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OWL LAUNCH WITH EPILOGUES AND JOEL WHITAKER AT ALL SAINTS YORK

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Much love to Owl. and everyone involved in putting together a stunning launch night for the album "Happyness" at the weekend. Fine art, short films, video projections and a pile of stunning acoustic guitar music mixed with All Saints' spectacular stained glass for a beautifully chilled night and packed performances. You can check out a bunch of previous releases from Owl. on Bandcamp, it's ambient, minimal and totally transfixing instrumental guitar music and it's been wonderful to help give the Happyness album the launch it deserved. Thanks so much to everyone who made it happen, particularly the varied artists; Owl.,...

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YOUNG THUGS LAUNCH YORK CHILL OUT PLAYLIST

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Every time you listen to this playlist huge multinational corporations are forced to donate 10p to the York music scene. Plus it's really mint:   We're building a bunch of playlists representing the York music scene; check them out and subscribe we'll be refreshing them regularly, and there's some stunningly good music out there to hear. The York Vibes Playlist above is dedicated to the chilled out, downtempo, trip hop and electronica side of York, that you don't see much of on the live scene but is well worth digging for. If you fancy something with a bit more energy...

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LUUNA JOIN UP WITH YOUNG THUGS FOR DEBUT EP "MOONFLOWER"

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York trip-hop styled trio LUUNA, fresh from spins on Radio 1, have joined up with Young Thugs for their debut three-track EP release Moonflower, scheduled for the first week of March on digital, CD and vinyl, order here. Gigs to be announced soon and look out for a series of live session videos of the three EP tracks being released online in the lead up to the EP. "Absolute perfection for a sunday night" - Phil Taggart, BBC Radio1  "5 out 5" - The Wire

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