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Hollis Brown announces upcoming tour dates

October 2, 2017

With the recent success of their latest single “Run Right To You,” the gents from Hollis Brown are heading out on a string of recently announced tour dates.

New Jesse Malin Songs – 6/30/17

October 2, 2017

Jesse Malin is set to release a new EP of four songs this June, including the lead single “Meet Me at The End of The World.” Street date with Velvet Elk Records will be June 30th. More…

Jesse Malin and Lucinda Williams in Rolling Stone

October 2, 2017

“Americana treasure and New York punk troubadour discuss songwriting in the wake of his bracing new EP ‘Meet Me at the End of the World’” Rolling Stone

Arthur Moon debut “Our Head” available for pre-release TODAY – 03/03/17

March 3, 2017

We here at The Velvet Elk world headquarters couldn’t be more excited to announce the pre-release of Arthur Moon‘s debut album, Our Head. Noisey says this of the band, “If you’re looking for an artist somewhere between tUnE-yArDs and Anna Calvi, a woman who goes by the name Arthur Moon might just be your best bet.” […]

2nd Annual Velvet Elk Holiday Extravaganza @The Bowery Ballroom NYC – DEC 10th

November 29, 2016

DEC 10th / The Bowery Ballroom / NYC / 8PM   ** JOAN JETT and DEBBIE HARRY join the cause!! **   We don’t even know where to BEGIN on this crazy silly amazing show. Our 2nd Annual Velvet Elk Records Holiday Extravaganza has become the equivalent of The Johnny Cash Holiday Happy Hour! First […]

Arthur Moon Dec 2016 Tour Dates Announced

November 18, 2016

Brooklyn-based Arthur Moon has announced their first tour of the Northeast. The will be out on the road with Iris Lune.   Arthur Moon // Iris Lune // Winter Tour: 12.1 // New London CT // 33 Golden Street 12.2 // Marlboro NY // Live at The Falcon 12.3 // Kingston NY // BSP Kingston 12.4 […]

Diane Gentile up for “Coolest Song of the Year” on Little Steven’s “Underground Garage.”

November 18, 2016

Diane Gentile up for “Coolest Song of the Year” on Little Steven’s “Underground Garage.” This is for her Velvet Elk single, “Motorcycle“, released earlier this year. We were truly honored to release this great song, and would love to see it recognized even more. Voting starts on Nov 25th. http://undergroundgarage.com/the-coolest-songs-in-the-world-2016

Hollis Brown official U.S. single premier on The Big Takeover

November 8, 2016

Americana/roots rockers hailing from Queens, NYC Hollis Brown reach back to their raw and energetic sessions Gets Loaded, a critically-lauded, song-for-song revisiting of the seminal The Velvet Underground album, and re-teamed with Don DiLego for the new limited edition 7” single “Run Right To You.” Read full article.

New Hollis Brown Single out TODAY 10/28!!

October 28, 2016

Hollis Brown is out on the road in Europe promoting their new single, Run Right To You. Pick up your copy of the limited edition vinyl today here exclusively on Bandcamp.  

Folk Radio UK Premiere’s Hollis Brown’s New Single – “Run Right To You”

October 20, 2016

Premiere: Hollis Brown – Run Right To You Reaching back to their raw and energetic sessions for “Gets Loaded”, a critically lauded revisiting of the seminal The Velvet Underground album, Hollis Brown have re-teamed with Don DiLego for their brand new single, ‘Run Right To You’, due to be released on 7” vinyl on 28th October via One Little […]

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