Archive for the ‘Releases’ Category

Countdown: twelve days of Christmas

Monday, December 25th, 2017

Finish up your roast peacock and put your feet up by the bonfire of wrapping paper. Now it’s time to enjoy the twelve days of Christmas. From today, Moogieman will be adding a new track for each of the days of Christmas on bandcamp. First up: Red Xmas.

New video from the Red Xmas EP

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Thanks to Awkward Actors, The Library Pub, the Truck Store, Catweazle Club. The Red Xmas EP is available on bandcamp and on CD in a handmade felt cover from the Truck Store, Oxford.

Released: Red Xmas

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Moogieman’s Red Xmas EP was released today on bandcamp and as CD, available in the Truck Store, Oxford. A launch gig will take place early this evening in the Truck Store.

The CD comes in a handmade red felt sleeve and is part of a Christmas project that will see a track made available online on each of the 12 days of Christmas, starting 25 December.

Red Xmas EP review

Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Here’s what Oxford’s indefatigable music magazine, Nightshift, had to say about the forthcoming Moogieman EP.

Anti Christmas songs are now so prevalent that they’re in danger of becoming as clichéd as the tinsel and bauble-spangled hits they’re intended to counter. Still, Moogieman’s hopefully not one to follow the pack, surely. (more…)

Girls And Film reviewed

Saturday, July 1st, 2017

What the periodicals said about the new Moogieman album.

Nightshift
Issue 264, July 2017

Moogieman might yet end up enjoying the accolade of being the last ever artist to kick off the Oxford Punt and his 2016 opening set at the Purple Turtle remains a favourite memory of that May evening. The bulk of the intervening year has seen him tinker with the finishing touches to this album. (more…)

Girls and Film digital pre-orders available

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

The new Moogieman album is now available to pre-order on the All Will Be Well Records bandcamp page.

The album releases on Friday 16 June and CDs will be available at the launch gig in the Cellar.

Agfa Clack video

Monday, June 5th, 2017

A brand new Moogieman video is now out for Agfa Clack, from the forthcoming Girls and Film album.

Girls And Film launch 16 June

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Girls And Film cover artAll Will Be Well Records has announced the release date of the long-awaited Moogieman album, Girls And Film, a concept album based around the theme of analogue photography.

The album features 24 tracks and includes songs that have been part of the Moogieman And The Masochists setlist, such as Disposable, Pinhole, I Left My Camera On The Moon and Provia, and of course a host of brand new ones. Many of these will be aired for the first time at the launch gig, which takes place at the Cellar on Friday 16 June.

The album was mainly recorded (more…)

Action Sampler EP now out

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Containing 12.5% of the forthcoming Girls And Film Album – that’s 3 songs out of the planned 24, plus an extra track that isn’t related to photography – the new EP serves as an amuse bouche for those keen to get a taste of the new Moogieman sound. It’s available at Bandcamp or on CD. Copies will be on sale at the next gig: 15 October at the Library, 4pm for Oxjam.

What to do when your album stalls?

Monday, October 3rd, 2016
Flowchart for recording Girls and Film.

Flowchart showing the (convoluted) process of making the album Girls And Film.

That difficult first album – it all gets off to a great start, ideas flow and you’re feeling musically inspired. But then life gets in the way, your open reel 8 track breaks down, you’re not happy with your mechanical reverb options so you have to build a plate device, the album concept is film photography so you need 24 tracks. (more…)