News   Artists   Our Shows   About   Press   Shop   Contact
Visit Willkommen on Facebook Visit Willkommen on Youtube Visit Willkommen on Instagram Visit Willkommen on Twitter Visit Willkommen on Soundcloud Visit Willkommen on Bandcamp Visit Willkommen on Wikipedia

Archive for the ‘releases’ Category

Steve Aston’s Grimaldi Cinématique now available digitally

Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

Willkommen Records have made the two albums ‘Waltz For Grimaldi’ and ‘Venison Night’, written by the much missed Steve Aston, available via Spotify, iTunes and all good digital music platforms. The two albums were recorded by his band Grimaldi Cinématique then mixed and signed off before he died. They are exceptionally beautiful and you should give them a listen on Spotify then head over to Bandcamp to buy the limited double vinyl.

Marcus Hamblett’s second album, Detritus, released November 15

Monday, September 2nd, 2019

The first taste of Marcus Hamblett’s new album, Detritus, landed on Spotify etc on Friday. Mary Anne Hobbs premiered it on her BBC 6 Music show and called it one of her favourite albums of the season! The lead track, Lost At Sea, features the unmistakeable voice of Kate Stables from This Is The Kit, who Marcus also plays cornet with.  Listen to it on Spotify or other platforms now!

It’s an upbeat number – drones, guitars and drums creep in from behind ambient studio chatter to settle into a groove that will spellbind fans of Can, Stereolab and Aphex Twin alike.

The album features contributions from James HoldenColin StetsonEmma GatrillBen Lanz (of The National, Beirut, LNZNDRF), Mathieu Charbonneau (of Timber Timbre), Tom Heather (of Eyes & No Eyes, Woodpecker Wooliams), Helen Whitaker, Kev Nickells, Etienne Jaumet (of Zombie Zombie) and more. It’s out November 15th via Willkommen Records and you can presave or preorder it here.

You may well have already watched or listened to Marcus Hamblett without knowing it. A highly sought-after session player, collaborator and enabler, Hamblett’s CV boasts a multitude of projects with high profile acts including Villagers, James Holden, Laura Marling, This Is The Kit and more.

Emma Gatrill remix EP

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

We’ll be releasing six fantastic remixes of the title track to Emma Gatrill’s album Cocoon very soon. The first one is coming out in the next few days. We’re keeping the artists involved secret for now but you can follow Emma on Spotify to hear it first. In the meantime, we’ve released the stems for the track so you can download them and make your own remix! Have fun with them and make sure you contact us so we can hear what you’ve made.

“Label of Love” feature in Record Collector magazine

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Huge thanks to Record Collector for this feature on the history of the label, our influences and upcoming new music from the likes of Sons of Noel and Adrian, Marcus Hamblett, Kristin McClement and Eyes & No Eyes.

The interview includes a few details of E&NE’s upcoming concept EP about extinction (of birds, fish, languages and obsolete technology…) and reveals some exciting collaborators involved in Marcus Hamblett’s upcoming second solo LP. Click the image above to read.

Concrete now available on cassette

Friday, May 5th, 2017

A small run of cassette copies of Marcus Hamblett’s debut album Concrete was pressed for his tour supporting Timber Timbre. There are about a dozen copies left over and they are available now. This is our first ever cassette tape release! Snap ’em up quick – once they’re gone, they’re gone.


⋮ Quick Menu
× Close