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2018, Essex, Ethan Johns, in-store, Live, Southend, The Black Eyed Dogs -

Ethan Johns joins us for a gig in the shop to launch his new record, Anamneis on Sunday 12th August at 2pm. It's free entry, and all ages are welcome.On this latest album you'll hear shades of Townes Van Zandt, The Grateful Dead, Hawkwind, Richard Thompson and The Band.Ethan has worked with Ryan Adams, Paul McCartney, Laura Marling, Kings Of Leon, Robyn Hitchcock, and loads more, and released four solo albums. Pre-order the record >> HEREFacebook Event Page >> HERE

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2018, creation records, gig, in store, instore, live, new album, One For The Ghost, Pete Astor, south record shop, south records, Southend, Tapete, The Loft, the weather prophets -

Pete Astor is a bloody legend (mate). He was in Creation Records darlings The Loft and The Weather Prophets, amongst many other great bands. You may have seen him play in Southend earlier this year, when we brought him to town. If not, now's your chance to make amends as he's playing the shop, for free, on a Saturday afternoon (no excuses). He also has a great new record out in February, which you can order HERE Facebook Event Page - HERE  

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adcx, blues, doom, essex, gigs, in store, live, music, record shop, record shops, records, rockabilly, soul, south, south record shop, south records, southend, space rock, steve hooker -

We have a couple of in-stores coming up in the next few weeks, both from Southend acts, and both well worth your time: Saturday 1st July, 1pm - ADCX (space-doom rock). More info HERE Sunday 9th July, 1pm - Steve Hooker (rockabilly blues and soul). More info HERE Both are free entry and all ages are welcome

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Brendon Massei, essex, gig, in store, instore, live, record shop, records, south, south record shop, Southend, viking moses -

Viking Moses will be playing a free gig at lunchtime on Saturday 27th May. He'll be performing at the Railway the night before, but playing a completely different set here. More info - Facebook Event His songs have been covered by fans such as Malcolm Middleton, Devendra Banhart, Slow Club, etc, for a tribute album. Viking Moses, AKA Brendon Massei, achieves a special balance of warmth and command, with familiar melodies that draw listeners in and oblige them to stay. Strongly lyrical songs are played out through tunes that flirt with pop, soul and Americana, all strung together with a unique...

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essex, gig, in store, live, muertos, record shop, record shops, records, shop, south, southend, trouble in mind, ultimate painting, video, wrong way -

We've had a couple of in-store gigs this week, both bands that played last year.  The first was Ultimate Painting, who were here promoting their recently released third album on Trouble In Mind and we then had Muertos down to play for the release of their debut EP on Wrong Way Records. Below are a couple of videos of what you would've seen/or what you missed.   We have Saint Leonard's Horses playing on Thursday 10th November, and then The Faux, the world's only tribute to The Fall, playing on 3rd December.  Check the Events link for more info.  ...

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