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Mièle – Shout4Music Review

Le jour et la nuit by Mièle reviewed in Shout4music.com: “Belgian chamber pop, sung in lustful panting French. ‘Le jour et la nuit’ is a shimmery opener: a slinky bass line beds the whispery vocals of Stéphane (male) and a … Continue reading

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NEW RELEASES: from Belgian bands Joy & Mièle

In association with Humpty Dumpty Records, Belgium, we are proud to present two excellent albums from Joy & Mièle: Joy – Joy Intense and powerful indie pop from former Venus front man… Joy – Joy – £8.99 + P&P Shipping … Continue reading

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Orwell – Live Review

Great review of Orwell‘s first show of their current UK tour @ Mello Mello, Liverpool from Purple Revolver: http://www.purplerevolver.com/music/reviews/121632-orwell-live-review-at-mello-mello.html Pictures by Marie Hazlewood

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Orwell – UK Tour 10-18 June

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Orwell – Music Critic Review

Orwell’s Continental reviewed by The Music Critic: “…melodic classic pop influenced by Eno, Krautrock and 80’s (1984 even?) influenced productions that are both enigmatic and cinematic at once. The album starts with the title track Continental and is at once … Continue reading

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Orwell – Rockfort review

Review of Continental from Rockfort – the French music and culture magazine: “Orwell is pretty much solely Jérome Didelot, a resident of Metz, the capital of the Lorraine in north-east France. Others pass though the line up – including Cascadeur … Continue reading

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Tasty Fanzine review of Continental

Words of praise for the wonderful new album Continental by Orwell: “Inspired by Gabriel Garcia Márquez’s novel ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’ the French mastermind of Orwell, Jérôme Didelot provides with “Continental” a kind of concept album. These inspirations frame … Continue reading

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Continental – Americana UK Review

Some fine words from Dave Cowling of Americana UK for Orwell’s latest album Continental: “On previous Orwell records Jerome Didelot’s primary sensibility was classic Gallic pop mixed with some California sunshine, those ingredients are still here and there’s an addition. … Continue reading

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NEW RELEASES: Orwell + Rebecca Clamp

Monday 4 April 2011 sees the release of 2 new albums from Folkwit Records: Continental – Orwell – £9.99 + P&P Shipping :UKEUUSROW Continental Lonely Ride On This Brightful Day The Wife, The Battlefield Follow Me, Boy Eastern Always Anytime … Continue reading

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Vanguard Online review of Continental by Orwell

Latest review in from Vanguard Online of the wonderful new album by Orwell – Continental – Out tomorrow (4 April 2011): “Orwell is essentially the brainchild of French artist and multi instrumentalist Jérôme Didelot (I seem to review a lot … Continue reading

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