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April 2014

  • 23 Apr
    Fiction
    Nick Mulvey Announces Debut Album

    This morning, Nick Mulvey announced his debut album First Mind, released May 12th. You can get the beautiful album track 'Ailsa Craig' right now if you pre-order the album on iTunes.

    The album is also available as a limited edition 12" heavyweight vinyl with spined sleeve, printed on reverse board with a matt finish and includes a digital download of the full album - pre-order here. If you fancy getting it on CD, we have a limited edition digipack with 16-page matt finish booklet available - pre-order here.

    Nick recorded the album in Streatham last September and October, with producer Dan Carey.

    Full album tracklisting is:

    1. First Mind
    2. Fever To The Form
    3. April
    4. Juramidam
    5. Cucurucu
    6. Ailsa Craig
    7. Meet Me There
    8. Nitrous
    9. Venus
    10. I Don't Want To Go Home
    11. The Trellis
    12. The World To Me

    Nick will be on a UK tour next month:

    3rd March - Glee Club, Birmingham SOLD OUT

    4th March - The Harley, Sheffield

    5th March - Electric Circus, Edinburgh

    8th March - Art Bar, Oxford SOLD OUT

    9th March - Central Library, Liverpool

    10th March - Arts Club, Norwich

    11th March - The Scala, London SOLD OUT

    Tickets are going fast so get yours now from his website: www.nickmulvey.com 

     

  • 22 Apr
    Fiction
    Fiction's favourite b-sides

    We've collected all our favourite Fiction b-sides. We hope you like:

    Fiction's favourite b-sides

  • 21 Apr
    Fiction
    Little Matador Debut Album OUT NOW

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    The time has come...Little Matador's self-titled debut album is OUT NOW.

    Get the rock 'n' roll album on iTunes now. It includes the single "Stitch Yourself Up" and you can check out the strip-club set video for it on VEVO - look out for the twist.

    A limited edition 12" red vinyl with spined sleeve, satin finish and digital download of the full album is available now from our store. They are hand-numbered by the band so go get yourself one. A digipack with 8-page, satin finish booklet is also available on our store here.

    Formed by Snow Patrol guitarist Nathan Connolly and including Dave Magee, Troy Stewart, Gavin Fox and Binzer Brennan, this band have already toured with the likes of Queens Of The Stone AgeNine Inch Nails  and Jimmy Eat World.This year they've got lots of gigs lined up:

     

    APRIL

    24th - The Venue, Derby, UK

    25th - Cavern Club, Exeter, UK

    26th - The Louisiana, Bristol, UK

    28th - The Old Blue Last, London, UK

    29th - The Railway, Winchester, UK

    MAY

    1st - Sound City, Liverpool (Zanzibar club night), UK

    3rd - Live at Leeds, UK

    4th - Stag and Dagger, Glasgow, UK

    8th - The Great Escape, Brighton, UK

    JUNE

    28th - Royal Hospital, Dublin, Ireland (supporting Biffy Clyro)

    JULY

    4th - Sonisphere Festival, Knebworth, UK

    11th - T in the Park, Balado, UK

    13th - Wakestock Festival, Llyn Peninsula, UK

    AUGUST

    17th - Belsonic, Belfast, UK (supporting Biffy Clyro)

     

    For tickets, head to Little Matador's website.

     

    Follow the band online:

    Twitter 

    Facebook 

    YouTube 

    SoundCloud

    Instagram

  • 21 Apr
    Fiction
    Locke - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

    The new Tom Hardy film Locke  came out in cinemas last Friday 18th April and to coincide with this we have released the original motion picture soundtrack, composed and performed by Dickon Hinchliffe. 

    The film follows one man, Ivan Locke, whose life unravels during one car journey. It is emotionally driven and the music beautifully accompanies. Check it out on iTunes now. 

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  • 15 Apr
    Fiction
    Fict10n top singles

    We thought we'd make some playlists of past and present releases. First up is our top singles playlist which includes the likes of Elbow, Ian Brown, Detroit Social Club,2:54, The Bees ad Filthy Dukes. Have a listen to it here - Fict10n top singles

March 2014

  • 31 Mar
    Fiction
    Kaiser Chiefs New Album OUT NOW

    Kaiser Chiefs' number 1 album, 'Education, Education, Education & War' is OUT NOW!

