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Progress Report: David Brewis discusses the making of Field Music’s forthcoming 2012 release, Plumb.

As far as I’m concerned, Field Music (a.k.a. Sunderland, England, siblings Peter and David Brewis) is arguably one of the most criminally underrated bands in the world. Like a hybrid of every great 120 Minutes-era… More »

This year in music was great and we’rea gonna let it finish (sorry), but in terms of notable album releases the ship has sailed. No offense, 30 Seconds To Mars. While the Gummys’ virtual poll booth remains open for a few more days (did we mention filling out the ballot enters you to win the… More »

NAME: Field Music
PROGRESS REPORT: Recording their third full-length LP, working title Field Music III, at their studio/rehearsal space in Sunderland, UK.

Field Music released two records of quirky, smart, pop music, and a sound that separated them from friends like the Futureheads. And that was a problem. Brothers Peter and David Brewis resented… More »

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For Record Store Day this year, Field Music will put out their fifth full-length album, an entirely instrumental recording that's meant to act as the…
James Rettig | April 14, 2015 - 11:31 am
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Paul Smith & Peter Brewis – “Exiting Hyde Park Towers”

Paul Smith and Peter Brewis are best known for their bands Maxïmo Park and Field Music, respectively, but this year they've collaborated on a very…
Miles Bowe | September 22, 2014 - 12:09 pm

Paul Smith & Peter Brewis – “Barcelona (At Eye Level)”

It's been two years since the last Field Music album, but the Brewis brothers have kept busy -- David released a new album under hi…
James Rettig | August 14, 2014 - 9:23 am

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School Of Language, the solo side project of Field Music member David Brewis, is about to drop the new album Old Fears, and director Andy…
Tom Breihan | April 7, 2014 - 5:16 pm

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David Brewis is part of the permanently nervous UK indie-pop crew Field Music, and next week, he’ll release Old Fears, his second solo side-project album…
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2014 - 10:56 am

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David Brewis, a member of the twitchy British indie-pop group Field Music, also holds down the solo side project School Of Language, and he'll dro…
Tom Breihan | March 18, 2014 - 10:16 am

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David Brewis, of the nervy British indie-pop group Field Music, is also the man behind the solo side project School Of Language. He'll be releasing…
Tom Breihan | February 25, 2014 - 9:51 am

School Of Language – “Between The Suburbs”

David Brewis is a member of the twitchy British indie-pop group Field Music, but when that band took a bit of a break a few…
Tom Breihan | January 16, 2014 - 11:43 am

Dutch Uncles – “Nometo (Field Music Remix)”

When Sunderland brothers Field Music take on a song from the Marple time-signature warpers Dutch Uncles, you're looking at a collision of two distinct form…
Tom Breihan | February 4, 2013 - 4:57 pm

Field Music – “Rent” & “Heart”

On Record Store Day, nervy British post-punkers Field Music will release Actually, Nearly, their 7" tribute to arch synthpoppers Pet Shop Boys. On that single,…
Tom Breihan | April 5, 2012 - 1:46 pm
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Hear Cass McCombs, Field Music Cover Leonard Cohen

A few days ago, we posted Bill Callahan's cover of Leonard Cohen's "So Long Marianne" from the forthcoming Leonard Cohen covers compilation UK music mag…
Corban Goble | February 9, 2012 - 10:31 am
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Stream Field Music Plumb

UK duo Field Music are soon to release Plumb, their newest LP of jumbled, jagged indie-pop, and we’ve already posted the early tracks “(I Keep
Tom Breihan | February 6, 2012 - 10:47 am
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Field Music – “A New Town”

The wiry, nervy UK indie-pop duo Field Music will soon release their new album Plumb. Following "(I Keep Thinking About A) New Thing," they've now…
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2012 - 12:43 pm

Field Music – “(I Keep Thinking About) A New Thing”

The wiry British jitter-pop duo Field Music have a new album called Plumb dropping early next year, and they've shared a track from the LP…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2011 - 10:02 am
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Photos From ATP Bowlie 2 Curated By Belle & Sebastian

The Belle & Sebastian-curated ATP Bowlie 2 took place earlier this week (December 10-12) at Butlins Holiday Centre, Minehead. (In 1999 B&S curated The Bowlie…
brandon | December 14, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Field Music – “Let’s Write A Book” Video

"Let's Write A Book" is a sparse song, mostly rhythm (though, it's a great rhythm) and Peter and David Brewis's harmonies. The accompanying video i…
jessica | May 11, 2010 - 12:14 pm

Field Music – “Each Time Is A New Time”

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jessica | February 17, 2010 - 9:57 am
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New Field Music Video – “Them That Do Nothing”

It's worth harping on the fact that when Field Music stopped through for a Progress Report regarding their anticipated third album Measure, David Brewis said…
brandon | December 18, 2009 - 9:16 am
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