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Green Room Out Tomorrow - 48 Hours - Skallander

Green Room Out Tomorrow - 48 Hours - Skallander
UPDATE FROM LOOP RECORDINGS

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GREEN ROOM OUT TOMORROW

The Greenroom 004: HOPE
OUT TOMORROW!

We are pleased to announce the release of The Green Room 004: Hope. This is the final edition in a series of four CD releases that has aimed to encourage cultural and environmental awareness.

The Greenroom 004: HOPE is due to hit all good record stores on Fri April 29th.

The Green Room 004: Hope features music from some of the most popular people in the NZ music scene, including Fat Freddy's Drop, Rhian Sheehan, The Phoenix Foundation, Ladi6, Rhombus, Kora, Recloose, Opensouls, TrinityRoots & many more...

Also, LOOPkasts for the iPod generation are online now, too. LOOPkasts are weekly Green Room radio shows of 15 minutes each that you can download for your listening pleasure. Get the show here http://www.psurkit.net/

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48 HOURS

48Hours is officially NZ's largest film competition. Teams have just 48 hours to create an entire short film from scratch - this means writing, shooting and editing - or die trying. And if that wasn't tough enough, teams don't even know what genre their film project will be until the clock has started ticking.

Once again, LOOP Recordings Aot(ear)oa is proud to support 48Hours, a competition that will see up-and-coming film makers reach audiences numbered in their hundreds of thousands. This year participants will be able to select any track from the LOOP catalogue for their films with out paying a cent!

LOOP will also include their complete catalogue in the premiere prize pack, plus loads of copies of gold-selling CD and DVD LOOP Select 005: Good Shit Happens.

To find out how to get LOOP tunes for your film check http://www.48hours.co.nz

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A sublime album of contemporary pop.

SKALLANDER: THE CAMELS

Also, we are pleased to announce the first LOOP artist album of 2005: "The Camels" by Skallander. The album is a co-release of Involve and LOOP Recordings. Skallander is the earthy name for the aetheric collaboration between Matthew Mitchell (ex-Wellington jazz scene, lately Hungarian media mogul) and Bevan Smith (of Aspen, Signer, Marineville fame).

In stores on May 17

"Wellington duo Skallander deliver up a drifting dream of a record with The Camels. Sparse yet heavy bass lines, distant guitar drones, suspended strums, meticulous Mac-glitches and murmured vocals - it's spacious, sad, richly detailed and disconcertingly lovely. Repeated listening reveals mysterious things lurking beneath the shiny surface of a sound that's as deep and dark as a midnight swim in the Pacific. The best record to date from the LOOP label." Grant Smithies (Sunday Star Times)

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Rhian Sheehan, Sola Rosa & Module Live!!

Be sure not to miss this opportunity to see Module, Rhian Sheehan and Sola Rosa LIVE in Auckland, before their Australian tour. Their are only two dates this time around so tickets are limited...

Rhian Sheehan Module, and Sola Rosa 29/04/05 The Studio, Auckland

Module, Rhian Sheehan, Agent Alvin & LOOP Soundsystem 06/05/05 Stage, Wellington

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If you feel like it drop us a mail to loop@loop.co.nz

Arohanui, Peace.

The LOOP crew

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LOOP Promotions

LOOP Recordings Aot(ear)oa http://www.loop.co.nz

Listen and buy online: http://www.thegreenroom.co.nz

Phone/Fax: +64 4 803 3055 Post: PO Box 9123, Wellington, New Zealand Courier: 7th Floor, 175 Victoria St, Wellington, New Zealand


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