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L'ocelle Mare, Cheer and Adam Campbell, Laurie Pitt & Oliver Pitt

L'ocelle Mare live at West Princes Street 25th October 2011

Here is the audio from the gig on 25th october 2011 at west princes street, recorded by Colin Stewart. Thanks to all who came and enjoyed all the great stuff.

It was £4 to get in (plus some donation at the end). Everybody paid in apart from the musicians and we had £82 at the end. £80 for L'ocelle Mare's train back home and £2 for communal curry. Massive thanks to the local artists who volunteered to waive their fee for this one.

Phat Trophies Tape Launch/Halloween

This Friday Phat Trophies celebrate the release of their new full-length album on tape with the Glue Factory Halloween Party tonight (this friday night).

Phat Trophies are drum/organ/echoey-voice duo often described as great, brilliant, amazing and like a carnival/fairground ride.

The tape was recorded on a Tascam 8-Track by Chris White and Luigi Pasquini in Bridgton, Glasgow. The physical release is a cassette.

For the party they will be playing alongside Tangles, Terminal Parade and Smack Wizards as well as a whole host of other entertainment provided by the Glue Factory (more info here: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=294010260624926)

The tape will be for sale at the launch and available here for the Real Hallowe'en.

POWER OF LOVE

First ever performance before an audience by new band Power of Love. Live at The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow supporting Prolife with Frans Tormers.

Ultimate Thrush 7" Launch

the Ultimate Thrush 7" Record is getting launched tonight at the Glue Factory, Glasgow 7.30PM with Ultimate Thrush, You Dont Masturbate, Mid Leopard Violent Prism & Tohth. It's free entry and the records be ready to take home!!!

The records are now available to buy right here and now.

ultimate thrush 7inch animated gif

Freshers Fun with Subcity today 2-4PM

TODAY as part of Subcity Radio's Freshers introduction winning sperm party presents LIVE MUSIC from Blue Sabbath Black Fiji, Gummy Stumps + MR PEPPERMINT in the Williams Room, John Mac Building, Glasgow University - today from 2-4PM. It's free to come and anyone and everyone is welcome.

MITML is over/New Phat Trophies

Had a great time at Music is the Music Language. Everything was really quite good indeed. Thanks to everyone who managed to come out and find us each day. And thanks to Emily and Fielding for inviting us along and making a great festival come alive.

Unrelated: if you haven't already, check out these new Phat Trophies tracks!

Music is the Music Language

Hello, As you may already know, this weekend (3rd and 4th september) Cry Parrot and Tracer Trails are getting us along to put on two outdoor "generator gigs" as part of their Music is the Music Language festival.

The WSP activities will involve:

SATURDAY 3RD (4.30-5.30PM) - SCULPTURE STUDIOS GARDEN*
feat. Smack Wizards + Scratchcard Lung

*subject to change if the weather's too wild! If that's the case we'll say here, tweet, facebook, send some texts maybe and leave a sign outside the Sculpture Studio Garden Entrance.

SUNDAY 4TH (4.30-5.30PM) - OLD EMPTY WAREHOUSE PARTICK
feat. Francis Harold & the Holograms + Gropetown

Click the blue pins on the map to find the locations!!!!! See you there!!!!!

View Music is the Music Language in a larger map

There's also a whole bunch of other amazing wsp-related stuff going on at the festival! VOM, Ultimate Thrush, Blue Sabbath Black Fiji, Divorce and Gummy Stumps - Don't miss out. All the other music will sound great too of course!

Full Listings for the rest of the festival are available here and here.

VOM/GUMMY STUMPS Split Record

This Friday 5th August Winning Sperm Party, VOM & Gummy Stumps will be celebrating the release of a new split 12" vinyl.

The record will be available at the gig on vinyl format for £8 and available from winningspermparty.com, where it will also available free for download.

RECORD LAUNCH PARTY
Friday 5th August, 8PM
GUMMY STUMPS & VOM performing Live
Above the Old Hair Dressers (opposite Stereo)
Renfield Lane, Glasgow
£2

WSP vs CROC

Saturday 9th July - 7.30PM til sunrise
£5 on the door. Bring your own booze.
Audio Lounge, Maryhill, Glasgow

CROC VS CROC
Croc is a semi regular gig\club extravaganza which aims to promote a wide variety of DIY music. Croc isn't about this or that genre, it's about the kind of music that intrigues, excites, appalls, you. It's about the most eclectic mix of music which comes together to create a multi-sensory and polymorphic experience.
EXOTIC! EROTIC! EPILEPTIC! ECLECTIC!

