The Happening: w/e 20th November

Updates from John Cale, The Fall, Savages and more.

The Fall release the Wise Ol’ Man EP (29th January) on CD and 12″. The seven track collection features a mixture of new material alongside instrumental and remix tracks from this year’s Sub-Lingual Tablet album.


  1. Wise Ol’ Man
  2. All Leave Cancelled
  3. Dedication Not Medication (remix)
  4. Wise Ol’ Man (instrumental)
  5. Venice With Girls
  6. Face Book Troll / No Xmas For John Quay
  7. All Leave Cancelled (x)

Domino release Pool by Porches on 5th February. Masterminded by New York’s Aaron Maine, it’s the follow up to 2013’s Slow Dance In The Cosmos.

Fish Tank release their Jane EP today (20th November). Check out lead track ‘Barbarella’ below.

Julia Holter plays a short series of British and Irish dates next February:

11th – Engine Rooms, Southampton
12th – From Now On Festival, Cardiff
15th – Oval Space, London
16th – Gorilla, Manchester
17th – Button Factory, Dublin
19th – SWG3 Studio Warehouse, Glasgow
20th – Summerhall Arts Venue, Edinburgh

Tuff Love (pictured) release their debut album Resort on 29th January. It’s a compilation of their three EPs to date – Junk, Dross and Dregs.

John Cale plays London Roundhouse on 3rd February in support of M:FANS, a re-worked edition of his 1982 album Music For A New Society. Both albums will be available in a 2CD or 2LP package from 22nd January.

In advance of the 22nd January release of new album Adore Life, Savages play Tufnell Park Dome on 3rd December.

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