Planet Groucho Records

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The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse on the BBC iPlayer

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s BBC Rapal session from back in 2012 was aired again on BBC Alba a few nights ago. The show features The Holy Ghosts, Beerjacket and the Merrylees. Note: The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse was billed as Ramisco’s alter-ego, Ray McCartney, due to a random hiccup. 

Watch it now the BBC iPlayer http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01s2y4z/rapal-series-6-episode-10

25% Off T-Shirts

As it’s International Sprocket Day and also ToneThreads 1st Birthday we’re super happy to throw y'all a 25% discount on all the t-shirts at our Bandcamp store for the duration of the day (May 9th, 2016).

Use the following codes to redeem your 25% discount.

KFO / Logo Tee - http://j.mp/kph-tee-01
discount code: sprocket1

KFO / Logo Tee (2015) - http://j.mp/kfo-tee-02
discount code: sprocket2

RMM / Eagle Tee - http://j.mp/rmm-tee-eagle
discount code: sprocket3

RMM / Mountain Tee - http://j.mp/rmm-tee-mountain
discount code: sprocket4

RMM / Tree Tee - http://j.mp/rmm-tee-tree
discount code: sprocket5

Oak Hero / Self Titled EP Tee - http://j.mp/oakhero-tee-01
discount code: sprocket6

Planet Groucho Records / Logo Tee - http://j.mp/pgr-tee-logo
discount code: sprocket7

El Jugador / Robot Tee - http://j.mp/el-tee-robot
discount code: sprocket 8

Note: We sell our t-shirts at cost to keep your costs down, if you want to support the artists or the label beyond wearing their tees, please feel free to add a donation or buy some records wink emoticon

XpoNorth Schedule Announced

We can now confirm that The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s XpoNorth performance will take place in the Penta Hotel (Inverness) at 11pm on June 9th. 

Check out the rest of the schedule @ https://xponorth.co.uk/film-and-music-programmes/music-showcase-schedule-2016.php

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse to perform at XpoNorth

XpoNorth announced the line-up for this years music showcase which happens in Inverness on the 8th and 9th of June. The list includes some of the best artists from Scotland and beyond and we’re extremely happy to announce that The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse happens to be one of those artists. 

Check out the full line-up here: https://xponorth.co.uk/news/showcasing-music-artists-announcement-2016

Tickets: FREE ENTRY (with delegate pass). Get your FREE delegate pass from https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/xponorth-scotlands-leading-creative-industries-festival-registration-20857169355

1000.fans speaks to The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse

1000.fans spoke to The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse this week about the mediocre aspects of being an independent musician. Read the resulting blog post here: http://1000.fans/list/ramisco-of-the-ramisco-maki-maki-rocking-horse-the-5-most-mediocre-things-about-being-an-independent-musician

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse on Powerpopulist

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s track The Four Five Six was featured on the Powerpopulist blog this weekend. Also featured were tracks by The Graffiti Crimes, Radiohearts, The High Learys, Woods and Dream Boys. 

View / Listen @ http://powerpopulist.blogspot.co.uk/2016/04/these-wouldnt-songdrop-high-learys.html

The Four Five Six can be found on Ramisco’s latest EP, Possessed by the Gods of Cowbell Oblongata, which is yours for only 50p @ http://recordstore.planetgroucho.com/album/possessed-by-the-gods-of-cowbell-oblongata

Oak Hero take the #2 spot in Tradiio UK Chart

In a most triumphant run of awesomeness, Oak Hero’s track, Stunt Man, shot right up the Tradiio UK Chart on Wednesday to #2! That ain’t nothing to be sniffed at. Well done guys!

And thanks to all the fake-believe investors on Tradiio, your support is most appreciated.

Oak Hero’s Stunt Man #5 in Tradiio Rock Chart

Oak Hero’s track Stunt Man is now #5 in the Tradiio Rock chart. If you haven’t heard it, get yourself acquainted with it quick smart.

Oak Hero are Charlie Parsons, Keith Pearce and Cailean MacLeod.

Congrats muchachos!

Limited Edition Ramisco Cassettes @ Union Vinyl

Limited Edition cassettes of The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s latest EP, Possessed by the Gods of Cowbell Oblongata, can now be purchased EXCLUSIVELY at Union Vinyl, Inverness.

Side A:
1. And We Will Dance (03:16)
2. Holy Barnacles (01:42)
3. For A While, At Least (03:09)
4. The Four Five Six (01:12)

Side B
1. And We Will Dance - Instrumental (03:16)
2. Holy Barnacles - Instrumental (01:42)
3. For A While, At Least - Instrumental (03:09)
4. The Four Five Six - Instrumental (01:12)

Note: Each cassette purchase entitles you to a complimentary download of the EP. To claim your download please send a photo of yourself holding the cassette to info@planetgroucho.com and we’ll hook you up with the download.

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse on the BBC

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s RAPAL TV session from late 2012 was repeated on BBC Alba last night. Anyone who missed it can watch it on BBC iPlayer or watch it on BBC Alba when it airs again on Monday night (March 28th, 2016) at 11:30pm. 

