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The Darkness unleash album Easter Is Cancelled to the world

Marking the start of a sensational new era, Easter Is Cancelled is the first ever concept album from The Darkness. The ten-track album examines the role of the musician in the barbarous culture of the world today, and their almost divine responsibility to challenge the establishment – something that most rock’n’roll artists[…]

Swim Deep release first album in four years

Today, Swim Deep have released their first album in four years with Cooking Vinyl. Following the self-induced hiatus, Emerald Classics materialises personnel changes, friendships revived, relationships requited and sees the original axis of Austin and Cav return together with a steely confidence and a collection of their most fully-fledged pop songs yet. […]

The Darkness Signed to Cooking Vinyl

We’re excited to announce the signing of legendary rock band The Darkness! Pre-order their new album coming later in 2017 from Pledge Music.   A message from the band: Rejoice children of the world! In September of this annus rockabilis, and with the help of those excellent people at Cooking[…]

Special 30th Anniversary Shows The Lexington (London)

To celebrate its 30th birthday, Cooking Vinyl, have announced three intimate live events at The Lexington in  London, on December 5th, 6th & 7th. These performances will feature past and present Cooking Vinyl artists with lots of surprise guests. Headliners are Turin Brakes, Lewis Watson and Billy Bragg. Tickets, priced[…]

Billy Bragg & Joe Henry have finally released ‘Shine A Light’!

Recorded While Travelling Across America By Train Shine A Light Features Songs Originally Made Famous By Hank Williams, Lead Belly, The Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers, Glen Campbell, Gordon Lightfoot & More Like many a British musician before him, Billy Bragg, bard of Barking, singer songwriter, political activist, and musical historian[…]

‘Deap Vally – Femejism’ out now!

Deap Vally, the Los Angeles duo comprising Lindsey Troy and Julie Edwards, return to the fray with their brilliant new album, Femejism out now! Recorded in studios in Downtown Los Angeles and The San Fernando Valley, the album was produced by the band themselves and with Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ guitarist[…]

Party Smasher Inc. signs global deal with Cooking Vinyl

Party Smasher Inc., the multi-faceted collective founded by Ben Weinman (The Dillinger Escape Plan, Giraffe Tongue Orchestra), has announced a global partnership with Cooking Vinyl. A network for cultural saboteurs of various disciplines – music, art, fashion, and beyond – Party Smasher Inc. was established by Weinman in 2009 as[…]

Reverend and The Makers ‘Mirrors’ OUT NOW!

Reverend and The Makers ‘Mirrors’ OUT NOW! ‘Inspired – the best album of their career’ – NME   Reverend & The Makers release their eagerly anticipated fifth album, Mirrors.  Mirrors was recorded at 2 Fly Studios Sheffield and Geejam Studios in Jamaica and was produced by Dave Sanderson with additional[…]

The Pretty Reckless sign to Cooking Vinyl

Cooking Vinyl are excited to announce the signing of former ‘Gossip Girl’ star Taylor Momsen’s NYC-based band, The Pretty Reckless. “It feels awesome to partner with a label that truly understands rock music and we are looking forward to a great run”. – Taylor Momsen The band will release their[…]