NEWS FEED ...........
June 02nd 2015
Well that was a blast !!!.
Many thanks to Mark E Smith & The Fall and to Kirk Brandon and Theatre Of Hate for giving us some shows. May was an amazing month for us opening up for two legendary
bands. We wont be playing again until October, when we hope to be touring the U.K and Europe. Over summer we will be releasing our new album "Do You Understand?" and
some of us will be working with other bands . Seth can be seen playing guitar with Black Grape; Ding should be doing some shows on bass with Red Lorry Yellow Lorry and
Tamsin will be touring with her own band, Mr Heart.
April 21st 2015
More great gig news. We will be opening up for The Fall in Manchester & Cardiff in May - possibly one more too.
March 31st 2015
We are delighted to announce that we will be opening up for Theatre Of Hate at Liverpool Arts Club on May 17th. Tickets from www.kirkbrandon.com
March 18th 2015
Our guitarist, Seth 'The Walrus' Leppard is having an up and down time of it at the moment . On the down, his beloved Manchester City are now out of the Champions
League competition, but, on the up, he's been asked to play guitar for Mancunian legends Black Grape and will be seen playing shows with them in the very near future.
March 17th 2015
Our new album is now pretty much recorded and mixing has begun. We are so excited with the way this one is sounding !!! We are now starting to book some shows from
May onwards and very happy to announce that we have been invited to open up for the legendary Theatre Of Hate when they come to visit Manchester on May 14th.
December 19th 2014
Merry Christmas everyone. We're happy to announce that on Jan 3rd 2015 we'll be making an appearance at the 50th birthday party of undoubtedly our most longstanding fan,
the Mancunian legend that is Alex Staszko. It's a private party so we're not at liberty to announce the venue
November 11th 2014
We have started recording sessions for our new album this week.
July 10th 2014
Today sees the release of the 2nd video from our AA release. Enjoy "Ordsall Calling [Revised]"
This single is only onsale via iTunes -
June 16th 2014
Our new single is out today. It's only available from iTunes. Here's the first of 2 videos. This one for "Sweet Sweet Kiss"
May 3rd 2014
Sweet Sweet Kiss & Ordsall Calling [Revised] will be released on 16th June. Both tracks will have an accompanying video
April 30th 2014
We're very happy to announce that we've been invited to play a support show with The Fall in London on June 10th
April 24th 2014
After a couple of quiet months, we're back in the studio writing and recording new material.
We're also developing a new live show which we hope to be ready to unleash on you all by the end of summer - we are confirmed to play Salford Music Festival in September.
In May we will finally get round to shooting the video for "Sweet Sweet Kiss", which will be released as a double A side with "Ordsall Calling Revised" shortly after
Jan 15th 2014
Our delayed double-A single is now heading towards a release date with both tracks getting
a video. Sweet Sweet Kiss is to be a studio affair whilst Ordsall Callling will use snippets from Dan Woolfie's amazing filming job from our recent tours.
No shows planned just yet, but work has started on a new album for this year
Dec 14th 2013
Merry Christmas everyone ........... we found ourselves in the studio and a bit drunk the other night. So, obviously, we started to work on cover tunes for Christmas. We have manged to butcher 'classics' by Shaking Stevens & Eartha Kitt These were available for free download off our ReverbNation page up until 6th Jan - if you missed them, we suspect they will return next Christmas
Dec 12th 2013
We recently did an interview for Italian Web-Zine, "DATE-HUB"
You can read it
We have decided to put back the release of our Double A side single until early 2014, in order to prepare videos for the 2 tracks
Nov 14th 2013
Wow !!!!! That was amazing. A fantastic 10 shows out in Europe, 8 opening up for Pixies. AAAK are very happy right now and would like to express a sincere thanks to everyone who came out to see us play and for all the fantastic positive feedback we received. Also we must say a huge thank you to Pixies and all of their management and crew for making us feel so welcome on the tour.
Nov 7th 2013
We're having an amazing time on tour with Pixies and are very thankful for the great responses we have been getting. If you have a flyer and have sent us a "TASER ME BABY" message, the links to your free tracks will be emailed out as soon as we get home. Whilst away we have been invited to open up for The Fall in Leeds on Nov 29th
Oct 27th 2013
It's nearly time for us to set off ...... everyone here is really excited now. One slight change of plan - due to unforseen circumstances, our show in PRAGUE on OCT 31ST is now to be at VODKA BAR PROPAGANDA.
Oct 3rd 2013
We have just finished mixing a new Double 'A' Side single SWEET SWEET KISS / ORDSALL CALLING REVISED for Eromeda Records. they plan to release it and film a video for one of the 2 songs in time for our adventures on the road with Pixies in November
Sept 19th 2013
Back from our mini-tour of Europe and what a blast that was, thanks to everyone who was involved. We have manged to return home with a very surprising addition to our available merchandise :- vinyl & CD copies of our 2nd LP, "Big Fist" which has been unavailable since about 1993. We shall be sticking the few that we have on the merch stall at our next few shows along with the 6 or 7 copies of Buildingscapbeat, also on vinyl and when they're gone, they're gone
Sept 4th 2013
We're off for our first European road trip this year, hoping to see some of you on our travels.
Yesterday Pixies released another 4 brand new tracks featuring Ding on bass and earning us our first mention in the NME for about 25 years !!!
August 22nd 2013
We are absolutely thrilled to be able to announce that we shall be opening up for Pixies on the European leg of their world tour in November. We shall be appearing at shows between the 1st and the 11th
August 15th 2013
In all the excitement of preparing for the release of the new album, we forgot to mention that Ding has recently joined seminal, post-punk outfit, Red Lorry Yellow Lorry on bass. The Lorries are one of his favourite bands and recording is already underway for an LP.
August 14th 2013
We are happy to announce that we have confirmed a show in Amsterdam at the rather cool, VRANKRIJK on Thurs Sept 5th
July 8th 2013
Buildingscapebeat XXV is released today !!!
July 4th 2013
Legendary U.S band Pixies have just released their first new song in 9 years. What may come as a bit of a surprise is that Ding from AAAK is playing the bass on the track