Monday, 22 May 2017

SJI - Almanac 5.04 (2017)



Tracklist
1) Invocation Of The Feather Stone
2) Untitled N.4

Personnel
gw lang (Vocals, apps, drones), Cath Tyler (Violin), Joanne Burke (Violin), Jason Thompson (Drums), C Joynes (Guitar), Simon Foster (Guitar), Mark Oliver (Guitar, Percussion), Andrea Woodyer (Saxophone), Bing Bongo (Bass).

Music by the musicians, corralled by gwl.

Invocation Of The Feather Stone, live improvisation at MalFest, Featherstone Castle, Haltwhistle. 27th January 2017.

Live sound by Rob Sadler.
Live recording by Mark Oliver.

Produced by Jimmy Buxton for Mario's Recording Services, Ashington, Northumberland.



SJI - Prohibition Bar, Gateshead. 13th April 2017.


Setlist:
1) You're A Minor Medical Miracle. Mr Lang!
2) I Miss The Lack*
3) Uncommon People
4) It'll Be Alright
5) Young People, Fuck Off
6) Toledo

Personnel:
gw lang

*Released on Almanac 5.05

Photo by Diane Jones

Monday, 3 April 2017

Next gig - Prohibition Bar 13th April w/ Barrett's Dottled Beauty


This should be a stormer. We saw Barrett's Dottled Beauty at the recent Mal-Fest celebrations, and they were superb.

April 13th 2017 at the Prohibition Bar, Gateshead.

Events page here.
Buy tickets here.

SJI: Almanac 5.03 (2017)


Almanac 5.03

Tracklist:
1) With Guitars
2) King Of The Brag
3) The Making Of Shut-In Man
4) Two Famous Poets
5) Untitled

Personnel:
g.w.lang (Organ, Guitar, Vocals, various)

All songs by gwl

Recorded by Jimmy Buxton for Mario's Recording Services, Ashington, Northumberland.



SJI: NARC 11 Compilation (2017)



We're thrilled to be first on the bill for this new compilation for NARC magazine.
Living Beneath The Blue Star comes from the forthcoming official release of "Ashington".

Tracklist:
1) st james infirmary - Living Beneath The Blue Star
2) Tough Tits - Hairless
3) Slow Decades - Sunday
4) Ceiling Demons - March Forward
5) Tom Joshua - Meteor Showers
6) Grey Tapes - Half Notes Floating
7) Eat Fast - Fenham Dreadlock
8) Future Horizons - Brittle Versita
9) Kay Greyson - LSD (Demo)
10) Hen Ogledd - Gwawr In Reverse
11) The Black Sheep Frederick Dickens - Penny Buns & Gin
12) The Pale White - That Dress
13) Slurs - Terra Firma
14) James Leonard Hewitson - Shy Of Hard Work
15) Soham De - Unstill (Live)
16) Chlorine - Eskimokoko

Personnel:
g.w.lang (organ, guitar, vocals, various)

Recorded by Gary J. Brady at Escapade Recording Studio, Greenwich.
Produced by Jimmy Buxton for Mario's Recording Services, Ashington, Northumberland.



Preview piece by Lee Fisher:


Check out NARC here.






SJI: Almanac 5.02 (2017)


Almanac 5.02 

Tracklist:
1) Passport To Poundland
2) Skubastrasse
3) Digital
4) Return To Poundland
5) Untitled

Personnel:
g.w.lang (organ, guitar, vocals, various).

All songs by gwl.

Recorded by Jimmy Buxton for Mario's Recording Services, Ashington, Northumberland.




Sunday, 19 February 2017

SJI - Pitmatic Painters Exhibition, Ashington. 18th February 2017.




SJI Played a set at the Pitmatic Painters' Exhibition in Ashington, on Saturday 18th February (NOT the 17th as stated on the poster).

Setlist:
1) Uncommon People
2) Living Beneath The Blue Star
3) Gregg's Sausage Roll
4) Eight For A Fiver
5) The Pigeonmen
6) Yet Another Ashington Song

Personnel:
g.w.lang (Organ, Guitar, Vocals, Various).

Here is some video of Yet Another Ashington Song (Facebook video, so I'm not sure if this will work), filmed by Wendy Dunn.



Photos by Simon Foster