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The Duckworth Lewis Method: New Album & Single News!

 
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PostPosted: Tue May 14, 2013 12:51 pm    Post subject: The Duckworth Lewis Method: New Album & Single News! Reply with quote

The Duckworth Lewis Method: Back For A Second Innings!

~ New Album ‘Sticky Wickets’ out July 1st
& Single ‘It's Just Not Cricket’ out July 1st ~



The Ashes are nearly upon us and it will soon be time to choose some jolly good tunes to play on your radiogram.
Don't be stumped for choice! There is one album just waiting to jump into your ears and bowl over your musical tastebuds!

We present "Sticky Wickets" - your companion to the Summer of 2013!!



The delightful Duckworth (Thomas Walsh) and Lewis (Neil Hannon) have notched up more hits than runs and are delighted to be unveiling their new collection of Cricket Pop stylings on Divine Comedy Records.

The follow up to 2009's Ivor Novello nominated debut, this canny 12-track cricket fantasia was penned and produced by The Divine Comedy's Neil Hannon and Thomas Walsh of power pop troubadours, Pugwash. The legendary Guy Massey took on skipper's duties and recorded and mixed this fine opus to the game.

From the blistering psychedelic rock of the album’s title track, through the delicate ‘day in the life’ portrait of ‘The Umpire,' to the top-notch 80s funk-pop of ‘Line And Length’, ‘Sticky Wickets’ is a definite all-rounder and brimming with charm.

It features a cornucopia of vocal talent; Henry Blofeld on ‘It's Just Not Cricket’, Daniel Radcliffe on ‘Third Man’, Stephen Fry on ‘Judd’s Paradox’ and the whole of Lewis’ local Taverners team, The Cavaliers, on the Python-esque ‘The Laughing Cavaliers’.

Make sure you catch the band live when they play Shepherd’s Bush Empire!

Buy tickets here!


Sticky Wickets Tracklisting:
1.Sticky Wickets
2.Boom Boom Afridi
3.It’s Just Not Cricket
4.The Umpire
5.Third Man
6.Chin Music
7.Out In The Middle
8.Line And Length
9.The Laughing Cavaliers
10.Judd’s Paradox
11.Mystery Man
12.Nudging And Nurdling


[Unstickied - 2/10/13]


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PostPosted: Wed May 15, 2013 10:39 am    Post subject: Updates #1 Reply with quote

Pre-Order Link #1

Vinyl and CD at Rise Music.

Pre-Order Link #2

Vinyl at Amazon.

(CD link when it appears!)
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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2013 8:14 am    Post subject: Updates #2 Reply with quote

Pre-Order Link #3


CD At Amazon.
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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2013 12:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

AJPR have posted a SoundCloud link for the single for anyone who missed the Dermot prog.
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PostPosted: Fri May 17, 2013 9:56 am    Post subject: Toes tapping Reply with quote

Well now - that was catchy! Very Happy Cheered me up no end
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PostPosted: Fri May 17, 2013 12:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Cheers Sponge, Very Happy

I Like.
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PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2013 2:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

For DLM radio updates please peruse The DLM On The Wireless Thread Smile
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 03, 2013 1:26 pm    Post subject: Updates #3 Reply with quote

Pre-Order Link #4


Sticky Wickets on iTunes.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 06, 2013 2:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Pre-Order Link #5

Vinyl and CD at Rough Trade.
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 10, 2013 6:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hot Off The Press From DLM HQ - New Live Dates!

The DLM Hit The Road In September!
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 13, 2013 12:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

New!

The DLM On The TellyBox Thread
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