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Pre-order Githead's latest album, Waiting For A Sign NOW from the swim ~ shop. The album is released on 8th December 2014 and will be the first Githead album to be also released on vinyl!

You can also head over to Soundcloud for a taster in the shape of the radio edit of the lead track Bringing The Sea To The City

Oct 27, 2014: Githead for DRILL : BRIGHTON


Today we are able to announce the date & venue of Githead's first live performance in 4 years! It will be at Sticky Mikes Frog Bar in Brighton as part of Wire's DRILL: BRIGHTON festival on the 6rh of December 2014.

Buy Festival Tickets here

Oct 09, 2014: Bringing The Sea To The City


Stream Bringing the Sea To The City the lead track from Githead's next album "Waiting For A Sign" on Soundcloud.

You can also read about it on The Quietus.

More news to follow!

Nov 14, 2010: New Video For Take off


We have today updated the downloads page with the new video for "Take Off" from the album Landing. The video is a collaboration between Githead & Ben Newman and was shot entirely on location in London.

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Upcoming gigs

  • Dec 6th 2014: Sticky Mike's Frog Bar, Brighton (as part of DRILL : BRIGHTON)
  • Find out about recent live shows by clicking on gigs
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Githead are: Malka Spigel, Robin Rimbaud (Scanner), Colin Newman and Max Franken. The band has since 2004 managed to craft a style which is both original yet accessible, combining rhythmic toughness with interweaving guitars, and insistently funky basslines with deadpan vocals. Find out more about the band.

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