Belle & Sebastian sign to Mattitude Music

We are delighted to announce that we have signed Belle & Sebastian to Mattitude Music, our publishing partnership with Matador Records. Belle & Sebastian are one of the most cherished and celebrated UK acts of recent decades. They have released 11 critically acclaimed albums including the epoch defining Tigermilk, If You’re Feeling Sinister and The Boy With The Arab Strap […]

The Haxan Cloak scores new Ari Aster film ‘Midsommar’

The Haxan Cloak (Bobby Krlic) composed the score to Ari Aster’s latest cult horror film Midsommar which was released to huge critical acclaim in July. Aster said he wrote the film’s script while listening to the Haxan Cloak’s last album—2013’s Excavation—so he always intended music to be a big part of it. Krlic’s score is diverse stylistically, and uses many Scandinavian folk instruments, […]

New Signing – The Goon Sax

Our latest signing is The Goon Sax, an indie pop trio from Brisbane, Australia. Formed in 2013, the band consists of Riley Jones, Louis Forster and James Harrison. The band released their debut album, Up to Anything, in 2016 on the Chapter Music label. They have refined tastes – they love the Pastels, Talking Heads, […]

New Signing – James Righton

James Righton is a London based artist, composer and producer. He formed the Klaxons in 2006 with Jamie Reynolds and Simon Taylor-Davis, where he sang and played keyboards. They disbanded in 2015. He releases music under the name Shock Machine. He has one album out, self titled, which was released in 2017 on Marathon. In […]

New Signing – Gia Margaret

The first half of 2019 has been a busy one for Beggars Music. First new signing of the year is Gia Margaret. Chicago singer/songwriter/producer Gia Margaret describes her music as “sleep rock.” It’s a genre all her own, combining elements of folk, shoegaze, slowcore, ambient electronica and trip hop. For her self-produced debut album, ‘There’s Always Glimmer’ (out now on Orindal Records […]

New Album ‘The Unseen In Between’ by Steve Gunn

Steve Gunn released his fourth album The Unseen In Between on Jan 18th via Matador to great reviews. The Times (4/5)“A nice balance between melody, improvisation and poetry makes this something of a modern folk-rock classic”MOJO 4/5“there’s a sense of Gunn transcending his original reputation as a player, and asserting his skill as a songsmith.”Uncut 8/10“feels like music for a summer road trip, mellow, […]

New album ‘Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared?’ by Deerhunter

Deerhunter released their seventh album Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared? on Jan 18th via 4AD also to great reviews!“Unexpected, strange and beautifully done.” – The Guardian – Album of the Week ****“In thirty-seven minutes, it offers up a plethora of intelligently crafted societal takes, and yet presents them invitingly enough that you can just let the music wash over you.” – Loud And Quiet – Album […]