LT--flowers-news

New Literature Thieves material – King of Cups / Rain

Manchester based folk-pop trio, Literature Thieves are proud to release their newest single King of Cups / Rain, a double A-side that sounds like the taste of whiskey under a full moon. Since the release of their debut EP ‘Moon Stories from the Glass Mountain’ the group have had a busy year of successful gigs, house shows, festivals and soap star cameos, singing at an [...]

SFW-comp-web

Competition, Diffidence and Glory – Songs For Walter FREE download

Songs For Walter aka Laurie Hulme is back with another slice of folk pop, this time armed with a banjo and a story about his Grandfathers philosophy, communism and constitutional stance about Laurie changing his university course to politics. The title is taken from the philosopher Thomas Hobbe’s ‘Leviathan’ of which Laurie studied during his time at university. Hobbes says that ‘ungoverned man would be [...]

SaraLowes_Marc_Riley_NEWS

Sara Lowes / Debuts new material on 6 Music

The prolific Sara Lowes debuted new material from her forthcoming album on Marc Riley’s 6 Music show on Tuesday 4th February at 7pm - you can listen HERE We are pleased to announce Sara’s new album ‘The Joy Of Waiting’ will be released early summer on double vinyl, CD and download. Proceeded by a new single in March. Plenty more news about the new material soon, meanwhile [...]

trove-loaf2

Red Deer Club x Trove x Festive Folk Pizza Night

We are back at one of favourite venues in South Manchester. Trove is one of those places where you just feel at home, super relaxed vibe, great coffee, freshly baked bread, lovely food and now with the addition of Red Deer Club. A match made in heaven. On Sunday 8th December we will be hosting a Festive Folk Pizza night featuring Literature Thieves + special [...]

SFW-nicksong-news

FREE download – Songs For Walter – ‘Nick’s Song’

Laurie Hulme’s alter ego, Songs For Walter is back with Nick’s Song, a sly nod to one of the greatest songwriters of all time. This latest release is a non-album track, available as a free download via soundlcloud and the Red Deer Club website. Building a momentum to release a free single ‘every so often’, Laurie is considerately growing a steady following leading up to [...]

RDC_BBQ_AUG

Red Deer Club BBQ / Saturday 24th August

We return to The Beagle for another dose of all day action from four amazing bands and a roster of esteemed DJS, all for free. Food will be supplied by Guerrilla Eats. Saturday 24th August / 1pm – late (Free entry) The Beagle, 456 Wilmslow Rd, Chorlton, Manchester LIVE : Racing Glaciers – A 5 piece band from Macclesfield, UK. They seem to write music [...]

6-music

Sara Lowes / 6 Music ‘Take Over’ (of sorts)

To celebrate the success of Sara’s current release ‘All For The Dream (With The Means Of A Well Planned Getaway)’ she has been invited on Radcliffe and Maconie 6 Music show for a little bit of a chat about her music PLUS a live session with Marc Riley! On Monday 29th July Sara will be ‘fresh’ from the Cloudspotting Festival and will be chatting live [...]

greenman2-web

Literature Thieves / Green Man Rising

The ever amazing Literature Thieves are this year in the running to play The Green Man Festival, a small competition called Green Man Rising is currently in full swing. Literature Thieves are in the top 35 bands out of 400 and we need YOUR help to get them in the top THREE. There’s quite a long way to go, but it’s definitely worth the push! [...]

cloudspotting-web

Cloudspotting Festival / 26th – 28th July

When home grown talent shines through like this festival, you know it’s time to return to the grassy field of East Lancashire. Being from similar stomping ground, this grassroots organisation has pulled together an amazing line up, including four from our roster! Now in it’s third year, Cloudspotting Festival takes place in Gisbuurn forset, a new site to them, but we are guaranteed a great [...]

SaraLowes-web2013

Sara Lowes / New release out NOW

Sara Lowes is back! We are very proud to announce that Sara has returned* to the label. The triumphant homecoming is in the form a brand new mini album entitled, All For The Dream (With The Means Of A Well Planned Getaway) which is available NOW. Sara has produced her strongest material to date, the mini album is now streaming in it’s full glory, have [...]