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September 28, 2010SPECIAL OFFER FOR THE BLACK SEEDS' 'SPECIALS'
"The Black Seeds have put together the SPECIALS - A 14-track collection of SOLID GROUND B-sides, dub mixes, acoustic versions and remixes. It features songs from SOLID GROUND mashed up into all kinds of styles & genres - from funk to dubstep to acoustic to electronic and back again. Look for more info on it being available to the general public in North America via Easy Star in November, but in the meantime, take advantage of a bunch of special pre-order options the Black Seeds are making available. You can get the record as cheaply as $5.49 through next tuesday, October 5, along with some different packages, by going here. " More info »
September 23, 2010PRE-ORDER DUBBER SIDE OF THE MOON
"DUBBER SIDE OF THE MOON is on the way! The record features bass heavy remixes of the entire Dub Side of the Moon album by Groove Corporation, Mad Professor, Adrian Sherwood, 10 Ft Ganja Plant, Dubphonic, Dreadzone, Victor Rice, Dubmatix and many more. It comes out October 26 (October 18 in the UK).
Pre-order the digital version from iTunes here. This has exclusive bonus remixes by Scientist and Liquid Agents.
For physical product, pre-order through our web store:
-- CD and/or colored vinyl LP (featuring a yellow/green haze effect)
-- Brand new men's tee or women's tee
-- First 100 copies will be signed by members of Easy Star All-Stars
-- Three lucky customers will win a limited edition, custom made Dubber Side of the Moon Vaporizer (and grinder) from our amazing friends at Silver Surfer Vaps. It features the album artwork wrapped around the vaporizer.
Check out the animated trailer for the album:
Don't forget that Easy Star All-Stars and Cas Haley kick off their California tour today in Los Angeles, followed by two weeks in the UK in late October. " More info »
September 16, 2010FREE TRACK FROM DUBBER SIDE OF THE MOON
"Check a sneak peek of the upcoming DUBBER SIDE OF THE MOON album by going here and downloading The Alchemist remix of "Money". The Alchemist, for those who don't know, is one half of the celebrated electronic group Liquid Agents, and is also the Easy Star All-Stars' live dub engineer in his other life. DUBBER SIDE OF THE MOON features the complete Dub Side of the Moon remixed by a handpicked list of producers. It comes out Oct 26 (Oct 18 in the UK). " More info »
September 16, 2010ESA FEATURED IN UK FEST DOC THIS SATURDAY
"Official release: Digital subscriber channel Sky Arts 1HD is to broadcast a 90 minute music documentary filmed at Fairport's Cropredy Convention 2010. The programme forms part of the Sky Arts 'Centre Stage: Summer Festivals' series which airs this autumn.
The Cropredy programme's UK premiere will be transmitted on Saturday 18 September at 9pm. Sky TV subscribers will find Sky Arts 1HD on channel 256 and the broadcast will also be available on Virgin Media and on Tiscali TV.
The Cropredy special will be presented by well-loved broadcaster Bob Harris who opened the festival and introduced several of the acts. The programme was also produced for Sky Arts 1HD by WBBC, Bob and Trudie Harris's broadcasting company.
Bob is no stranger to Cropredy; he and his family have been regular visitors for many years. "Cropredy is really special," he says, "and it is a real privilege to be able to bring this year's festival to Sky Arts 1HD. As always, I was blown away by the variety and quality of the performances at Cropredy. But, as the programme will show, it's more than just the music - Cropredy has a wonderfully friendly atmosphere."
The broadcast will include performances by Fairport Convention (including a selection from the band's stunning 'Excalibur' set featuring Johny Logan and Jacqui McShee), Status Quo, Little Feat, Thea Gilmore, the Dixie Bee Liners, Easy Star All Stars and surprise stars of the festival ahab, a London-based five-piece alt-country band.
So All-Stars fans, if you get this channel, check it out! " More info »
September 14, 2010CAS HALEY'S CONNECTION OUT NOW
"The newest Easy Star release, Cas Haley's CONNECTION, is out today! Please support Cas and Easy Star by picking up a copy at your local record store, online, in our webstore or anywhere else.
Here's a message Cas sent directly to his fans today:
I just wanted to shoot a quick email out to let you know that my new album, "Connection" comes out today on iTunes, online, and in stores. I hope that you'll decide to give it a listen. I'm so proud of the songs that are on it, and I can't wait for you to hear them.
Early sales in an album release helps an artist to really spread the word about their music, and I'd be so grateful if you would buy the album or a few songs when you have a free moment, and please tell your friends! The social network mentions are not going unnoticed. I see them, and I appreciate them more than you know. The love and support that you have shown to myself and my family over the past few years is so amazing, and I truly appreciate it.
Oh, and feel free to rate the album and comment! I read everything that you guys say, and I love hearing your thoughts.
Again, thank you all for your support. I am so touched by it. It's a beautiful thing.
Love and respect,
So you heard the man, go pick up the record! Get it at iTunes or Amazon or the Easy Star webstore or at your local record store (if you are lucky enough to still have one where you live). " More info »
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