Agent Orange '92
&
Drug of Choice Sessions

October 2017

NEW RELEASE - OUT NOW!

Available to download from iTunes - here
Available from Bandcamp - here
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★ ★ ★ ★ 'Ian Lowery is the musical hero you never knew you worshipped' Goldmine Magazine, Oct. 2017

★ ★ ★ ★ 'Agent Orange'92 & DoC Sessions is incendiary stuff' Soundblab ,Oct.2017


Various Artists
'Silhouettes & Statues: A Gothic Revolution'

June 2017 - Cherry Red Records

An extensive 5CD set exploring the evolution of the Goth movement, from the glacial postpunk of the late 70s through positive punk and into the Batcave era, dark electronica and beyond. Over 80 classics, rarities, album tracks and hidden gems from The Cure, Joy Division, Sisters Of Mercy, PiL, Folk Devils, Adam And The Ants, The Mission, Bauhaus, and many more!


Ironic

September 2015

As featured on BBC6 Music, Neil Lomax Teenage Kicks (Forest FM) and Mick Mercer Radio

Available to download from iTunes - here
Available from Bandcamp - here
Multiple formats available from Amazon - here

★ ★ ★ ★ "exhilarating experience... Lowery was on top of his game" Record Collector, Nov 2015

★ ★ ★ ★ "testament to Lowery's lyrical fecundity and talent for framing an affecting narrative" Vive Le Rock, Feb. 2016

★ ★ ★ ★ "...one of the most crucial songwriting talents of the age lived and died without you probably even noticing." Goldmine Magazine, Nov 2016

★ ★ ★ ★ " This is the stuff of genius.Quite simply superb." RnR Oct.,2017


Get Out the Sun

November 2014

Available to download from iTunes - here
Available from Bandcamp - here
Vinyl available from Merchbar - here
Multiple formats available from Amazon - here

★ ★ ★ ★ "a cohesively potent adjunct to Lowery’s undervalued canon." Record Collector, Feb 2015

★ ★ ★ ★ "brilliant album bursting with passion...deserving of a wider audience" Soundblab, Oct 2016

★ ★ ★ ★ "Lowery's own approach delivers both a cohesion & a progression that tracks one of the ages most unforgivably under-rated songwriters" Goldmine Magazine, Nov 2016

★ ★ ★ ★ "This almost forgotten man shimmered with the same sort of self-destructive brilliance..." RnR Magazine, Oct 2017


Ski Patrol
'Versions of a Life'

Released April 2014 - Definitive Gaze

"...one of post-punk’s great, unsung 45s: the broodingly, Apocalypse Now-influenced ‘Agent Orange’" Record Collector, Sep 2014

"...of all the bands that hovered around the UK punk and post-punk scene...one of the most invigorating was Ski Patrol" Goldmine, Apr 2014


Folk Devils
'Best Protection & the BBC Sessions'

Released November 2015 - Beggars Banquet

"...the ideal vehicle for Lowery’s increasingly caustic lyrical invective; Folk Devils…….still grabs the listener by the lapels" Record Collector, Jan 2015

"...duly demonstrates that former Wall and Ski Patrol mainstay Ian Lowery fronted two truly exceptional incarnations of the same band" Vive le Rock, Jan 2015


Folk Devils
'Beautiful Monsters'

Released September 2016 - Optic Nerve

"...intoxicating brand of aggressive, nihilism-streaked rock'n'roll" Record Collector, Aug 2016

"...Ian Lowery maintains an immense level of intensity throughout" Louder than War, Sep 2016

"...confirms Lowery had an extraordinarily high quality threshold" Uncut, Aug 2016

A handful of album reviews can be found in our gallery page, here.