Sports Team The Races A limited edition 7" from the rapidly-rising and most excellent indie-poppers Sports Team. Recorded at Livingston Studios in London and produced by longtime collaborator Burke Reid (Courtney Barnett, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever), ‘The Races’ is built on a driving bassline, with their trademark swagger in full focus. Lyrically it continues to play with middle english characters recognisable from the band’s back catalogue, this time delving into dodgy politics and misguided patriotism. "A reminder of why indie made it back from the brink, loaded with both earworms and emotion" - The Guardian 7"
Sports Team Fishing A new 7" single from the raidly rising Sports Team. Produced by longtime collaborator Burke Reid (Courtney Barnett). Holmfront Records 7"
Sports Team Making Hay EP The new 12" EP from Kingston visitors Sports Team, 5 tracks with an etching on the B-side. “Here It Comes Again,” produced by Burke Reid (Courtney Barnett), immediately radiates the frenetic, addictive energy of the band’s live shows and previous recordings that have helped the band build a dedicated following in the UK. 12" | CD
Sports Team Here It Comes Again A 7" single from the acclaimed and rapidly rising Sports Team, produced with longtime collaborator Burke Reid (Courtney Barnett). "Sports Team should be your new favourite band" - Annie Mac "Over the past year, whispers of Sports Team's performances and the absolute imperative of needing to see Rice and his fellow mischief makers in the flesh have spread like a wildfire." - Noisey 7"
Sports Team Thursday 11th June at Zoom Session, 6:30pm Celebrating the release of their hugely anticipated debut full length record titled Deep Down Happy, the acclaimed indie-rockers Sports Team return link up on a Banquet zoom session for a live set and a chat about their new album. This is a limited-numbers event (/300). Sports Team, one of the most raucous, electrifying and chaotic acts in the UK release their debut album Deep Down Happy. The highly anticipated record, is their first release on the legendary Island Records label. Sports Team came up on the back of word of mouth live hype, drawing round the block queues to chaotic early gigs at The Five Bells and Moth Club before releasing any music. Recording their first EP (Winter Nets) in a converted Timberyard in Hammersmith, the band have consistently set themselves apart from the acts they came up playing with, showing an intoxicating ambition, and their debut album Deep Down Happy, delivers on all bold claims, and confirms their place at the head of a group of young guitar acts. 6:30pm start (BST) Access codes will be sent twenty minutes before the event. (Please check your junk / spam folders if they aren't appearing in your inbox). Please sign in from 6:15pm (and by 6:25pm at the latest). You'll be checked off as you sign in, so please ensure your screen name matches the name on your order. CD | LP Past Event