13 May 2013
Newsboost Wembley Crucible
*BSP playing live on ESPN’s coverage of FA Cup Final.
*BSP added to the Green Man and Moseley Folk festivals.
*Botanical in Brussels; silver-screen splendour in Sheffield.
British Sea Power would like to confirm that they’ve been added to the
bills at the Green Man and Moseley Folk festivals – and are again playing
their From The Sea To The Land Beyond soundtrack live in Sheffield. But,
before that, BSP will be firing their high-church amplified rock music out
alongside another big field of green – the 2013 FA Cup at Wembley Stadium
on Saturday 11 May.
1 May 2013
Unfortunately, BSP have had to cancel their Paris show on Friday 3 May.
The band would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused here. Ticket refunds are available.
26 April 2013
British Sea Power are set to release new album ‘Machineries Of Joy’ on Rough Trade Records on Monday 1 April.
Q magazine: “Their best record yet… a triumph of sophisticated rock engineering” **** (4/5)
MOJO: “Mesmeric… consistently impressive” **** (4/5)
Record Collector: “Majestic and full of nuance… proves that BSP are still in bloom” New Release of the Month **** (4/5)
The Observer: “Sublime…One of the more intriguing British bands of the past decade” **** 4/5
The Times: “Irresistable songs, driven by an enthusiasm that’s infectious…It’s a coming of age” **** 4/5
Independent on Sunday: “alternates between rousing anthems and tranquil interludes, ...
26 April 2013
Newsboost Indigo Fairytale
*Sundance this Sunday.
*Malcolm Tucker swears by BSP.
*“Best merchandise on the planet.”
*Festival appearances in Suffolk, Leeds, Reading, Sussex.
Very many thanks to everyone who came to see BSP on the recent UK dates,
which variously took in Bulgarian choristers, dual-bear action and the
great Dickie Hammond of the monstrous Sunderland rockers Leatherface. There
were kind words from much-loved screen star Peter Capaldi, who came to see
BSP at Shepherd’s Bush Empire: “Fabulous… Carrion AND The Great Skua
live. Amazing.” BSP were in great form, in most places playing two sets of
25 April 2013
Newsboost Polar Sundance
*Name that bear! Win prize!
*BSP live at Sundance and in Japan.
*Last orders for charitable record purchases…
Thanks very much to everyone at the BSP shows at London 100 Club and, last
night, Exeter. The tour is picking up impetus and discarded pasty wrappers
with joy, sweat and amplified rock music live on tap.
The Kapital Krankenhaus show at the 100 Club was a multi-part marvel, with
a boat ride on the Thames leading to a lively time down beneath Oxford
Street. The London Bulgarian Choir added harmonies to Waving Flags and
Camille from Savages sang a...