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Listen to Jarvis Cocker, Richard Hawley, and John Grant Cover Scott Walker for BBC Proms

Susanne Sundfør Also Took Part in Live Event with An Orchestra

Jul 25, 2017

At a BBC Proms concert tonight at the Royal Albert Hall in London they paid tribute to Scott Walker. Jules Buckley and the Heritage Orchestra led the concert with guest vocalists Pulp's Jarvis CockerRichard HawleyJohn Grant, and Susanne Sundfør all performing Walker's songs.  More

Under the Radar Announces November/December Issue with EL VY on the Cover

Issue 55 Also Includes Interviews with Julia Holter, Kurt Vile, Neon Indian, Martin Courtney, The Dears, John Grant, Bruce Campbell on Ash vs Evil Dead, the Cast of Back to the Future, and More

Nov 13, 2015

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of the November/December 2015 issue, which is available digitally now (via the magazine apps Zinio and Readly), has shipped out to subscribers and stores and will be on all newsstands soon. It will also soon be available digitally via Under the Radar's app, as well as Readbug and Kindle. The issue features EL VY (Matt Berninger of The National and Brent Knopf of Menomena and Ramona Falls) on the cover.  More

Richard Hawley to Release New Album, Shares “Heart of Oak” Video

Hollow Meadows Due out September 11 via Warner Bros., Jarvis Cocker Guests

Aug 20, 2015

Sheffield, England-based singer/songwriter/guitarist Richard Hawley is back with a new album. Hollow Meadows is due out September 11 via Warner Bros. in the U.S. and Parlophone in the U.K.  More

Digital Version of Under the Radar’s Protest Issue Contains 132 Pages of Extra Content

Additional Bonus Interviews With Tegan and Sara, Dan Deacon, Death Cab for Cutie, Dinosaur Jr., The Drums, Richard Hawley, The New Pornographers, Amanda Palmer, Laetitia Sadier, and More

Oct 19, 2012

Just a reminder that the not-to-be-missed digital version of Under the Radar’s The Protest Issue includes all the same articles that appear in the printed version—plus 132 extra pages of editorial content not found in the print edition. Included are extra interviews with Andrew BirdAriel Pink's Haunted GraffitiDan DeaconDeath Cab for CutieDinosaur Jr.The DrumsEMARichard HawleyFucked UpLiarsBob MouldTom MorelloThe New PornographersOkkervil RiverAmanda PalmerLaetitia SadierJD Samson of Le Tigre and MenTegan and Sara, and more.  More

Watch: Richard Hawley - “Down In the Woods” Video

Standing at the Sky's Edge Out Today

Aug 28, 2012

Today, UK artist Richard Hawley has followed-up his critically acclaimed 2009 album Truelove's Gutter with his newest full-length effort Standing At the Sky's Edge. More

Jun 07, 2012

Richard Hawley’s new release, Standing at the Sky’s Edge, has received a U.S. release date. More

Richard Hawley Announces New Album

Standing at the Sky’s Edge Due in May

Mar 13, 2012

Richard Hawley has announced a new album, Standing at the Sky's Edge, due May 7 in the UK. More

Apr 08, 2010

On June 8th, classic crooner Richard Hawley will set sail for upcoming EP False Lights From the Land, a four song collection inspired by his Radio 2 documentary The Ocean, which explored the way sea travel has influenced British art, literature and music. More

Richard Hawley Divulges His Truelove in September

Sheffield Songwriter Uses a Megabass Waterphone and Crystal Baschet on New Album?

Jun 15, 2009

Richard Hawley may sound like a typical British bloke but the former Longpigs member and onetime Pulp touring guitarist is pushing himself in strange and very uncommon ways on his sixth album, Truelove's Gutter. The new LP comes out September 22nd, and follows 2007's Lady's Bridge and the Sheffield singer/songwriter's 2005 Mercury Music Prize nominated longplayer Coles Corner. More


Interviews

The End: Richard Hawley on Endings and Death

"[I'd like to be reincarnated as] a very old guitar, owned and loved by many."

Feb 05, 2016

To end out the week, we ask Richard Hawley some questions about endings and death. The Sheffield, England-based singer/songwriter/guitarist recently released his seventh solo album, Hollow Meadows, on Warner Bros.  More


Reviews

Hollow Meadows

Hollow Meadows

Warner Bros.

Oct 27, 2015

Richard Hawley has always felt of another time. His first few records traded on this timelessness, using deceptively simple melodies and little adornment to put the true star, his astonishing voice, center stage. As his solo career progressed, Hawley slowly shifted more into the now, expanding and refining his sound.  More

Standing at the Sky’s Edge

Standing at the Sky’s Edge

Mute

Sep 03, 2012

Few artists this year are likely to take the artistic leap that Richard Hawley does with his latest album. Hawley is beloved in his hometown of Sheffield, England for naming albums after actual city locales, and over the past few years his work has been meditative, with strings showing up on songs as often as his acoustic guitar. By comparison, some longtime fans may feel moved to lovingly tag this collection Diving Head First off the Sky's Edge. More