Sonic Breakfast did a lovely review our Piney’s live show supporting Spearmint at The Water Rats for Guided Missile Club. “Piney’s an engaging raconteur, a bit of a vintage witch…” read all about it here: https://sonicbreakfast.com/spearmint-and-piney-gir
Piney, Fiona Bevan and Samantha Whates did a special Trio tour (3 girls, 3 solo shows) this autumn all around the UK and now they’ve added a London date at The Green Note, as part of the New Roots series… November 27th. Tickets are almost sold out, get one HERE while you still can
Cassie Fox, founder of Loud Women, created a special 4-Year-Anniversary Loud Women playlist on Spotify, and Piney is on the list alongside a lot of amazing and talented women. You can listen here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/LoudWomen
Joyzine reviewed the launch party at The Lexington – London for Piney’s newest offering “You Are Here” her 7th album. Also on the bill were long time friends Fonda 500 and one man band (… “there’s an extra layer of darkness to the sumptuous indie pop of her previous releases, with tension between light and … Continue reading Joyzine: Live Review @ The Lexington
Come see Piney in your town as she hits the road with her chums Samantha Whates and Fiona Bevan. Three solo ladies, doing their solo shows together! Oct 3rd – Bristol – Mother’s Ruin – FREE entryOct 6th – Eaglescliffe – The Waiting Room get tickets hereOct 9th – Sandwich – Smugglers Oct 28th – … Continue reading October Tour – Piney solo shows
Piney talks to Bigmouth about all things pop culture with Andrew Harrison, Siân Pattenden and Anthony Teasdale. Discussing Jeremy Deller’s exploration of rave culture “Only Clubbers Left Alive”… Sky’s bleak new teen drama “Euphoria”… and Piney reveals her pick for “The Album Only I Like” – Listen to the Bigmouth Podcast here: https://audioboom.com/posts/7344046
She Makes Music previews Piney’s album “You Are Here” prior to the album launch party at The Lexington. Featuring new video by Fonda 500’s Nicholas Broughton “Admiral Fleets” “‘Admiral Fleets’ harks back to wholesome, retro-psych pop with soaring, sunny Beach Boy-inspired harmonies and a real Mellotron; mixed with spikey synths and wailing sax worthy of … Continue reading She Makes Music – “You Are Here” album preview
Circuit Sweet feature Piney’s new song “Admiral Fleets” from her forthcoming album “You Are Here” with video by Nicholas Broughton from the band Fonda 500, who have been Piney’s long-time friends and former label-mates from her Truck Records days.
Get your tickets here for Piney’s album launch party at The Lexington Sept 17th for exclusive preview of brand new track from the forthcoming album You Are Here.
Read all the nice things Loud Women had to say about Piney’s duo show at The Lexington in July here “as great as her voice is – full and rich and sweet and with a huge range and lots of heart – it’s as a songwriter that Piney Gir really shines.” Thanks! Photo by: Duane … Continue reading Loud Women – Live Review
Loud Women brilliantly nurture a whole female-fronted scene, which Piney is proud to be a part of. Here Loud Women honour Piney by making Peanut Butter Malt Shop Heartthrob video of the day where they deem it a “dreamy retro-pop single.” Watch it here
Piney loves Joyzine and Joyzine loves Piney, she’s a regular on their radio show and blog, having been the first guest on their very first show… Tune in here to listen back to her interview with Paul Maps and hear some sneak previews from the forthcoming album You Are Here.
Jungle Indie Rock features a new video on their blog almost every day! Piney’s Peanut Butter Malt Shop Heartthrob is one of the lucky chosen ones, watch it here
Piney curated the Summer Solstice edition of Daylight Music at The Union Chapel… “Piney Gir’s perfect pop music is dipped in sunshine…” read more here.
Peanut Butter Malt Shop Heartthrob is featured on the One Chord To Another Weekly Playlist. Listen to the whole thing here
Piney’s single Peanut Butter Malt Shop Heartthrob is one of For The Rabbits top five picks, read all about it here. “Delightfully under-stated doo-wop ditty, like Ezra Furman at his most gentle and dreamy.”
Joyzine featured Peanut Butter Malt Shop Heartthrob as Video of the Day saying it “floats along in a woozy psychedelic doo-wop haze, while the video features a star turn by Lily the 30 year old giant gourami fish.” Watch the video directed by Poppy Illsley and Penny Andrea here
One of Piney’s favourite gigs is Daylight Music at the Union Chapel… there’s always something quirky on the bill, the Union Chapel is a beautiful setting, the cafe does great coffee (and all proceeds go to Margins charity), it’s open to all-ages and pay-what-you-can. Basically it’s all the good things about church: community, music and … Continue reading Piney plays & curates Daylight Music 22nd of June at The Union Chapel
Piney’s chums Pica Pica invited her to support them at their album launch at The Lexington, and so she’s doing a solo show. It’s been a while since Piney’s done a solo show, so she’s excited to get a new set together for ya, featuring some old faves and a few new ones too. Get … Continue reading Piney plays solo supporting Pica Pica @ The Lexington 13th June
Spinal Tap references at the ready, when Piney performs in libraries with a puppet show… The Story Of Piney Gir is a storytelling adventure about how she came to discover her name. The show is aimed at children aged 5-7, but fun for the whole fam, all are welcome. Serious.org presents The Story of Piney … Continue reading Piney plays 6 free library gigs with puppets 28th-30th May