The Label Recordings

The Label Recordings Blog is a mixture of posts from staff and students, about the latest happenings in our Label and the North West music scene. Posts will include things like the latest news surrounding our label, gig/event reviews, singles/album reviews and anything else our students feel is relevant. The Label’s collaboration with Getintothis, a Liverpool […]

Feral Love receive BBC Radio 1 Airplay

Feral Love, a local duo made up of Christian Sandford and Adele Emmas, have hit new heights for The Label by having their single ‘Like the wind’ played on Huw Stephen’s BBC Radio 1 show. The show, which was in fact hosted by Abbie McCarthy sitting in for Huw, featured the track in their ‘Introducing […]

Feral Love Record their Latest Single “Like the Wind”

On Thursday 25th February 2016, Liverpool-Based band Feral Love took to the prestigious Parr Street Studios to record their latest single, set to be released by The Label, run through Edge Hill University, in 2016. From the get-go it was clear to see that the track, written by the band’s duo of Adele Emma’s and […]

Gig Review: EVOL presents PINS and Guests at O2 Academy Liverpool,16th February 2016

Charlotte, an English and Media student, reviews EVOL’s PINS-led package of bands at the O2 Academy which was a roof-tearing crowd-pleaser. And it looked great too. Starting the night off were LIPA students Pink Kink. The four piece girl band literally glowed onstage with glitter covered faces and hazy pink and blue lighting. The lead singer […]

The Baltic Triangle: The Hidden Music Scene of Liverpool

  Firstyear English and Media Student Charlotte Guilpain, gives her insight into some lesser known venues located in Liverpool’s buzzing Baltic Triangle. It’s been described as one of Liverpool’s most exciting and vibrant parts of the city. But it’s a part that is unbeknown to many. So here’s the lowdown on the wild party scene […]

The Label Recordings Returns to the Studio to Record Latest Single

The Label Recordings returned to the studio to record its latest single, ‘Out of my Mouth’, with the newly formed band Mike Poynton, James Rookyard and Tom Williams. The single was recorded on earlier this month at Liverpool’s famous Parr Street Studios, which has played host to bands such as Coldplay, Black Sabbath and Snow […]

The Label Recordings Produces its Latest Single “Out of my Mouth”

The Label Recordings has begun the process of releasing its 6th single. Mike Poynton’s single ‘Out Of My Mouth’ was recorded with the other band members James and Tom, from the as yet unnamed collective. After another successful day in Parr Street Studios, the single has been transformed into what will become yet another great […]

Times Higher Education Interviews Carl Hunter on The Label as a Cultural Statement

Times Higher Education writer, John Morgan, speaks with Carl Hunter, the Creative Director of The Label Recordings, about how The Label is “a cultural Statement”. First off, Carl explains how his humble beginnings lead to his interest in music, saying: “As a working-class kid growing up in Liverpool, music was a door opener…So it wasn’t […]

Film Studies Student Published on Getintothis

Film Studies student, Lowri Gronow, has had three pieces of her work published on popular local music blog Getintothis. The first blog, which was published on 2nd December, featured in Getintothis On it section, which focusses on PINS, a four-piece band from Manchester, who Lowri describes as “an alternative take on the modern girl band”. […]

Oranj Son release single on industry focused label

Oranj Son have released their debut single Psycho Disco Face on Edge Hill‘s  The Label Recordings. The fast-rising Liverpool band features second year Media, Music and Sound student Bradley Walsh on bass, and students have been involved in all aspects of the single’s recording, production and promotion. Producer of the single, Carl Hunter, comments that “Working with Oranj Son on […]

Oranj Son on the Rise

The newest talent to emerge from our very own The Label Recordings, Oranj Son, are already receiving a lot of positive press following a rapid rise in popularity. Oranj Sun have performed at this year’s Liverpool Sound City Festival and are included in the line-up for FestEvol, demonstrating how highly sought after the four-piece are. […]