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BABYMETAL Launch New Album METAL GALAXY

Japanese metal band BABYMETAL have released their third LP METAL GALAXY. To celebrate, the band will be playing a sold-out Los Angeles show this evening at The Forum where they are bringing their huge, Japanese arena production to North America for the first time. The show is one of the[…]

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. […]

Indie pop quartet Fickle Friends sign to Cooking Vinyl

Cooking Vinyl has just announced a new signing with Fickle Friends to a worldwide artist services deal, following the success of their major label released debut top 10 album (#9) ‘You Are Someone Else’, which has amassed over 100 million streams across digital streaming platforms and was followed by a sold out 10-date[…]

The Darkness Release ‘Heart Explodes’

Following the release of ‘Rock And Roll Deserves To Die’ from the upcoming concept album ‘Easter Is Cancelled’, The Darkness share their joyous new lyric  video to ‘Heart Explodes’. Having been featured in Spotify’s New Music Friday last week, the ambitious track accompanies an animated lyric video that draws upon[…]

Cooking Vinyl signs The Psychedelic Furs for first studio album in 29 years

Cooking Vinyl welcomes post-punk icons The Psychedelic Furs for the release of their first studio album in almost three decades. Following speculation about new material, the album is set for release in 2020. Since their debut in 1979, The Psychedelic Furs became a pioneering band in the early days of MTV[…]

Noah Gundersen announces fourth record Lover

Highly acclaimed Seattle indie-folk artist Noah Gundersen has announced the release of his highly personal fourth full-length record Lover. “This record is deeply personal,” says Gundersen about Lover. “It’s about love, it’s about failure, it’s about drugs, it’s about sex, it’s about age, it’s about regret, it’s about itself (very meta,[…]

Will Young heads toward fifth Number 1 album with Lexicon

Following the release of his seventh studio album Lexicon on June 21st, British pop icon Will Young looks set to achieve his fifth number 1 record. It is his first full-length album release since the success of 85% Proof, which was released four years ago and also topped the charts at number[…]

Will Young releases long-awaited seventh album Lexicon

UK pop icon Will Young has released his long-awaited seventh studio album Lexicon. It is Will’s first full-length record since 2015’s chart-topping 85% Proof and is also his first release through an independent label. The former Pop Idol star has spent the last two decades at the heart of pop and remains a[…]

Reverend & The Makers announce Best Of release

Sheffield rock ‘n’ rollers Reverend & The Makers have announced a compilation of their most loved tracks, spanning their career so far. Titled the ‘Best of Reverend & The Makers’, the double album offers a huge variety and includes fan favourite from their debut ‘Heavyweight Champion Of The World‘ and their most recent single[…]

Lewis Watson releases touching single ‘Meant For Me’

Oxford singer-songwriter Lewis Watson has returned with a touching new single titled ‘Meant For Me‘. This follows the acclaimed 2017 release of his second album ‘Midnight‘. Speaking about his emotional new single, Lewis says, “‘Meant For Me’ is a song written about overcoming everything to be with your one. it’s[…]

Swim Deep Announce New Record Emerald Classics

Indie quintet Swim Deep have announced details of their new record Emerald Classics, out on October 4th. This news comes after the album’s lead single ‘To Feel Good‘ was recently hailed as Annie Mac’s Hottest Record on Radio 1. Emerald Classics follows the Birmingham band’s 2015 release of Mothers and their US tour[…]

Dotan drops brand new single ‘Numb’

After almost six years of no official releases, Dutch singer-songwriter Dotan is back with ‘Numb‘. This fresh new single proves to be his boldest sound yet after his 2014 record ‘7 Layers‘ achieved multi-platinum success with its ‘Numb‘ is the first of many powerful songs to come which confirms Dotan’s highly-anticipated return[…]

‘Lucy Spraggan – Today Was A Good Day’ out now!

“As much poetry as it is songwriting” – Dermot O’Leary (Radio 2) Lucy Spraggan is in a good place and wants to share it with the world –– today she releases her fifth studio album ‘Today Was A Good Day’. Lead single ‘Lucky Stars’ has now had over half a[…]

Lamb released their new album ‘The Secret Of Letting Go’ today!

