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One Little Indian debuts Don DiLego’s new single in UK

February 15, 2016

“Drive Like Pirates“, the first single from Don DiLego‘s upcoming Magnificent Ram A album, makes it’s UK debut today officially. BBC 6 has already said that it “could well be your new favourtire song of the week.” We’ll take that! Officially out on Velvet Elk and One Little Indian on March 25. US dates to come […]

Jesse Malin / Don DiLego Europe Tour Feb/Mar 2016

January 29, 2016

Off the heels of the recent Jesse Malin album “Outsiders“, Jesse will be heading out on a month long headlining tour of Europe starting Feb 17 and going though March 13th. Don DiLego, whose album “Magnificent Ram A” will be coming out this spring on Velvet Elk/OneLittle Indian, will be on support with his band, […]

Happy Holidays – A Velvet Elk Flashback…

December 25, 2015

A Velvet Elk Holiday Message: On this decidedly snowless Christmas, we’d like to share this throwback poster from our 1985 Christmas Variety Hour Special on NBC. Apparently, unbeknownst to the Velvet Elk Brass, NBC had not actually aired the special live as we had thought. In hindsight, this was probably a good thing, as our […]

New video from Dead Heavens – “Adderall Highway”

October 27, 2015

Dangerous Minds debuts the fantastic video for “Adderall Highway” from Dead Heavens. And please note, this is an actual live performance! A nod to the trippiness of those old 70’s psychedelic videos with the power of the live performance of a great band. “Walter Schreifels has one of the most enviable resumes in underground rock.” – […]

Velvet Elk Records Holiday Extravaganza @ Bowery Ballroom NYC, Dec 29th

October 20, 2015

It’s a family affair. Jesse Malin, Don DiLego, and Hollis Brown all spent 2015 swapping musicians, studios, tour dates, record labels, producers, and songs…so what better way to end the year than all sharing the same stage for a final 2015 blowout? Get your ticket now for the 12.29.15 show at The Bowery Ballroom.

Jesse Malin “Outsiders” is out TODAY! 10.09.15

October 9, 2015

Jesse Malin’s brand new album ‘Outsiders’ is out today! The video for the first single, “You Know it’s Dark When Atheists Start to Pray”, is available now on the Velvet Elk YouTube Channel. Fresh off the heels of New York Before The War, Jesse Malin returns with his latest album, Outsiders. Born out of late night […]

Release Day! Dead Heavens “Adderall Highway” out today.

September 25, 2015

Velvet Elk City is aflutter today with the official release of the Dead Heavens single, “Adderall Highway”, b/w “Hyacinth. The staff is trying hard to stay out of each other’s way, with the possible exception of senior management, Tom Baker. Apparently caught napping under his desk with a copy of the 1974 May edition of […]

Dead Heavens Adderall Highway 7″ Vinyl Pre-Sale is up

September 21, 2015

We here at Velvet Elk Headquarters, International, are celebrating in the corporate offices today with homemade Dead Heavens mini-cupcakes featuring each band members favorite marsupial, as we’re excited about the upcoming release of “Adderall Highway” on Friday. We’ll have a limited edition of the 7″ Vinyl for sale, and you can pre-order that Adderall Highway […]

Dead Heavens BBC 1 debut in the UK

August 17, 2015

We’re all excited here at the Velvet Elk for the upcoming Dead Heavens single! Apparently they are already as well over in the UK, where Adderall just made it’s BBC 1 debut on Radio 1 Rock Show. More buzz brewing ahead of the Sept 25th release!

Catch Jesse Malin on Tour in UK

May 14, 2015

ON TOUR NOW!! – Jesse will be kicking off the “Turn Up The Mains” tour in the UK…Catch the band all over the UK & Europe! Ticket info at jessemalin.com/tourdates Jesse Tour Dates May 2015

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