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Old Crow Medicine Show Announce July 1st Release Of Remedy Via Nettwerk Records

FIRST SINGLE “SWEET AMARILLO” OUT NOW + ALBUM AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER

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Heavily celebrated Grammy Award winning band Old Crow Medicine Show has rejoined Nettwerk Records for the Canadian release of their upcoming new album Remedy, due out July 1. Remedy is full of catchy melodies, quirky and often humorous lyrics, all executed with mesmerizing musicianship. Ten years after the massive success of folk anthem “Wagon Wheel,” which started as a track on a Bob Dylan work tape later finished by fiddler/band leader Ketch Secor, Remedy features a new Dylan/Old Crow penned collaboration on the track “Sweet Amarillo” one of the album’s many highlights. Remedy also features the return of producer Ted Hutt (Flogging Molly, Dropkick Murphys, Gaslight Anthem), who produced 2012’s highly praised Carry Me Back.

Long before the resurgence of folk and roots rock, Old Crow Medicine Show was performing their fiery style of amped up old-time music, cultivating a diverse fan base who thrive on the band’s energetic performances. The songs on Remedy are chock full of the same raw energy, swagger and drive that has made rabid fans of everyone from hipsters to college students to traditional music purists. “This is country music for people who think country music needs a whoopin,'’ says Secor, who adds, “Country music that knows how deep its roots run--- from the dirtiest blues to the folkiest folk, the songwriters, the crooners and the Outlaws, to the Opry stage; it's all here.” Kicking off with "Brushy Mountain Conjugal Trailer,” a new take on the classic prison tale, the band then launches into the hyper speed "8 Dogs 8 Banjos," a timeless original that could have been penned ages ago, but with more fire. Though Old Crow Medicine Show is loved for their fast and furious up-tempo numbers, they shine brightly on the ballads including the touching "Dearly Departed Friend" and Critter Fuqua’s “Firewater.”

New Signing: Sinead O'Connor

Nettwerk Music Group is thrilled to announce the signing of Sinéad O’Connor to its worldwide label roster. An album of brand new recordings The Vishnu Room will be released on August 12.

Indicative of where Sinéad is in life, the album is passionate and direct, yet with an overarching fragility; her voice is a weapon, as powerful as it is tender. “Having published Sinead as a songwriter for the last 5 years, it’s great to now broaden that relationship to the Nettwerk label too. The new recordings are incredible and we’re all very excited to be working on this worldwide release for later this year,” says Blair McDonald, MD of Nettwerk Music Group UK.

From her breakthrough hit, 1987’s Mandinka, to the multi-platinum international success of 1990’s I Do Not Want What I Haven’t Got with its number one version of Prince’s “Nothing Compares 2 U,” from her fearless genre-crossing forays into Irish folk, and roots reggae to her collaborations with artists as diverse as Peter Gabriel, Massive Attack and The Chieftains, O’Connor has trodden a unique path to become the most iconic female artist of the past 30 years. There is no one like Sinéad O’Connor.

New Signing: Gossling


both dramatic and danceable” – New York Magazine

“Whatever pause this Australian's childlike voice gives you is almost immediately erased by the sophistication of what unfurls next. She's part Lykke Li, part Feist, and not an iota less interesting than either.”— Esquire

“A traditional pop sensibility structures elements of wandering, atmospheric electronica, while crescendos of rich instrumentation give the collection a classical touch. And then there’s Croome’s singular voice: Utterly sweet, but with the thick complexity of honey, rather than a childlike or cheeky bubblegum smack” – MTV World

“Gossling’s already won over her Australian audience, but now it’s our turn to get acquainted with her” –
All Things Go

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Nettwerk Music Group is proud to announce the signing of Melbourne’s Gossling (aka Helen Croome) to its label roster. Having won critical praise in the states and abroad, Gossling will see the proper release of her debut full-length album, Harvest Of Gold, in North America on September 23.

Written in Tasmania and realized in Melbourne, alongside producer John Castle (The Bamboos/Vance Joy/Washington), Harvest Of Gold is ten tracks of gorgeous pop songcraft – a rich blend of plucked harps, guitar climaxes and retro, European disco.

Madi Diaz's New Single "Stay Together" Out June 17; From Upcoming Album 'Phantom'

LA-transplant Madi Diaz is set to release “Stay Together” on June 17, 2014. The bouncy (and sing-along worthy) track is the lead single from her forthcoming full-length album Phantom (release date tba) and showcases Madi’s bold yet sophisticated brand of pop, delievered with her powerhouse vocals.

In June, Madi will join Wolf Gang for three Northeast dates (6/4 – NYC, 6/5 – Brooklyn, 6/6 – Boston) before linking up with Fitz And The Tantrums for another three dates (6/8 – Hampton, NH, 6/10 – Burlington, VT, 6/11 – Northampton, MA). She’ll also play LA’s Chinatown Summer Nights on July 12 (full list of dates and venues below).

