Here’s a quick update of what we’re planning for the first part of 2011.
Alright the Captain
We have just confirmed that first Field release of 2011 and it will be “SNIB” by Alright the Captain on the 7th February and will contain 10 tracks recorded by me.
The track listing for “SNIB” by Alright the Captain is:
1. ROSTOV COULD GET IT
2. NEO TOKYO
3. MEGA MEGA DRIVE
7. PEANUT WORM
8. SOUNDTRACK YOUR DEATH
9. HONEY BADGER
They are also planning lots of live dates around the time:
January 13th @ Vibe bar, London w/ Talons
January 29th @ The Vaults,Derby w/ I’ll eat your face
January 30th @ Jam Cafe, Nottingham w/ Axis of
February 18th – 26th : UK TOUR
April 15th – 25th : EUROPEAN TOUR
You can also check out the first track off the album on a couple of compilations that can be downloaded for free
From OneBeat “One Beat is proud to announce it’s first annual compilation, available for free download to all. Featuring some of our favourite music from 2010, the 17 track compilation features the likes of Talons, LaFaro, Mimas, run, WALK! and many more amazing bands.”
A Cheery Wave From Stranded Youngsters: An Instrumental/Post-rock Compilation (Issue One)
A free download album showcasing some of the best bands on the contemporary British post-rock/instrumental scene. Featuring Alright the Captain, Flies Are Spies From Hell, Karhide, What the Blood Revelled, Upcdownc and loads more
The second release will be the new album “Mistress of Ghosts” by Atlantis on the 11th April. I don’t have the track listing yet but it’s going to be mastered by Magnus Lindberg (Cult Of Luna, Switchblade, EF…).
Khuda are back form Europe a little earlier than expected because the van finally let them down. But not wanting to rest as soon as the van and all their gear is back in the UK they are going to press on with finishing off the writting of their second album and tour as much as possible. The first tour will be in February with Manatees(http://www.myspace.com/manateetheband)
Karhide is just putting the finishing touches on a Christmas track that should be finished fr next week to be given away free on their Bandcamp site.
We have started tracking for their first ever single ‘Coronal Mass Ejection’ and you can check out the progress on Facebook here.
More news as we get it!