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SNAKERATTLERS HOVEL SESSION VIDEO NOW OUT: LET YOU GO

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Banging Rockabilly duo The Snakerattlers played the Hovel Sessions back last year with a support set from Dead Drummer. Soaking the tiny Hovel live venue in red light they played a mint set with a ton of intensity, and we've finally got some video of the night "in a fucking cupboard" to check out below, this is the song "Let You Go"... " allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen="" width="560" height="315" frameborder="0">

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NAKED SIX AND THE BLACK LAGOONS STORM THE HOVEL SESSIONS

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The first Hovel Session of 2018 kicked off in fine style with Naked Six and The Black Lagoons bringing some fresh vibes into the room and the wider Young Thugs Studios set up. Vids to come in due course, here's a few photos from the night, keep an eye on our Facebook events for the next Hovel Sesh...

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OWL "HAPPYNESS" ALBUM LAUNCH VIDEO RELEASED FEATURING JOEL WHITAKER AND EPILOGUES

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We already posted the photos a few weeks back, but here's some video documenting the wonderful night that was the Happyness album launch in All Saints Church in York. The event featured acoustic musical performances from Owl, Joel Whitaker and Epilogues, and that also featured some beautiful short film work from Sam Boullier, Tom Leatherbarrow and Oli Knight, live visuals by Mike Knight, and an exhibition of art from Liz Collier. Keep a look out for more from Owl in 2018, and plenty more live events from us...    

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CANSHAKER PI, BULL, PAT BUTCHER AND WASHING MACHINE REPAIRMAN PLAY HOVEL 2

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We recently welcomed Canshaker Pi to Hovel2, coming all the way from Amsterdam on a UK tour and throwing a noisy, punky live show alongside a few of York's favourite noisemakers; the boys from Bull, Washing Machine Repairman and Pat Butcher. Much love to everyone who came out for our last gig of the year, keep a look out on www.facebook.com/youngthugsrecords for more in 2018, here's a bunch of pics from the night taken by Ben Porter at Plastic Fortune Collective...

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JOEL WHITAKER LAUNCH WITH CHARLIE SWAINSTON AND AMY MAY ELLIS AT THE CITADEL, YORK

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A packed Citadel audience turned out to enjoy Joel Whitaker's EP launch for "Ascent of the Flightless Bird" at the end of November, with a ten-piece headline band performance supported by Charlie Swainston's seven piece line up and Amy May Ellis playing full band. Much love to all the musicians for a stunning night in a great feeling room, here's a few pics...

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