Artists & Releases matching ‘The Ancients’

The Ancients – new video + show this Friday

By   Released May 2014

Dreamy Melbourne psych-pop band the Ancients have just revealed the new video for 6 minute sweeping epic Molokai, one of the highlights of their 2013 album Night Bus. Check out the premiere on Noisey. The video was created by Monica Vecchiotti and the band’s own Jon Michell from royalty-free stock footage. It tells a cryptic tale of lone wolf self-destruction in the American wilderness, [...]

The Ancients

By   Released February 2014

The Ancients were formed in the late 2000s by fretwizard guitarist Jon Michell after his tenure in celebrated supergroup Mum Smokes, who played a Dirty Three-curated All Tomorrow’s Parties in 2007, and whose 2009 double album Easy/House Music became an Australian underground hit. The band’s lineup has shifted around Michell over the years, but on [...]

Stevens instore, Prim Calcs launches, Ancients + Darren Sylvester supports!

By , , ,   Released October 2013

Chapter has had a crazy good year, our biggest ever, and at the start of November we release our two final albums for 2013 – the Stevens’ A History Of Hygiene and Primitive Calculators’ The World Is Fucked. Here are some album launch details for them both, plus fellow Chapter stars Darren Sylvester and the [...]

Night Bus vinyl LP – OVERSEAS CUSTOMERS

By   Released October 2013

VINYL LP with download code – OVERSEAS CUSTOMERS ONLY. AUSTRALIAN CUSTOMERS CLICK HERE. LP INCLUDES DOWNLOAD CARD. Dreamy Melbourne psych-pop band the Ancients return with third album Night Bus. Their first record for Chapter Music, Night Bus is an elegant, expansive guitar epic with twinges in all the right emotional places. Baby-faced fretwizard Jonathan Michell’s eerie, often falsetto murmurings are [...]
($35 AUD inc. postage)

Night Bus vinyl LP – AUSTRALIAN CUSTOMERS

By   Released October 2013

VINYL LP with download code – AUSTRALIAN CUSTOMERS ONLY. OVERSEAS CUSTOMERS ONLY. LP INCLUDES DOWNLOAD CARD. Dreamy Melbourne psych-pop band the Ancients return with third album Night Bus. Their first record for Chapter Music, Night Bus is an elegant, expansive guitar epic with twinges in all the right emotional places. Baby-faced fretwizard Jonathan Michell’s eerie, often falsetto murmurings are set [...]
($25 AUD inc. postage)

Night Bus CD

By   Released October 2013

INCLUDES POSTAGE WORLDWIDE. Dreamy Melbourne psych-pop band the Ancients return with third album Night Bus. Their first record for Chapter Music, Night Bus is an elegant, expansive guitar epic with twinges in all the right emotional places. Baby-faced fretwizard Jonathan Michell’s eerie, often falsetto murmurings are set against swirling, soaring psych-pop, impeccably recorded by John Lee (Pikelet, [...]
($15 AUD inc. postage)

New videos for the Ancients and Darren Sylvester

By ,   Released October 2013

Overnight, two new red-hot videos by Chapter recording megastars the Ancients and Darren Sylvester premiered on uber-hip online culture portals. The Ancients go all Lord of the Dance on the high-entertainment-value video for snappy single “Hey Now”, from their upcoming third album Night Bus. Click on the video still to check it out, or read the [...]

The Ancients – new album Night Bus, teaser track “Molokai”

By   Released July 2013

Check out the Ancients’ Molokai, as just premiered on Impose. Or pick up your own copy from the Chapter Bandcamp! Chapter Music is honoured to announce the upcoming release of Night Bus, the third album from Melbourne band the Ancients. The astoundingly beautiful track Molokai, a sweeping guitar symphony in miniature, has just been premiered on Impose. Chapter [...]

New videos for the Ancients and Darren Sylvester

Overnight, two new red-hot videos by Chapter recording megastars the Ancients and Darren Sylvester premiered on uber-hip online culture portals. The Ancients go all Lord of the Dance on the high-entertainment-value video for snappy single “Hey Now”, from their upcoming third album Night Bus. Click on the video still to check it out, or read the [...]

Night Bus CD

INCLUDES POSTAGE WORLDWIDE. Dreamy Melbourne psych-pop band the Ancients return with third album Night Bus. Their first record for Chapter Music, Night Bus is an elegant, expansive guitar epic with twinges in all the right emotional places. Baby-faced fretwizard Jonathan Michell’s eerie, often falsetto murmurings are set against swirling, soaring psych-pop, impeccably recorded by John Lee (Pikelet, [...]

Night Bus vinyl LP – AUSTRALIAN CUSTOMERS

VINYL LP with download code – AUSTRALIAN CUSTOMERS ONLY. OVERSEAS CUSTOMERS ONLY. LP INCLUDES DOWNLOAD CARD. Dreamy Melbourne psych-pop band the Ancients return with third album Night Bus. Their first record for Chapter Music, Night Bus is an elegant, expansive guitar epic with twinges in all the right emotional places. Baby-faced fretwizard Jonathan Michell’s eerie, often falsetto murmurings are set [...]

Night Bus vinyl LP – OVERSEAS CUSTOMERS

VINYL LP with download code – OVERSEAS CUSTOMERS ONLY. AUSTRALIAN CUSTOMERS CLICK HERE. LP INCLUDES DOWNLOAD CARD. Dreamy Melbourne psych-pop band the Ancients return with third album Night Bus. Their first record for Chapter Music, Night Bus is an elegant, expansive guitar epic with twinges in all the right emotional places. Baby-faced fretwizard Jonathan Michell’s eerie, often falsetto murmurings are [...]

Stevens instore, Prim Calcs launches, Ancients + Darren Sylvester supports!

Chapter has had a crazy good year, our biggest ever, and at the start of November we release our two final albums for 2013 – the Stevens’ A History Of Hygiene and Primitive Calculators’ The World Is Fucked. Here are some album launch details for them both, plus fellow Chapter stars Darren Sylvester and the [...]

The Ancients

The Ancients were formed in the late 2000s by fretwizard guitarist Jon Michell after his tenure in celebrated supergroup Mum Smokes, who played a Dirty Three-curated All Tomorrow’s Parties in 2007, and whose 2009 double album Easy/House Music became an Australian underground hit. The band’s lineup has shifted around Michell over the years, but on [...]

The Ancients – new album Night Bus, teaser track “Molokai”

Check out the Ancients’ Molokai, as just premiered on Impose. Or pick up your own copy from the Chapter Bandcamp! Chapter Music is honoured to announce the upcoming release of Night Bus, the third album from Melbourne band the Ancients. The astoundingly beautiful track Molokai, a sweeping guitar symphony in miniature, has just been premiered on Impose. Chapter [...]

The Ancients – new video + show this Friday

Dreamy Melbourne psych-pop band the Ancients have just revealed the new video for 6 minute sweeping epic Molokai, one of the highlights of their 2013 album Night Bus. Check out the premiere on Noisey. The video was created by Monica Vecchiotti and the band’s own Jon Michell from royalty-free stock footage. It tells a cryptic tale of lone wolf self-destruction in the American wilderness, [...]