Various Artists - Home Is Where The Art Is - 15 Years Of Reveal Records
Cat. no: REVEAL113CDX
Release Date: 26th February 2021
Celebrating 15 Years of Reveal Records label “ Home Is Where The Art Is” is the first compilation of the Reveal artist music.
Reveal Records is an independent music company formed after a chance encounter in 2005 on myspace between widely acclaimed American songwriter Joan As Police Woman and then independent record store (Reveal Records Derby) owner Tom Rose.
Deluxe double CD with booklet, housed in a triple gatefold card package retailing at around £8 the compilation is a primer for new listeners and chance to look back over the variety of world class music Reveal Records artists have created to date.
The album includes cult classics, deep album cuts, new and unreleased music from artists including multi BBC Folk Award winner Kris Drever, recent Gorillaz and Tony Allen collaborator Joan As Police Woman, visionary avant Folk trio Lau, Scottish singer Eddi Reader, maverick English songwriter Boo Hewerdine, the first new solo music from Parker Kindred (Jeff Buckley, Antony & The Johnsons, Amen Dunes, Joan As Police Woman), a brand new song by New York indie rock collective Gramercy Arms and newer artists such as Brooklyn indie songwriter Benjamin Lazar Davis and Berlin electronic-R’n’B producer Grip Tight.
Plays and featured on BBC Radio 6 Guy Garvey, Tom Robinson, Lauren Laverne, Mark Radcliffe, BBC Radio 2
Album of the Week BBC Radio Scotland, BBC Nan Gaidheal, BBC Cambridge
Album of the Month Folk Radio UK
Feature interview Folk Radio UK
CD competitions in regional papers and stations across UK.
R2 / Rock N Reel feature.
CD 1: Valid Jagger (Live) - Joan As Police Woman / She Put On Her Headphones (Radio Edit) - Lau / Tricky Love Stuff - Gramercy Arms / If You Want It - Benjamin Lazar Davis / In Luck (Radio Edit) / Human - The Little Unsaid / Dreamland - Dan Whitehouse / I Defy - Joan As Police Woman Featuring Antony / Silhouette - Boo Hewerdine / Hard Year - Kris Drever / I Love The Sun - Jon Redfern / Love Has Left The Room - A Camp / For About A Month - Aidan O’Roure / Red Flowers - Mascott / Beautiful Disguise - Gramercy Arms Featuring Lloyd Cole And Joan As Police Woman / Whitechapel - Blue Rose Code / Vagabond - Eddi Reader / Marina Blue - Eamon O’Leary / More Than You Know - Kris Drever / Real Life - Joan As Police Woman
CD 2: Take Me To Your Leader - Ian Carr And The Various Artists / Strike The Colours - Kris Drever / Blooming - Richard J. Birkin / The State Of The English - Dan Whitehouse / Atomise - The Little Unsaid / Tin Drum - Dead Air / The Bell That Never Rang (Radio Edit) - Lau / My Favourite Dress - Eddi Reader / Hinba - Lau / Awake Isn’t Good - Aidan O’Rourke / The Poorest Company - Kris Drever, John McCusker, Roddy Woomble / Sister In Song - Eamon O’Leary / Broke Me In Two - Joan As Police Woman And Benjamin Lazar Davis / Strange Sky - Martin Green Featuring Adam Holmes And Becky Unthank / Latenite - Parker Kindred / Sunset - Boo Hewerdine / Ghosts - Lau / To America - Joan As Police Woman Featuring Rufus Wainwright