From the forthcoming album by Sally Ironmonger, recorded at Ranscombe Studios, a song about getting bogged down in the bureaucratic, form-filling, call-waiting, time-wasting, mud of life.
Rastko’s first album ‘Love, hate and twists of fate’ was recorded in August 2016 at Ranscombe Studios in Rochester and is released on the Vacilando ’68 label. http://www.rastkomusic.com
Ranscombe Studios now have a custom built plate reverb unit, built by Tim Webster and myself (Jim.) It is based on the original EMT plate designed in 1958 . Plate reverbs were found in all top studios up untill the late 80s when digital reverbs became a more affordable option. The great thing about plate verb is that you have a totaly unique sound according to taste, and many classic studios were known for … Read more
Here’s a clue… Suzi Chunk at Ranscombe Studios, Rochester recording her third single “Got Up And Gone” b/w “Find The Morning” on 11th June 2016
‘GOT UP AND GONE’ b/w ‘FIND THE MORNING’ A BRAND NEW SINGLE RELEASE FROM SUZI CHUNK ON LIMITED EDITION 7″ ORANGE VINYL! Once again in collaboration with Groovy Uncle songwriter Glenn Prangnell, the new, groovy single from Suzi Chunk- recorded earlier this year at Ranscombe Studios – follows on from the highly acclaimed ‘Look Back And Laugh’ (2012) and ‘Barefoot In The Car Park’ (2014). Release date: 1/9/16 Label: Trouserphonic Cat No: … Read more
… up here for now 😀
http://www.theartsdesk.com/new-music/cd-xylaroo-sweetooth There are many ways to push musical boundaries. Some artists, from Albert Ayler to Can to Sunn O))) and far beyond, do it sonically. Xylaroo are not a band in this vein. Consisting of east London-based sisters Holly and Coco Chant, their music dramatically sparks listeners’ sensibilities through other means. On one level their strummed pop could be dismissed as something a friend might come up with, off the cuff, around … Read more
to buy some hula hoops and a toffee crisp for Brendan and came back with this instead …..
Bewildered, blowing hard and sopping wet right through come Brigadier Ambrose, covered from head to toe in increasingly sparse layers of tar, flour and feathers and shouting very, very loudly…. http://music.brigadierambrose.com/track/buoyancy-aids
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b078jntt Xylaroo featured on Steve Lamacq RoundTable last night with their second lovely single “On My Way” . scoring 8/10 across all the guests