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Field Music Announce New Album and Tour, Share Album Teaser Trailer

Open Here Due Out February 2, 2018 via Memphis Industries

Nov 07, 2017

Britain's Field Music (anchored by brothers Peter and David Brewis) have announced a new album, Open Here, and shared a teaser trailer for the album featuring new music. They have also announced some U.K. tour dates. Open Here is due out February 2, 2018 via Memphis Industries.  More

Stream the New Album by Field Music, “Commontime,” in Full

Commontime Due Out This Friday via Memphis Industries

Feb 01, 2016

Britain's Field Music (anchored by brothers Peter and David Brewis) are releasing their new album, Commontime, this Friday (February 5) via Memphis Industries. Previously the band shared the album's first single, "The Noisy Days Are Over" and its video, as well as another song from the record, "Disappointed." Now you can stream the whole album below via The Guardian, who premiered it. More

Listen: Field Music - “Disappointed”

Commontime Due Out February 5, 2016 via Memphis Industries

Jan 12, 2016

Britain's Field Music (anchored by brothers Peter and David Brewis) are releasing their new album, Commontime, on February 5, 2016 via Memphis Industries. Previously the band shared the album's first single, "The Noisy Days Are Over" and its video. Now the band has shared another song from the record, "Disappointed," which premiered on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 radio show and which you can stream below. More

Watch: Field Music - “The Noisy Days Are Over” Video

Commontime Due Out February 5, 2016 via Memphis Industries

Dec 08, 2015

Britain's Field Music (anchored by brothers Peter and David Brewis) are releasing their new album, Commontime, on February 5, 2016 via Memphis Industries. Previously the band shared the album's first single, "The Noisy Days Are Over." Now the song has a video, which you can watch below. More

Field Music Announce New Album and U.S. Tour Dates, Share “The Noisy Days Are Over”

Commontime Due Out February 5, 2016 via Memphis Industries

Oct 13, 2015

British duo Field Music (brothers Peter and David Brewis) have announced a new album, shared its first single, and announced some U.S. tour dates. Commontime is due out February 5, 2016 via Memphis Industries. Below you can listen to its first single, "The Noisy Days Are Over." More

Apr 08, 2014

Today School of Language, the solo side-project of Field Music's David Brewis, released its second album Old Fears. More

Jun 24, 2013

In 1929 Scottish director John Grierson released a pioneering silent film called Drifters, coining the documentary genre in the process. More

Sep 12, 2012

Django Django, Jessie Ware, Richard Hawley, alt-J, Field Music are among the names announced as part of this year's nominees for the Mercury Prize. More

Field Music Reveal Cover Art, Tracklist, and Title for Covers Album

Listen to Their Version of "If There is Something" by Roxy Music

Sep 05, 2012

Earlier this year, shortly after delivering their newest album PlumbField Music announced that they would release an album of covers to coincide with their upcoming fall tour through the UK. More

Field Music To Release Covers Album

To Coincide With UK Fall Tour

Apr 20, 2012

Known for delivering stellar renditions from the catalog of The Beatles, Leonard Cohen, and even The Pet Shop Boys, Field Music has announced that the band will follow-up its recently released album Plumb with an album of covers due out sometime this fall. More

Under the Radar Announces Winter 2012 Issue with Dirty Projectors, Grizzly Bear, and Twin Shadow

Issue Also Features: Air, Bear in Heaven, Best Coast, Andrew Bird, Chairlift, Dan Deacon, First Aid Kit, Grimes, Spiritualized, Tegan and Sara, and more

Mar 12, 2012

Under the Radar’s Winter (March/April) Issue will be hitting the stands soon. The issue features an In the Studio 2012 themed cover with the frontmen of three notable acts set to release new albums later this year—Dirty Projectors’ Dave Longstreth, Grizzly Bear’s Ed Droste, and Twin Shadow’s George Lewis Jr. The issue also features interviews with AirBear in HeavenBest CoastAndrew BirdChairliftDan DeaconFirst Aid KitGrimesof MontrealFrankie RoseSpiritualizedTame ImpalaTegan and Saraand much more.  More

NPR Streams Field Music’s New Album

Listen to Plumb it its Entirety

Feb 06, 2012

With their new album Plumb scheduled for release on Feb. 21, UK indie pop brothers David and Peter Brewis, aka Field Music, have granted NPR first crack at streaming the full 15-song effort. More

Listen: Field Music - “A New Town”

New Album Plumb Out Feb. 21

Jan 12, 2012

With their upcoming record Plumb due out at the end of February, UK pop duo Field Music have released a track from the effort called "A New Town." More

Field Music Return With Double Album

Measure Out February 16th Via Memphis Industries/Revolver

Oct 22, 2009

The hook-laden Sunderland indie rockers Field Music will release their third album soon. It's their first since 2007's pretty dang solid Tones of Town and it happens to be a double album. The new song suite is titled Measure and it's set to drop February 16th of next year, via Memphis Industries/Revolver. More


Interviews

2015 Artist Survey: Field Music

David and Peter Brewis on 2015's Best Albums, the Election, Getting Fired, Star Wars, and Earliest Musical Memories

Feb 19, 2016

For Under the Radar's 13th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2015. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2015 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from brothers David and Peter Brewis of Field MusicMore

Dec 15, 2009

Under the Radar's Best of the Decade/Year-End Issue features our Best of the Decade Artist Survey. For Under the Radar's 7th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to the last decade and asked them for a list of their best albums of the decade. Some of the surveys didn't make it in the issue and some answers from surveys that did make it in the issue had to be trimmed for space. Those surveys and answers are posted on our website. Here is a web-exclusive survey from David Brewis of Field Music and School of Language.


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Reviews

Commontime

Commontime

Memphis Industries

Feb 04, 2016

Field Music, the musical collaboration of brothers Peter and David Brewis, are known for getting their hands into numerous other projects. We've heard a handful of co-produced projects and solo albums from them since 2012's Plumb, so it is fitting that their fifth record,Commontime, sounds like a stable homecoming after a chaotic few years.  More

Plumb

Plumb

Memphis Industries

Feb 15, 2012

Plumb marks the return of the brainy Peter and David Brewis, after setting up a new recording space (the previous spot they shared with The Futureheads closed its doors after 10 years). Life goes on, and thankfully so does Field Music. More