“Impressive… sparkling and soaring… redolent of John Barry’s Bond work” Classic Pop Lamb’s seventh album – The Secret of Letting Go – is released today. The Secret of Letting Go is all about the space between sounds. From album opener Phosphorus’ minimalist harmonics to the dying choral embers of One[…]

‘When I’m Alone: The Piano Retrospective’ Out Now!

After releasing her stunning top 10 record ‘Castles’ last year, Lissie has returned in 2019 with ‘When I’m Alone: The Piano Retrospective’- an evocative collection that reinterprets songs from her first decade in music, as well as exceptional covers of Fleetwood Mac and The Dixie Chicks. Proving that her past[…]

‘The Song Diaries’, the new album from Sophie Ellis-Bextor out now!

Sophie Ellis-Bextor has released her new orchestral greatest hits album The Song Diaries. Sophie’s Orchestral Greatest Hits is her seventh studio album and is the follow-up to her recent album Familia and previous record Wanderlust, both of which charted in the Top 10 and marked a change in musical direction[…]

The Waterboys and their new album ‘Where The Action Is’ out 24th May

“Joyous…audacious.” ★★★★ MOJO magazine “Mike Scott’s resurgence continues apace.” – Uncut magazine “A timeless but contemporary classic.” ★★★★★ Nigel Williamson, Hi Fi Choice “’Big Music’ in all its forms, remains very much Scott’s.” ★★★★ Classic Pop Continuing the blazing trail set by 2015’s acclaimed Modern Blues and 2017’s top ten-reaching[…]

Jon Fratelli’s new solo album ‘Bright Night Flowers’ is out now!

Jon Fratelli – Multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and front man from The Fratellis announces details of a new solo album. ‘Bright Night Flowers’ has been released today. The new album includes the album’s title song ‘Bright Night Flowers’ and ‘Dreams Don’t Remember Your Name’. You can order and listen to the album[…]

How Nina Nesbitt fought the pop machine and found herself

The music industry can be brutally casual sometimes, as Scottish-Swedish songwriter Nina Nesbitt discovered. But two years after her debut album Peroxide, the singer found herself floundering, with little communication from her record label and an album that was ultimately shelved. In 2016, she took to Facebook to announce she’d[…]

DAM – BEN HAANA WA MAANA’ out 7th June!

The Palestinian hip-hop group DAM announced their new album Ben Haana Wa Maana, out 7th June. . This is DAM’s third studio album, following up their acclaimed Dabke on the Moon (Nudbok al Amar) – is a bold commentary on heated political and cultural issues told through intricate and powerful[…]

‘Echo’, Saint Raymond’s brand new single

Saint Raymond has released his brand new single ‘Echo’, a bright indie-pop anthem and his first release with Cooking Vinyl. He releases the song today as he celebrates the start of his UK headline tour, which kicks off this evening in Norwich and will see him play 16-dates across the[…]

Seth Lakeman released his stunning ninth solo album ‘The Well Worn Path’!

Fresh from his whirlwind world tour with rock legend Robert Plant, charismatic singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Seth Lakeman released his stunning, ninth solo album ‘The Well Worn Path’, out now! The new album includes his stand-out, upbeat track ‘Divided We Will Fall’, ‘Drink ‘Til I’m Dry’ and ‘She Never Blamed Him’. The[…]

‘Le Trio Joubran – The Long March’ – Out Now!

Le Trio Joubran – the Palestinian masters of the oud – released their new album The Long March. Brothers Samir, Wissam and Adnan Joubran have been touring the world with their ouds for the past 15 years, including at the likes of WOMAD in the UK. Through their mesmerizing music,[…]

Paul Kelly’s new album ‘Nature’ Out Now!

Paul Kelly is not just Australia’s greatest and most enduring songwriter. There is something that goes even deeper than that. His songs have a way of digging into the country in a way that few artists do, how it looks, feels, tastes, sounds. The joys and sorrows, achievements and follies.[…]

This Fall Deap Vally will hit the West Coast. Tickets are on-sale now!

This Fall Deap Vally will hit the West Coast. Tickets are on-sale now! Dates: 10/23 The Casbah @ San Diego, CA 10/24 The Wayfarer @ Costa Mesa, CA 10/25 Velvet Jones @ Santa Barbara, CA 10/30 The Echoplex @ Los Angeles, CA 11/6 BarFly @ Denver, CO 11/8 Valley Bar[…]

Passenger’s new album ‘Runaway’ out now!

