This year we’re thrilled to be hosting a Heavenly Recordings stage at The Brighton Great Escape Festival.
Our showcase is at Horatio’s Bar at the end of Brighton Pier, and happens to be one of our favourite venues in town.
Taking place on Friday 18th May between 12pm & 4pm – our line-up is here to bring you the new Heavenly Sounds of 2018.
Our headliners are 77:78, The Bees Tim Parkin & Aaron Fletcher’s new project. Joining them we have French multi-instrumentalist Halo Maud, Hatchie from Australia, Detroit singer-songwriter Anna Burch & audiobooks the brain child of David Wrench & Evangeline Ling.
HEAVENLY AT GREAT ESCAPE EVENT INFO HERE
The Great Escape Festival runs from Thursday 17th May until Saturday 19th May.
This year The Orielles, Boy Azooga & Dan Stock are also playing the festival.
All our artists will be appearing across the festival over the three days, with shows all around the city.
We’re also throwing a Heavenly Party at the Photomatic shop on the Friday evening from 5.30pm.
Here there will be some stripped back in-store performances and a chance to dress up & take snaps in their awesome Photo Booth!
THE GREAT ESCAPE LINE-UP & TICKETS
Poster Artwork: Caio Wheelhouse
We’re big fans of DRINKS here at Heavenly and today see’s the collaboration of Cate Le Bon & Tim Presley release their second album ‘Hippo Lite.’
The record follows 2015’s ‘Hermits On Holiday‘ which we released! ‘Hippo Lite’ comes out today on the fabulous Drag City.
Our friend at Caught by the River Diva Harris has penned a review of the record for The Quietus & her words have made this release and even more enjoyable listen.
READ THE REVIEW HERE
PURCHASE ‘HIPPO LITE’ HERE
Confidence Man have Remixed fellow Australians, the DMA’S, “into the bad boy party animals they were always destined to be.”
Check out the band’s remix of ‘For Now’ here:
Artwork c/o Tom McShane
Good friends of ours have opened a fantastic new record shop in Hackney, ‘Stranger Than Paradise Records.’
We’ll be heading down to the official shop opening party on Friday where the legend David Holms (of Unloved) will be DJing in-store 7pm until late.
There is a full licensed bar and it’s open until late…
Expect the unexpected!
Mare Street Market
89/115 Sreet, Hackney
E8 4RT – Entry via Westgate Street
Andrew Weatherall’s Moine Dubh label presents a new irregular residency at The Social on Little Portland St over 4 events in 2018 . .
The first event with feature Fireflies (Nina Walsh & Franck Alba) with poet Jo Duggan, Lowroad, Barry Woolnough and Alain Maclean with Andrew DJing.
TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE
📻 Minimal chat and plenty of good music…Our Carl on Soho Radio
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There is a new record shop that’s opened in Hackney, set up by good chums of ours.
Check out ‘Stranger Than Paradise’ in Mare Street Market, 89-115 Mare Street, Hackney, London E8 4RT (entry via Westgate Street).
Follow ‘Stranger Than Paradise’ on Twitter & Instagram.
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