VIDEO: CEREMONY – YOUR LIFE IN FRANCE


Californian punk band CEREMONY have revealed the video for new track ‘Your Life In France’, taken from their forthcoming album The L Shaped Man out on Matador Records on May 19th. Watch above.

The band play at this year’s Visions Festival. See the full line up here.

VISIONS FESTIVAL NEW NAMES

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We are thrilled to share the news of Visions Festival’s latest artist announce.

Adding to a varied and international bill, cult Scottish indie-pop faves CAMERA OBSCURA play a special London festival performance. One of the most exciting new pop acts around, Las Vegas’ SHAMIR returns to London following the release of his fantastic album on XL Recordings in May. Swedish musician JENS LEKMAN joins the bill, providing a taste of new material from his forthcoming new album. Also joining us, Swedish pop duo JJ alongside Florida’s new rock and roll titans MERCHANDISE, and finally hotly tipped London acts PIX and OSCAR – fresh new signings to the 4AD and Wichita record labels respectively. More acts are still to be announced in the coming weeks.

Listen to a playlist of all the artists currently involved here.

Tickets are available via visionsfestival.com/tickets/

VISIONS FESTIVAL FIRST WAVE

We’re pleased to reveal the wave of acts for this year’s Visions Festival! We return to the London Fields area on Saturday 8th August with our partners Rockfeedback and Bird On The Wire.

We’ll be joined by FAT WHITE FAMILY, HINDS, THE ANTLERS, TOY, SON LUX, CEREMONY, ANDY STOTT, PEAKING LIGHTS, LUKE ABBOTT, TORN HAWK, GIRL BAND and JONES.

Limited tickets on sale via Dice here for 24 hours. General sale begins tomorrow from 9am!

SEXBEAT BLOG – STAY TUNED

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Hi guys, we’ve been inactive for a little while but fear not, the SEXBEAT blog will return. In the mean time, keep an eye out on our Facebook and Twitter feeds for the odd rad tune or party tip. We’ll also have news of this year’s Visions Festival. Peace!

THE PROPER ORNAMENTS | PERSONAL PLAYLIST

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Once a fortnight here on SEXBEAT we aim to bring you a Personal Playlist from bands we like, talking about bands they like…

Neo-psychedelic band THE PROPER ORNAMENTS, led by VERONICA FALLS‘ James Hoare and Max Claps have made their mark in the London scene for a while now, playing warehouses, gardens and sold out shows and now the legendary 100 Club on November 27th.

We’ve asked them to pick five songs that have inspired the band over the years ahead of the show, check them out below.

Tickets for the show available here.

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WIN TICKETS TO SEE CHEATAHS | 20.11.2014

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Our friends at Rockfeedback are bringing you alt-rock band and SEXBEAT favourites CHEATAHS  on Thursday 20th November at the Lexington.

Which is great news if you have cash dollars, but if you’re broke, today might just be your lucky day! We’ve been given two pairs of tickets to giveaway for the show, for your chance of winning, simply send an answer to the question below to jenny@sexbeatlondon.com.

The winner will be selected and notified on Thursday 13th November.

Q) What is the name of the first Cheatahs EP?

THE PROPER ORNAMENTS, VIRGINIA WING | 27.11.2014

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We are happy to announce that we are joining forces with the 100 Club to bring you London based neo-psychedelic pop group THE PROPER ORNAMENTS !

They will be playing the 100 Club on 27th November following their sold out Lexington album release show for Wooden Head this summer via indie staple Fortuna Pop!.

Led by VERONICA FALLS’ James Hoare and Max Claps, the band have already shared stages with the likes of REAL ESTATE, WOODS and CRYSTAL STILTS.

Support on the night comes from hypnotic four-piece and SEXBEAT signees VIRGINIA WING and soon to be announced secret guests.

Grab your ticket here!