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LISTEN: East India Youth 6 Music Session
The Quietus , March 12th, 2013 09:26

Listen to last night's Marc Riley session below, featuring tracks from the Hostel EP, out now digitally; full gig listings below

Last night, East India Youth, the first signing of the Quietus Phonographic Corporation, played an amazing three-song session on the Marc Riley show on BBC 6 Music. If you want to know why we set up a record company just to put his music out, this should give you a good idea - have a listen to the set, where EIY, aka Will Doyle, played 'Looking For Someone', 'Heaven, How Long' and 'Dripping Down':

You can now get hold of the Hostel EP, featuring the first two session tracks, on download, and pre-order the vinyl, which is set to ship later this month - go to Boomkat to get your copy.

Tonight, EIY is up in Manchester, playing the Kraak Gallery - get tickets here. Over the coming weeks, there are plenty of chances to catch him in London, including at a set supporting Wire as part of their Drill:London festival, co-curated by tQ, along with some festival dates in the summer - have a look at the full listings below:

MARCH
Tue 12 - Kraak Gallery, Manchester tickets here)
Sat 16 - Birthdays, Dalston w/ Molly Nilsson (tickets here)
Fri 22 - Roundhouse, London (tickets here)
Sun 24 - Heaven, London w/ Wire and pinkflag guitar orchestra (tickets here)
Sun 31 - Abattoir at White Rabbit, London

MAY
25th - Field Day

AUGUST
Fri 16-Sun 18 - Beacons Festival, Skipton (tickets here)
Fri 30-Sun 1 September - End Of The Road Festival, Larmer Gardens, Dorset (tickets here)

In the meantime, have a listen to 'Heaven, How Long', which you can download individually, below:

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