce the tracklist, artwork and pre-order details of “Songs of Industry and Sunshine”, which will arrive online and in stores on February 1st, 2019!

Ian Prowse plays Christmas show on December 22nd in Liverpool and anounces May & June 2019 UK Tour

Ian Prowse returned to the airwaves of BBC 6 Music last month as part of T-Shirt Day.

Once again, Ian plays his now legendary Christmas show on Sat Dec 22nd at The 02 Academy in Liverpool. Support comes from Liverpool’s own Nasher and Tommy Scott & Phil Hartley from Space. Get your tickets here.

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Nik Mystery to release debut EP “When” on December 14th 2018

Nik Mystery, the new synth-laden project from guitar hero Mike Dawes, Grammy-nominated singer Spencer Sotelo (Periphery) and Finnish producer Jukka Backlund, will release their debut EP, “When”, on December 14th, 2018.

The trio has posted the song “Now” as an early preview. Check it out below.

Lene Lovich announces March 2019 UK Tour

March 2019 sees the Lene Lovich Band taking to the road to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Lene’s classic debut album “Stateless”. Containing the smash hit “Lucky Number” and other perennial Lene favourites including “Home”, “Say When”, “I Think We’re Alone Now” and the celebrated ballad “Too Tender to Touch”, “Stateless” was an immediate success when it was first released by cult post-punk label Stiff Records, and has held its place in fans’ affections for four decades.

Quantum Pig signs to White Star Records and reveal first single “Citizen and State”

Citing a diverse palette of influences that adventures through the likes of Carl Sagan, Queen, Husker Du and beyond, Ian Faragher and Mark Stevenson, otherwise known as Quantum Pig, are thrilled to announce their signing to White Star Records.
 
Commenting on their induction to the White Star Records “family”, Ian Faragher remarks:
“It’s the perfect home for us. We’ve been huge fans of John Mitchell’s work for years, whether that’s as a songwriter, musician or producer. We couldn’t have found a better fit in terms of our intentions for the band going forward”.
 

The Black Queen announces February & March 2019 North American Tour

The Black Queen, the alternative/electronic outfit featuring Greg Puciato (The Dillinger Escape Plan), Josh Eustis (Telefon Tel Aviv/Puscifer) and Steven Alexander Ryan (Nine Inch Nails/A Perfect Circle technician), have announced their first, full North American trek with dates kicking off on February 22nd.