Cigarettes After Sex Signs To Blue Raincoat Artists
Cigarettes After Sex, hailed by fans and critics alike as one of the most important bands to emerge in recent years, have become part of our Blue Raincoat Artists family in a deal that involves their manager Ed Harris joining our artist management division.
Harris will be based in New York and will continue to manage both Cigarettes After Sex and psychedelic band Celebration. This arrangement marks our first step into managing alternative bands, alongside our impressive roster of electronic music artists and DJs.
Hailing from Brooklyn New York, Cigarettes After Sex currently boasts well over 50 million streams on Spotify and 150 million views on YouTube. They have been acclaimed by BBC 6 Music DJ Lauren Laverne as “the sound of 2017”. Singles ‘K’ and ‘Apocalypse’ were met with widespread acclaim and their 2017 tour continues to sell out across the world. The band released their self-titled debut album last month, listen to it below.
South London Ordnance Releases ‘Parallel Window’ EP
Francesca Lombardo Releases ‘Terra’
Francesca Lombardo returns to her own Echoe label for its sixth release, offering a two tracker of club ready weapons with ‘Terra’ (premiered by Magnetic Magazine) and ‘Fragole’ (premiered by Complex). Currently exclusive to Beatport and available soon on all other platforms, ECHOE006 is already a staple selection for some of the world’s leading DJs. Not one to be missed!
Ultravox Reissues Now Available To Preorder On Pledge Music
We will reissue Ultravox’s ‘Lament’ and ‘Return To Eden’ on audiophile ready 180g vinyl in both limited and standard formats. CD versions of the definitive editions are also available in new expanded deluxe packaging. Single editions, vinyl bundles & test pressings are now available to pre-order through Pledge Music.
The Michael Schenker Group Album Reissues
Here at Chrysalis Records we are set to release four classic Michael Schenker Group albums cut from the original 1/4” production masters. ‘The Michael Schenker Group’, ‘MSG’, ‘Assault Attack’ & ‘Built To Destroy’ (using the original US LP mixes) will be available on limited 12” vinyl picture discs and on heavyweight 180g quality black vinyl, pre-orders via Pledge Music.
Chrysalis Records Partners With Everything But The Girl
At Chrysalis Records, we are very happy to announce our global partnership (excluding Japan) with Everything But The Girl. This entails a long-term licensing agreement, where we will distribute and promote the band’s albums, from ‘Eden‘ to ‘Amplified Heart’, the latter featuring record-breaking chart hit, ‘Missing’. In addition this partnership represents LPs: ‘Walking Wounded’ and ‘Temperamental’ for North America.
Chrysalis Records To Release ‘The Best Of Suzi Quatro: Legend’
Suzi Quatro has personally selected and curated a 20 track collection of her classic tracks for ‘The Best Of Suzi Quatro: Legend’. It features recently remastered versions of her biggest hits including ‘Can The Can’, ‘48 Crash’, ‘Devil Gate Drive’ and ‘Stumblin’ In’. Our release is available on gold coloured double vinyl, including a limited number of signed copies, as well as on CD and via Download. Pre-order now from Pledge Music.
Jalen N’Gonda Signing
New Cabbage EP – ‘The Extended Play Of Cruelty’
Cabbage have announced their latest EP ‘The Extended Play of Cruelty’, featuring 5 tracks set for digital release come July 21, then available on CD, cassette & 10” green vinyl from August 25. You can pre-order your copy including signed versions here and listen to the first single ‘Celebration Of A Disease’ below.
The band will also be on the road throughout September and October, embarking on their ‘The Healing Brexit Towns Experiment Tour’. See full list of dates and buy tickets here.