MAD EARS

Music Production / Record Label

 

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News

21-02-2013:  

 

The new single 'Lady Sings The Blues' by Mockingbird Hill feat. Malaya, goes straight in at number 1 in the pop jazz radio chart.

 

 

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22-03-2014:

 

The new album 'Unfinished Business' by Mick Simpson is the 'Hit-Tracks Top 100 Chart' CD of the week!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

03-03-2014:

 

New albums by Mick Simpson and Malaya Blue out now!

 

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19-04-2014:

 

Mick Simpson's new single 'Trouble Brewing' is riding high at number 6 in the Hit-Tracks Top 100 Chart.

 

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01 05 04w Rain > Tijuana Jail ♠

02 01 09w Hart & Bonamassa > Close To My Fire - live ♠♠

03 02 06w M. Oldfield & L. Spiller > Man On The Rocks ♠♠

04 03 09w Rob Orlemans & HPM > Move On To The Light

05 04 05w W. Johnson & R. Daltrey > I Keep It To Myself ♠

06 07 05w Mick Simpson > Trouble Brewing

07 12 04w King's Call > Is This The Life

08 06 11w Kirk > Fight Or Die

09 22 09w Prefab Sprout > Billy

10 11 06w Booze & Glory > Only Fools Get Caught

 

 

 

04-04-2014:

 

Malaya Blue's new album 'Bourbon Street' enters the UK Blues & Roots Airplay Chart at number 3. Mick Simpson's album 'Unfinished Business' is at number 7.

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14-04-2014:

 

Tracks from both Malaya Blue, and Mick Simpson played on this weeks Paul Jones BBC Radio 2 Show.

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24-05-2014:

 

A stripped back version of Malaya Blue's track 'Bitter Moon' has been used in a commercial for Siberian Inverno 2014. Check out the video!

19-05-2014: 'Trouble Brewing' by Mick Simpson, and 'Lost Girl' by Malaya Blue feature on

the covermount CD of the May/June Issue of R2 (Rock n Reel) Magazine.

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03-06-2014:

 

Malaya Blue's album 'Bourbon Street' is at number 2 in the IBBA Airplay Chart for May.

26/07/2014: 'Playing the Losing Hand' by Mick Simpson hits the number one spot in the Hit-Tracks Top 100 Music Chart.

23-06-2014:

 

'Bright City Lights' by Harmonicadave (from his new album 'Box Full of Blues') was played on this weeks Paul Jones BBC Radio 2 Show

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01 Mick Simpson > Playing The Losing Hand

02 Hart & Bonamassa > I Love You More

03 Rival Sons > Good Things

04 Jimmy LaFave > For Everyman

05 Bad Brad & The Fat Cats > Ego Trip

06 Brad Wilson > Blues Magic

07 Robert Plant > Rainbow

08 Joe Bonamassa > Different Shades Of Blue

09 Bruce Springsteen & T. Morello > Heaven's Wall

10 Adrian Raso & Fanfare Ciocarlia > Quattro Cicci

11 Rain > Ride Like The Wind

12 Ed Roman > Comin' My Way

13 Train > Angel In Bluejeans

14 Lenny Kravitz > The Chamber

15 John Lyons > Under The Stars

16 The Black Keys > Bullet In The Brain

17 Mike Oldfield & Luke Spiller > Moonshine

18 J. Hoyer Shadowboxers > Everyday, Everynight

19 Rob Orlemans > Thats The Way To Boogie

20 King's Call > Mother Nature

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01/01/2015: 'When the Cat's Away' by Malaya Blue has been used n this TV commercial for Brazilian based fashion house 'Siberian'.

01/06/2015: The track 'Forgiveness' by Malaya Blue is featured on the covermount CD of the new issue of The Blues Magazine.

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15/06/2015: The new album 'Whiskey and Demons' by Dave Hunt has been selected as one of the IBBA Picks of the Month for July 2015.

 

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20/06/2015: The track 'Delta Sky' by Last Chance Saloon was played on the BBC Introducing Show on BBC Radio Sheffield.

 

26/06/2015: The track 'Gravy Train by Last Chance Saloon was played on 'After Midnight' with Alex Lester on BBC Radio 2.

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13/04/2016:

 

MEP have supplied the music for the viveuncrucero.com TV sponsorship advert that features on the current season of the Latin American version of 'The Voice'. Check out the TV spot featuring the track 'Scat Ba Doo' by Andy Littlewood.

03/03/2017:

 

Mick Simpson returns with his 4th studio album 'Black Rain', 11 tracks of soaring blues guitar, driving rock anthems, retro rhythm & blues, and melodic southern rock. Mick teams up once again with producer and co-writer Andy Littlewood, and guest musician's include Eva Carboni, Dave Hunt, and Michael John McElligott. Release date: 27th March 2017. Check out the album preview

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18/03/2017:

 

Big news for MEP......Andy Littlewood's track 'Let's Get Away' is featured in the new action adventure movie 'Extortion' starring Academy Award nominee Barkhad Abdi, Eion Bailey, and Danny Glover. Check out the movie trailer!

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24/06/2019:

 

Eva Carboni's 14-track debut album 'Italia Square' is out now. Features a cool mix of sultry jazz-blues, attitude driven rock, and uplifting gospel. Check out the album preview video!

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