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NEW RELEASE: Exposition Universelle – Orwell

Announcing the release of the latest album by Orwell – Exposition Universelle – Release date: 9 October 2015 Exposition Universelle by Orwell Airy, orchestral-pop brilliance from Jérôme Didelot and friends, propelled by guitars, piano, strings, brass, vocal harmonies, vibraphone and … Continue reading

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COMING SOON: Exposition Universelle – Orwell

Just under 2 weeks until the UK release of French band Orwell‘s latest album – Exposition Universelle – a wonderful slice of orchestral pop, served up for your listening pleasure. Check out this video (produced by our friends at Hot … Continue reading

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10th anniversary release of Des lendemains by Orwell

To mark 10 years since its release, the excellent French band Orwell release their debut album, Des lendemains on Bandcamp: More releases from Orwell here.

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NEW RELEASE: Shut Up & Listen – FREE ALBUM

Out now: a new FREE to download compilation 23-track album featuring the very best of Folkwit Records 2011 – recent, new and upcoming releases. Click on the image below to go and get your copy:

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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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