Richard releases his third full length record under his The Declining Winter moniker on March 23rd. 'Home For Lost Souls' now available to PRE-ORDER on the Home Assembly Music site. It comes as a limited vinyl release of 250 copies including download code for the whole album plus a bonus EP 'The Waning Mill Chronicles'. PRE-ORDER your copy from Norman Records LISTEN to soundclips. WATCH video below.....
Wishing all our followers a very happy christmas and new year. This site is mainly now used to promote the various projects of former Hood members, we've received a lot of lovely messages recently about Hood and we're so pleased that so many people remember the band fondly. At the moment we're pushing forward with new projects and we've listed everything that has come out this year below. We've made a songdrop mix of tracks off each of these projects and we hope you will check it out. Many thanks for your continued support. This years projects...... The Declining Winter 'Lost Songs' cassette/cd/download buy download A New Line (Related) 's/t' LP/'A Roomful of Lovers' 7" buy Memory Drawings 'There Is No Perfect Place' CD/'Captivated EP' download buy Great Panoptique Winter 'Wildness' download buy Downpour 'Remember When It Was All About the Drums?' download buy Bracken 'Exist/Resist'cassette/lp buy download The Humblebee 'Snowflake' lp
Memory Drawings release a digital only EP 'Captivated' on December 1st. This contains two reworked songs from their 'There Is No Perfect Place' album and a brand new track 'Captivated'. Available to download from the usual outlets or from Memory Drawings Bandcamp page Below is the video for 'Captivated'
STOP PRESS: Norman Records ALBUM OF THE YEAR. Vinyl edition available from HERE Proudly presented rain-soaked VHS memories found in a drainage sluice. By way of Leeds, Hood co-founder Chris Adams delivers the first Bracken material since 2007. Download or tape - buy here Listen to clips here Youtube still vid here
Richard's 2011 album with Jason Sweeney (Panoptique Electrical/Pretty Boy Crossover) is now available as a download only release. A remote collaboration across continents, Jason and friends did the music, Richard sang. Listen or download from Bandcamp
Many years ago some of you may remember that Chris released two EP's of, let's say....."difficult"......drum and bass on the mighty, but now defunct, Drop Beat records. Under the name 'downpour'? No? Fair enough, it was a long time ago. Fast forward 15 years and he's back in the game. Check out a brand new EP at the Bandcamp page below. 4 tracks in all - will cost you £3.
You can now pre-order the Memory Drawings album 'There Is No Perfect Place' (featuring Hood's Richard Adams and Gareth Brown) from the following places:- Hibernate Shop Norman Records The first 200 come with a bonus CD of remixes from the likes of Beniot Pioulard, Talvihorros, The Sly and Unseen, A New Line (Related) and more....... Here is their video of the track 'The Island of the Day Before'
Richard and Gareth are out on the road this August as part of Anglo-American collective Memory Drawings. Dates are as follows:- 18th York Basement 19th London Cafe Oto (Tickets: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/279822) 20th TBC 21st Manchester Castle Hotel (Tickets: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/279188) 22nd Bradford Fuse Art Space FREE ENTRY Memory Drawings new album 'There Is No Perfect Place' is out on August 14th on Hibernate. Here is a sneak preview.....
The debut album from Hood/Remote Viewer alumnus Andrew Johnson is now available to pre-order over at Norman Records. Its a double vinyl (plus download) release of just 250. Listen to soundcloud clips here: