Tag: The Leisure Society

Interview | The Leisure Society find new direction

It’s a big, strange house (a convent, in fact), the kind you might hear ghost stories about. And it’s a long way from home, in Richelieu, France, where the Leisure Society have gone to record, to get away from it…

Album | The Leisure Society – Arrivals & Departures

Ten years since Nick Hemming, Christian Hardy and co arrived with their award-nominated debut album The Sleeper, their fifth offering represents a rebuilding of sorts. The ending of songwriter Hemming’s relationship with Leisure Society flautist Helen Whitaker, and the folding…

Album | The Leisure Society – The Fine Art of Hanging On

When a band like The Leisure Society releases their fourth album, there’s bound to be slight trepidation. After being lauded by critics for their first three releases and being counted among Brian Eno and Ray Davies favourite bands, there’s a lot of pressure…

#470 The Leisure Society – Colombia!

We couldn’t be happier to bring you a surprise new track from FFS-favourites The Leisure Society. Following on from their synth-led Olympics-inspired song ‘Fight For Everyone‘ (song of the day #22, fact fans), the band have released ‘Colombia!’ – about…