Deserted Village
Record Label & Live Music Promotion Since 2002

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United Bible Studies - The Gascoigne Observatory

Tuesday, 2 November 2010 The Latest in the UBS Observatory series is out now on Apollolaan. It's a CDR with in a limited edition of 50 hand printed covers, insert and wrap around outer cover.
It's available here.

Gazza Observatory

Stations Of The Sun, Transits Of The Moon by United Bible Studies - Free Download

Tuesday, 21 September 2010 Here's the latest in our series of free downloads. 'Stations of the Sun..' is the debut UBS release from 2003 and features a melancholy and intimate set of tunes. For the Stations sessions, the students divided themselves into duos and trios to focus on making short tunes rather than frenetic improvisation which charac...terizes their live performances.


New United Bible Studies EP

Wednesday, 11 August 2010 [bandcamp][/bandcamp]

'The Kitchen Session' was recorded in one take during downtime whilst recording the forthcoming UBS album in Co. Wicklow. It features new versions of songs from 'Huntly Town EP', 'The Shore That Fears The Sea' and 'The Jonah'
There will be more downloads to follow on the UBS bandcamp. The next ones will be free downloads of out of print CDRS

The Kitchen Session

Room - A new video by United Bible Studies

Tuesday, 27 July 2010

Below is a recording of United Bible Studies playing The Shore That Fears The Sea live at the Twisted Pepper in Dublin on sunday july 25th.

Magickal Folk interview on Foxy Digitalis

Thursday, 20 May 2010 The folk were interviewed by Jani Hellén. Read it here.

Photo of the magickal folk

'Animal Kingdom' by Toymonger Out Now

Tuesday, 11 May 2010 The all new, all studio recording from Toymonger is available now from Munitions Family

Side A Extract

Side B Extract

Animal Kingdom

Toymonger: New Download and interview on Second Square To None

Thursday, 29 April 2010 Toymonger on SSTN

Toymonger are the latest act to be featured in the Noise Series of interviews on Second Square To None which also hosts 'Doors Of Deception', a fresh new download.

The Shore That Fears The Sea Is Back In Print

Friday, 2 April 2010 The Shore

We're happy to tell you that this is back in stock and avaible from our partners Deadslackstring.
Deadslackstring has blossomed into new life lately so while you're there check out their new releases from our fellow Bible Students Richard Moult and Plinth.

United Bible Studies: A Shatner Observatory

Tuesday, 30 March 2010 "A Shatner Observatory" is the latest instalment in the ongoing Observatory series of instrumental adventures. It is culled from a single session,the first time Richard Moult played with UBS in Dublin.The session was recorded and mixed by Seán Óg, and edited, overdubbed and collaged by Mr Moult after the fact. It's in a hand-stamped edition of 100 and is available now from Perhaps Transparent

Perhaps Transparent is the label of Stephen Connolly, a Bible Student himself no less, who has appeared on The Shore That Fears The Sea. Also appearing on that album is P.G. Six who has a release out on Perhaps Transparent too.

A Shatner Observatory

Toymonger T-Shirts Ahoy

Tuesday, 30 March 2010 Toymonger have a T-Shirt featuring Ike the cover star of the NightVision LP. It's available in all the usual sizes from the Munitions Family site.

Toymonger: King Animal T-shirt

At Last: The Magickal Folk Of The Faraway Tree

Tuesday, 19 January 2010 The long-awaited, long-whispered about Magickal Folk Of The Faraway Tree album has finally arrived. Those of you who have been asking for a reissue for a long time and are now being rewarded with a double CD. "The Mildew Leaf" and "The Cat's Melodeon" cdrs have long been out of print. Along with a track from the Gold Leaf Branches comp they make up Disc One. Disc Two is all new recordings, further exploring the Peter Kennedy songbook and beyond.
This is a Deadslackstring/Deserted Village split release.
We thank for your patience and are delighted to present this collection of songs to you.

The Magickal Folk Of The Faraway Tree