“….packed with his trademark folky atmosphere, shimmering acoustics and haunting strings and piano” **** The Sun “Some of the most achingly lovely songs you’re likely to hear right now” 9/10, Americana UK “You can’t argue with the quality of Passenger’s heartfelt songs” **** Daily Star “…emotional and accomplished singer-songwriting” Sunday[…]

Rachel Stoewer talking at BBC Music Introducing Live

Rachel Stoewer (Head of Digital Marketing) will be speaking on the “Building A Following On Social Media” panel on Saturday 10th November with the likes of Huw Stevens, Martin Mills and DJ Target. Click below for more information. More info HERE introducinglive.co.uk

The Proclaimers’ new album ‘Angry Cyclist’ out now.

‘My favourite band of all time. They write the most spectacular songs, big hearted, uncynical passionate songs.’ David Tennant “Incredible passion. They inspired me. To me they were like a conscience… They were so honest, they were so genuine.” Kevin Rowland On 10th August The Proclaimers released their first album[…]

Embrace – Love Is A Basic Need (Orchestral) Out Now!

“All The Remains is a classic Embrace cut that’s good enough to sit alongside anything from their debut.” Music OMH “Ambitious ballads and lovelorn lyrics” The Sun Embrace released an orchestral version of their new album LOVE IS A BASIC NEED. The new album includes the orchestral versions of ‘All[…]

‘The Orb – No Sounds Are Out Of Bounds’ Out Now!

Alex Paterson’s longstanding electronic titans The Orb presented new album ‘No Sounds Are Out Of Bounds’, which as the title suggests finds them embracing an anything-goes new approach to creative freedom. Refreshing and reinventing the predominantly two-man set up with Thomas Fehlmann on the prior two albums (‘Moonbuilding 2703 AD’[…]

‘Live At Hammersmith’, the new live album of The Darkness out now!

“The Darkness’ live show remains an untouchable entertainment assault that schools bands of all eras and genres” – LA Weekly “In the doom and gloom of a maudlin music industry where shoe-gazing Ed Sheeran clones cloud the middle-of-the-road landscape, The Darkness provide the perfect antidote to get Britain smiling again.” – Daily[…]

Fantastic Negrito released his new album titled ‘Please Don’t Be Dead’

“Fantastic Negrito was, well, fantastic. …a brilliant, natural showman – the kind that take audiences out of their comfort zone and define festivals [with] the kind of backstory legends are made of” – The Guardian “The first great album of the post-Prince/post-Ali world… Tremendous” – Daily Mirror “Compelling” – Uncut[…]

Alison Moyet’s new live album ‘The Other Live Collection’ Out Now!

Ahead of appearing as special guest of Tears For Fears on their 11 date UK arena tour this spring, electronic pop pioneer Alison Moyet released ‘The Other Live Collection’. Over a 35-year recording career, three-times BRIT Award-winner and Grammy-nominee Alison Moyet has released 9 solo studio albums and a further[…]

‘Chas & Dave – A Little Bit Of Us’ Out Now!

Bona fide national treasures Chas & Dave return with a new album ‘A Little Bit of Us,’their first in over thirty years to feature brand-new Chas & Dave songs.  The album, released today on the duo’s rejuvenated ‘Rockney’ label is available on 12” vinyl, CD and digital download. The new album[…]

The Gun Club will re-issue three albums

“Why are these songs not taught in schools?” (Jack White) “…a band that deserves that demands more than just footnote status” (Q Magazine) “They cited both Creedence Clearwater Revival and the Fall as influences and were subliminally assimilated by the White Stripes.” (The Sunday Times) “Their brand of scummed-out, fly-by-night[…]

Lissie released her brand new album ‘Castles’!

“Her best album yet”- The Times “The most progressive music of her career” – The Independent 8/10 “Castles contains emotion as bare you’ll hear in any pop album ever” – The Line Of Best Fit 4* “Without much fuss, Elisabeth Corrin Maurus has quietly become one of the most vital[…]

Lucy Spraggan signs to Cooking Vinyl Records & Publishing

Cooking Vinyl are proud to announce the signing of singer songwriter Lucy Spraggan to both Cooking Vinyl Records and Publishing on a long-term global artist services deal. With over 50 million views on YouTube, well over 25 million streams on Spotify and having been the most Googled musician of 2012,[…]

‘The Fratellis – In Your Own Sweet Time’ has been released!

