Olga Sergeevna In Record Collector

“Emotionally skewering music from a sleeping giant of Russian composition… a lavishly presented double LP demonstrating the dramatic range the highly prolific Soviet composer was capable of.” **** The Olga Sergeevna Soundtrack adds 4 more stars to its galaxy by way of our friends over at Record Collector Magazine. Thank you …

A Bird In The Hand…

Thanks to our pals over at Art Vinyl for featuring both Bert Jansch’s ‘Avocet’ and our ‘Avocet Revisited’ as part of their recent exhibition. (We’d say they made a nice pair, if it wasn’t edging dangerously into ‘Carry On Twitching’ territory). https://avocetrevisited.bandcamp.com/      

Earth Welcomes Anne Briggs

Hanging out the bunting here at Earth Towers, as we add a very special artist to our ranks. Welcome to Earth Anne Briggs, and your extraordinary 1971 album ‘The Time Has Come’. Offering some of her first original compositions, ‘The Time Has Come’ was a break from tradition in more …

Wired For Sound

“Bert Jansch’s Avocet was very off compared to what was going on in music in the late ’70s. I knew about him when I was in school because he was in Pentangle. The whole thing with music fans in the late ’60s was all about: “Are you Jimi or Eric?” …

New Release Day

Our ‘Living In The Shadows’ collection by Bert Jansch finally makes its way into the light today. In celebration, please enjoy the alternative mix of ‘Just A Dream’ (originally from ‘When The Circus Comes To Town’). This pared back version is one of our favourite tracks from disc four of …

Earth announces two new Bert Jansch Boxsets

BIG NEWS: The forthcoming 4XLP box sets documenting the work of Bert Jansch (Official) in the 90s and 00s (‘Living In The Shadows’ and ‘On The Edge Of A Dream’) will be closely followed by two further official deluxe collections, chronicling Jansch’s complete recordings in the 1960s, and early 1970s …

Expectations of The New Year

Our friends over at Erased Tapes Records know what’s up; thanks for featuring the appropriately-titled ‘Expectation Of The New Year’ by Mikael Tariverdiev on your recent NTS Radio show. Now, about those expectations… tariverdiev.bandcamp.com Erased Tapes 26.12.16 Each month London label Erased Tapes will play a 2-hour set of specially …