May 2010

new Dog Trumpet!

River Of Flowers is Dog Trumpet's new album, the result of three years writing and recording by the brothers Reg Mombassa and Peter O'Doherty at their Big Brain Studio. It is their 5th release, the follow up to 2007's Antisocial Tendencies and contains some of their most personal and autobiographical songwriting to date. Read More River Of Flowers will be released late May 2010 on Half A Cow.

River Of Flowers will be launched in Sydney on Saturday 29th May with special quests David Lane (featuring Amanda Brown and Dean Manning) at the Vanguard, 42 King Street, Newtown. And remember Dog Trumpet includes Bernie Hayes on bass and Jess Ciampa on the drums and Peter Mitchell on harmonica.

THIS SMUDGE IS TRUE TOUR In late May Smudge head over to the UK and Spain for a handful of exclusive shows. Local English label Fire will be releasing the classic albums Manilow and Real McCoy, Wrong Sinatra and Half A Cow will be releasing the first ever Smudge 'best of' called This Smudge Is True. Read More

May 2010
Fri 21 Colchester Art Centre, UK
Sat 22 Sound Control, Manchester, UK
Mon 24 The Windmill, Brixton, UK
Wed 26 SalaBeCool, Barcelona, Spain
Sat 29 La Palma, Madrid, Spain

The Eastern Dark Where Are All The Single Girls?. This album is back in stock and now packed in an ECO-BOX (better for the environment that a regular jewel case) with a 40-page booklet.

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