2018 blimey !

Published In: ROOT Created Date: 2018-02-28

well it was a busy year last year with setting up our newset label  Zen Ten  and putting to be a couple of older ones Birdland , Audio Visual Fidelity, 

The First album on Zen Ten The superb "Silence " By Auction For The Promise Club  reached the top 30 in Louder than War magazines  best albums of 2017 !

This month we see the second monster album release on Zen Ten By Table Scraps whose album "Autonomy"  is at last available on CD , LP & Download and they have also secured support slot for MONSTER MAGNET European tour!  this spring will see the album releases of 2 more Zen Ten acts  The Velvet hands  "Partys Over" & LOCKS "Skeletal Blues "  again available on Limited Vinyl , CD , & DL   both bands will be doiung limited signed copies on both physical formats.... how would we ever get a download signed ??? 

Our Linda Lewis Box set also scored chart placing and we enjoyed hearing Linda regaling all manner of tales from her amazing career on BBC radio and playing acoustic tracks to boot !  'Funky Bubbles' is a great achievment to celebrate 50 years in the industry by one of Britains best singer songwriters .

coming this year we are working on a set of 4  Marc Bolan home demoes Lps with 5CD Box set , 10" stooges e.p from the first reunion line up , Live double Iggy pop Lp in Detroit , Live Johnny Thunders LP also coincidentally recorded in Detroit in the very same year !  a muklti cd box set will follow towards the end of the year working directly with the estate. More kusworth in the sahep of The World of Dave Kusworth 2 xLp / CD..and possibly his barnd new album end of the year .. this year we welcome  ex Swell Map Jowe Head on board with his forst solo album being issued this Record Store Day  followed by his very latest album 'Widdershins' later in the year . Rock N Roll & Rockabilly fans will be pleased to see that after a hiatus the VipVop lavbel is issuing 4 Little Richard Singles in rocking cool Les Clark designed picture sleeves  , a 10" by Sparkle Moore , a Gene Vincent 7"  and maybe more later on. The Fuzztones campaign rolls on with 'Braindrops' being issued on RSD as coloured LP +7"  with Cd version issued later in the year with 'Leave your mind at home' Cd following. Fans of the VIrgin Prunes will also be happy to see Dave-id Busaras  solo albums  'Bushy Luxury'  & 'Smegma Structions' come out on Vinyl this year .  Scott Morgan is never far away from either our hearts or our release schedule this year POWERTRANE album 'Beyond the Sound'  plus bonus tracks will be issued on Vinyl LP +7" and reaching back further a 7" by Rationals 'Respect' will be out before summer . 


Id better stop writing and get on with this lot ...