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Band of the Week: Blood Red Shoes

UK, Band of the Week You know how it is with some bands -- a series of whoops, cheers and hoopla that, once faded away, reveal a whole lot of nothing that leaves you scratching your head and wondering what all the fuss was about.And then you get someone like Brighton duo Blood Red Shoes. Having left a sizeable mark on 2008 with the combustible guitar noise of 'Box of Secrets' and a series of memorable gigs and incendiary festival appearances, the pair -- singer/guitarist Laura-Mary Carter and drummer/singer Steven Ansell -- are set to return in early 2010 with 'Fire Like This', an album that delivers on the scuzzed-up promise of it predecessor, 'Box of Secrets.
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Blood Red Shoes: From DIY to 'Professional'

Entertainment / Music : Drowned In Sound (5 years ago)

As one half of the terrific two-some Blood Red Shoes, vocalist and drummer Steve Ansell has been on one hell of an adventure. He's played (and continues to play) in various seven-inch-spewing DIY bands - most notably the DiS-adored ... Read Post

“We’re one of those bands that needs to keep growing” - DiS meets Blood Red Shoes Pt. I

Entertainment / Music : Drowned In Sound (3 years ago)

In Part One of our interview with Blood Red Shoes, Laura Mary Carter and Steve Ansell talk about how their overwhelming desire to break-out of their comfort-zone and push the boundaries led to the creation of their third album, In T... Read Post

Blood Red Shoes – Cold

Entertainment / Music : All Things Go (3 years ago)

To be honest, I had never heard of Blood Red Shoes before watching their video for “Cold.” The Brighton band has since left their mark on me with the aggressive single off their forthcoming album, In Time To Voices. It’s a loud, kil... Read Post

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