New recording by this band from Birmingham, UK blends influences of a.o. The Stooges, '77 punk and Chiswick-era Mot├Ârhead.
The Black Tambourines make music grounded in the ethos of D.I.Y production and scuzzy, distorted garage-rock, but with ragged grooves and a sun-kissed haze. Their music has been described as "surf-punk that buzzes with urgency" - NME, "blissfully hazy garage-punk"- Clash and "scuzzy rip-roaring indie-rock" - BEAT. Over the last year The Black Tambourines have performed at Glastonbury, Isle of Wight festival, The Great Escape (unofficially, playing a guerrilla gig from the back of their van) and Manchesters Psych Fest; theyve toured Europe and the UK and supported The Jesus and Mary Chain (among many other shows). Thi... + INFO
Limited edition of 450 7" records in exclusive picture sleeve as a premiere for the series of 4 LPs of home demos. Tracks remastered for vinyl 2018. None of these versions appear on the home demos LPs. This EP consists of tracks recorded in 1972. Three songs feature Marc at home on an acoustic guitar whilst "Darling" is with T. Rex Bassist Steve Currie and French musician Andre Herve.Side A> 1. The Street & Babe Shadow 2. Broken Hearted Blues Side B> 1. Tenement Lady 2. Darling
Part of a series of 4 LPs of home demos restored and remastered from recently acquired materials returned to the estate. These embryonic recordings of songs some of which would find their way on to the Zinc Alloy album. Many did not and remained unreleased. Limited to 750 copies worldwide. Uniquely designed to represent the period in which the material was recorded. Includes inner bag with full liner notes by Andrew J. Gardner of the Bolan Society. Taken directly from Marc's own reel and audio restored by Patrick Bird. All royalties go to Light of Love Foundation for The Marc Bolan School of Music & Film.
Stunning recording of Marc on U.S radio playing acoustic guitar of his classic tracks including the hit single Jeepster at the height of his career. 2017 will be the 40th Anniversary of Marc's death so we are celebrating his life with this series of collectors vinyl at a time when his profile will once again be highSide One 1.Spaceball Ricochet 2. Jeepster 3. Cosmic Dancer Side Two > 4. Mainman 5.Ballrooms Of Mars 6. Mystic Lady 7. Girl 8Baby Strange