NOTTS MUSIC GOOD VIBES – Early March 2014

The latest good vibes/ success headlines from the Nottingham music scene (that we know of), please drop us a line if we’ve missed anything significant (our definition of significant is something of national relevance) – nusic@leftlion.co.uk.

LONDON GRAMMAR playing Wollaton Park (for the new No Tomorrow Festival) in June will make it two years in a row Nottingham (ish) artists have headlined Wayne Manor!

– History was made! INDIANA joined LIAM BAILEY, JAKE BUGG & SAINT RAYMOND in the ‘Nottingham musicians who’ve been given the Zane Lowe’s Hottest Record treatment’ club. One of the world’s highest radio accolades!

– Best hour of national radio ever? INDIANA, A – PLASTIC ROSE & JAKE BUGG all getting love on the Zane Lowe show!

INDIANA got some posh national newspaper love from The Sunday Times, the same weekend as Annie Mac loved her new single so much she played it twice!

INDIANA had the most blogged about track in THE WORLD according to The Hype Machine!

– You get the picture. Feb 2014 was a good month for INDIANA.

SLEAFORD MODS in the The Guardian! We too are slightly confused by this combination.

A PLASTIC ROSE got their first session at the legendary Maida Vale.

– Some more national newspaper love for SAINT RAYMOND, another posh one! The Sunday Times.

SLEAFORD MODS getting some tweet tweet tweet love across the XFM airwaves courtesy of John Kennedy.

JAKE BUGG sold out the bloody Arena! AND he had a Nottingham band, THE SWIINES supporting!

– We think this was the first UK Arena show where all the acts were from the city the arena is in.#Nistory

The Music Exchange and DHP have both been nominated in the national Music Week Awards!

LIAM BAILEY signs to Flying Buddha on Sony Music Masterworks in the U.S, debut album out this year!

– STATS UPDATE! BITTER STRINGS & FEROCIOUS DOG join HARLEIGHBLU, SAINT RAYMOND, INDIANA to make it 5 Notts Rescue Rooms headliners in 56 days! One a year used to be news!!

– Not just Mr Bugg playing dream gigs at incredible venues. Check BABY GODZILLA, who had the immense experience that is playing one of the UK’s most iconic gig venues – Brixton Academy.

– Debut Radio One play for SHELTER POINT, a huge moment for any local artist! – pic.twitter.com/r5tcDoZpLW

– Immediate love from Clash, XFM & BBC Introducing for AMBER RUN’s new single, that’s a big look!

– Massive big up to Nottingham Uni grads LONDON GRAMMAR on their album ‘If You Wait’ going platinum in the UK.

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