In advance of Piney’s headline show at The Finsbury February 14th, Get In Her Ears showcase Piney’s brand new video for Puppy Love, featuring beautiful Roxys, Amy Ashworth & Emma Brammer along with Reggie the Dog; guesting Willie J Healey on vocals. Get In Her Ears say, “Oozing a honey-sweet romanticism, ‘Puppy Love’ glistens with … Continue reading Get In Her Ears – Video Premiere: Puppy Love
Spotify curates The Other List every Friday, celebrating ‘best new alternative music.‘ Piney is delighted to have her song Puppy Love featured alongside some of her favourite artists, the week of her album release You Are Here – Nov 1st. Follow The Other List to discover fresh new music, including artists like Piney herself.
Piney is chuffed to have her song “We’ll Always Have Paris” included on the Reckless Yes Spotify playlist celebrating New Music 2020, check it out here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/RecklessYes2020
Piney Gir’s 2019 album “You Are Here” is now available to stream on Spotify. Uncut reviews it as “woozy poptronica laden generous hooks and warm vocals,” While Mojo refers to it as “girlish but knowing multi-textured guitar pop.” Download ‘You Are Here‘ or buy the ltd CD or vinyl here.
Man about town, Paul Maps, reviews Piney’s stripped-down set supporting Ralfe Band at Sebright Arms, 29th of January… read all about it here: https://joyzineuk.wordpress.com “the stripped back line-up brings sumptuous harmonies to the fore, breathing new life into songs taken from Piney’s recent album You Are Here… by the end the entire room is under Piney’s … Continue reading Joyzine: Live Review @ Sebright Arms
Piney is honoured to be on the ‘best of 2019’ list with her new album You Are Here. Here’s what Joyzine said about it “Piney Gir delivered yet another perfect slice of dreamy psychedelic indie pop with You Are Here” you can read the whole list of faves here: https://joyzineuk.wordpress.com/playlist-2019-in-review
Joyzine big up Piney’s new album “You Are Here, does not disappoint with its combination of sparkling indie pop and dark psychedelia” So they asked Piney to curate her fantasy festival specially for Christmas! Check out Piney’s picks for her imaginary festie “Epiphany” hosted in Valladolid – the most Christmassy village in Mexico – and … Continue reading Piney curates her Fantasy Festival
Piney recorded a special version of her song “Universe” putting a Christmas spin on the track from Mr Hyde’s Wild Ride. Download your copy of “Christmas Universe” for free from the annual Joyzine musical advent calendar here “We’re pretty sure that Piney’s featured (on the Joyzine Advent Calendar) every year since 2005! Piney’s music has … Continue reading Free Piney Download – Joyzine Advent Calendar
After a few tour dates, Piney finds herself in Wales where she has the pleasure of doing a radio session for the Janice Long show. Janice was sadly off sick, so Piney got to meet Adam Walton who was sitting in for Janice, and they had a great heart-to-heart. Listen to Piney’s live session and … Continue reading Piney did a live session & interview on BBC Wales
Uncut bigs up the new Piney album You Are Here “Woozy poptronica laden with generous hooks and warm vocals.” Read whole article here:
You Are Here gets a shout out in Mojo “Girlish but knowing on multi-textured guitar pop.” Click through to read all about it.
“A fabulous duet ‘Variety Show‘ featuring Sweet Baboo. A refined and melodic song, it’s full of hooks and the musical arrangement is perfect for the style and feeling of the piece.” Read more Beehive Candy here
Detailed account of Piney’s newest offering You Are Here “Seven albums in and Piney Gir has produced a decent slab of Brit Pop-inspired West Coast rock, with an essence of San Franciscan psychedelia to accentuate her sound, which also occasionally drifts into a 90s alternative vibe.” Read more of Narc Magazine here.
Get In Her Ears champion female-fronted music and proudly celebrate the outsider artist with their e-magazine, club nights and Hoxton Radio show! So it stands to reason that Piney was the perfect guest to pop by and do a live session… she rocked up with Garo and Roxy (Amy A) and did this stripped-down sesh, … Continue reading Piney did a live session for Get In Her Ears @ Hoxton Radio
Piney talks to Is It Rolling Bob? about her relationship with Bob Dylan’s music growing up; and about how she’s still learning about the many faces of Bob… hear her sing a little bit of “Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall” and listen to the whole episode here: https://isitrollingbobtalkingdylan.podbean.com/piney-gir
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
Variety Show the synth-ballad duet from You Are Here stars Sweet Baboo on vocals & sax; is featured on the Beat Surrender blog and playlist, check it out here! https://www.beat-surrender.com/piney-gir-variety-show-featuring-sweet-baboo
A lovely review for You Are Here from Documentary Evidence, “The alien, unresolved tonalities of Bowie’s Berlin trilogy and the languid, louche detachment of vintage Roxy Music provide the textural fabric of these pieces, lacing many of the songs here with an uncertainty that makes them less pop than they first seem… Amid the album’s … Continue reading Documentary Evidence – Album Review
Piney bears all to Popoptica in this lengthy feature as part of their ‘Inner World: Exploring Creative Natures’ series… “The album is full of her familiar take on ’60s pop and alt-Country, her optimism spiking through the dark and intimate lyrics which reflect her personal journey and the shit-show much of society has become… But … Continue reading Popoptica – Piney Gir feature & interview