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Press release: Beggars Group - what's new - week ending March 29th29 March 2019

BLACK MIDI SHARE NEW SONGCROWS PERCH
New Rough Trade Records signing black midi have unleashed new single “Crow’s Perch”, along with a video by Vilhjálmur Yngvi Hjálmarssonalso.

Since forming just over a year ago, black midi — Geordie Greep (vocals/guitar), Cameron Picton (bass/vocals), Matt Kelvin (guitar/vocals) and Morgan Simpson (drums) have quickly cemented their reputation as one of the hottest new underground bands, following a string of sold-out UK live dates and surprise shows punctuated by constantly shifting sets and blistering musicianship. Recently, the band played their first North American live shows, were named a standout act at SXSW and sold out their first two NYC shows.
“Almost every song Black Midi performs unfolds in surprising ways, one riff quickly switching to another, one mellow passage blooming into caustic screams and dissonant guitars, songs constantly collapsing in on themselves and being...

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Press release: Beggars Group - what's new - week ending March 22nd26 March 2019

JELANI ARYEH – “UNION STATION
This week, b4 released Jelani Aryeh’s track “Union Station,” an ode to leaving suburbia and finding home, not only in a new place, but in the people you take with you. The 18-year-old artist seamlessly melds hip hop, indie rock, R&B and pop on on the bright-eyed and heartfelt track, which is produced by Jack Kolbe. The pair are members of the rising global collective Raised By The Internet, all of whom met on a Brockhampton subreddit.

Jelani says, “‘Union Station’ represents the start of a new journey into the realm of the unknown as we leave our places of security to chase our dreams and follow art. The feeling of talking about something for a long time and having that thing finally manifest itself is powerful and something we can all relate to. I hope this song inspires people...

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Press release: Scott Walker 1943-201926 March 2019

RIP SCOTT WALKER – 1943-2019

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