Tag: fugitive empire

  • Music’s Not A Competition, But…

    Music’s Not A Competition, But…

    (Feature written by Alex Coates) Hey! It’s October time again, Speechmarks folk. As you may have read in previous posts, I’m with a rather wonderful chap called Alex whom, I’ve definitely been not subtly plugging on this blog for a few years. An aficionado of music since day dot, he writes one of those ‘Best Of’ lists every year; […]

  • Fugitive Empire: That Hope Disappeared (music review)

    Fugitive Empire: That Hope Disappeared (music review)

    Fugitive Empire is incredibly prolific. In just three years, That Hope Disappeared amounts to his sixth album. Of course I really wanted this album to be like Blown Right Out Of Sight – an incredibly strong album – but that would be way too easy. Instead, That Hope Disappeared traces the artist back to previous […]

  • Levi Weaver + Fugitive Empire – Gig Review, 2012

    Levi Weaver + Fugitive Empire – Gig Review, 2012

    Levi Weaver’s beaming and energetic when he arrives at The Black Lion with his missus, Heather. Both are bright-eyed souls with a distinct east US accent that fills the room immediately. The two are living the (authentic) musician’s dream – a #vanlife travelling from place to place, making gigs work for them and fund their […]

  • NEW MUSIC: INTERVIEW WITH FUGITIVE EMPIRE

    NEW MUSIC: INTERVIEW WITH FUGITIVE EMPIRE

    Before embarking on a conversation with Fugitive Empire about music, make sure to order more than one drink. “You can find genius in the most mundane and normal things – it’s just whether you want to invest the time in looking for it,” he says, eyes genuinely elsewhere but his speech: completely laser-focused. fE’s been around […]