02/12/13 East India Youth signs to 4AD Songs
We are very excited to announce the signing of East India Youth to our 4AD songs imprint. Debut album ‘Total Strife Forever’ will be coming out through Stolen Recordings January 13th. The album ranges from ambient passages, through neo-classical episodes and Detroit techno through to effervescent melodic electronic pop songs. Watch the video for the brilliant lead single ‘Looking For Someone’ above.
26/11/13 Jaakko Eino Kalevi: No End (dir. Harley Weir)
The beautiful Harley Weir directed film made for Jaakko Eino Kalevi’s single ‘No End’ premiered today on Nowness. ‘No End’ is the the first track taken from Jaakko’s EP ‘Dreamzone’ which comes out on Weird World Records December 2nd. ‘Memories’, also taken from the EP was featured on on the 100 Bleep podcast which you can access here: https://bleep.com/stream/Podcast+100
11/11/13 Sampha's new track 'Too Much' goes live
You may already recognise ‘Too Much’ as it was sampled by Drake in a track (also called Too Much) that featured on his most recent album ‘Nothing Was The Same’. Sampha is releasing the stunning original tomorrow (12th Nov) via Young Turks with B side ‘Happens’. Recorded with Emile Haynie in September 2013, both are beautifully honest piano and vocal tracks, demonstrating a particular side of Sampha’s diverse musical personality – his talent for creating both immediate and intimate melodies.
28/10/13 Glass Animals 'Psylla' video premiered on Nowness
Over the weekend the magical video for Glass Animals new single ‘Psylla’ premiered on Nowness. The transfixing film was directed by Rafael Bonilla Jr. Glass Animals are currently on tour playing London Calling and Hit The River festival in the Netherlands this weekend then proceeding on to tour the UK. Check their website for more details
08/10/13 Warpaint release teaser for 'Love Is To Die'
Last night Warpaint released a teaser for their stunning new track ‘Love Is To Die’. This will be the lead track from the the bands sophomore album, following their debut ‘The Fool’ in 2010. Warpaint are about to do a run of dates UK dates premiering songs from the new record.More News
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Beggars Music is completely focused on its writers and determinedly independent, administering its own rights in a full service office backed with uniquely experienced management. We believe strongly that a publisher’s role is to add value to a writer’s life and career and that in order to do so we must remain at the forefront of developments in both technology and the industry itself.
Beggars Music was born in January 2010 to strengthen and expand the Beggars Group’s publishing interests.
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