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Archive for April, 2010

Album Club

The next installment of the Avalanche Records Album Club, is a wonderful album from the brother of J. Tillman (he of Fleet Foxes fame) it is called Pearly Gate Music and is a lovely little album we think should get lots of recognition. Although it isn’t a Scottish act which we try to specialise on this here site. It is excellent and not getting the recognition it truly deserves. And since it is our choice for the album club this edition, we are selling it online at a  special price of £9.99 while the stocks do last.

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Pearl and the Puppets

Don't forget to vote today either

Pearl and the Puppets to play an instore at Avalanche Records on the 6th of May at 5pm

Three years ago Pearl was just another music-loving shopgirl (Woolworths) and student (primary school teacher). She was classically trained (on woodwind) and could bash out a tune (on piano). But she’d never so much as picked up a guitar. Then, aged 19, she bought a guitar. She taught herself how to play it and quickly wrote some songs. Within a matter of months she’d set up a myspace and posted four demos. Within a week, the first record label contacted her.

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Eagleowl Live

Our good friends Eagleowl are playing at the Roxy Room in Edinburgh to celebrate the launch of their new EP. It takes place  on the 3rd of May at 7.30pm and tickets are £5. You can buy them in advance only from Avalanche Records as of today.

Records Store Day 2010

IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN… YES IT’S RECORD STORE DAY!

This year we have three bands playing in the store,

12pm THE SUNDANCER

3 pm TV21

5.30pm DESERTERSDESERVEDEATH (FEATURING MEBERS OF SAINT JUDE’S INFIRMARY)

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