Damnably December Newslaughter

Hi everyone!
here’s the Damnably Newslaughter for December 2013.

We’ve got a few presents for you. First off here’s
‘After The Storm’ – an 18 track charity compilation album from Damnably Records & Friends in aid of DEC ‘Philippines Typhoon Appeal’

Track listing

1.Patrons of Husbandry – Perfect Hair (Geoff Farina’s new band)
2.Joel RL Phelps & The Downer Trio – The Chaplin’s Radiotelephone (alt)
3.Golden Gurls – Come On Over
4.Crumbling Ghost – Omie Wise
5.The Magic Words – Loaded For Bear
6.Slowgun – Lullaby Head
7.BMX Bandits – True Love Will Find You In The End
8.American Werewolf Academy – All My Friends
9.smallgang – Library
10.More Bad Times – Chilli Linguine
11.The Fire Harvest – Empire Watertree
12.Cecile Tiger Again – Shonen Ramones
13.Mordros – Wild Blue Oats
14.Fried Cabbage – Turn That Girl Down
15.MJ Hibbett – Open Top Bus Tour
16.Hugomorales – Vasca Da Bagno
17.smallgang – Waiting For Your Life
18. Chris Brokaw – Mother and Daughter

Damnably Releases

DAMNABLY026 - American Werewolf Academy - Out Of Place All The Time
American Werewolf Academy‘s ‘Out Of Place All the Time‘ 5th album was released as a DigiPak with lyric sheet and lovely artwork on december 9th and has had some positive reviews:
4/5 THE SKINNY-”No fancy ideas necessary: Out Of Place All The Time is killer.”
8.5/10 LOUDER THAN WAR “What the fuck is this and why didn’t I know about it before now?”
9/10 Viva La Rock “Recommended highly and a late album of the year contender”
7/10 ROCKSOUND “These are good, solid songs, performed with character”
You can buy this album this in all good record shops or ours here or from the band here if you are in America/Canada.

Joel RL Phelps & The Downer Trio‘s ‘Gala’ saw heavy radio play on KEXP with some love from BBC6 Music’s Gideon Coe and even a mini feature in Pitchfork. Read more about this incredible return here.

DAMNABLY028 - Joel R L Phelps & The Downer Trio - Gala


Damnably TOURS

Geoff Farina of Karate, Glorytellers, Secret Stars and now ‘Patrons of Husbandry’ is touring Europe early in 2014

Photo : Marie-Line BONNEAU
Geoff Farina Europe Tour 2014

1.4 Osteria L’Alchimista, Gorizia IT
1.5 777, Vienna AU
1.6 Potrova, Prague CZ
1.7 private show, Karlsruhe D
1.8 MUZ, Nuremburg D
1.9 Kreuz, Fulda D
1.10 Weinstube, Offenback
1.11 Alte Kupferschmiede, Giessen D
1.13 house show, Berlin (FB: Freddy Knop for info)
1.14 Conne Island, Leipzig D
1.15 Drucklufthaus, Oberhausen D
1.16 Plank, Frankfurt D
1.17 Jacques Pelzer’s Jazz Club, Liège BE (Geoff plays the music of Mississippi John Hurt)
The Monk’s, Lille FR
1.19 dB’s, Utrecht NL
1.20 Café Video, Gent BE
1.22 Init, Rome IT
1.23 Tender, Florence IT
1.24 Freakout, Bologna IT
1.25 Raindogs, Savona IT
1.26 Cinema Caffe’ Lanteri, Pisa IT
1.27 Blah Blah, Torino IT
1.28 Zuni, Ferrara IT
1.29 Helioglobal, Barcelona ES
1.30 venue TBA, Alicante ES
1.31 venue TBA, Madrid ES
2.1 venue TBA, Bilbao ES
2.2 venue TBA, Donostia ES

We’re booking Shonen Knife for May and Wussy/AWA for June too.

Damnably Gigs

The last Damnably gig of the year is the London MATTATHON ,which is basically a celebration of Matt Atkin’s 40th
with him drumming in 4 of his bands and it’s £4 entry. 4 DJ’s, 4 wise Kobayashi brothers etc.
Doors are 6pm
smallgang, Slowgun, Crumbling Ghost, Russell and the Wolf Choir 

Sunday, December 29, 2013
22 Blenheim Gardens,
London, UK SW2 5BZ [map]
6:00pm 18+[Buy Tickets]

Damnably NEWS
We wrote a micro article on the cute Damnably Bass Stack entitled ‘Backline Without The Backache’ and you can read this on the Orange Amplifier Blog here
smallgang, Wussy, Former Utopia and Shonen Knife have albums planned for early 2014 and we’ll have more news on those next month.

Lastly, the best of lists for 2013 from Shonen knife, Chris Brokaw, Geoff Farina, smallgang, Former Utopia, Lazarus Clamp, Ian Magic Teapot, Veronika from Plaided/Tirana and Russ from Russell and The Wolf Choir are  posted right here

Wishing you all a Happy Christmas and wonderful New Year

Team Damnably