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The Quireboys announce September 2020 London live shows and launch Hell Raiser Campaign

Hard Rock Hell (HRH) are global players in Live, Label, and Media – they manage bands, sign bands, promote bands, broadcast bands, stage & write about them – so it seemed natural for HRH to create a fund-raising platform the likes of which has never been seen before – and launch it with a truly unique campaign!

Click here to visit The Quireboys Hell Raiser Campaign.

InMe live in London 2019

We were treated to a quick 20 minute taster set by Oxygen Thief. The contrast between the bright flashes of the strobe lighting and the dark room, complimented their heavy yet bouncy music style. Oxygen Thief are a folk punk and rock band, interchanging between acoustic and electric. Barry Dolan was originally an acoustic but loud solo act. Later forming the current three piece band with Neil on bass and Ben on drums, in 2013.

Sebastian Straw to release debut solo album “Welcome Yesterday” on October 18th 2019

Straddling the fine line between indie rock and Britpop, Sebastian Straw presents his new single “My Friend”, a catchy song that foreshadows the album “Welcome Yesterday”, to be released in mid-October via Seahorse Recordings.

His lyrics are both emotional and serious. “My Friend” tells the story of a  dear and trusted comrade - both humble and  stubborn, vying to face his  difficulties alone, silently declining any help from his friends.

The Waterboys - Where the Action Is

I was reading a few reviews about this album, and one in particular stuck out. One from a newspaper, you know the 4-5 line ones, where you wonder if the reviewer even bothered listening to the album or just “googled” some and came up with some quote… the album was dismissed as sounding dated… in that case the band and it’s sizable audience must have been happily living out of the hip bubble for ages, but isn’t that what timelessness is?
 

InMe launch music video for new single “Blood Orange Lake”

Ahead of the September dates of their “Jumpstart Hope” tour, iconic British rock band InMe have unveiled their latest video single, “Blood Orange Lake”.

Supporting their upcoming release of their seventh studio album with a run of performances throughout the UK, InMe’s lyrically haunting and powerful “Blood Orange Lake” is the third single taken from “Jumpstart Hope”, which will arrive in stores and online in the not-too-distant future.

David J to release new solo album “Missive to an Angel from the Halls of Infamy and Allure” on October 18th 2019

David J (Bauhaus, Love and Rockets) has announced he will embark on a European and UK tour in support of his album “Missive to an Angel from the Halls of Infamy and Allure”, a highly ambitious and intensely personal, self deprecating, confessional song cycle, which details a period of profound transition. A culmination of everything David J has created thus far, It will be released on double vinyl, CD and digitally as of October 18th, 2019, via London-based Glass Modern Records.