Jalen N’Gonda Awarded Tour At The Montreux Jazz Talent Awards
A huge congratulations to Jalen N’Gonda who has been announced as the winner of the ‘Fairmont European Tour Award’ at this years Montreux Jazz Festival. The prize will see Jalen embark on a tour of four dates playing at Fairmont Hotels in London, Barcelona, Hamburg and Montreux. Dates for the tour are yet to be announced.
You can watch his award winning performance here.
Blue Raincoat Music Success At The AIM Awards
After a successful night at the AIM Independant Music Awards we’d like to give a special mention to our winning artists.
Phoebe Bridgers, Blue Raincoat Artist’s latest signing, won ‘International Breakthrough Of The Year’.
Let’s Eat Grandma, of Blue Raincoat Songs, picked up the award for ‘Best Sophomore Release’, with their critically acclaimed album ‘I’m All Ears’.
Also pleased to say Tracey Thorn, from Everything But The Girl, was presented with one of the most prestigious awards of the evening for ‘Outstanding Contribution To Music’.
Blue Raincoat Music At The AIM Awards
Congratulations are in order for Let’s Eat Grandma, Cigarettes After Sex & Phoebe Bridgers who have been nominated for a total of 7 awards across 4 categories in this years AIM Independent Music Awards.
Let’s Eat Grandma’s ‘I’m All Ears’ is a contender for both Best Sophomore Release & Independent Album Of The Year. Their lead single ‘Falling Into Me’ is also up for Independent Track Of The Year.
Cigarettes After Sex and Phoebe Bridgers are both nominated for International Breakthrough Act Of The Year. Phoebe’s debut ‘Strangers In The Alps’ joins Let’s Eat Grandma in the nominations for Independent Album Of The Year and her track “Motion Sickness” from the album is also nominated for Independent Track Of The Year.
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.
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
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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.
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.
Malena Zavala Releases Debut Album
Malena Zavala has released ‘Aliso’, her debut album containing the acclaimed singles ‘Should I Try’ and ‘If It Goes’ plus the latest ‘A Vision That’s Changed’ release. Written, recorded and produced by Malena, the LP draws inspiration from the women in her family and her hometown of Argentina. Already receiving critical acclaim, the LP was tipped by the Sunday Times as ‘Folkie Of The Week’ and received a 4 star rating from The Guardian. Listen below.