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by Magic Johnson
Sun Jun 18, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Monkey Swallows the Universe - The Casket Letters - Sheffield 28.07.17
Replies: 2
Views: 368

Re: Monkey Swallows the Universe - The Casket Letters - Sheffield 28.07.17

Hi, only 6 weeks to go til this and we've bagged The Perfect English Weather, aka Simon and Wendy Pickles of The Popguns, to open for us! :)
by Magic Johnson
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Monkey Swallows the Universe - The Casket Letters - Sheffield 28.07.17
Replies: 2
Views: 368

Monkey Swallows the Universe - The Casket Letters - Sheffield 28.07.17

Hello

As well as playing a set of our faves at this year's Indietracks, we're playing the whole of our second album The Casket Letters in full on Fri 28 July at Sheffield City Hall Ballroom! Tickets have just gone on sale.

Nat & co
by Magic Johnson
Thu Apr 14, 2016 2:06 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16
Replies: 13
Views: 1284

Re: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16

The whole show is now on youtube if you wanna sit through an hour and ten minutes of nostalgia. Or here's Jimmy and Chicken Fat.
by Magic Johnson
Sun Mar 13, 2016 7:07 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16
Replies: 13
Views: 1284

Re: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16

Only two weeks to go! Support comes from John T Angle & the Spirit Levels, and we'll be having an indie disco after the bands too.

Still some tickets left here if you want in.
by Magic Johnson
Fri Feb 26, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16
Replies: 13
Views: 1284

Re: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16

Ha, Tom they DID rip us off didn't they??

Tonieee, not this time - it was from a particular brutal take where I shoulder barged him a bit too hard at the very start.
by Magic Johnson
Fri Feb 26, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16
Replies: 13
Views: 1284

Re: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16

Thanks Tonieee!! It was the best fun to make. Kev had a bruised shoulder afterwards though.
by Magic Johnson
Fri Feb 26, 2016 11:00 am
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16
Replies: 13
Views: 1284

Re: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16

Hello again

There's a new Monkey Swallows the Universe single out today (Bandcamp/iTunes), ahead of the gig on Easter Sunday. It comes with a new video and everything.

Hope you like it!
Nat
by Magic Johnson
Sat Jan 16, 2016 4:06 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16
Replies: 13
Views: 1284

Monkey Swallows the Universe - Sheffield 27/3/16

We're marking 10 years since the release of our first album, The Bright Carvings, with a one-off gig at Queens Social Club on Easter Sunday. We'll be playing all the songs from that first album.

Full details here
Tickets here

There'll be a single in Feb too :)
by Magic Johnson
Fri Oct 30, 2015 12:17 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: LDN: Roving Women, Sun 25 Oct
Replies: 1
Views: 881

Re: LDN: Roving Women, Sun 25 Oct

You can download the full live set from this show on Bandcamp for free/pay what you want:
https://natjohnson.bandcamp.com/album/r ... tone-brass
by Magic Johnson
Fri Oct 09, 2015 11:37 am
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: LDN: Roving Women, Sun 25 Oct
Replies: 1
Views: 881

LDN: Roving Women, Sun 25 Oct

Hello hello I've been working on this Connie Converse project for about three years now and this is the very last performance of our 'Roving Women' show... If you've never heard of Connie, she was an amazing singer-songwriter before that term was even being used, writing personal, wonderful songs in...
by Magic Johnson
Wed Jan 07, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Nat Johnson (with a bit of MSTU/Figureheads thrown in) tour
Replies: 0
Views: 1003

Nat Johnson (with a bit of MSTU/Figureheads thrown in) tour

Hello Just wanted to let people know about a little tour we've got coming up. I'll be playing songs from my new album, but as it's only short I thought I'd add a few Monkey Swallows the Universe / NJ & the Figureheads songs in too for fun. I've been taking requests on Facebook / Twitter if you want ...
by Magic Johnson
Mon May 05, 2014 9:16 am
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Dog's Birthday Party, Sheffield, Monday 5th May
Replies: 5
Views: 753