Watch the entire episode which includes a brief interview with The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse and features music from The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse, Niteworks, Miaoux Miaoux and The Merryleeshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01r50xl

Alternately, skip directly to the music and watch ‘Seas Air Do Chorra-Bhiod’ - http://bbc.in/16cpoFQ

And We Will Dance / Holy Barnacles 7″ Release Date

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s extremely limited edition And We Will Dance / Holy Barnacles 7" will be released on the 8th of June, available exclusively from our trade stand at XpoNorth and Union Vinyl in Inverness.

Planet Groucho Records will return to XpoNorth

We’re most excited to announce that Planet Groucho Records will be at XpoNorth again this year. 

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse and Lindsay Llewellyn will be joining us at the trade booth for a meet and greet, please feel free to stop by and get acquainted.

XpoNorth takes place in Inverness, Scotland on the 8th/9th June 2016. 

Register for your FREE delegate pass at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/xponorth-scotlands-leading-creative-industries-festival-registration-20857169355

More information on XpoNorth can be found at https://xponorth.co.uk or via Facebook https://www.facebook.com/xponorth and Twitter https://twitter.com/XpoNorth

Earbits Feature The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse

Earbits featured The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse in their latest newsletter alongside acts such as like Human Ottoman and Crazyhearse.

Visit Ramisco on Earbits - http://www.earbits.com/#artists/the-ramisco-maki-maki-rocking-horse/discography

Sync Success

We’ve recently had some success landing sync deals for two of our artists, The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse and The Kazoo Funk Orchestra. 

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s song Chew Chew from Fajita’s Basement was used in the Irish TV show, The Science Squad, which was broadcast on RTÉ

The Kazoo Funk Orchestra’s song Troia from This Album is Self Titled was used in a TV spot for Seattle based broadband, phone and TV provider, Northland Communications.

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse on the Justin Wayne Show

Justin Wayne will feature a track by The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse on his live show which goes out tonight at 8pm GMT via http://thejustinwayneshow.com 

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s latest EP is out NOW!

Possessed by the Gods of Cowbell Oblongata is The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s latest record, featuring the popular track And We Will Dance which has seen airplay on Jim Gellatly’s show (Amazing Radio), Tom Robinson’s BBC Introducing Mixtape (BBC Radio 6 Music), The Roddy Hart Show (BBC Radio Scotland), Ralph’s Indie Show (Radio Kaos Caribou) and The First 45 (Sine FM). 

Available on MP3, Cassette Tape and limited edition MiniDisc with a special edition clear 7″ single of And We Will Dance to follow. 

BUY  IT

MP3
https://gum.co/jGtRc
$1 (US)

Cassette Tape ( + MP3 )
https://gum.co/CqKcd
£5.00 + Shipping & Handling

Limited Edition MiniDisc ( + MP3 )
https://gum.co/wGgKZ
£5.00 + Shipping & Handling

Ramisco’s new EP is out next Friday!

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s forthcoming EP, Possessed by the Gods of Cowbell Oblongata, is getting it’s official release next Friday ( Nov 13th 2015 ).

Possessed by the Gods of Cowbell Oblongata (Album Art)

Possessed by the Gods of Cowbell Oblongata will be available from the following digital outlets come next Friday: Apple Music, Google Play, Spotify, Deezer, Rdio, Xbox Music, MixRadio and Shazam. 

Tune into Radio Kaos Caribou tomorrow between 5-7pm for Ralph’s Top Ten featuring the lead track, And We Will Dance - http://rkc.noip.me

Tonight: The KFO to feature on Ralph’s Indie...



Tonight: The KFO to feature on Ralph’s Indie Show…

The Kazoo Funk Orchestra’s remastered cut of Baby You’ve No Eyes will get a spin on Ralph’s Indie Show tonight on Radio Kaos Caribou between 5-7pm (UK).

Tune in @ http://rkc.noip.me (or use the TuneIn app).

#1 Spot For Ramisco Interview

The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s interview made it to #1 in Ralph’s Top Ten most read blog posts this week. His Top Ten show went out last night on Radio Kaos Caribou after his Indie Mix Show. 

Ralph’s Top Ten - http://t.co/HaBhm4X3UF

Ralph’s interview with The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse - http://fruitbatwalton.blogspot.com.es/2015/09/ramisco-maki-maki-rocking-horse.html

Stream Ramisco Maki Maki’s Hoofography on Mixcloud

Thank you to all who tuned into Radio Kaos Caribou last night for The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse’s Hoofography. We sure hope you enjoyed the show. You can view the playlist @ http://planetgroucho.com/hoofography-playlist.php

For those who missed the show, Radio Kaos Caribou has kindly posted it to Mixcloud and you can now hear it via the player below:

@ramiscomakimaki’s #Hoofograpy - A Music Story by Radiokc on Mixcloud

The show has been scheduled for a repeat broadcast this coming Saturday at midnight GMT on Radio Kaos Caribou - http://rkc.noip.me.

Many thanks to Radio Kaos Caribou for allowing The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse to take over the airwaves for a couple of hours. And let’s not forget Ralph’s complimentary interview with Ramisco which you can find at http://fruitbatwalton.blogspot.com.es/2015/09/ramisco-maki-maki-rocking-horse.html.