Current Swell Premiere 'Ulysses' A Week Before Release

Canadian roots rockers, Current Swell, premiered their upcoming album, Ulysses, in full on Relix.com follwed by the Huffington Post and CBC in Canada. The record, which is set for release on May 6th via Nettwerk, was produced by Nathan Sabatino (Dr. Dog, Neko Case, Giant Stand) at Vancouver’s iconic Greenhouse Studios. Pre-order is availble now on iTunes

Young Liars To Release Debut Album 'Tidal Wave' June 24; Night Window EP Out Now


 “.. a terrific number that's bound to be on heavy rotation for tus this summer. 'Young Again' by Canadian dream pop quartet Young Liars will get stuck in your head immediately with it's woozy synths, triumphant drumbeats, and croosing vocals. " - The Wild Honey Pie

“...an uplifting ode to teenage romance...the band has also packaged it with an explosive synth-filled remix from ATG favourites Great Good Fine Ok. ” – All Things Go (re "Night Window" Remix)

“...the band is certaintly due to make a splash in 2014.” – Indie Shuffle

"Be sure to keep an eye on Young Liars as they are the kind of group that show
every sign of being on the verge of breaking through" – Earmilk

Vancouver indie pop-rock quartet Young Liars will release their debut album Tidal Wave on June 24 via Nettwerk Records. Formed serendipitously, bassist Andrew Beck, drummer Ty Badali, keyboardist Wesley Nickel and guitarist/singer Jordan Raine forged an album of effervescent melodies and synth textures laid over infectiously danceable beats.

The group shared the first energetic single "Night Window" and dance-floor starter "Young Again" earlier this month. They also released a remix by blogosphere stalwart, Great Good Fine Ok. Listen and share the full Night Window EP including the unreleased Boxed In remix below.

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Coves Debut Album 'Soft Friday' Out September 2; First Single "Beatings" + Lynchmob Remix Out Today

 
Praise From UK Media For Soft Friday:

“Their electro-garage-rock wall of sound imagines The Velvet Underground force-feeding hallucinogens to The Ronettes… cold-blooded revenge pop that strikes like a shard of shattered plate to the heart.” - 9/10 NME

“Borrowing from fellow Reed-acolytes TJAMC, Mazzy Star and The Raveonettes, the debut album from Midlands boy-girl duo Coves ticks all the right boxes - primal drumming, razor-sharp guitars and lyrics that blur the line between romantic obsession and narcotic dependency… very good indeed.” – 4/5 Q Magazine

“a terrific debut full of scuzzed-up guitars, dirty synths, nihilistic lyrics and Wood’s magnificently bored - although never boring – vocals.” – Uncut

“There’s bits of Mazzy Star in here, bits of the Velvet Underground and hints of the Jesus and Mary Chain… atmospheric, distinctive and very enjoyable.” - DIY

“Languid vocals, reverb-treated feedback, narcotized echoes of 1960s girl groups via the Jesus and Mary Chain… a gripping debut album.” – 4/5 Financial Times

UK duo Coves will release their anticipated debut album, Soft Friday, in North America on September 2, 2014. Today sees the release of lead single “Beatings,” along with a remix from Lynchmob, available on iTunes.

Savoir Adore Share "Beating Hearts (French Horn Rebellion Remix)" From 'Our Nature: The Remixes'

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“The funkified body grooving power of this French Horn Rebellion remix is undeniable. Big elastic bass mix with waves of gritty synths for the indie-dance jam of the week!” – The Burning Ear

Brooklyn-based duo Savoir Adore have stepped off of the road and back into the studio to begin work on their next full-length album. In the meantime, the band is sharing their final artistic pieces to the Our Nature puzzle. On April 29, they’ll release Our Nature: The Remixes, which features remixes of three stand-out tracks from 2013’s Our Nature ("Beating Hearts," "Regalia" and "Dreamers") from the likes of French Horn Rebellion, Dreamtrak, Sombear and Xaphoon Jones.

New Signing: Stu Larsen; Debut Album 'Vagabond' Out July 15

 

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Nettwerk Music Group is excited to announce the signing of Australian singer-songwriter Stu Larsen to its label roster. Stu will release his debut full-length album, Vagabond, July 15th (pre order May 13).

Vagabond was recorded at Sydney’s esteemed Linear Studios and was co-produced by Chris Vallejo and friend/label-mate Mike Rosenberg (aka Passenger). A few years ago, Stu left his small town in Queensland, Australia and embraced a life as a bit of a vagabond himself, exploring and embracing opportunities as they came. He has been touring, recording, driving friends tour vans and pretty much anything else that allows him to continue his travels. The album expresses the dichotomy of Stu’s life on the road – his amazing journeys and beautiful observations along the way; contrasted with an inevitable sense of loneliness. He attracted new fans in North America and beyond during his extensive run as support for Passenger in 2013.

The Trews Release Eponymous Album Digitally Next Week

Stream the full album on Performer Magazine now: http://bit.ly/1nsPkVb

Candian quartet The Trews release their self-titled, Nettwerk debut digitally in the U.S. next Tuesday, April 22, 2014. The album is an electrifying punch of 70s rock with tight vocal harmonies and you can preview the record in full over at Performer Magazine, along with a Q&A on the recording of the record. The Trews is now available for pre-order HERE.

The band will be touring the U.S. for a month-long run of shows starting in Pittsburgh on June 4, hitting the Northeast (Buffalo, Boston, NYC, Philadelphia, DC) and Midwest (Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, Louisville), ending in Toledo on June 28. A full list of tour dates can be found below.

Produced by Gavin Brown (Metric, Billy Talent, The Tragically Hip) and guitarist John-Angus MacDonald (The Trews, The Glorious Sons), The Trews is the band’s maiden release with new label Nettwerk. Blazing lead single "What's Fair Is Fair" is out now on iTunes with the accompanying lyric video on YouTube and stream at Soundcloud - Feel free to post and share.

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