Re: Dog's Birthday Party, Sheffield, Monday 5th May

This is today! It's BYOB. While you're at it, you can bring a blanket or a cushion if you like. 1:00 - doors 1:30 - John T Angle & the Spirit Levels 2:15 - Neil McSweeney 3:00 - Staple/Face 3:35 - Nat Johnson & Friends Here's the video for the new single: starring Pup Johnson You can download your v...
by Magic Johnson
Mon Apr 28, 2014 8:07 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Dog's Birthday Party, Sheffield, Monday 5th May
Replies: 5
Views: 753

Re: Dog's Birthday Party, Sheffield, Monday 5th May

Little Robots have had to pull out unfortunately, but the marvellous Neil McSweeney has now been added to the bill!
by Magic Johnson
Sat Apr 26, 2014 3:55 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Dog's Birthday Party, Sheffield, Monday 5th May
Replies: 5
Views: 753

Re: Dog's Birthday Party, Sheffield, Monday 5th May

Hurray!

No dogs allowed at dog's birthday party (unless they are disguised, e.g. three dogs in a suit) on account of it being a shop and that.
by Magic Johnson
Sat Apr 26, 2014 11:05 am
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Dog's Birthday Party, Sheffield, Monday 5th May
Replies: 5
Views: 753

Dog's Birthday Party, Sheffield, Monday 5th May

Hello hello, Here's a thing. It's free (but we'll be taking donations), it's in the lovely independent shop Bird's Yard, Chapel Walk (Sheffield City Centre) 1-4 on Bank Holiday Monday, 5th May: Music = Nat Johnson & Friends, Little Robots and John T Angle & the Spirit Levels Comedy = Staple/Face Dog...
by Magic Johnson
Mon Jan 16, 2012 8:37 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: 16 Feb - London - Nat Johnson/Emma Kupa/Forests
Replies: 0
Views: 399

16 Feb - London - Nat Johnson/Emma Kupa/Forests

Hi, Please join us at Bush Hall on Thurs 16 Feb, where we'll be playing our new album, I'm Across, I'm Ashore. Support comes in the form of a special solo set from the wonderful Emma Kupa of Standard Fare and also from Forests (members of Shady Bard). There's a pair of tickets up for grabs on Sounds...
by Magic Johnson
Wed May 25, 2011 1:55 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Shef 24/7 Standard Fare and more at Tramlines
Replies: 0
Views: 546

Shef 24/7 Standard Fare and more at Tramlines

A day of indiepop, folk and more at the Redhouse on Solly Street as part of the Tramlines festival. Free entry all day and a barbecue in the afternoon! The lineup: Standard Fare, This Many Boyfriends, Nature Set, Tigercats, Low Duo, Jim Connolly, Judy Beat & the Becketts. https://www.facebook.com/ev...
by Magic Johnson
Tue Apr 19, 2011 12:53 pm
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: Nat Johnson and the Figureheads
Replies: 8
Views: 2663

Re: Nat Johnson and the Figureheads

Hi, just wanted to share this, White Town featuring little old me!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-967UX9hXY
by Magic Johnson
Mon Mar 07, 2011 10:28 am
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Nat & the Figs EP Release Show, Sheffield 10/3
Replies: 0
Views: 550

Nat & the Figs EP Release Show, Sheffield 10/3

Our new EP is out today! You can get it from all the usual digital places or direct from us at http://www.natjohnson.co.uk where you can also get a limited edition handmade cd version. We're playing at the Redhouse this Thursday with support from Gyppos and Rory McVicar. Nat x http://www.facebook.co...
by Magic Johnson
Mon Mar 07, 2011 9:57 am
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Standard Fare - the Suitcase Tour
Replies: 7
Views: 1292

Re: Standard Fare - the Suitcase Tour

The rather excellent new video is at the end of this interview...
http://www.thelineofbestfit.com/2011/03 ... dard-fare/