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Memory Drawings ‘The Nearest Exit’

Memory Drawings release their third album ‘The Nearest Exit’ on September 22nd 2017. The band features Richard and Gareth formerly of this parish as well as members of Brave Timbers, Movietone and Many Fingers. Here is a video to go … Continue reading

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Hood ‘Rustic Houses…’ and ‘The Cycle of Days and Seasons’ limited vinyl re-presses.

Hood ‘Rustic Houses’, Forlorn Valleys’ and ‘The Cycle of Days and Seasons’ limited vinyl re-presses. These long out of print albums have now been re-pressed on vinyl and available to buy EXCLUSIVELY from Norman Records. Order: ‘Rustic Houses, Forlorn Valleys’ … Continue reading

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Bracken ‘High Passes’ OUT NOW

If you’ve not picked up your copy of ‘High Passes’ yet (and we must enquire ‘why not’?) you can stream the lot over at Home Assembly Music’s Bandcamp page.   The album is out now and you can get it … Continue reading

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Bracken ‘High Passes’

Chris has finally unleashed his long awaited ‘High Passes’ album under his Bracken moniker. Described as “a sprawling double album exploring nocturnal sound pieces, rickety time worn torch songs,downright boom bap, and everything in between” it has been presented by … Continue reading

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Northern Exchange

Have a listen to Richard’s new/old project. Three unreleased tracks from 2014. Listen/buy digital here (no physical format at the moment).

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The Declining Winter ‘Endless Scenbery’

The third The Declining Winter release of 2015 comes in the form of a limited CD on the Greek label Sound in Silence. It is available to order via Sound In Silence or at Norman Records. Here is a video … Continue reading

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Home Assembly Music FREE sampler

If you’ve lost track of all our various projects over the last few years, this FREE sampler contains tracks from Bracken, The Declining Winter and A New Line (Related). The Bracken track is the first to be unveiled from Chris’s … Continue reading

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Hood ‘British Radars’ 7″

Released just 21 years after it was delivered to the record label, we are pleased that our 1994 single ‘British Radars’ is finally seeing the light of day. Tracklist: -British Radars – alternate version -Experiments In Silence -Flood History -Delusions … Continue reading

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The Declining Winter/Isnaj Dui 12″

Well the latest one from Richard sold out in three hours but you can get the digital at The Declining Winter Bandcamp.  

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The Declining Winter UK tour

Richard’s The Declining Winter project go out on the road in the early part of August for a handful of UK shows. 01 | Arden Road Social Club,Halifax: with Alex Monk + Furrows https://www.facebook.com/events/1594936310789874/ 05 | Head of Steam, Newcastle … Continue reading

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