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Port Sulpher collaboration with James Kirk Radio Scotland record of the week

The Creeping Bent organisations Port Sulpher collaboration with James Kirk from the forth coming LP 'Paranoid Critical' which features other artists such as Vic Goddard, Davey Henderson and Alan Vega has been made record of the week on Janet Forsyths Radio Scotland show.

Alex Rex 'Vermillion'

Alex Rex (alter ego of Alex Neilson) LP Vermillion is out now on Tin Angel
Alex talks in depth to the Guardian about the record here.

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2017/may/03/alex-rex-authenticity-neil...

Bardogs 'Friday Night The Eagle Flys'

From Glasgows very own Bardogs The LP Friday Night The Eagle Fly's is out now on Button Up records on glorious vinyl
and for the more digitally minded CD and download.

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/friday-night-the-eagles-fly/id1212205964

We'd like to welcome Ronan Fay to the Green Door Studio as a new in-house Engineer!

Ronan has been active at The Green Door for the past few years, recording his band Sweaty Palms with Stuart Evans engineering.
Now we are delighted to announce that Ronan will be joining us an in-house engineer, available for hire from June 19th onwards.
Ronan started in music studying Sound Production at Stow College, and later earned a degree in Audio Technology and Electronics at Caledonian University. During that time, he has gained experience working at Chem19 (Bill Wells/Aidan Moffat, The Phantom Band, Remember Remember), BBC Pacific Quay and, in 2013, started working full time as an assistant at Gorbals Sound.
He has had the opportunity to work alongside many established acts from around Scotland as well as having a rare platform to engineer new scottish acts.
Ronan has garnered experience with acts such as Honeyblood, Belle and Sebastian, Simple Minds, Paolo Nutini, Hue and Cry, Susan Boyle, Catholic Action, LYLO, Home$lice, Faiides, Black Cat Revue, The Ninth Wave, The Blinding and Future Glue, whilst also working alongside producers such as Leo Abrahams (David Byrne/Brian Eno, Jon Hopkins, Wild Beasts), John Wood (Nick Drake, Pink Floyd, Squeeze), Calum Malcolm (Josef K, Aztec Camera, The Fire Engines)
He also writes and records music with the band Sweaty Palms.

Green Door All Stars - Youth Stand Up! (Autonomous Africa)

Over the past year we've been travelling back and forth working on an international collaborative recording project funded by Celebrate (Big Lottery Fund), featuring young musicians from Ghana, Belize and Glasgow. We're extremely excited to announce that the results are coming out as an album 'Youth Stand Up!' to be released on Oct 9th on JD Twitch, Auntie Flo and Midland's label 'Autonomous Africa'. All proceeds from the release will be split between the Tafi Cultural Institute in Ghana and Lebeha Drum Centre in Hopkins, Belize.

We have also hooked up with the Tafi Cultural Institute in the Volta region of Ghana to offer 3 week study tours for musicians from the UK. The proceeds from these tours will go towards building a community studio in the village of Tafi Atome. We will be holding a fundraiser at Glasgow Art School on Friday November 27th to celebrate the album release and all proceeds from the night will go towards the community studio in Tafi Atome. The night will feature live performances from Golden Teacher and Sacred Paws plus DJ sets from Ghana Sounds, Sordid Sound System and a special guest.

http://www.residentadvisor.net/news.aspx?id=31211

Golden Teacher - Sauchiehall Enthrall EP (RubaDub)

Fresh from their last release on Optimo Records - a collaborative dub showdown between Green Door's Sordid Sound System and Dubmaster Dennis Bovell which featured in the Vinyl Factory's 20 best releases of 2015 - Golden Teacher have just self released an ace new 12" of mutant dancehall and psychotropic funk.

https://soundcloud.com/goldenteacher/sauchiehall-enthrall-ep

Matt Kivel - Janus LP (Driftless Recordings)

Sam had the pleasure of working with Matt (one half of Princeton) and Ali Roberts at the Green Door on Matt's highly recommended forthcoming album Janus. Out soon on Driftless Recordings.

http://www.brooklynvegan.com/archives/2015/09/matt_kivel_prin.html

Breakfast Muff - I Want To Want To (Art Is Hard Records)

Glasgow's hardest working band who can most likely be found playing a gig on any day that ends in the letter 'y' have this irresistibly catchy slacker pop number released on limited edition 7" vinyl by Art Is Hard Records.

https://soundcloud.com/separatedbymotorways/breakfast-muff-i-want-to-wan...

Sweaty Palms - Hollywood Wax EP (Fuzzkill Records)

Recent alumni of our Green Door Supergroups sessions (which have also included Happy Meals, Laura St Jude, Psychic Soviets, Deathcats, Whilst, and Naked), Sweaty Palms Hollywood Wax EP oozes ferile garage-noir and is out now on Fuzzkill Records.

http://www.tenementtv.com/tracks/premiere-sweaty-palms-hollywood-wax-ep/

The Creeping Ivies - The Witch House EP (Flowers In The Dustbin Records)

Now relocated to Glasgow and with a new 3 piece line up The Creeping Ivies spooktastic new EP is out now on Flowers In The Dustbin Records.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZywCN_y6WXw&feature=youtu.be

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