“The Glaswegian trio have crafted a record brimming with instantly hummable and witty lyrics” – The Daily Express “Tart brittle guitar riffs serve notice of their focus”- The Independent “A clever return” – The Mail “Bright and peppy pop and down-the-line stompers” – The Mirror Today, The Fratellis release their[…]

‘Embrace – Love Is A Basic Need’ has been released!

Embrace have released their new album LOVE IS A BASIC NEED today. 20 years into their recording career, Embrace are making an epic and emphatic return with their seventh studio album. With three #1 albums, six Top 10 singles, sold out arena shows and over two million album sales behind them,[…]

47SOUL released their first full-length studio album: Balfron Promise

47SOUL – the Arab electronic supergroup, with members from Palestine and Jordan– released their full-length debut BALFRON PROMISE out now! For the last two years the band have been living in London, and were temporarily residing in Balfron Tower-the setting of music videos by the likes of Oasis, The Verve[…]

‘Turin Brakes – Invisible Storm’ Out Now!

Turin Brakes don’t hang about. The estimable London 4-piece released their eighth studio album, followed by a major UK tour. The new album includes the tracks ‘Don’t Know Much’, ‘Would You Be Mine’ and ‘Wait’. After seven studio albums and a million records sold worldwide, Turin Brakes might’ve been excused[…]

Dolores O’Riordan – Martin Goldschmidt’s personal words

I am really sad about Dolores. She was a great Artist. She was troubled but had a big heart. On a personal note she was warm and generous and one of my favourite artists to work with. Once I went on a pub crawl in Limerick (her home town) where she[…]

Nina Nesbitt shares brand new track ‘Somebody Special’

“She has quickly become recognizable for her magnetic sound, which blends pop and RnB.” – PAPER Magazine “Nina Nesbitt represents the kind of tenacity and ability to overcome that is not often seen in the pop world.” – Metro “Taking it back to what she knows best with perhaps her[…]

Billy Bragg Mini Album ‘Bridges Not Walls’ has been released!

Billy Bragg, the protest singers’ protest singer, released a new mini album ‘Bridges Not Walls’ out now. Order here https://bbragg.lnk.to/BNW ‘Bridges Not Walls’ features all of the singles he has released over the summer plus two other gems that stand shoulder to shoulder with every song Billy has written in[…]

The Darkness New Album ‘Pinewood Smile’ Out Now!

”Who else would have the temerity to write a track about major commuting delays?” – Planet Rock ”An expletive-laden blast of rant-rock which will resonate with frustrated commuters everywhere” – Q Magazine ”Focuses its anger on the crumbling transport infrastructure of this once-great nation… with a lyric that lambasts the[…]

The Bronx – ‘V’ Out Now!

Los Angeles band, The Bronx, released its fifth album V today. The new album was produced by Rob Schnapf (Elliot Smith, Beck, FIDLAR) and has been released by ATO Records. The band shares the song Sore Throat. Singer Matt Caughtran says of the track: “ ‘Sore Throat’ is a crime scene.[…]

Noah Gundersen released ‘WHITE NOISE’ Out Now!

“Like a cinematic scene reaching its wistful apex” – Consequence of Sound “A new energy and the same captivating vocals as ever” – Gigsoup “Melancholy, beautiful pop that explores some of living’s hard questions” – Pop Matters Two years after the release of his highly acclaimed LP Carry The Ghost,Seattle[…]

Starsailor Announced latest Album ‘All This Life’ Out Now!

