We are delighted to announce the addition of Hector to the Blue Raincoat Artists roster. The Guadalajaran DJ and producer has gone from being a Phonica Records clerk in London to an international headliner with his own label, party & clothing line. Hector joins us along with his manager Josh Fisher who will work as part of the BRA team.
Let’s Eat Grandma Release ‘I’m All Ears’ LP To Critical Acclaim
Let’s Eat Grandma recently released their second album ‘I’m All Ears’ to overwhelmingly positive press. Described as “remarkable”, “exceptional”, “daring”, and “extraordinary”, the album received numerous 5* and 4* reviews from the likes of the The Guardian and The Times. It was also album of the day on BBC Radio 6. Congratulations to Rosa and Jenny – you can check out their largely successful album below.
Cigarettes After Sex Release ‘Crush’
Cigarettes After Sex return with new single, ‘Crush’, the first new music from the band since the release of their eponymous debut LP last year. The single has seen great endorsement from Spotify having been added to New Music Friday playlists in over 15 countries. Cigs continue to tour and will be supporting Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds on select North American dates this October. Listen to ‘Crush’ below.
Sparks Launches New Website
Our Berlin based booking agency Sparks has renovated it’s site, check it here.
Let’s Eat Grandma Feature In Q Magazine & Dork
With the release of their second album imminent, Let’s Eat Grandma’s ‘I’m All Ears’ has been attracting a lot of attention from heavyweight industry publications. The latest edition of Q magazine dedicates two pages to the duo with a 5 star lead album review. The girls also feature on this months cover of Dork, who describe the album as “brilliant, fresh and sounds like The Future”. ‘I’m All Ears’ is out June 29. Listen to singles from the album, ‘Falling Into Me’ & ‘It’s Not Just Me’ here
ABISHA Unveils Video For ‘Project X’
New Music And Live Sessions From Jalen N’Gonda
Jalen N’Gonda’s debut EP ‘Talking About Mary’ has landed. Featuring three brand new tracks, and an acoustic version of ‘Holler (When You Call My Name)’, the track that stirred up a lot of interest in the young soul singer back in 2016.
Jalen N’Gonda recently joined Robert Elms on his BBC Radio London show for a live performance of the lead single ‘I Guess That Makes Me A Loser’ and also featured on the aesthetic digital music platform COLORS with a soulful rendition of ‘Don’t You Remember’, also from the EP. Listen to ‘Talking About Mary’ in full below.
Francesca Lombardo Releases ‘Eye Ring’
Francesca Lombardo has released ‘Eye Ring’ taken from her forthcoming debut album, ‘Life of Leaf’. The single, already receiving support from the likes of Electronic Groove & Decoded Magazine, was hailed by Resident Advisor as “one of her best tracks in recent memory”. Released on May 18 , ‘Eye Ring’ is available to stream or download now via the link below.
Seb Zito Signing
We are pleased to announce that Seb Zito has joined Blue Raincoat Artists & K-lings for management and bookings. His affiliation with FUSE, Infuse and his own label – Seven Dials, have laid the foundations for a solid career with both Seven Dials EP’s receiving huge support and debuting at No1 on Juno recently.
Jalen N’Gonda Releases New Single And Announces Headline Show
Jalen N’Gonda has released “We Fell Out Of Love”, the second single taken from his forthcoming debut EP ‘Talking About Mary’. The follow up to “I Guess That Makes Me A Loser” was released on April 20 and has been picked up by Spotify’s ‘New Music Friday’ playlists around the world. Jalen will also be playing a headline show at The Islington on May 30. You can listen to “We Fell Out Of Love” below and buy tickets to the show here.