THE XX GOES GOLD

The xx self titled debut album has now gone Gold in Australia and to celebrate we’re giving away a copy of the Islands 7″. To win, email us at info@remotecontrolrecords.com.au with the subject line THE XX and tell us in 25 words or less what your favourite xx song is and why.

The band have also announced that they’ve begun work on their next album via their Facebook page:

“We have started recording our second album! We have also started this blog where we will post our inspirations + pictures + favourite songs. We hope you enjoy it! Lots of Love, The xx”

You can check out the blog and keep up with the progress HERE.

xx, The xx

 

The xx- xx is out now via Young Turks / Remote Control
xx - The xx

NEWSLETTER GIVEAWAY

Our first newsletter is going out this afternoon and one lucky subscriber will win this huuuuuuge prize pack full of stuff by our artists including:

  • THE XX
  • SBTRKT
  • THOM YORKE
  • PEACHES
  • VAMPIRE WEEKEND
  • M.I.A
  • ST. VINCENT
  • THE BIG PINK
  • KURT VILE
  • WARPAINT
  • THE WHITE STRIPES
  • THE NATIONAL
  • ADELE
  • RATATAT

+ more

To enter subscribe to our newsletter (top right of this page) and email info@remotecontrolrecords.com.au with subject ‘WIN VINYL’.
Entries close 7.12.11.
Open to subscribers only. Winner drawn at random and notified by email.

FUTURE OF THE LEFT COMPETITION

We’re really excited about the upcoming Future Of The Left tour so we’re giving you the chance to win a bunch of rare vinyl and the new EP, Polymers Are Forever!

Visit our friends over at FasterLouder for your chance to win this prize pack!

One lucky winner will score:

  • MCLUSKY LIGHTSABRE COCKSUCKING BLUES 7″
  • A DEAD ENEMY ALWAYS SMELLS GOOD 7″
  • FINGERS BECOME THUMBS/THE LORD HATES A COWARD 7″
  • SMALL BONES SMALL BODIES 7″
  • A HOPE THAT HOUSE BUILT 7″
  • TRAVELS WITH MYSELF AND ANOTHER 12″
  • POLYMERS ARE FOREVER EP

And one runner up gets:

  • A DEAD ENEMY ALWAYS SMELLS GOOD 7″
  • FINGERS BECOME THUMBS/THE LORD HATES A COWARD 7″
  • SMALL BONES SMALL BODIES 7″
  • POLYMERS ARE FOREVER EP

Good luck!

FOTL Australian Tour

Sunday 4 December, 2011
The Rosemount, Perth
Tuesday 6 December, 2011
The Zoo, Brisbane
Thursday 8 December, 2011
Annandale Hotel, Sydney
Friday 16 December, 2011
The Corner, Melbourne
Friday 9 December – Sun 11 Dec
Meredith Music Festival 2011, Victoria


Future Of The Left – Polymers Are Forever is out now via Remote Control Records
Polymers Are Forever - EP - Futue of The Left

 

5 DAYS OF GIVEAWAYS – DAY 4 FRIENDLY FIRES

DAY 4

The lucky winner of The FRIENDLY FIRES prize pack is: Finn Wright

Runners up are: Michael Jolley, Tara Fahy, Caitlin West

Look out for your prizes in the mail! More to come tomorrow!

One lucky winner will receive this Friendly Fires prize pack, which contains:

  • PALA CD
  • FRIENDLY FIRES 12″
  • JUMP IN THE POOL 12″ SINGLE
  • SKELETON BOY 12″ SINGLE
  • FRIENDLY FIRES/HOLY GHOST! SPLIT 12″

And three runners up will each receive a copy of Friendly Fires latest album PALA, out now on XL Recordings / Remote Control.

Head over to our Facebook page to enter and keep your eye on the blog for the daily prize details and winner announcements.

5 DAYS OF GIVEAWAYS – DAY 3 THE XX

DAY 3

The lucky winner of The xx prize pack is: Vivan Vo

Runners up are: David Hong, James Everitt, Nathan D’Agostino

Look out for your prizes in the mail! Don’t forget, more giveaways to come tomorrow so stay tuned!

Today’s prize pack is all about THE XX.

One lucky winner will receive this The xx prize pack, containing:

  • THE XX T-SHIRT (YOUTH LARGE)
  • THE XX S/T ALBUM 12″
  • THE XX S/T ALBUM CD
  • ISLANDS 7″ SINGLE
  • FOURTET VCR REMIX 12″
  • ISLANDS REMIXES 12″

And three runners up will each receive a copy of the ISLANDS 7″ SINGLE, released on Young Turks / Remote Control.

Head over to our Facebook page to enter and keep your eye on the blog for the daily prize details and winner announcements.

5 DAYS OF GIVEAWAYS – DAY 2 ADELE

The lucky winner of the ADELE prize pack is: Bec Henderson

Runners up are: Henry Leggett, Matthew Trevaskis

Look out for your prizes in the mail! Stay tuned for tomorrow’s giveaway

Today’s prize pack is all about ADELE.

One lucky winner will receive this Adele prize pack, which contains:

  • ADELE - 21 12″
  • ADELE – 21 CD
  • COLD SHOULDER REMIXES 12″
  • HOMETOWN GLORY 7″
  • COLD SHOULDER 7″
  • MAKE YOU FEEL MY LOVE 7″
  • ADELE – 19 CD

And two runners up will each receive a copy of Adele’s HOMETOWN GLORY 7″, the first single from Adele’s debut album 19, released on XL Recordings / Remote Control.

Head over to our Facebook page to enter and keep your eye on the blog for the daily prize details and winner announcements.

5 DAYS OF GIVEAWAYS – DAY 1 THE NATIONAL

The lucky winner of THE NATIONAL prize pack is: Judith Gammie.
Runners up are: Ari Canato, David Hume, Giselle Nguyen

Congrats everyone, look out for your prizes in the mail! Stay tuned for tomorrow’s giveaway!

To celebrate the launch of our brand new blog, we are giving away a prize pack every day over the next five days! Head over to our Facebook page to enter and keep your eye on the blog for the daily prize details and winner announcements.

DAY 1

Today’s prize pack is all about THE NATIONAL.

One lucky winner will receive this The National prize pack, which contains:

  • TERRIBLE LOVE 7″ SINGLE
  • BLOODBUZZ OHIO 7″ SINGLE
  • APARTMENT STORY 7″ SINGLE

And three runners up will each receive a copy of the BLOODBUZZ OHIO 7″, the first single taken from the band’s latest album High Violet, out now through 4AD / Remote Control.


Head over to our Facebook page to enter and keep your eye on the blog for the daily prize details and winner announcements.

5 DAYS OF GIVEAWAYS + NEWSLETTER

WELCOME TO OUR NEW BLOG!

To celebrate the launch of our brand new blog, we are giving away a prize pack a day for 5 days starting Monday 21st November!

All you need to do to enter is head over to our Facebook page, fill out your details and subscribe to the newsletter to be in the running. Winners are drawn daily, check the blog and Facebook for winner announcements and prize details. There’s 5 amazing prizes to be won, so keep your eyes peeled!

You can now also subscribe to our new WEEKLY NEWSLETTER and receive the latest free mp3s, tour dates, fresh gossip, video clips and breaking news in your inbox every Friday.

There will also be exclusive CD & VINYL giveaways, only available to newsletter subscribers. The first newsletter hits your inbox on Friday 2nd December AND we have a massive (no really it is HUGE) giveaway in store for one lucky subscriber. We may just give you a sneak peak at it VERY soon!

SUBSCRIBE TO NEWSLETTER NOW!