Monday, 3 April 2017

Next gig - Prohibition Bar 13th April w/ Barrett's Dottled Beauty


This should be a stormer. We saw Barrett's Dottled Beauty at the recent Mal-Fest celebrations, and they were superb.

April 13th 2017 at the Prohibition Bar, Gateshead.

Events page here.
Buy tickets here.

SJI: Almanac 5.03 (2017)


Almanac 5.03

Tracklist:
1) With Guitars
2) King Of The Brag
3) The Making Of Shut-In Man
4) Two Famous Poets
5) Untitled

Personnel:
g.w.lang (Organ, Guitar, Vocals, various)

All songs by gwl

Recorded by Jimmy Buxton for Mario's Recording Services, Ashington, Northumberland.



SJI: NARC 11 Compilation (2017)



We're thrilled to be first on the bill for this new compilation for NARC magazine.
Living Beneath The Blue Star comes from the forthcoming official release of "Ashington".

Tracklist:
1) st james infirmary - Living Beneath The Blue Star
2) Tough Tits - Hairless
3) Slow Decades - Sunday
4) Ceiling Demons - March Forward
5) Tom Joshua - Meteor Showers
6) Grey Tapes - Half Notes Floating
7) Eat Fast - Fenham Dreadlock
8) Future Horizons - Brittle Versita
9) Kay Greyson - LSD (Demo)
10) Hen Ogledd - Gwawr In Reverse
11) The Black Sheep Frederick Dickens - Penny Buns & Gin
12) The Pale White - That Dress
13) Slurs - Terra Firma
14) James Leonard Hewitson - Shy Of Hard Work
15) Soham De - Unstill (Live)
16) Chlorine - Eskimokoko

Personnel:
g.w.lang (organ, guitar, vocals, various)

Recorded by Gary J. Brady at Escapade Recording Studio, Greenwich.
Produced by Jimmy Buxton for Mario's Recording Services, Ashington, Northumberland.



Preview piece by Lee Fisher:


Check out NARC here.






SJI: Almanac 5.02 (2017)


Almanac 5.02 

Tracklist:
1) Passport To Poundland
2) Skubastrasse
3) Digital
4) Return To Poundland
5) Untitled

Personnel:
g.w.lang (organ, guitar, vocals, various).

All songs by gwl.

Recorded by Jimmy Buxton for Mario's Recording Services, Ashington, Northumberland.




Sunday, 19 February 2017

SJI - Pitmatic Painters Exhibition, Ashington. 18th February 2017.




SJI Played a set at the Pitmatic Painters' Exhibition in Ashington, on Saturday 18th February (NOT the 17th as stated on the poster).

Setlist:
1) Uncommon People
2) Living Beneath The Blue Star
3) Gregg's Sausage Roll
4) Eight For A Fiver
5) The Pigeonmen
6) Yet Another Ashington Song

Personnel:
g.w.lang (Organ, Guitar, Vocals, Various).

Here is some video of Yet Another Ashington Song (Facebook video, so I'm not sure if this will work), filmed by Wendy Dunn.



Photos by Simon Foster



Friday, 3 February 2017

SJI - EW#18. Cumberland Arms, Newcastle. 3rd February 2017.



Endless Window #18.

Setlist:
1) Careful With That Axe, Hinny

Personnel:
gw lang


Photo Credit: Andrea Woodyer

SJI - Almanac 5.01 (2017)



Aaaand we're off!
Almanac returns for Volume 5 of the EP-every-month-for-year extravaganza.
Those on the Almanac distribution list get a CD in return for a donation towards ink, discs and postage, and some kind of feedback. These are limited editions of around 50 copies. Once physical copies are out it gets uploaded to Bandcamp for free streaming and download.

Tracklist:
1) Oh Lord (Hear My Prayer)
2) Whilst Watching N.3
3) It'll Be All Right
4) Oh Lord (The Torments of Job)
5) Untitled

Personnel:
gw lang, mark oliver, tony bennett, simon foster & bing bongo.

All songs by gwl.

Recorded by Jimmy Buxton for Mario's Recording Services, Ashington, Northumberland.