Jan 19, 2015
CARIBOU VIBRATION ENSEMBLE : CVE Live 2011 is available now digitally and in a limited LP version, which includes a beautiful poster by Jason Evans and Matthew Cooper, and music featuring Four Tet, James Holden, Ahmed Gallab of Sinkane, and the quartet of horn players who recorded on ‘Swim’: Kyle Brenders, Colin Fisher, Rob Piilonen and Steve Ward.
All profits to Gendered Intelligence in memory of engineer and dear friend of the band Julia Brightly.
Here's of a full concert video from the same tour at All Tomorrow's Parties festival 2011 featuring Marshall Allen, bandleader of the Sun Ra Arkestra:
Directed & Edited by Fay Milton.
Jan 15, 2015
The Guardian's Alexis Petridis waxes lyrical on why Dan Mangan's 'Club Meds' is 'the one album you should hear this week':
Jan 14, 2015
THE LONGEST MIXTAPE : 1000 Songs For You from CARIBOU
Click the cover art to play the mixtape:
Jan 12, 2015
Happy release day Dan Mangan!!! From the broadsheets to the blogosphere, ‘Club Meds' is making waves - check out some of the praise below.
You can buy the record now via iTunes, Amazon or via our label shop.
“Once you turn on and tune in to these meds, it’s pretty hard to drop out.” - **** The Guardian
"Mangan emerges a songwriter re-energised, unashamedly impassioned and literate, a man unmistakably eager to make a lasting mark.” - 8/10, Drowned in Sound
“Beautiful and intriguing at the same time” - 7.5/10, The 405
"It’s a confident stride in the right direction, at ease in its cosy darkness.” - The Skinny
“An unexpected gem” - ***** Guitarist Magazine
“A bold move from a rapidly developing talent” - **** Q Magazine
“Very impressive stuff.” - 8/10, Uncut Magazine
City Slang is extremely excited to announce the signing of London-based Cristobal And The Sea; a proper European union of a band, if there ever was one. The quartet hail from four corners of our diverse continent. They are: Alejandro Romero from Spain (bass/vox), João Seixas from Portugal (guitar/vox), Leïla Séguin […] READ ON
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In early 2011, Tindersticks were commissioned by the In Flanders Fields World War One museum in Ypres, Belgium to create the soundscapes for the new permanent exhibition commemorating the centenary of the Great War and beyond. Tindersticks response was to write, record and produce a continuous, orchestral score to accompany the visitor on their emotional journey through the unique story of […] READ ON
City Slang is excited to announce the release of the Nada Surf digital collection, B-Sides, on September 22nd. B-Sides consists of previously unreleased tracks and bonus material (track listing below) from the band’s four previous studio albums (Let Go, The Weight Is A Gift, Lucky, and The Stars Are Indifferent To Astronomy), many of which have never […] READ ON
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It's soul music! And truly universal; uniting rhythm and styles from our world over to help you move, relate and be, Sinkane’s Mean Love rolls like an emotional, existential history of the artist. Co-produced with long-time Sinkane collaborator and childhood friend Greg Lofaro, Ahmed Gallab has created an altogether unique compound of sound, stylistically nostalgic and ultramodern at the […] READ ON
Cristobal And The Sea
Dec 9, 2014
Calexico - Splitter (Live Session at Latitude 2013)
Jul 23, 2013
Anna von Hausswolff
Funeral For My Future Children
Jul 2, 2013
Sod In The Seed (Live at The Old Market, Brighton)
Nov 9, 2012