Fish UK Shows – news

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And so just under a week away until the first show in Newcastle next Sunday and the excitement mounts.Just to give you a heads up. I was at Easter Road at the weekend and bumped into a fan who wants to come to the Glasgow show but expressed disappointment as he had seen on a ticket site that it was … Read More

Clutching at Straws Deluxe Mail out

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The albums finally arrived yesterday and I’ve been scrawling away as you can see from the photo. We’re moving the first load out tomorrow and I’m sitting here in the control room waiting for the ‘cages’ from the post office that allow us to get big loads out on special collections. It’s been a long haul to get here and … Read More

‘A Parley With Angels’ – News and FAQ’s

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‘A Parley with Angels’ – news and FAQ’s all orders placed so far are in the post thanks to a very hardworking Simone and Elspeth here at the Studio. I’ll have this on the merch desk on tour as well as available here https://fishmusic.scot/sto…/product/a-parley-with-angels-ep/ Just to deal with a few FAQ’s This EP will not be available on vinyl but … Read More

Little Man What Now? Teaser

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This was one of the first lyrics I completed for the ‘Weltschmerz’ album during a period of intense self-reflection while recovering from surgery last year. I was inspired by the 1933 novel of the same title by the famous German writer Hans Fallada which was written about a young couple desperately trying to survive the harsh economic depression at that … Read More

New single ‘Man With A Stick’ released!

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Listen to ‘Man With A Stick’, my brand new single! https://fish.lnk.to/manwithastick The ‘A Parley With Angels’ EP, released 21st September, is now available to pre-order here. “I was inspired to write this lyric after my father died in May 2016. He was a strong, proud, well-respected man who, like most of us, found growing old difficult. When he reached his … Read More

Clutching at Straws The 2018 Remaster

Rob SkarinNews

I’m proud and pleased to announce that the ‘Clutching at Straws’ remaster is finally available for pre order with the release date of November 23rd. As my favourite of all the albums I created with my former band it was always going to be a special project.  I realised it would also be demanding as it involved revisiting some turbulent times and scratching some old wounds.

New Lyric -‘Waverley Steps’

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Vocals finished on the first 3 songs for the ‘Parley with Angels’ EP and Calum Malcolm loaded out from the Studio which returns to being a home until the next recording sessions in January. Really excited about hearing the final mixes next week and pleased to say that everything is all on schedule. This afternoon we completed ‘Waverley Steps’ which … Read More

Touring- a view through a fish eye lens

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The dates I have posted for this year are the only shows I am playing in Europe. Some of you have asked why not Italy? France? Spain? etc etc. The bottom line is that with band and crew wages,agency commission,local/national taxes, nightliner bus and hotel costs, fuel, food and all the other sundries associated with day to day touring working … Read More

‘Weltschmerz/Clutching at Straws’ European tour poster 2018

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  This is the new tour poster for the ‘Weltschmerz/ Clutching at Straws’ European tour this autumn. Please print this off and pin it up in your local bars and clubs if you can or share it around as much as possible. Your help with promoting the tour is sincerely appreciated. News on the new ‘Parley with Angels’ physical EP/ … Read More