04 December 2014

Westbury Welcomes The Heliocentrics

Westbury Music welcomes The Heliocentrics, a UK based psych-funk collective that since forming in the early 2000’s have built a solid reputation for quite simply outstanding music!

The 8 piece band have come a long way since releasing their debut LP ‘Out There’ in 2007 (Now Again Records). Principally affiliated with the highly regarded imprints Now Again Records (sister label of Stones Throw) and Strut Records, the collective have put out a substantial body of critically acclaimed solo work as well as collaborating with a wide variety of artists including Madlib, Doom, Orlando Julius, DJ Shadow and Melvin Van Peebles – with whom they joined forces on their seventh LP ‘The Last Transmission’.

The band draws influence from a melting pot of different styles: leftfield hip-hop, jazz, psychedelia, funk, afro-beat, soul and are masters of experimentation. Here at Westbury we are most excited to be working with a band that have carved and crafted such a distinct musical voice. Welcome on board!


04 December 2014
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January 28: Midge Ure @ Sugarloaf PAC, Sugar Loaf, US
January 28: The Heliocentrics @ North Sea Jazz Club, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
January 29: Fairport Convention @ The Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury, UK
January 29: Mr. G @ Festival Antigel, Geneva
January 29: The Heliocentrics @ Poppodium Doornroosje, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
January 30: Fairport Convention @ The Cathedral, Lichfield
January 30: The Heliocentrics @ Rasa, Utrecht, The Netherlands
January 30: Wah Wah 45s @ The Blues Kitchen, London
January 31: Dele Sosimi @ The Forge, London
January 31: Dom Servini @ Big Chill Bar, Bristol
January 31: Mr G. @ Le Grand Central, Geneva
January 31: Paper Tiger @ Camp & Furnace, Liverpool
January 31: The Heliocentrics @ Bird, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
January 31: Trus'me @ Glow, Bangkok
February 01: Fairport Convention @ The Coronation Hall, Ulverston
February 01: The Heliocentrics @ AB, Brussels, Belgium
February 03: Fairport Convention @ The Cheese and Grain, Frome
February 04: Homeboy Sandman @ First Avenue, Minneapolis, US
February 05: Fairport Convention @ The Connaught Theatre, Worthing
February 05: Alexander Nut @ The Blue Mountain, Bristol
February 05: The Heliocentrics @ Tempo Club, Madrid, Spain
February 06: Fairport Convention @ The Playhouse Theatre, Weston-Super-Mare
February 06: Alexander Nut @ La Java, Paris
February 06: Homeboy Sandman @ Metro, Chicago, US
February 06: John Heckle @ Corsica Studios, London
February 06: Lea Lea @ Building Six, London
February 06: The Heliocentrics @ Kaserne, Basel, Switzerland
February 07: Fairport Convention @ The Garage, Swansea
February 07: Alex Arnout @ Firebox, London
February 07: Mr. G @ Motion, Bristol
February 09: Fairport Convention @ Winding Wheel Theatre, Chesterfield
February 11: Fairport Convention @ The Lowry, Salford
February 14: Fairport Convention @ The Apex Theatre, Bury St Edmunds
February 15: Fairport Convention @ Princess Theatre, Hunstanton, UK
February 18: Fairport Convention @ The Sage, Gateshead
February 19: Fairport Convention @ The Mechanics, Burnley
February 19: Midge Ure @ The Carleton, Halifax
February 20: Fairport Convention @ Alban Arena, St Albans
February 20: DJ Vadim @ The Old Queens Head, London
February 20: Midge Ure @ Cafe 9, New Haven
February 21: Fairport Convention @ The Stables, Milton Keynes
February 21: Midge Ure @ Johnny D's, Somerville, US
February 22: Fairport Convention @ The Drill Hall, Lincoln
February 23: Midge Ure @ Tellus 360, Lancaster, US
February 24: Fairport Convention @ The Gulbenkian, Canterbury
February 24: Midge Ure @ World Cafe Live, Philadelphia
February 25: Fairport Convention @ The Assembly Hall, Tunbridge Wells
February 26: Fairport Convention @ Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury
February 26: Midge Ure @ Iridium Jazz Cafe, New York
February 27: Fairport Convention @ Town Hall, Birmingham