Viva La Arthouse is Leatherface’s second release on their own label and is a celebration of their 2010 Stormy Petrel World Tour that took in Europe, Canada, America, Japan and Australia. This double live album was recorded at Melbourne’s famous music venue The Arthouse.
Leatherface (currently taking Australia by storm) and Big Ugly Fish Recordings are please to announce the dates for the Japan leg of The Stormy Petrel World Tour.
Saturday September 4th – Punk Rock Confidential Japan presents…
Punkafoolic! Shibuya Crash 2010 Festival
Conference Venue 5: Shibuya O-East, O-West, O-Nest, O-Crest, Duo Music Exchange
Useless ID (Israel) / H2O (USA) / Leatherface (UK) / Title Fight (USA) / All Heart (USA) / Mad Caddies (USA) and many more…
Open 13:00 / start 14:00. ¥ 5,800 / day ¥ 6,300. Tickets: http://eplus.jp
Sunday September 5th – Tokyo Shindaita Fever
Inya Face presents … Leatherface Japan Tour 2010
Leatherface / Water Closet / Spread
Open 18:00 / Start 19:00. Adv: ¥ 3,000 / Door ¥ 3,500. Available from 24th July.
Monday September 6th – Tokyo Koenji High
Set You Free Vol.281 Leatherface Japan Tour 2010
Leatherface / Zero Fast / Four Tomorrow / Seventeen Again
Open 18:00 / Start 19:00. Adv: ¥ 3,000 / Door ¥ 3,500. Available from 1st August.
Wednesday 8th September 8 – Osaka Sinkagura
Inya Face & Qsaka Sinkagura presents … Leatherface Japan Tour 2010
Leatherface / Ooze / Five No Risk / Labret / Velocity / and more …
Open 17:30 / Start 18:00. Adv: ¥ 2,500 / Door ¥ 3,000. Available from 17th July.
Thursday 9th September 09 – Nagoya Huck Finn
Inya Face & Huck Finn presents … Leatherface Japan Tour 2010
Leatherface / Navel / Not Rebound / and more …
Open 18:00 / Start 18:30. Adv: ¥ 2,500 / Door ¥ 3,000. Available Late July.
We’ve found the last copies of ‘Deep, Deep, Sleep’ – Leatherface, with a track by Ninja Gun – ‘Eight Miles High’ in yellow vinyl at the bottom of the merchandise bag from the last Leatherface tour, so purchase your copy now because once they are gone you may have to sell an internal organ to get your hands on one through the auction web sites.
‘Discipline’ from Leatherface’s Winsome, Losesome 7″ comes to you courtesy of Rubber Factory Records:
Big Ugly Fish Recordings
In an attempt to lure you good people away from the TV and the World Cup Football Tournament, if even just for one moment, we’d like to announce Leatherface’s imminent UK tour and offer friends, fans and collectors a few gems in the merchandise department. So here we go…
Leatherface UK Tour June 2010
Leatherface have announced dates for their up and coming UK tour:
Friday 18th – Bannerman’s, 212 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1NQ
Thursday 17th – The Admiral Bar, 72a Waterloo St., Glasgow G2 7DA
Saturday 19th June Cardigan Arms – Cardigan Arms, 364 Kirkstall Road, Leeds , West Yorkshire, LS4 2HQ
Sun 20th – The Old Bell Hotel, 51 Salder Gate, Derby DE1 3NQ
Mon 21st – Le Pub, 1 Caxton Place, Newport. Doors 8pm
Wed 23rd England V’s Slovenia [|;0)
Thur 24th – Portland Arms, 129 Chesterton Road, Cambridge CB4 3BA
Fri 25th – Club Revolution, 30 – 32 Park Road, Peterborough, PE1 2TD
Sat 26th – Independent, Holmeside, Sunderland
Leatherface / Ninja Gun 7″ Split
A split pressed for Leatherface’s ill-fated 2010 tour and exclusive to the BUF website. Leatherface: ‘Deep Deep Sleep’; Ninja Gun: ‘Eight Miles Out’. Limited to 500, hand numbered and on translucent yellow vinyl. Priced at £10.00 Sterling. UK Price includes P&P.
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Limited Edition Merchandise
For interest to all you collectors out there, there are a couple of items on our eBay store that might interest you.
Firstly, a limited edition T-Shirt (large size only) & Baseball Cap originally only available to the first 100 buyers of Leatherface’s The Stormy Petrel album in Japan. Big Ugly Fish Recordings have exclusively obtained 5 of these items, they are available new nowhere else in the world and once they’re gone, they’re gone.
Secondly, Leatherface/Ninja Gun Split single T-Shirt, a rare collectors item. It is a printers proof and only one printed. Originally intended for the second leg of Leatherface’s North American 2010 tour. Rare as rocky horses teeth. Bid now and be the envy of all your mates punkas! 100% Cotton, Fruit of the Loom.
The first release on Big Ugly Fish Recording’s was ‘The Stormy Petrel’ a twelve track album from Leatherface. Stefan Mush, Graeme Philliskirk, Dickie Hammond and Frankie Stubbs have been in the studio putting together 12 tracks and the resulting album ‘The Stormy Petrel’ is available worlwide. The album was recorded in the same studio as Dog Disco with Fred Purser behind the sliders!
The album and band merchandise will be available from this site and Plastichead will be distributing the new CD throughout Europe. In Japan, CR Japan will be Licensing/ distributing and Australia Poison City.
The Band kicked off 2010 in East Canada and the East coast US with Yesterday’s Ring playing all the dates with Leatherface.