We are Independent Country, a 6-piece band based in Birmingham, UK. We are currently recording our debut album, which will be released in 2016. It features new versions of songs by Happy Mondays, Blur, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Oasis, Teenage Fanclub and others.
Our debut record, ‘TrailerParkLife‘ is now available. You can now buy/stream the record in services such as Spotify, iTunes and elsewhere. You can also stream the album in full on our Bandcamp page, where the record is also available in CD and limited-edition, lathe-cut vinyl formats. The album features 10 brand new, country arrangements of classic[…]
Our debut record, TrailerParkLife, went on pre-sale today ahead of it’s release on 2nd December. It’s available in Digital, CD and super-limited vinyl. Two tracks are available immediately when you place your order. The album has ten tracks, each a Country version of a classic Indie tune from the likes of Blur, Oasis, Happy Mondays,[…]
We’re really pleased to have been asked to support the marvellous Karl Blau when he visits Birmingham next year. You can get tickets and other info here. See you there.
We had a great time playing at The Union Chapel in London earlier this month. Thanks to Daylight Music for having us, and for filming part of out set. Big thanks also to photographer Paul Carrano, who shared with us some of his great photos. You can see them all here.
Our set from Moseley Folk Festival was recorded by Brum Radio, along with an interview, and broadcast last week. The show has been archived on the Brum Radio Soundcloud page
We recorded a BBC Radio Introducing session after our slot at Moseley Folk Festival last month. Here’s a video of Moose’s “This River Never Will Run Dry”
We’re playing at show at London’s famous Union Chapel next Saturday, 1st October. There is more information over on promoter Daylight Music’s website: “A lazy afternoon with music, tea and cake. An event for all ages. Free entry* midday – till 2.00pm. Follow us on facebook | twitter or join the mailing list. (*suggested donation £5.00). Produced by Arctic Circle. RSVP[…]
We’ve made an early mix of one of the songs from our album sessions available online. ‘Wrote For Luck – Barn Owl Mix’ is available as a stream on our Soundcloud page and as a free download over on our Bandcamp page. Enjoy.
We have our first show this weekend, at the opening of Stirchley Baths, a new community centre. We’ll be playing a 20-minute set around 8pm. We wait for you there!
We went into the studio this weekend to start recording ‘Nice One, Trick Pony’. Here are some photos from the day