    You can get it on standard CD and LP (single heavyweight 12" + 2-track 7" with two exclusive tracks + digital download card) or on iTunes.

     

    The album tracklisting is as follows:

    1. The Factory Gates

    2. Coming Home

    3. Misery Company

    4. Ruffians On Parade

    5. Meanwhile Up In Heaven

    6. One More Last Song

    7. My Life

    8. Bows & Arrows

    9. Cannons

    10. Roses

     

    Ben H. Allen III produced the record in Atlanta, Georgia during September and October and was mixed by Michael H. Brauer at Electric Lady Studios in New York.

    Enjoy!

  • 31 Mar
    Fiction
    Nick Mulvey 'Meet Me There'

    The video for Nick Mulvey's lovely new single 'Meet Me There' (released May 11th) is now live - click here  to watch.

    The single was first played as Zane Lowe's Hottest Record on BBC Radio 1 on Thursday 26th March. You can stream the full track on Soundcloud and pre-order it on iTunes now, along with the b-side 'Cucurucu - Live from Emmanuel United Reform Church'. 

    Nick's debut album First Mind is released May 12th and you can get the beautiful album track 'Ailsa Craig' right now if you pre-order it on iTunes.

    The album is also available as a limited edition 12" heavyweight vinyl with spined sleeve, printed on reverse board with a matt finish and includes a digital download of the full album - pre-order here. If you fancy getting it on CD, we have a limited edition digipack with 16-page matt finish booklet available - pre-order here.

    Nick recorded the album in Streatham last September and October, with producer Dan Carey.

    Full album tracklisting is:

    1. First Mind
    2. Fever To The Form
    3. April
    4. Juramidam
    5. Cucurucu
    6. Ailsa Craig
    7. Meet Me There
    8. Nitrous
    9. Venus
    10. I Don't Want To Go Home
    11. The Trellis
    12. The World To Me

     

     

  • 2 Mar
    Fiction
    Cucurucu - Nick Mulvey's new single

     

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    2014 is set to be a brilliant year for Nick Mulvey, kicking off with his next single Cucurucu, first played on BBC Radio 1 as Zane Lowe's Hottest Record. It is available now as a download which includes the B-side 'Vetiver' - get it here A limited edition 7" vinyl will be released tomorrow which includes a special B-side - a live recording of 'Nitrous' at the Emmanuel United Reform Church in Cambridge. You can pre-order it on our store.

    The beautiful video for 'Cucurucu', directed by James Morgan and produced by Johnny Langeheim, is available to watch here Let it be your escape today...

     

    Nick will be touring the UK in the coming months: 

    3rd March - Glee Club, Birmingham

    4th March - The Harley, Sheffield

    5th March - Electric Circus, Edinburgh

    8th March - Art Bar, Oxford

    9th March - Liverpool Central Library, Liverpool

    10th March - Arts Club, Norwich

    11th March - Scala, London

    19th May - Gorilla, Manchester

    20th May - Village Underground, London

     

    For tickets head to Nick's website. 

     

January 2014

  • 20 Jan
    Fiction
    elbow - The Take Off and Landing of Everything

    The elbow boys are back with their sixth album The Take Off and Landing of Everything, OUT NOW. If you haven't already, you can get the album on iTunes  or head to the Universal store to get the LP, CD and Deluxe CD

    Full tracklisting is:

    1. This Blue World
    2. Charge
    3. Fly Boy Blue / Lunette
    4. New York Morning
    5. Real Life (Angel)
    6. Honey Sun
    7. My Sad Captains
    8. Colour Fields
    9. The Take Off and Landing of Everything
    10. The Blanket of Night

    You can watch the beautiful and nostalgic video for 'New York Morning' here.

  • 3 Jan
    Fiction
    White Lies BIG TV artwork wins Art Vinyl Award

    We are very pleased to announce that Michael Kagan's painting Pilot 2 that graces the cover of new album BIG TV by White Lies is the winner of Best Art Vinyl 2013

    Check out the display of all nominated artworks in the London, Birmingham and Oxford branches of the Malmaison hotel chain until January 31st.

    Have a read of the full announcement via the BBC here

     

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