Saturday, October 14, 2017

New album update

This time, it's just a visual update.

Photo by Don Peris:

Photo of Karen Peris by Mike Bitts:

Source: Don Peris/Mike Bitts, Facebook

Karen artwork follow-up from May

Karen has updated her artwork from an earlier sketch found here with some interesting details regarding a track that has "fallen away."

Source: Marco Regali Nai, Imdiscog.com Facebook group

Karen Peris interview at Cordella Magazine

In July, Philadelphia based Cordella Magazine published an interview with Karen Peris. You can read that interview here.

Source: Andreas Ruhland, Imdiscog.com Facebook group

Sunday, October 01, 2017

A new short live video clip of "The Happy Mondays" has been posted on the band's Instagram page.

You can also watch it below.

playing the happy mondays today, because it's saturday (?)

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Source: Marco Regali Nai, Imdiscog.com Facebook group

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Karen Peris shares her voice on new Lost Horizons album

Cocteau Twins meets Jesus and Mary Chain - the debut LP Ojal√° by Lost Horizons featuring Simon Raymonde and Richie Thomas on the Bella Union label. Karen Peris is the single vocalist on the song "The Places We've Been" which is the 2nd track on the forthcoming album due to be released on October 27th.

You can hear the track on Spotify or below. The album is currently available for pre-order on iTunes, Apple Music and Spotify.



Read more about the project here: http://pitchfork.com/news/cocteau-twins-simon-raymonde-announces-debut-album-from-new-band/

Source: Thomas Hollyday, Imdiscog.com Facebook group


Wednesday, June 14, 2017

"Hello I Feel The Same" poster now available

Now available on Bandcamp.com is a high gloss 16" x 20" extended poster from Hello I Feel The Same. The poster costs $9 and an additional $5 for shipping.



Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Upcoming album sketch artwork

Karen posted recently on Instagram a sketch that she's been working on for the next Innocence Mission album. Since this is just a "possible cover", this could be discarded. Either way, a new album is on the horizon as recording is still not yet complete according to her post.


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Source: Marco Regali, Facebook

Sunday, July 17, 2016

New single "Trip" released as digital only track

Yesterday, the band released a digital only track titled "Trip" which includes former drummer Steve Brown. This was likely recorded during the My Room In The Trees timeframe when Steve Brown last appeared on a one-off track "Rain (Setting Out In The Leaf Boat)".

It's currently available at bandcamp.com and iTunes.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Working Musician Podcast interviews Mike Bitts

Working Musician Podcast is a new online podcast which launched in May and features Mike Bitts as their first guest.

Topics include:

•Early training on guitar, bass and drums
•College music pros and cons
•The business of jazz
•Performing in Japan
•Teaching
•Composing

You can hear the episode here.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

"At Sea" comes to the US

The Japanese album release of Hello I Feel The Same sported a bonus track "At Sea". That track has found it's way onto the Korda 3 Komp CD. You can order the compilation CD from Korda Records or buy it digitally online here.