British quartet Starsailor, have released their brand new album All This Life, set for both physical and digital release via Cooking Vinyl. The triumphant lead track ‘Listen To Your Heart’ and the tracks ‘All This Life and ‘Take A Little Time’ are available to stream as well. Fans who pre-order[…]

BRAND NEW ANNOUNCE SCIENCE FICTION, FIRST NEW ALBUM IN EIGHT YEARS

Acclaimed rock band Brand New have released their long-anticipated fifth album, Science Fiction, on the band’s own Procrastinate! Music Traitors label. Produced by longtime collaborator Mike Sapone, Science Fiction is Brand New’s first new studio album since 2009’s Daisy. The album is available for purchase now. Alongside appearances at High[…]

DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION DEAL ALIBABA’s Streaming Service, XIAMI MUSIC, Teams Up With COOKING VINYL RECORDS

China’s largest music streaming service  Xiami (known for its innovative business model), has teamed up with renowned visionary music label, Cooking Vinyl Records, who have remained at the forefront of the ever-changing landscape of the music industry since 1986. Not ‘genre-specific’ nor musically limited, Cooking Vinyl is Xiami’s perfect partner in expanding[…]

Deap Vally’s Acoustic EP “FEMEJISM UNPLUGGED” OUT NOW

Deap Vally are back in the UK this week to kick off their summer live dates, celebrating the release of a new, acoustic EP, FEMEJISM UNPLUGGED, and revealing a newly-launched commentary between the band and their co-producer Nick Zinner (Yeah Yeah Yeahs) talking fans through their recent FEMEJISM album, playing now[…]

Nina Nesbitt Reveals New track ‘The Moments I’m Missing’ Out Now!

Nina Nesbitt is back! Today the singer-songwriter reveals her new track, ‘The Moments I’m Missing’. ‘The Moments I’m Missing’, written and produced by Nesbitt, is Nina’s most personal song yet.  Alongside the heartfelt, easily relatable lyrics is a swirling combination of delicate piano lament and intricately programmed beats, showcasing  Nina’s[…]

TLC’s New Album OUT NOW!

Their first new material in fifteen years, ‘TLC’ has been – as the opening lyric of ‘Way Back’ suggests – a long, long time coming.” This is the sound of a band not only reflecting on their sometimes-turbulent roots but also facing forwards, towards a bright future. New single ‘Way Back’[…]

Goldie New Album ‘The Journey Man (Deluxe)’ Out Now!

MOBO Award-winning songwriter, DJ, producer, visual artist and actor Goldie (MBE) released a new double album ‘The Journey Man’ that is out now. The album comprises two parts, 16 brand new tracks in total, all written and produced by Goldie. It also features a host of collaborators handpicked by Goldie[…]

Gogol Bordello Brand New Album ‘Seekers and Finders’ Out August 25th

Renowned gypsy punk band GOGOL BORDELLO have released the new single ‘Walking On The Burning Coal’ from their upcoming seventh album Seekers and Finders which comes out August 25th via Cooking Vinyl. The song premiered on Consequence of Sound who characterize the song “as contemplative as it is emboldening, the verses finding Hütz examining[…]

’68 New Album ‘Two Parts Viper’ via Cooking Vinyl America Out Now!

“…closer in style, decibels and straight-up attitude to Nirvana’s legendary Bleach.”  – ALTERNATIVE PRESS “Taking an equal mixture of rock, hardcore and blues, Scogin and McClellan fiercely come together to create the sonic blast of adrenaline many Chariot fans naturally expected, while still being able to give the new material[…]

Thea Gilmore’s New Album ‘The Counterweight’ Out Now!

“The best British singer-songwriter of the last ten years – and then some” –Uncut  “Unarguably one of the finest singer-songwriters of her generation” –Sunday Times Culture  “The best wordsmith of her generation” –The Independent Thea Gilmore’s brand new studio album The Counterweight, released through Cooking Vinyl, is available to order now.[…]

‘Amanda Palmer and Edward Ka-Spel – I Can Spin A Rainbow’ Out Now

Amanda Palmer & Edward Ka-Spel’s eagerly anticipated album, I CAN SPIN A RAINBOW. CD, LP, and digital download are available now! I CAN SPIN A RAINBOW marks the first full-length collaboration between Palmer and Ka-Spel, founding member of visionary Anglo-Dutch psychedelicists The Legendary Pink Dots and one of her greatest artistic[…]

TLC Announces New Album Out June 30th

TLC confirm new album details, share new instant-grat track ‘Haters’ Released June 30th and available to pre-order now  “TLC’s anthems of respect and empowerment stood out above all others…genre-defining pioneers” Guardian “One of the most confounding acts to enter the mainstream…upending expectations of what an all-female group should sound like” The Quietus “The[…]

Dingwei Announces New Album ‘Untied’ Out June 23rd

Recorded at some of London’s most iconic studios, including the legendary Abbey Road and AIR, Dingwei’s new LP, Untied is a remarkable sonic progression from one of China’s most successful female singer/songwriters. Featuring contributions from Suzanne Vega, who sings on an English version of Gypsy and Dominic Miller, the record[…]

Maxïmo Park’s New Album ‘Risk To Exist’ Out Now!

