Posts by Month: March 2013

BC Camplight

Video: BC Camplight: ‘Grim Cinema’

We invited the brilliant Philadelphia born songwriter BC Camplight down to NQ Photography Studio to film some songs with his awesome band. Here’s ‘Thieves In Antigua” from BC’s forthcoming third studio record ‘Grim Cinema’. Check the other tracks from the session below.

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BC Camplight

Gig: BC Camplight + Lowline


BC Camplight is the moniker of one of Philadelphia’s most beloved songsmiths, and ex-boxer, Brian Christinzio. BC Camplight has been a critics’ favourite since the release of his highly melodic, often lyrically deranged baroque-pop debut Hide, Run Away (One Little Indian) in 2005. The album’s addictive works – which

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Gig: White Hills


White Hills newest and most energized recording to date is bursting with raw energy packed into their most concise songs to date. Fear not long time White Hills fans, there is still loads of killer guitar work and fuzzed out psychedelia on Frying on this Rock. Their highly sought … Read on


Gig: Team Ghost


There’s been a deluge of stunning electronic music emanating from Europe for years, but it’s been a while since we’ve also heard swirling, noisy guitars echoing from the continent.
Combining these two strands, however – the atmospheric synth textures of Tangerine Dream and Brian Eno, and the caustic indie-rock … Read on


Gig: Teleman


Teleman are a new four-piece who have emerged from the clatter and chaos of London to present their debut single Cristina, a gently propulsive song showcasing lead singer Tom Sanders’ distinctive and bittersweet vocals. Produced by the legendary Bernard Butler, the limited 7” single was released earlier this year … Read on

Gig: Mantraluna


House of Cards are delighted to present a return to Manchester by Mantraluna. This will be a very special night indeed…


Mantraluna are from London, originally formed in Oldham, Lancashire in the late 1990s. Frequenting Manchester’s Roadhouse & Night & Day venues, famously supporting Elbow, Placebo, Clint Boon, … Read on


Gig: Blue Rose Code


House of Cards are thrilled to announce a Manchester show by the wonderful Blue Rose Code. We are also delighted to see the return to Manchester of Nolan R Watkinson, formerly of The Second Floor, who will provide main support on what will be a very special night.

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Gig: Midas Fall


House of Cards are delighted to present an album launch show by Midas Fall. Support on the night comes from Her Name is Calla’s frontman, Tom Morris and Manchester folk newcomers, Trip of Hares.



Described by Subba Cultcha Magazine as “chiming vocal-led post-rock”, Manchester-based quartet Midas Fall … Read on