ArcTangent Festival

March 25th, 2014

ArcTanGent poster - 24.03.14

We’re delighted to be able to announce that we are playing at this year’s ARCTANGENT festival. The lineup for the festival is nothing short of amazing, featuring many of the best post rock bands from the UK and overseas.

Get you tickets quick as they are sure to sell out!!

http://arctangent.co.uk/tickets/

London Gig – 30th April, New Cross Inn

March 23rd, 2014

We’re playing at the very first Cheery Wave night of epic Post-Rock / Instrumental / Spine-tinglingly beautiful music……

INFO
30 April
New Cross Inn, 323A New Cross Road SE14 6AS
Doors: 7:30pm, £4 entry
First 15 people through the door will receive a free CD!

http://www.facebook.com/events/763520106992344/

LINEUP

The Winchester Club
“…the last whisperings between Mogwai’s frail mother and Godspeed you black emperor’s great-grandfather” – Dazed and Confused
http://thewinchesterclub.bandcamp.com/

DEAD RED SUN
“…from ‘post’ to ‘math-rock’, building heavy riffs on top of driving rhythms” – dazeddigital.com
http://deadredsun.bandcamp.com/

Monsters Build Mean Robots (solo)
“Echoes of Sigur Ros and Explosions in the Sky” – Artrocker 4/5
http://mbmr.bandcamp.com/

Abbey Bowden
“when she hits those subdued high notes not a hair is left resting. This is a voice you will not forget!” – Folk Radio UK

+ Echoes And Dust DJs

Promoted by A Cheery Wave Collective – Check out our free/name-your-price compilation albums here:
http://acheerywavefromstrandedyoungsters.bandcamp.com/

Best albums of 2013

January 3rd, 2014

Here’s a list of our top, favourite and best albums from last year (and maybe before that)….


Jonny
A Winged Victory for the Sullen – s/t
Hammock – ‘Oblivion Hymns’
Steve Wilson – ‘The Raven That Wouldn’t Sing’
Camel – ‘The Snow Goose’ (2013 remake)
Brian McBride – “The Effective Disconnect”


Jerry
JON HOPKINS – ‘IMMUNITY’
FUCK BUTTONS – ‘SLOW FOCUS’
BILL RYDER-JONES – ‘A BAD WIND BLOWS IN MY HEART’
MOGWAI – ‘LES REVENANTS SOUNDTRACK’
R.ROO – ‘MGNOVENIE’
BILL CALLAHAN – ‘DREAM RIVER’
BRAMBLES – ‘CHARCOAL’


Harry
Away – Cities
Chrome Hoof – Chrome Black Gold
Voivod – Target Earth
Elvis Costello – Wise Up Ghost
Clutch – Earth Rocker
Beehoover -The Devil & His Footmen


Elena
Bill Callaham – “Dream River”
Bertrand Belin – “Parcs”
Bertrand Belin – “Hypernuit”
Shipping News – “Flies the Fields”
Alexandre Tharaud – “Ravel: L’Œvre pour piano”
Brigitte Fontaine – “Chansons décadentes et fantasmagoriques”
Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – “Ethiopiques 21: Ethiopia Song”


Tim
Boards of Canada – “Tomorrow’s Harvest”
Dutch Uncles – “Out of touch in the a Wild”
A Winged Victory for the Sullen – s/t
Godspeed you! Black Emperor – “Behemoth” (Various live bootlegs)
Napolian – “Rejoice EP”

‘Negative Liberty’ now available on rdio

November 25th, 2013


If you are an rdio subscriber you can add our latest album to your collection.

‘A Cheery Wave’ Vol.5 – featuring the best UK post-rock bands

October 22nd, 2013

A Cheery Wave 5 Album Art

A Cheery Wave from Stranded Youngsters is a free compilation series featuring all the best bands in the underground UK post-rock/math-rock scene.

Volume 5 will be out on Monday Oct 28th, and features bands such as The Winchester Club, Those Amongst Us Are Wolves, Polymath, Fox in the City, Alright the Captain and Cheap Jazz.

The album can be downloaded from – thewinchesterclub.bandcamp.com

More info on the at – facebook.com/acheerywavecollective