Francesca Lombardo Releases Rain
Francesca Lombardo has released her new single, ‘Rain’. The follow up to ‘Eye Ring’ which was hailed by Resident Advisor as “one of her best tracks in recent memory.”
Both songs are taken from Francesca’s impending debut LP ‘Life Of Leaf’, which is out next month on the newly rebooted Cooltempo imprint.
You can listen to ‘Rain’ below.
Self Esteem Signing
Blue Raincoat Songs are excited to have signed Self Esteem, the solo project of Slow Club’s Rebecca Taylor. Self Esteem will release her debut album ‘Compliments Please’ on March 1st via Fiction Records.
Francesca Lombardo Releases Music Video To ‘Eye Ring’ And Announces New Single
Francesca Lombardo has released the long awaited visual accompaniment to lead single ‘Eye Ring’, taken from the forthcoming ‘Life of Leaf’ LP. The video dropped along with news of Francesca’s next single from the album, ‘Rain’, which is landing in January 2019.
Let’s Eat Grandma’s End Of Year Accolades
It’s been a great year for Let’s Eat Grandma, winning big at both the AIM & Q Magazine awards. Now they look to be seeing out the year in a similar fashion as they receive more praise for their sophomore album ‘I’m All Ears’.
The lead single from the album, ‘Hot Pink’ ranked 7th on The Guardians’ ‘Top 100 Tracks of 2018’ and featured in Time Out’s ‘The Songs That Made 2018’, whilst the album has been featured in multiple publications ‘albums of the year’ lists including; The Independent, The Line Of Best Fit, Uncut Magazine, Rough Trade, Bristol In Stereo, and Mojo Magazine.
Listen to the album below.
Let’s Eat Grandma Win Q Award For Best Album And Announce Patten Remix
Huge congratulations to Let’s Eat Grandma after winning Best Album for ‘I’m All Ears’ at the Q Magazine Awards Last Night. This continues their run of success having picked up Best Sophomore Release last month at the AIM awards.
The duo have also released a new remix of ‘Falling Into Me’ courtesy of Patten which is out now. They will be touring Europe in the coming months supporting CHRVCHES. Check out the full list of dates here and listen to the album below.
Malena Zavala Releases ‘Aliso: Live at The Pool’
William The Conqueror Release New Single & Announce UK Tour
William The Conqueror have released ‘Bleeding On The Soundtrack’, the first single from the forthcoming album of the same name.
The band have also announced a 10 date tour of the UK, including shows in London, Manchester and Leeds. You can see the full list of dates and purchase tickets here.
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.