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Belleruche - 270 Stories - out on Tru Thoughts



Belleruche 270 stories
Belleruche - 270 Stories
(CD/Digital) Tru Thoughts, 2010-10-11

270 Stories sees the trio hitting their stride with style, tying together all that is distinctive about their off-kilter mix-up of scratchy beats, bluesy guitar and soulful, honeycomb vocals that we know and love, with the unmistakable vibe of a band pushing forward without pretension, letting their ideas roam free and lead them to a new place. In their own words it is "layered, tougher, more aggressive and possibly at the same time more introspective" than their previous, highly acclaimed, long players. Singer Kathrin deBoer ups the ante with multi-layered harmonies that see her skirting the line between sugary and spiky, with a distinctly doo-wop style making an appearance on some tracks. In addition to his unique, bluesy lead stylings, guitarist Ricky Fabulous plays a lot more bass on this album, which makes for a dynamic and irresistible melodic interplay between basslines and vocals. More new and exciting sonic surprises you'll find in the mix include tougher edged beats from turntablist DJ Modest, exploring darker, contemporary influences; all this alongside more rigorous attention to song arrangements and form, harnessing the beautifully dishevelled, charmingly chaotic energy of their music for a powerful result.
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Belleruche 270 stories
Belleruche - 270 Stories
(album) Tru Thoughts, 2010-10-11

Tracklisting :
01. Fuzz Face
02. Tired Robot
03. Bobby
04. 3 Amp Fuse
05. Cat In A Dog Suit
06. You Me Us Them
07. Shudder & Cry
08. Clockwatching
09. Ginger Wine
10. Gold Rush
11. Churro

Links :
belleruche.com
myspace.com/belleruche
belleruche.podbean.com tru-thoughts.co.uk
myspace.com/truthoughtsrecords
youtube.com/user/truthoughtsrecords
facebook.com/truthoughts
twitter.com/tru_thoughts
etchshop.co.uk

Press Release :
'270 Stories' sees the trio hitting their stride with style, tying together all that is distinctive about their off-kilter mix-up of scratchy beats, bluesy guitar and soulful, honeycomb vocals that we know and love, with the unmistakable vibe of a band pushing forward without pretension, letting their ideas roam free and lead them to a new place. In their own words it is "layered, tougher, more aggressive and possibly at the same time more introspective" than their previous, highly acclaimed, long players.

Singer Kathrin deBoer ups the ante with multi-layered harmonies that see her skirting the line between sugary and spiky, with a distinctly doo-wop style making an appearance on some tracks. In addition to his unique, bluesy lead stylings, guitarist Ricky Fabulous plays a lot more bass on this album, which makes for a dynamic and irresistible melodic interplay between basslines and vocals. More new and exciting sonic surprises you'll find in the mix include tougher edged beats from turntablist DJ Modest, exploring darker, contemporary influences; all this alongside more rigorous attention to song arrangements and form, harnessing the beautifully dishevelled, charmingly chaotic energy of their music for a powerful result.

Heavy radio support for first single "Clockwatching", including Nemone (BBC 6Music), Huey Morgan (BBC 6Music), John Kennedy (XFM), Ross Allen (Ministry Of Sound), Craig Charles (BBC 6Music) and more.

High profile UK 2010 festival bookings including Big Chill, Bestival, Secret Garden Party. Full European and US tour in the works. Plus launch party at Bloomsbury Ballroom on 8th October



Tour dates :
Sunday 03 October - Newcastle, the Cluny
Friday 08 October - Album launch party, The Bloomsbury Ballroom, London
Sunday 10 October - Southampton, The Orange Rooms
Thursday 14th October - Brighton, Hectors House
Friday 15th October - Exeter, The Lemon Grove
Sunday 17th October - Liverpool, The Masque
Thursday 21st October - Bristol, Metropolis
Saturday 23rd October - Leeds, The Elbow Rooms
Thursday 28th October, Nottingham, Stealth
Thursday 04 November, Strasbourg, France
Friday 05 November, Plaisirs, France
Saturday 06 November, Marseille, France
Tuesday 09 November, Paris, France
Wednesday 10 November, Lyon France
Thursday 11 November, TBC
Friday 12 November, Toulouse, France
Saturday 13th November, La Rochelle, France
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