Thursday
Dec132012

SHOP ON-LINE ! ALBUMS AND T-SHIRTS

The new shop is now online where both albums are availbale to buy on CD, along with Global Lows T-Shirts for men and women in all sizes. Click here to browse and purchase using PayPal.

Monday
Oct222012

LIVE SHOWS IN DECEMBER

We're happy to announce a couple of gigs in Belgium in December at Magasin 4 in Brussels on Dec 20th & Centre Culturel de Chênée in Liège on Dec 21st. Keep your eyes peeled for more info and find links etc on the shows page here

Sunday
Jul222012

Road Photos

Our good friend Gav Brook accomapnied us on our recent jaunt to Belgium for the Les Ardents Festival and brought along his various cameras to capture some road snaps of the band and their escapades.

Check out Gavs lo-fi electronic Band Wolfe on the link below:

http://www.facebook.com/pages/WOLFE/110885118940398?sk=app_178091127385

Enjoy the photos

 

Monday
Jun252012

BIRDPEN AT LES ARDENTS JULY 5TH

We will be playing this years Les Ardents Festival on July 5th in Leige Belgium. Great..

Friday
Jun012012

GLOBAL LOWS OUT NOW!!!

You can now order your copy of Global Lows from our online shop here !

Thursday
May102012

FREE PARIS SHOW 7th JUNE 

 

BirdPen play the 114 club Paris on the 7th June – Free entry

To celebrate the release of our 2nd album we are playing a free album launch show!!

Thé concert Will take place at Le 114 Club on the 7th June 2012.

114 rue Oberkampf 75011 Paris

Doors open 20.00

Arrive early to as this is a free show!!!

Tuesday
May082012

THE MAKING OF GLOBAL LOWS DOCUMENTARY

A BirdPen Film about a BirdPen album.

Global Lows will be released on June 5th in France and Switzerland. Click here to register to receive the latest news and a free download track !

Wednesday
May022012

BIRDPEN BORDERLINE SHOW MONDAY 7TH MAY

We are pleased to announce we will be opening the evenings procedures for the I Like Trains show at the Borderline London on Monday 7th May !! We are the opening act so expect our Stage time to be around 8’o clock. Bit of a short notice show for us but we are happy to play a show in the capital opening for the Great I Like Trains and Kins. Please put names down on birdpen's facebook page for £5.00 entry list or its £8.00 on the door.

Hope to see some of you there

BP HQ

Tuesday
Apr242012

NATURE REGULATE VIDEO

It is with Great joy to screen the wonderful video for Nature Regulate. Big thanks to Pooya Abbasian and his team for the hard work they put into this stunning video. Please Enjoy, Share, Spread the word and of course please buy the new single available on all good digital retailers !!

Cheers

BP HQ

Friday
Apr202012

NATURE REGULATE SINGLE !!

Thursday
Apr122012

COMING SOON - THE MAKING OF GLOBAL LOWS FILM

Watch the trailer here for the forthcoming documentary film The Making of Global Lows - A BirdPen film about a BirdPen album.

Global Lows will be released on June 5th in France and Switzerland.  REGISTER HERE to receive the latest news and a free download

Thursday
Apr052012

NATURE REGULATE SINGLE & VIDEO RELEASE !!

It's with great pleasure to announce that Nature Regulate will be the first single to be released from our 2nd album. The song will be accompanied by a truly stunning animated video made by the Iranian born artist Pooya Abbasian.

The video has also been entered into this years Pictoplasma Festival in Berlin.

Check the Festival website for the screening date of the video here - http://berlin.pictoplasma.com/screenings

The single will be released through Last Exit Records on Tuesday April 24th.

Here are some stills from the Video....

 More news to follow......

Thursday
Apr052012

Les Ardents Festival Announcement !!

We are pleased to announce we will be playing this years Les Ardents Festival in Belgium on July 5th

More details to follow shortly.

 

Tuesday
Apr032012

Swiss Release for Global Lows

We are pleased to announce that our 2nd Album "Global Lows" will also be released in Switzerland on June 5th !!

BP HQ

Friday
Mar232012

NEW ALBUM NEWS & FREE DOWNLOAD!

 

We are very happy to announce the release of our 2nd studio album entitled 'GLOBAL LOWS'.

The album will be released in France on Tuesday 5th June 2012 through Last Exit Records.

The tracklisting is:

No Escape
Nature Regulate
Saver Destroyer
Mule
Sorrow
Only The Names Change
Missing Sun
A Thousand Followers
The Bridge
The Safety in Numbers is now Zero


To celebrate this news we are offering a free download of a brand new, unreleased song through our website, where you can also join the BirdPen mailing list for future content, releases, news etc. The song is entitled Blue Jerboa (The 2nd Song About The Bomb).

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO REGISTER and then afterwards visit www.birdpen.com/freedownload to claim your track.

Live dates and lots more news about the album to follow over the coming weeks.

BP HQ

Monday
Mar122012

 SURRENDER.

   

Above is the video for a new track called Surrender that we wrote and recorded last year. The video was filmed and made by Dave Pen.Enjoy.

Monday
Mar052012

The Band.

You can read about BirdPen's road stories, rants, thoughts and observational oddness on Dave Pen's blog here - www.iamdavepen.wordpress.com

Wednesday
Feb012012

Bird & Pen Portraits

The photographer Jean Babtiste Toussaint Took a couple of Portrait photographs before our show in Paris. Check his website out to see many other portrait shots of great and up and coming bands.

www.jeanbaptistetoussaint.com

Wednesday
Jan182012

Nature Regulate Video Screening

The official video for Nature Regulate is to be screened as part of an art exhibition at the Moshen Gallery in Tehran, Iran on the 20th & 21st January 2012.

The animated video was made by the artist Pooya Abbasian.

More news on this video, song and Artist coming soon!!

Check out the awesome poster


Thursday
Nov242011

MORE NOVE NEWS

Greetings fans, friends, web browsers and anybody that has discovered us recently..
We have now finished the mixing of our second album and mighty fine does this as yet un-mastered and un-released album sound. News with regard to its release will follow early 2012 and to kick the new year off we will be heading out into familiar territory with some January and February shows in France and Belgium. A nice way to start the year we reckon.
To coincide with these shows we will be releasing a free song and video from the album of which details will be announced very soon..

Here are the shows dates:

25th January I-boat – Bordeaux - France
26th January Batofar - Paris - France
27th January Centre Culturel - Chênée - Belgium
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29th February Espace Culturel le Trident – Cherbourg – France

Don’t forget your scarves and cuppa soups yeah.
Love and chestnuts
BP x