Next Gigs

  • Kayla Painter

    Start The Bus, Bristol (w/ Elderbrook)

  • Christopher Owens

    Hare & Hounds, Birmingham

  • Cate Le Bon

    Roskilde Festival, Denmark

Martha Ffion Announces UK Tour

In the wake of last night’s brilliant BBC 6 Music session with Marc Riley, Claire McKay, aka Martha Ffion, has announced a 7 date run of shows in the UK for the beginning of next year.


5th – Hug & Pint, Glasgow 
6th – Think Tank, Newcastle 
7th – Studio 2, Liverpool 
25th – Servants Jazz Quarters, London
26th – Prince Albert, Brighton 
27th – The Crofters Rights, Bristol 
28th – Owl Sanctuary, Norwich (FREE ENTRY)

Before then, Martha Ffion plays the below shows next week.

27th November – The Waiting Rooms, London (TICKETS)

28th November – The Moon Club, Cardiff (TICKETS)

There’ll be more great music from Martha Ffion very soon, but in the meantime, treat yourself to another listen of ‘So Long’.

Stream the new Trust Fund album ‘Seems Unfair’ NOW

We have been excited about this one for months and are delighted to finally unveil the second Trust Fund album of 2015, ‘Seems Unfair’. ‘No One’s Coming For Us’ was special, but ‘Seems Unfair’ builds on everything that was found on that album and improves it, showing what a brilliant songwriting talent Ellis Jones is, this record is just packed full of hooks and exceptional lyrics.

Stream it on Soundcloud now.

And then, get yourself out to watch Ellis and his band on tour across the UK, starting just next week!
4 Nov – The Lexington, London ^ TICKETS
5 Nov – JT Soar, Nottingham ^ TICKETS
6 Nov – The Fulford Arms, York ^ TICKETS
7 Nov – Central Bar, Newcastle ^ TICKETS
8 Nov – Swn Festival, Cardiff TICKETS
12 Nov – Duffy’s Bar, Leicester ^ TICKETS
13 Nov – The Hop, Wakefield ^ TICKETS
14 Nov – The Boileroom, Guildford ^ TICKETS

New single from Martha Ffion – ‘SO LONG’

We are very excited about this one: our recent signing Claire Martha Ffion McKay today releases her first single for Turnstile: ‘So Long’. It’s a taste of classic Shangri-Las with a dream pop sheen. The modern sound of being abandoned at a drive-in movie.

Martha Ffion will also be playing a trio of dates in the UK next month.

19th November – The Eagle, Salford (TICKETS)

27th November – The Waiting Rooms, London (TICKETS)

28th November – The Moon Club, Cardiff (TICKETS)

‘So Long’ is available on iTunes now.

Stay tuned for much more great stuff from Martha Ffion.

Christopher Owens Announces Intimate UK Solo Dates

Christopher Owens has announced a short string of intimate solo shows across the UK, his first since the release of this year’s Chrissybaby Forever album. Considered as one of the best songwriters of a generation for his solo work and that with his previous band, the critically lauded Girls, this tour provides opportunity for fans to hear the defining songs of Christopher’s career to date, stripped back and at their honest, vulnerable best.

Tickets for the below shows are available now!

28 November – Mutations Festival, Brighton (Tickets)
30 November – Hare & Hounds, Birmingham (Tickets)
1 December – Sneaky Pete’s, Edinburgh (Tickets)
2 December – The Trades Club, Hebden Bridge (Tickets)
3 December – St John on Bethnal Green, London (Tickets)

Chrissybaby Forever is available to buy now.

Kayla Painter signs to Turnstile // Watch video for ‘Revert’ now

We’re very excited to announce the signing of electronic producer Kayla Painter to the Turnstile roster. Plenty more to come, but in the meantime check the video for her new track, ‘Revert’.

Trust Fund announces new album ‘Seems Unfair’ // ‘Football’ video!

Incredibly excited to announce details of the new Trust Fund album, Ellis Jones’ second of 2015. ‘Seems Unfair’ will see release on 30th October 2015 on vinyl and digital download.

Produced and recorded by MJ of Hookworms, it’s a power-pop masterpiece.

You have hopefully already heard the track ‘Dreams’ , and hot on its heels comes the anthemic (in the true, true sense) ‘Football’. Watch the brilliant video below, followed by the album track list, pre-order details AND some new headline Trust Fund UK gigs.

1. Michal’s Plan
2. Football
3. 4th August
4. Mother’s Day
5. Seems Unfair
6. Dream
7. Dreamers
8. Scared II
9. Big Asda
10. Can You Believe


Tour dates

4 Nov – The Lexington, London ^ TICKETS
5 Nov – JT Soar, Nottingham ^ TICKETS
6 Nov – The Fulford Arms, York ^ TICKETS
7 Nov – Central Bar, Newcastle ^ TICKETS
12 Nov – The Cookie, Leicester ^ TICKETS
13 Nov – The Hop, Wakefield ^ TICKETS
14 Nov – The Boileroom, Guildford ^ TICKETS

^ with Alimony Hustle

What Will We Even Have To Talk About

Stream the New Album from Sea Lion ‘Desolate Stars’ in Full

If the weather is anywhere near as grey with you as it is here, then this is timed perfectly. With thanks to Brooklyn Vegan we are delighted to give you the full stream of Sea Lion’s beautiful debut full length ‘Desolate Stars’.

Listen to it here.

‘Desolate Stars’ is released this coming Friday, and if you’re a fan of the likes Mazzy Star, Cat Power or Low, then it is well worth your purchase from iTunes now.

DRINKS album ‘Hermits On Holiday’ OUT NOW!

The critically acclaimed new project from Cate Le Bon and White Fence’s Tim Presley is in record shops and available for digital download as of TODAY!

Read all about it in this glowing appraisal from Pitchfork.

Check out the video for the album’s title track ‘Hermits On Holiday’.

Available on iTunes.

Sea Lion shares new song ‘If My Baby’ via Clash Track Of The Day

Sea Lion’s debut album ‘Desolate Stars’ is released next week (Friday 28th August) and ahead of that, Linn has shared another new track, this time selected as Clash’s ‘Track Of The Day’. Click through to listen to the beautiful track which Clash says “recalls the stark folk of Jessica Pratt or even those early Joanna Newsom recordings”.

‘Desolate Stars’ is available for pre-order, with 3 instant grat tracks, now at iTunes.

Next Releases

  • Seems Unfair


  • Desolate Stars


  • Hermits On Holidays


  • Chrissybaby Forever