FORTISSIMO RECORDS
Special guests from the fantastic Bletchley (Milton Keynes) DIY music scene. This includes Action Beat, Ala Muerte, Bad Body, House of John Player and Hired Muscle. Fortissimo is a record label (releasing local records as well as the likes of Glenn Branca and Neptune) run primarily by Don McLean of Action Beat. Fortissimo is also a DIY gigs collective who have been bringing the best underground music to Milton Keynes and booking tours of Europe and the USA since 2001. This tour is celebrating 10 YEARS OF FORTISSIMO.
http://www.fortissimorecor​ds.co.uk/

LIVE MUSIC
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ACTION BEAT
Sensationally high volume wall of noise rock created by any multiple of drum kits and guitars.

ALA MUERTE
All the way from New York Ala Muerte creates musical drones exploring altered states of consciousness and reality.

BAD BODY
Synth noise with words, screams and performance.

BALLAD OF MABLE WONG
Instrumental rock dabbling in prog and math using guitar, bass, drums and glockenspiel.

BARBARIANS
Primitive noise band from Manchester using objects taken from the street.

BEN BUTLER & MOUSEPAD
One man Brain-baffling prog-rock synth fun!

CHEESECAKE
Minimal disco - live drums and synthesizer.

FEM BITCH NATION
This is not a band. This is a nation. A powerful tripod of female funk noise and bootyliciousness. Boomilicious like a superstition, the bitches are here to rule your world.

HIRED MUSCLE
Spiky guitar punk pop 3 piece with songwriting skills.

HOUSE OF JOHN PLAYER
Experimental pop using samples, vocals, synths and guitars.

IMPERIUM
Green energy

JOE HARRIS
Unearthly drones and harsh TV static.

NEIGHBOURHOOD GOUT
cow punk/classic rock power trio with nonsense lyrics.

PALMS
trio reminiscent of the sassier bits of early 90’s rock - gritty and sweet.

PYRAMIDION
krauty guitar freakouts with echoing vocals and frantic cymbal rides.

SCRATCHCARD LUNG
New gruff rock n roll three-piece from Glasgow. This will be their first live performance.

SUMP
Lo-fi sludge metal from Manchester.

TAKE A WORM FOR A WALK WEEK
Intense and complex speed metal, playing their 2007 debut album from start to finish.

THEE DOWNS
Dark hypnotic feedback bending sci-fi rock.

TREES
Influenced equally by early renaissance and free music, this duo use just guitar and voice to create intense and haunting compositions.

YE OLDE BONG MONSTER
Ibiza 94 epics destroyed through awful awful noise.

YOU DONT MASTURBATE
Synthesizer, drum kit and guitar noise-outs from Perth.

DJs
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Orzelda
Spicey Colin
Lachlan Rattray
Fielding Hope
Rob Churm
Fortissimo Records

Poster by Oliver Pitt

Gropetown & Roseanne Barrr - Split Tape & UK Tour

Gropetown and Roseanne Barrr have started their two-weekend and bits tour of the UK. Here's the where's and when's...

JUN 24
Leeds, UK

JUN 25
NATIONAL MINIMUM RAGE: W/ SATELLITES OF LOVE
Vogue Fabrics, 66 Stoke Newington Road LONDON, N16 7XB, LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - 20:00

JUN 26
SEX IS DISGUSTING: W/ SATELLITES OF LOVE
The Greenhouse Effect, Brighton

JUN 30
WINNING SPERM PARTY GENERATOR
GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM

JUL 1
HENRYS CELLAR BAR W / JACKIE TREEHORN & VASQUEZ
Edinburgh, Scotland, UNITED KINGDOM - 19:30

JUL 2
DUCIE BRIDGE W/ KLAUS KINSKI + CRYPTIC SALVE
Manchester, UNITED KINGDOM

JUL 3
THE AUDACIOUS ART EXPERIMENT
Sheffield, Yorks, UNITED KINGDOM

JUL 22
UPSET THE RHYTHM: W/ FOOT VILLAGE + BITCHES
Dalston, London and, UNITED KINGDOM

They've also got brand new split tapes with them for sale at all the gigs. It's the first release by Belly Kids Records. Here's what they say:

"Our First Release, We are so super stoked! 100 white cassettes with an unfolding front sleeve full of lyrics. Full of yelps, screams and angst this release is hella loud. The first 20 orders will be sent out with a goodie bag full of sweets, mix tapes and other awesome jewels."

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