Alternative pop experts Maxïmo Park have released their sixth studio album, ‘Risk To Exist’, available on Daylighting/Cooking Vinyl from April 21st. ‘Risk To Exist’ sees Maxïmo Park on blistering form, bringing together their trademark hook-laden melodies and sense of urgency with off-kilter rock, soulful grooves and pop sensibilities. Informed by the[…]

‘Ron Sexsmith – The Last Rider’ out now!

Ron Sexsmith released a new album, The Last Rider on April 21st 2017 on the Cooking Vinyl label. ‘The Last Rider’ features 15 new Sexsmith original songs that are by turns happy, sad, romantic, bittersweet, uplifting, spiritual and witty. Recorded at The Bathouse studio on Lake Ontario near Toronto, sessions for[…]

‘Me And That Man’ debut album ‘Songs of Love and Death’ out now!

ME and THAT MAN released their debut album, ‘Songs of Love And Death’ via Cooking Vinyl today. ME and THAT MAN is a meeting at the crossroads; Nergal, the charismatic visionary, free thinker and frontman of Behemoth, one of the most infamous and increasingly successful bands in extreme music and British/Polish[…]

The King Blues’ album ‘The Gospel Truth’ out now!

The King Blues are thrilled to announce their brand new album “The Gospel Truth” will be released by Cooking Vinyl on April 14th (it really will be a Good Friday). Recorded in London in 2016 and produced by Mike Moore, the record is an infectious mix of ska punk and[…]

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[…]

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lewis watson’s album ‘midnight’ out now!

Oxford-based singer-songwriter Lewis Watson has released his newest album ‘midnight’ through Cooking Vinyl today. Lewis stepped away from the limelight to refocus and work on new material. Regaining full control, he was able to take his time writing songs that fully explored his experience and talent and, with a wealth[…]

Alison Moyet ‘Other’ Album Release and World Tour

On June 16th Cooking Vinyl presents ‘Other’ – the brand new album by pop legend and relentless explorer Alison Moyet. “For me, making a record at this age, lyrically, is a different proposition. Observation in most cases replaces emotion. The invisibility of middle/aged woman rather thrills me and instead I[…]

Goldie has announced his new album ‘The Journey Man’ out June 16th

MOBO Award-winning songwriter, DJ, producer, visual artist and actor Goldie (MBE) will release a new double album ‘The Journey Man’ on June 16th. The album comprises two parts, 16 brand new tracks in total, all written and produced by Goldie. It also features a host of collaborators handpicked by Goldie[…]

‘Raphael Doyle – Never Close’ is out now!

Raphael Doyle is back with his new album ‘Never Close’. In 2016 Raphael began to have trouble gripping his plectrum at gigs, and after various tests he was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease. His son Louis and old friend Tom Robinson were keen to record a definitive Raphael Doyle album,[…]

‘Cooking Vinyl 1986 – 2016’ – 30th Anniversary Box-set Out Now

Over the years Cooking Vinyl has been home to an eclectic and diverse range of artist and its recent roster has included Billy Bragg, Marilyn Manson, Richard Ashcroft, Madness, James, Frank Black, Gary Numan, Amanda Palmer, The Pretty Reckless, Suzanne Vega, Alison Moyet, The Cult, Lissie, Royksopp and The Prodigy[…]

Cooking Vinyl visited Palestine along industry peers ahead of Palestine Music Expo (PMX)

Martin Goldschmidt (Cooking Vinyl) joined Martin Elbourne (Glastonbury), Malcolm Haynes (Glastonbury), Mark Meharry (Music Glue) Scott Cohen (The Orchard), music biz journalist Larry LeBlanc and Beckie Sugden (X-Ray Touring) last month in Ramallah, Palestine for a ‘dry run’ for the Palestine Music Expo, taking place in April 2017, which aims to[…]

‘Trivium –Ember To Inferno: Ab Initio’ is out now!

