In the run up to the release of new album ‘Wild Imagination’ and UK tour in June, Sweet Baboo has released the title track.
“I’m hoping that the sentiment of the song is pretty universal,” says the Welsh musician who performs at The Lexington on 15 June. “As with a lot of this album, I wanted to convey the same sense of hope and joy I feel when I listen to Robert Wyatt or Arthur Russell singing.
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The Sundowners and Edgar Jones & The Joneses are heading out on a national co-headlining tour in support of their upcoming albums on cult Liverpool label Skeleton Key Records.
They reach The Lexington on 1 May, with support from Cut Glass Kings. Tickets are available here.
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As Froth prepare for the release of their new album ‘Outside (briefly)’ on 24 February, the Los Angeles band have announced their London return – and released the video for their latest single.
Singer/guitarist JooJoo Ashworth, drummer Cameron Allen, bassist Jeremy Katz, and guitarist Nick Ventura play The Lexington on 9 June as part of a UK tour that includes an appearance at The Great Escape.
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L.A. Witch are sharing their reverb-soaked punk sounds with London.
The trio hit The Lexington on 18 February as part of a full UK tour.
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This week EZTV release their new album ‘High In Place’. In November they hit London.
The three-piece from New York City support Merchandise at The Lexington on 2 November, before headlining The Lock Tavern on the 6th. Continue reading EZTV are ‘High In Place’ in London
Mothers | The Lexington | 17 August
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“It’s not that sad,” smiles Kristine Leschper after opening Mothers’ set with what sounds very much like a sad song. “It’s really a love song.”
During the next hour, such unexpected revelations keep coming. Musically unpredictable, the band’s frequent and surprising time changes transform mood and intensity from one moment to the next, as Leschper’s unique voice, equally capable of defiance and fragility, keeps pace. Her lyrics too are at once intimate and empowered, their directness cutting through the complex arrangements.
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Mothers are headed back to London in August as part of a UK tour.
The new shows are in support of the deluxe edition of their debut album, ‘When You Walk A Long Distance You Are Tired’.
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