Fire Records Celebrate 30 Years of Releases.

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As part of the celebration of 30 years of Fire Records there will be a special weekend of events in May, including:

Friday 16th May at The Lexington in London when Fawn Spots will be playing with Scott & Charlene’s Wedding. Get your tickets HERE

And on Sunday 18th May at The Lexington Bad Paintings DJ’s will be spinning Guided By Voices and related tunes from 4pm ‘til late as part of the Guided By Voices ‘Cool Planet’  album launch event. The event features cover sets by Fawn Spots, Band Of Pricks and Riding The Low (Paddy Considine) and is hosted by comedian Stewart Lee. Get more info and tickets HERE

Escape From The Great Escape Indie Label Market Sat May 10th

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Bad Paintings will be part of the Independent Label Market at the Escape From The Great Escape event hosted by Faux Discx, Italian Beach Babes and Republic Of Music. Loads of great bands playing so come and check it out. 

It happens of Saturday 10th May at The Loft (Ship Street Brighton) from noon ‘til 7pm.

Bad Paintings DJ’ing at The Inkwell in York on RSD

Bad Paintings will be DJ’ing at The Inkwell in York on Saturday afternoon from 12 noon to 5pm as part of their celebrations for Record Store Day

The shop opens at 9am for you pick up your exclusive RSD releases including Bad Paintings Best Of Xiu Xiu

There will also be ‘live’ performances from the amazing Luke Saxton (3pm) and Junk (4pm).

Fun times!

LISTEN: Xiu Xiu - I Luv the Valley, OH! 2014 Re-Master

Stream the re-mastered version of Xiu Xiu favourite I Luv the Valley, OH! available exclusively as part of the double-LP Best Of 2002 - 2012 collection “There is no right, There is no wrong”

XIU XIU BEST OF available in US and CANADA

The Xiu Xiu Best Of will be available in the US and Canada as a Euro import.

It will be in US and Canadian shops on RSD.

Check with your local record store to make sure they order a copy in!

XIU XIU BEST OF TRACKLISTING

We’ve just finished making up the Xiu Xiu Best Of 2002 - 2012 record we’re releasing as part of RSD 2014 - clear vinyl, black vinyl, rarities cd and inserts. 

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The track listing for is as follows:

THERE IS NO RIGHT (LIGHT)   

Suha
Sad Pony Guerrilla Girl
Crank Heart
I Luv the Valley OH!
Muppet Face
Bog People
Boy Soprano
I Do What I Want, When I Want
No Friend Oh!
Dear God, I Hate Myself
Hi
Honey-Suckle

THERE IS NO WRONG (DARK)   

Dr. Troll
Sad Redux-O-Grapher
Ian Curtis Wishlist
Fabulous Muscles (Mama Black Widow Version)
Mike
Rose of Sharon (Grey Ghost Version)
Buzz Saw
Puff And Bunny
Hyunhye’s Theme
I Luv Abortion
Black Drum Machine

RARITIES CD

10000x a Minute
Sad Cory-O-Grapher
Asleep (Acoustic)
Don Diasco (Acoustic)
Clowne Towne (Acoustic Live)
Fleshettes
Helsabot of Caraleebot
Red Croissant
Jack the Ripper
Juarez (feat. Eugene Robinson)
Don’t Cha
Kangaroo
All We Ever Wanted
Yo Yo Bye Bye
Farther On
Hated for Loving
Sammy
Quagga
Hair Hopper 
Thylacine
The Girl is Mine (Pale Molester Version)

NEW RELEASE: XIU XIU - THE BEST OF - OFFICIAL RSD 2014 RELEASE

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For Record Store Day 2014 we are releasing:



There is No Right, There is No Wrong

- The Best Of Xiu Xiu 2002 - 2012

Double LP:

Light Side: Transparent Vinyl

Dark Side: Black Vinyl 

Gatefold, hand designed and hand numbered sleeve in eye gouging pink (the picture is for illustration only).

All tracks Re-mastered

Includes Rarities CD



http://www.recordstoreday.co.uk/exclusive-products/2014/?p=16

We couldn’t be more elated and proud to be involved with this release.

Bad Paintings presents BROWN BROGUES, WORM, JUNK & LUKE SAXTON

The next Bad Paintings event will be on Saturday 12th April at The Woolpack, York and will feature BROWN BROGUES, WORM, JUNK & LUKE SAXTON plus Bad Paintings DJ’s.

It’s FREE ENTRY and starts at 7pm.

See you there.

Bad Paintings presents Crystal Antlers

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Bad Paintings presents Crystal Antlers live at The Woolpack on Monday 3rd March.

The show is an intimate low key event limited to 50 tickets. You can buy the last remaining tickets from The Inkwell, Gillygate, York.