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Wired to Earth - Tin Spirits

Wired to Earth
Wired To Earth is the stunning debut album from Swindon Prog rockers Tin Spirits, featuring former XTC guitarist Dave Gregory.

Released "Grounded in prog’s 70s stylings but a nod to darker climes.” on the band’s own VIBROLA label, the album is marketed by Esoteric Recordings’ new front-line label, ESOTERIC ANTENNA, dedicated to new releases by both new acts and established artists. Fans of Dave Gregory, (one of the most original and inventive guitarists the UK has ever produced), will find him in scintillating form on this new release. The album comprises four original compositions, along with a cover of the Genesis classic 'Back in NYC', a heavy hint as to some of the influences at work here. With its complex arrangements, ambitious scale and outstanding musicianship, Wired To Earth channels the spirit of 1970s Progressive rock, yet it remains firmly anchored to the present by strong melodies and irresistible hooks. This is Progressive Rock with impeccable pop sensibilities, and it provides a fittingly rich and varied backdrop for Dave Gregory's superb guitar work. His trademark blend of psychedelic '60s jangle, '70s rock riffing and new wave angularity has never sounded more compelling or vital. However, the band is far from a mere star vehicle for the ex-XTC man. With song-writing duties split four ways, this quartet is about four musicians brought together purely by their love of making music.

The band was formed in 2008, when guitarist Daniel Steinhardt invited his friend and musical hero Dave Gregory to come and jam with The Hi-Fidels, a Swindon-based trio made up of Steinhardt, bassist/vocalist Mark Kilminster and drummer Doug Mussard. An instant connection was made, and what began as four people getting together to play covers for their own enjoyment was clearly destined for greater things. Two and a half years on, fresh from supporting Marillion in front of 3,000 people at the Marillion Weekend 2011 festival in Port Zélande, Netherlands, Tin Spirits have delivered one of the most exciting Progressive Rock releases of the year so far.

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"Grounded in prog’s 70s stylings but a nod to darker climes.”  Holly Wright (Prog, June 2012)

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1. GLIMMER
2. …AND GO
i. THIS FEARLESS MINUTE
ii. THE BURN
iii. …AND IT ENDS
3. BACK IN NYC
4. BROKEN
i. MR. SECOND CHANCE
ii. BETTER PLACE
iii. CAN’T FIND OUT
5. BREATHE SHALLOW
i. CHASING SHADOWS
ii. COME TO LIGHT
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Lifesigns
THE STUNNING NEW STUDIO ALBUM FROM THE BAND LIFESIGNS (WITH JOHN YOUNG, NICK BEGGS & FROSTY BEEDLE) ON FRONTLINE LABEL ESOTERIC ANTENNA
FEATURING GUESTS STEVE HACKETT, THIJS VAN LEER (FOCUS), JAKKO JAKSZYK (KING CRIMSON) & ROBIN BOULT.
Esoteric Recordings are pleased to announce the latest release on new front-line label, ESOTERIC ANTENNA, dedicated to new releases by both new acts and established artists.
LIFESIGNS is the band’s highly anticipated self-titled debut album, a project that has the hallmarks of being one of the finest new Progressive Rock albums of 2013. Featuring JOHN YOUNG (keyboards, lead vocals), NICK BEGGS (bass, stick and backing vocals) and FROSTY BEEDLE (drums), the material reflects the excellence of the musicians who perform on the album. This impressive line-up is augmented by guest appearances from such respected figures in Progressive music as STEVE HACKETT, THIJS VAN LEER (Focus), JAKKO JAKSZYK (King Crimson) and ROBIN BOULT (John Young Band).
Working with engineer STEVE RISPIN, LIFESIGNS is a tuneful, innovative and hugely impressive debut album certain to appeal to those who appreciate the finer aspects of modern Progressive Rock.


Release Date: 28/1/2013
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The Weight Of The World
NEW STUDIO ALBUM FROM POST-PROGRESSIVE OUTFIT SANGUINE HUM.

