Music Hall OF Williamsburg Hosts Ari Up Tribute Show On Sun Jan 16th

On January 16, Brooklyn’s Music Hall of Williamsburg will host a birthday tributeto the late Slits frontwoman Ari Up, who died last year. The lineup includes various former Slits, including Tessa Pollitt, Bruce Smith (also of Public Image Ltd.), andNeneh Cherry (yes, she was in the band). It also features Captain Beefheart guitarist Gary Lucas, King Django, members of the Slackers, and writer Greg Tate. Proceeds benefit St. Jude Children’s […]

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NPR’s The Mix Creates Playlist Honoring Ari Up

Leading up to what would have been Air Up’s 49th birthday, NPR’s The Mix have created a special playlist honoring The Slits lead singer and the female greats of post-punk. The station’s Anthony Fantano writes: “Ari Up, leader of the pioneering post-punk band The Slits, would have turned 49 on Jan. 17. She died of cancer last October (read All Songs Considered contributor Carrie Brownstein’s remembrance here). In honor of […]

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Sisters Offer “A Good Time of a Listen” According to IndieShuffle.com

Lauren Sloss from IndieShuffle.com/ reviews Sisters’ debut album Ghost Fits: “Highway Scratch,” a song dead in the middle of the album, really stood out as a unique approach. Beginning with a softer sound backed by xylophone, it showed diversity in Sisters’ musical abilities, and made me interested to see what else they have to offer.” Buy Ghost Fits on CD and Vinyl via the Narnack Records store.

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Sisters’ Ghost Fits: “A Fine Album”

The Billings Gazette give Sisters’ Ghost Fits an awesome review, calling it “a fine album.” We couldn’t agree more. Buy it on CD and Vinyl via the Narnack Records store.

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Ari Up Punky Reggae Birthday Party Tribute – Williamsburg (Jan 16)

As reported by The Brooklyn Vegan: Brooklyn’s Music Hall of Williamsburg is hosting a show on January 16th called “Ari Up Punky Reggae Birthday Party” featuring appearances from members of The Slits, The Slackers, PiL, as well as Neneh Cherry and many others. Tickets are on sale. The Slits album, Trapped Animal, is available via the Narnack Records store.

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Lee “Scratch” Perry – Musician, Upsetter and Now Visual Artist

The LA Weekly just posted this excellent interview with Narnack Recrods artist Lee “Scratch” Perry. Lee “Scratch” Perry’s Grammy Award winning album, Repentance, which was produced by Andrew WK, is available via the Narnack Records store.

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Lee “Scratch” Perry Honored With 2010 Grammy Nomination

We’d like to congratulate Lee “Scratch” Perry on his 2010 Grammy nomination in the category of Best Reggae Album. Perry previously won a Grammy for his Narnack Record release, Repentance, which is available via the Narnack Records store. And, highlighting his versatility as a creative soul, Perry recently debuted his first ever solo art show, Secret Education, at DEM PASSWORDS gallery in West Hollywood. See photo gallery below to view […]

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ChinaShopMag Rejoices in Skank with “The Grandmaster Of Reggae”

ChinaShopMag “Rejoices in Skank” with the “Grandmaster Of Reggae” – our very own Lee “Scratch” Perry. Lee “Scratch” Perry’s Grammy Award winning album, Repentance, which was produced by Andrew WK, is available via the Narnack Records store.

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LA Weekly Previews Lee “Scratch” Perry’s First Solo Art Show

The LA Weekly interview curator Sebastian Demian ahead of Lee “Scratch” Perry’s first-ever solo art show – Secret Education – which opens on Saturday Nov 13 at DEM PASSWORDS in West Hollywood. Join us for the opening reception at 7PM. Lee “Scratch” Perry’s Grammy Award winning album, Repentance, which was produced by Andrew WK, is available via the Narnack Records store.

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Flagpole Say Sisters Are “One of this year’s best new bands.”

“Sisters’ lo-fi, high-octane angle is bashed-out and swooning, sloppy and enthusiastic. But unlike others mining similar ground, there’s more clarity, richness and heart amid all their angles and jangles. And that extra cohesiveness and depth is what makes Sisters one of this year’s best new bands..” – Bao Le Huu, Flagpole.com/ Sister’s debut album Ghost Fits is now available on limited edition 12″ vinyl (feat. full color insert with lyrics).Get […]

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