So the day finally came. Our debut album “Divisions” was made available in its digital form, exclusive to our Pledge fanbase on Monday.
We would like to say publicly how much we appreciate everyones support and say a massive thank you to everyone who pledged with us. Without them we would not have been able to finish something that has been years in the making. We are super proud of the record. So again, thank you to all those people!
Also a big thank you to the super talented Jen O’Brien for the amazing photography for this album! Art direction and graphic design is by our own Pete Rundle.
The album is exclusive to our Pledgers for quite some time as our way of saying thank you, but the rest of you can catch us playing the album and some material on our upcoming european tour. Check back soon for the dates!
Our next Brighton show is at Marwood’s Cafe on the 9th September alongside our musical life twin Michael Baker, Kerry Devine and Alex KP! Click Here to find out more details about the show and we’ll see you all next Friday for a good old knees up…
Massive thankyou to the incredibly sexy crowd (photo above) line up and organisers who made the Fiddler’s Elbow Cider and Folk Festival such a stonking good time Sunday just gone, it was an absolute pleasure to play, despite some wicked hangovers.
Our next Brighton show sees us returning to Marwood’s Cafe on the 9th of September, headlining the smoking lineup of Michael Baker and Kerry Devine. Its a free show and is guaranteed to be a cracker, more details to come soon.
In other news, the end of our pledge campaign and the subsequent release of our debut record draws very close. The campaign has already exceeded all expectations we had and were very grateful to all of you who have pledged! For those who haven’t and would love to get there hands on our debut album, exclusively available through pledge pre order, there is still time! Just click Here and go pledgeing crazy.
To celebrate reaching 95% of our total in our Pledge campaign here’s a stripped back version of our single ‘New Moon’. Previously exclusive to our beloved Pledgers, we thought we’d give you others a tasty treat and try and entice you to pre-order our debut album. Only 15 days to go!
Click here to watch the stripped live version of ‘New Moon’…
And click here to go to our Pledge homepage and help us get those last 5% …
Today is a good day indeed. Our Pledge campaign reached over 70%, All us in Common Tongues really grateful for everybody had has got involved so far, releasing this record would not be possible with out you. So Thanks guys you are awesome, we can’t wait for you to hear it!
If you haven’t had a chance to have a look and see how you can help by pre-ordering our Debut Album swing over to the link below.
We have been creating some exclusive videos and alternative versions of songs to be sharing with y’all over the next month, so stay tuned for more updates!
We’ve also put our European wheels in motion with planning of our next tour for Germany, Holland & Switzerland, it is shaping up nicely indeed. So come November, we will be on the road and we couldn’t be happier. Stay tuned for dates. Keep getting in touch if you have a suggestion for a city you would like to see us play!
This Friday sees us winging our way into London to play at The Silver Bullet with Local Giants and Sion Russell Jones. Click here to get to the Facebook event for more information… Only £5 on the door!
Ahhh The Great Escape, Brighton’s own little SXSW. This weekend we’ll be playing a trio of shows around the city: Friday 20th 10pm at The Dorset headlining I SEE MONSTERS Alternative Escape lineup, Sat 21st opening up Hot Vox’s showcase 12 midday at The East Street Tap and finally slotted in to a Nick William’s jaw dropping lineup 5:30 at Marwood’s Cafe! And if you cant make any of those beauties then we’ll be streaming our concert live on FB from the Dorset on Friday 20th so keep your ears, eyes, limbs and appendages glued to our FB page for updates!
Here is the sexy artwork for the single ‘It Doesn’t Last Forever’ we released this week! Photo by the fabulous Jen O’Brien and design by our very own Pete Rundle. If you haven’t had a chance to check it out yet have a listen below!
This is our next London show, 29th of April at Camden Proud with fellow Brightonians Team New Band! We also share the stage with Secret Cameras and Gunner Who. Please click here to go to the FB page and click on going, and you can get your tickets here. A measly £5 before 10pm for 4 cracking bands, sounds like a no brainer to me. This evening is being put on by the lovely HotVox, to find a little bit more about what they do click here. See you all there!
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