Trivium’s hard-to-find 2003 debut album, Ember To Inferno is out now alongside a deluxe edition which includes previously unreleased material containing the band’s earliest recordings – “Ruber” (the “Red Demo”), “Caeruleus” (the “Blue Demo”) and “Flavus” (the “Yellow Demo”). “The purpose of this release is to show the very early beginnings of[…]

‘Chas & Dave – Not Just Anuvver Beano’ out now!

“They are rock royalty and I love ‘em.” Sir Bradley Wiggins The inimitable Chas & Dave, a bonafide British institution, celebrate an incredible 4 decades since their debut album, with the release of a double live CD and DVD entitled “Not Just Anuvver Beano” through Cooking Vinyl on Friday 28th[…]

‘The Dillinger Escape Plan – Dissociation’ is out now!

Dissociation, out now, is a product of the recent collaboration of the band’s Party Smasher Inc. label with Cooking Vinyl and promises to be their most adventurous album to date. The premiere single, “Limerent Death”, Weinman says “is one of my all-time favourite DEP songs. I feel that this song[…]

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[…]

‘Paul Kelly – Death’s Dateless Night’ out now!

Lennon & McCartney, Hank Williams, Cole Porter, Townes Van Zandt, Leonard Cohen and Stephen Foster are among the songwriters represented on this CD out now. Some albums are inspired by love. Others are created out of heartbreak. Paul Kelly and Charlie Owen’s first-ever collaboration, Death’s Dateless Night, came about because[…]

‘FEEDER – All Bright Electric’ has been released!

Following a hugely successful Big Top Headline slot at this summer’s Isle of Wight festival, British rock heroes FEEDER (Grant Nicholas & Taka Hirose) released their stunning new studio album ‘All Bright Electric’. The band’s 9th album released via Cooking Vinyl is out now. ‘Universe of Life’, the first single, is[…]

Tracklisting and Artwork Reveal

We’re incredibly happy to be able to reveal both the full product artwork and tracklisting for the 30 Years Of Cooking Vinyl boxset, featuring 70 tracks from the last three decades. CD Boxset                                   […]

‘Lissie – Live At Union Chapel’ has been released!

“Don’t be deceived by US folk singer Lissie’s gentle demeanor; she’s got the sort of agreeably huge voice that catches you off guard and stops you in your tracks.” – Red Bull Music The album features 13 solo acoustic songs recorded at Lissie’s Union Chapel show in London last year,[…]

‘Giraffe Tongue Orchestra – Broken Lines’ is out now!

New York, NY – With 5 Grammy nominations and 2 wins; Golden Gods, Kerrang! And VH1 awards; headlining slots in many major festivals and countless Top 10 albums and singles, the members of Giraffe Tongue Orchestra are ready to re-write the rules of the successful rock ‘super-group.’ Comprised of William[…]

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[…]

‘Ballads of the Broken Few’, Seth Lakeman’s eighth studio album out now!

‘Ballads of the Broken Few’ is finally out now. Seth Lakeman’s eighth studio album is a stunning combination of his dynamic songwriting and playing, the genius of legendary producer Ethan Johns and the sublime harmony vocals of emerging young female trio Wildwood Kin. Between them they have conjured up an[…]

SKYE|ROSS is finally out now!

Skye Edwards and Ross Godfrey, launch their brand new project SKYE | ROSS, with an eponymously titled album out September 2nd on Fly Agaric Records / Cooking Vinyl Records. The first single from the album, ‘Light Of Gold’, is available alongside ‘How To Fly’ and ‘Medicine’ as an instant download[…]

‘The Rifles – Big Life’ out now!!

“Delivered with gusto and buckets of Charm, Chingford’s spiky guitar poppers continue to crackle with youthful vigour.” Uncut “Clap-above-your-head pop anthems to savour.” MOJO “An outfit to be reckoned with…ringing guitar hooks, dreamy harmony, boisterous melody, lyrical gift and unmistakable passion.” Daily Mirror “Superior quality writing, song structure and enthusiasm.” Sunday Express “Their charm[…]

Cooking Vinyl’s ‘The Future of…’ debates return to london next month

Following the success of the first series of Cooking Vinyl Presents: ‘The Future of…..’ debates, which examined a range of music industry issues earlier this year, four new events have been announced over the coming months. Taking place at The Hospital Club in Covent Garden these invite only events held[…]