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Bill Botting & The Two Drink Minimums: Treating You Right

10 Feb

Treating You Right, the latest single taken from the forthcoming album from Bill Botting & The Two Drink Minimums is out now!

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In case you hadn’t heard, Allo Darlin’s Bill Botting is returning to Australia in March. So we’re sending him off in the best possible way – an almighty party on a Sunday night. Come join us at Moth Club on the 26th of February from 6pm for an evening of music, celebration and sadness. Bill’s asked an all star cast of indie heroes to come and perform alongside him on the night. We’ve announced the appearance of Tigercats, Darren Hayman, Simon Love, Emma Kupa and Moustache Of Insanity so far, but there are even more guests to be announced. You really wouldn’t want to miss out on Bill’s Last Waltz. Advance tickets are available for £7 from wegottickets.com/fikarecordings.

It’s Not Christmas Anymore – Bill Botting & The Two Drink Minimums: out now!

11 Dec

It’s Not Christmas Anymore – the new release from Allo Darlin’s Bill Botting, ably joined by an all star line up featuring Darren Hayman, Dave and Jonny from The Wave Pictures, Paul from Allo Darlin’/Tigercats and Owl & Mouse’s Hannah, is out now! We’ve a very limited, and very lovely, handmade cassette with download available from the Fika Recordings shop, or you can line it up on the stereo via Spotify, iTunes etc to soundtrack your Christmas this year. We’re a little bit in love with these 4 songs, and can’t wait to hear more from Bill backed up by this line up…

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… and if you’re in London, you’ll be able to do just that at the Duke of Uke Christmas party on Wednesday 16th Dec, at the Bethnal Green Working Mens Club, with live sets from Bill Botting & The Two Drink Minimums, and from Owl & Mouse. And it’s free! More details available via Facebook.

Bill Botting & The Two Drink Minimums

24 Nov

We’ve got a last minute addition to our Christmas release schedule! We’re dead excited to be bringing you a 4 song EP on cassette and download from Bill Botting & The Two Drink Minimums.

You’ll know Bill Botting as one half of Moustache Of Insanity, a quarter of Allo Darlin’ and a whole lot of awesomeness. He’s brought together a right old supergroup of chums to join him on It’s Not Christmas Anymore, joined by little sister Hannah Botting of Owl & Mouse, Paul Rains of Allo Darlin’ and Tigercats, Darren Hayman and two thirds of The Wave Pictures (Jonny Helm and Dave Tattersall).

We’re frantically getting everything together – if all goes to plan we’ll have copies to sell at this weekend’s Independent Label Market in Spitalfields ahead of the 11th of December release date. We’re only making 100 copies of this cassette, so don’t wait too long if you’re after a copy!

Acting-Wack

Bill’s no stranger to getting in to the festive spirit for us at Fika either – back in 2011 he contributed two tracks to our advent calendar.
Both “Mulled Wine” and “Acting Without Acting” are still free to download if you missed out…