Jonathan Wilson joins Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers as special guest on tour

Having figured highly in numerous Best of 2011 lists, including being named as Uncut’s New Artist of the Year, Jonathan Wilson has been invited by Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers to join them as special guest across their entire European tour which includes two sold-out shows at the Royal Albert Hall in June. Jonathan will then return to the UK in July to perform at the Latitude festival and Hard Rock Calling before ending the summer with an appearance at End of the Road as part of Bella Union’s 15th Anniversary celebrations on 31st August.

Upcoming UK live info:

Monday 18 June – LONDON – Royal Albert Hall (supporting Tom Petty)
Wednesday 20 June – LONDON – Royal Albert Hall (supporting Tom Petty)

Saturday 14 July – LONDON – Hard Rock Calling
Sunday 15 July – SOUTHWOLD – Latitude Festival
Tuesday 17 July – LEEDS – Brudenell Social Club (£10)

Friday 31 August – WILTSHIRE – End Of The Road Festival
Saturday 1 September – BIRMINGHAM – Moseley Folk Festival
Sunday 2 September – PORTLAOISE – Electric Picnic

Vote for Sean Pecknold’s ‘The Shrine / An Argument’ video!

The Vimeo Awards have shortlisted Sean Pecknold‘s video for ‘The Shrine / An Argument‘ by Fleet Foxes in the ‘Best Music Video’ category.

Anyone who has watched the 8 minute epic will agree it’s a spectacular piece of art and more than worthy of winning – check the video out here:

Vote for ‘The Shrine / An Argument’ to win here.

You can vote once a day. Go forth!

Stream: Father John Misty ‘Fear Fun’

Father John Misty ‘Fear Fun’ streaming now
released April 30th on Bella Union

A sprawling, ambitious, imaginative work Father John Misty’s ‘Fear Fun’ veers between heart-on-sleeve poetics and some genuinely strange, surreal moments. Always a vivid, engrossing experience, Josh Tillman recently underlined his intention to fulfil an escapist drive.

- Clash on Father John Misty’s ‘Fear Fun’. Stream the album over there now.

‘Fear Fun’ is out on Bella Union next Monday, you can pre-order in our store and catch a headline show at London’s Shacklewell Arms on June 6th.