Dayz Of Purple And Hope

Posted in On The Web, Recording on 13/05/2016 by chrish

Dayz Of Purple And Orange is a music blog which has always been in tune with Dead Sea Apes, so we’re happy to donate a track to this download compilation album Andy’s put together in aid of Cancer research:

Cancer’s a right bastard eh? Most people have been touched by this blight in some way, either themselves or close family members & friends. In 2012 there were an estimated 14.1 million cancer cases around the world, this number is expected to increase to 24 million by 2035.

On a personal level, I’ve lost loved ones and recently a very close family member has been diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. As anyone touched by cancer, as either a sufferer or relative, will tell you, it leaves you feeling powerless and helpless. It occurred to me that I can do one thing……raise some money to help fight this blight on modern life. So, I contacted some buds and contacts in the music world and they generously agreed to provide some music, some exclusive and unreleased. All profits from this compilation will be split equally between Cancer Research UK and World Cancer Research Fund International to help fight this thing!

There are no words to express my gratitude to the wonderful artists that agreed to be part of this…..It just confirms my existing thoughts that music people are the best people…….you are all stars and I love you all. Special thanks to Dave Millsop who not only provided some music in the shape of the Fuego track, but also provided the downright groovy artwork…..cheers dude!

For Nepal

Posted in Merch on 25/04/2016 by chrish

Our good friend Thom from Evil Hoodoo (Sheffield label and promoter) has put together this awesome double LP featuring rare and exclusive tracks by 14 of your favourite artistes, including Dead Sea Apes.  All proceeds will go to the continuing efforts to clean up and rebuild in Nepal following the devastating earthquake in April 2015. Click the image to read more and pre-order…

For Nepal

Kosmische Musik

Posted in On The Web, Recording on 24/02/2016 by chrish

We’ve contributed a rendition of Vamos Compañeros by Harmonia 76 to this album of Kosmische & Krautrock covers. Pay-what-you-want!

Heads Up

Posted in Gigs on 05/02/2016 by chrish

Fantastic poster by Moonshake for our gig with The Heads, 15th April at Ruby Lounge, Manchester. Tickets available at WeGotTickets and See.

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Celebrates Kosmische Musik

Posted in Recording on 02/02/2016 by chrish

Compilation Action supplemental

Posted in Recording on 21/01/2016 by chrish

There is yet another exclusive Dead Sea Apes recording on this fundraiser by Was Ist Das? for the Calder Valley Flood Relief appeal: a live version of Knowledge And Conversation recorded at the Trades Club, Hebden Bridge. Lots of other great stuff on there (mostly recorded at the Trades and other local venues), so please give generously.

Compilation Action!

Posted in Merch, Recording on 18/01/2016 by chrish

We have contributed an exclusive track ‘Universal Translator’ to the new Terrascope compilation LP Paper Leaves. The album also features Bardo Pond, White Hills, Ben Chasny, Bevis Frond, The Left Outsides and our old pal Black Tempest; and was mastered by our own Chris Hardman. Click the cover image below to find out more…

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There are a few copies left of the Cardinal Fuzz STAY HOLY comp which contains another exclusive Dead Sea Apes track. We will also appear on a forthcoming double LP on Evil Hoodoo in aid of ongoing Nepal Earthquake relief and rebuilding effort.

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