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LIVE CINERAMA ALBUM RELEASED

Scopitones have issued a new album featuring Cinerama recorded live in London in June 2015. This double disc release features the concert on both CD & DVD. Title : Live 2015 Release date : 9 November 2015 This year David Gedge finally realised a dream that he’s had for about 15 years. He’s been doing […]

MINI LP RELEASED BY TERRY DE CASTRO

Scopitones released a mini-LP by Terry de Castro on 14 August 2015. Entitled ‘You Can’t Separate Light’ this six track mini-album comes on a beautiful clear vinyl 10″ with download codes. Known primarily as the bassist for The Wedding Present and Cinerama, Terry de Castro was also a founding member of the 1990s Nude Records […]

TWO DOUBLE ALBUMS RELEASED FOR RECORD STORE DAY

Scopitones released two double LPs on 180gm vinyl featuring  The Wedding Present and Cinerama for ‘Record Store Day 2015’ – which took place on 18 April. The albums are : Take Fountain – an 18 track double LP with download codes featuring The Wedding Present’s sixth studio album plus bonus tracks taken from the accompanying […]

EDSEL RECORDS RE-RELEASE EIGHT WEDDING PRESENT ALBUMS IN DELUXE FORMAT

Edsel Records re-released eight deluxe versions of classic Wedding Present albums on 27 October 2014. The result of an extensive mining of the Wedding Present archive, each of these special re-issues comes in the form of a hardback book containing three CDs, a DVD and a booklet. David Gedge worked with Edsel at every stage […]

THIRD CINERAMA COMPILATION RELEASED

On 8 September 2014, Scopitones released a new double album by Cinerama, David Gedge’s ‘other’ band. ‘Seven Wonders Of The World’ comes as a 24-track double CD and 18-track double LP that compiles EPs, obscurities, songs in German & French and a cover of ‘Diamonds Are Forever’. The album is partly recorded by Steve Albini […]

WEDDING PRESENT 7″ SINGLE RELEASED

In 2013, to commemorate the 21st anniversary of the “Hit Parade” series of 7″ singles, The Wedding Present undertook a ten date British tour and, in conjunction, released a  limited edition  new 7” single on their own label, Scopitones. ‘Two Bridges’, which was released on 21 October 2013, featured a Wedding Present original on the […]

THE WEDDING PRESENT RELEASE A BOOK

On 25 October 2012, Scopitones [in conjunction with The Friday Project and Harper Collins] released Valentina: The Story Of A Wedding Present Album. Valentina: The Story Of A Wedding Present Album is a fascinating behind-the-scenes account of the making of the band’s eighth studio LP, complete with an introduction by David Gedge, lyrics, photographs and a […]

SEAMONSTERS VINYL BOXED SET RELEASED

In November 2012, The Wedding Present’s classic album Seamonsters was re-released as a 10” vinyl box set by British label Vinyl180 Records. This collection, which comprises three lovingly packaged discs, features all the songs from the original album plus the extra tracks from the ‘3 Songs’, ‘Dalliance’ and ‘Lovenest’ EPs. There are also sleeve notes […]