Esoteric Recordings are pleased to announce the release of the eagerly awaited new studio album by Sanguine Hum. "The Weight of the World” sees Sanguine Hum expand their musical horizons on all fronts with a seven-track collection of diverse compositions - technically challenging and exciting yet always melodic and direct.
Songs such as ‘From the Ground Up’ and ‘System for Solution’ pursue the Porcupine Tree meets Radiohead approach of the debut record "Diving Bell” with powerful yet intricate riffs propelling the songwriting that continues to make ever more inventive use of surprising twists and turns in the arrangement. Surprises are to be found as well in the instrumentation as the band open up the sound and more explicitly reference a love of electronica and the music of artists such as Boards of Canada and Aphex Twin, best heard in the song ‘Day of Release’ as synthetic percussion and rumbling synths give way to chiming acoustic guitar and a soaring vocal melody. Perhaps even more exciting for a band that perhaps held some of their Prog influences in check on their debut album, is the 15-minute title track that manages the task of combining effective and emotional songwriting with thrilling musical developments that push the band to the limit.
"The Weight of the World” breaks new ground for a band at the forefront of truly "progressive” music.

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Release Date: 25/03/2013

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Waiting For The Floods 2CD
Due to public demand - we're delighted to announce the reissue of this seminal album plus a 2nd CD of bonus material. Originally released in 1985 on Parlophone this reissue is the most complete collection available of the band's material.
This 2CD 29 track compilation includes the original album, plus 7" & 12" mixes and many b-sides.
This collection features various versions of the band's singles: ‘Castles In Spain’ (album / single DJ edit and 12" Wubb Dug mix), ‘We Can Be Brave Again’ (album / single remix / extended version), ‘Glory Of Love’ (album / single DJ edit / Universal mix), ‘New York City’ (single / N.Y. A Go Go mix / John Robie remix / John Robie Dance mix).
Other bonus material features the b/sides: ‘Innocents Abroad’, ‘Is It A Wonder’, ‘Catherine’, ‘A Gathering’, ‘Ring Those Bells’, ‘Higher Than The Instrumental’, ‘Tender Is The Night’ and ‘Whirlwind’ spanning 1984-1987.
The original LP version was reissued on CD 12 years ago, copies of which now change hands for £50 plus.
Also included from the cassette version of the original release is ‘Jungle Of Cities’.
The album has been remastered.
The CD booklet will feature many of the original sleeves and a full UK discography.
19 of the tracks appear on CD for the first time.
The Armoury Show were formed in 1983. Richard Jobson and Russell Webb came from the ashes of The Skids. John McGeoch ejoyed stints in Magazine and Siouxsie & The Banshees. John Doyle also had been in Magazine who had disbanded in 1981. The band signed to Parlophone and released 6 singles including a 2nd outing for "Castles In Spain" and one full studio album "Waiting For The Floods".

Release Date: 29/04/2013

Track Listing:

DISC ONE

1. CASTLES IN SPAIN
2. KYRIE
3. A FEELING
4. JUNGLE OF CITIES
5. WE CAN BE BRAVE AGAIN
6. HIGHER THAN THE WORLD
7. GLORY OF LOVE
8. WAITING FOR THE FLOODS
9. SENSE OF FREEDOM
10. SLEEP CITY SLEEP
11. AVALANCHE
12. INNOCENTS ABROAD
13. IS IT A WONDER
14. CATHERINE
15. A GATHERING
16. RING THOSE BELLS
17. WE CAN BE BRAVE AGAIN - Single Remix
DISC TWO

1. CASTLES IN SPAIN - Single DJ Edit
2. GLORY OF LOVE - Single DJ Edit
3. CASTLES IN SPAIN - Wubb Dug Mix
4. WE CAN BE BRAVE AGAIN - Extended Version
5. GLORY OF LOVE - Universal Mix
6. HIGHER THAN THE INSTRUMENTAL
7. TENDER IS THE NIGHT
8. NEW YORK CITY - 7" Single
9. WHIRLWIND
10. NEW YORK CITY - N.Y.A. Go Go
11. NEW YORK CITY - John Robie Remix
12. NEW YORK CITY - The John Robie Dance Mix








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