Here’s a video of us doing a stripped down version of Growing & Glow in a house in Toronto. Enjoy!
So we’ll be playing at the Body & Soul festival in Co. Westmeath next weekend. We’re playing at the Casa Habana stage at 1am on the night of saturday 18th of June. We hope our music will be a good way to end the night, so if you’re going to the festival, do come and see us. We’re really looking forward to it!
For now, here’s a video from Lisa Hannigan, another artist playing at the festival. Enjoy!
So we just completed a run of gigs including an Irish tour, the choice prize show, CMF and SXSW. We had a great time over the past month and thoroughly enjoyed all the shows. We’d like to thank everyone who came to a halves gig over the last little while, your support and ear-time are greatly appreciated.
In other news, our friend Donal Mangan just finished a fantastic stop-motion video for Darling, You"ll Meet Your Maker. Here it is, enjoy!
We are delighted to announce our new single “I Raise Bears” is now available for free download. This song features vocals from the wonderful Katie Kim. Note: this is an edited version of the song, the full version is on our album It Goes, It Goes (Forever & Ever).
I Raise Bears (featuring Katie Kim) edit by halves
Also, we are embarking on an Irish tour at the end of February, and Jennifer Evans has agreed to come along too. Here are the dates:
|24th Feb||Galway||The Róisín Dubh|
|25th Feb||Sligo||The Model|
|3rd Mar||Dublin||Vicar Street (Choice Prize Show)|
|5th Mar||Limerick||Dolan"s (Upstairs)|
|6th Mar||Cork||Cyprus Avenue|
Today we were delighted to find out that the album we released last year ‘It Goes, It Goes (Forever & Ever)’ has been nominated for the choice music prize 2011.
We’re honoured to have been selected among such a fantastic list of musicians. Thanks to the judges!
Hey folks, a quick update.
We’ll be playing a charity christmas party in the wonderful Workman’s club next saturday, 18th of December. All proceeds will go to the DSPCA, and also playing are the wonderful Alarmist and Strait Laces.
We are proud to announce a second track from our album for free download. ‘Growing & Glow’ features guest vocals by Amy Millan (Stars / Broken Social Scene). We hope you enjoy it.
Secondly, there is a new ‘making of’ montage from the album recording sessions on the video page. Thanks to Ro for cutting this (and the teasers) together!
Finally, the album is out on friday! We’re all very excited so we are, if you’re around the Grafton street area on saturday, we’ll be playing a few songs in Tower Records, and the release party is in the wonderful Workman’s Club at 7:30 that night. Hope to see y’all there!
We are delighted to announce that our debut album ‘It Goes, It Goes’ will be released on the 29th of October. The tracklist is:
- Blood Branches
- Darling You’ll Meet Your Maker
- Growing & Glow
- The Little Octoberist
- Only Safe Landings
- Haunt Me When I’m Drowsy
- The Wellwisher
- I Raise Bears
- Don’t Send Your Kids To The Lakes
- Mountain Bell
You can listen to “Darling, You’ll Meet Your Maker” below: