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Tonight! Live on 6 Music!

Tonight! Live on 6 Music!

27 June, 2016, 09:03

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I'm supporting Carina Round on tour in August - tickets available now! 1

She Makes War to support Carina Round on tour in August – tickets available now!

10 June, 2016, 14:46

I remember the moment I first heard the opening chords of “The Disconnection” by...

She Makes War to support The Brian Jonestown Massacre in Bristol and Southampton next month! 2

She Makes War to support The Brian Jonestown Massacre in Bristol and Southampton next month!

26 May, 2016, 16:00

I’m delighted to announce I’ll be supporting The Brian Jonestown Massacre for two shows...

"Cold Shoulder" is out today! Watch the video I made in my living room!

“Cold Shoulder” is out today! Watch the video I made in my living room!

13 May, 2016, 09:01

My new single “Cold Shoulder” is out today! You can get two non-album versions...

UK Headline Tour - Tickets On Sale Now! Support from Bryde + Malka + more!

UK Headline Tour – Tickets On Sale Now! Support from Bryde + Malka + more!

5 May, 2016, 23:00

I’m delighted to be heading out around the UK in May to launch my...

She Makes War needs YOU! Seeking solo artists/duos to open up on my May tour

She Makes War needs YOU! Seeking solo artists/duos to open up on my May tour

29 April, 2016, 11:10

Music lovers of the UK unite! I’m seeking YOUR recommendations for local solo artists...

Reviews: "Direction Of Travel" press roundup

Reviews: “Direction Of Travel” press roundup

29 April, 2016, 09:34

Direction Of Travel 2016 by She Makes War She Makes War’s third album “Direction...

Photo by Viv Schwarz.

A whole lotta rain – award-winning illustrator Viv Schwarz on how “Paper Thin”‘s magical animations were created

12 April, 2016, 08:15

Read Viv’s blog post about some of the process behind creating the magic for...

Paper Thin still

DOT released today! Watch the brand new “Paper Thin” video featuring Tanya Donelly

8 April, 2016, 06:18

I’m very proud to announce the release of my third album “Direction Of Travel”...

"Paper Thin" is Lauren Laverne's MPFree today - get your free download of my duet with Tanya Donelly! 1

“Paper Thin” is Lauren Laverne’s MPFree today – get your free download of my duet with Tanya Donelly!

21 March, 2016, 10:13

Paper Thin (featuring Tanya Donelly) by She Makes War I’m delighted and excited that...

Gig Preview: Direction Of Travel Album Launch 26th March 2016 - Thekla, Bristol

Gig Preview: Direction Of Travel Album Launch 26th March 2016 – Thekla, Bristol

15 March, 2016, 13:45

My third album launch is coming up very soon – on Saturday 26th March...

New single "Drown Me Out" is released today! 1

New single “Drown Me Out” is released today!

11 March, 2016, 08:00

Direction Of Travel 2016 by She Makes War My new single “Drown Me Out”...

What I said in Parliament - how live music has shaped my artistic development

What I said in Parliament – how live music has shaped my artistic development

8 March, 2016, 11:15

But first – my brand new music video is online now – click to...

Drown Me Out video online now! 1

Drown Me Out video online now!

7 March, 2016, 11:47

The new video for “Drown Me Out” premiered on Louder Than War today –...

5 Things I Liked This Week: Louis Barabbas, Gaptooth, Belly, Richard Walters and Lorde

5 Things I Liked This Week: Louis Barabbas, Gaptooth, Belly, Richard Walters and Lorde

4 March, 2016, 13:39

I’m finally back in Bristol after a fairly epic trip to New York and...

New Spotify Playlist - Respect The Sea - songs by This Is The Kit, Laura Veirs, The National and more

New Spotify Playlist – Respect The Sea – songs by This Is The Kit, Laura Veirs, The National and more

1 March, 2016, 22:51

I think my obsession with the sea comes from my grandfather – he built...

5 things I liked this week - a letter to love, 4 music videos and St Vincent's fresh take on electric guitars

5 things I liked this week – a letter to love, 4 music videos and St Vincent’s fresh take on electric guitars

19 February, 2016, 09:47

I’m writing this late at night, covered in sleeping dogs. It’s been a busy...

New Spotify Playlist - My f*&%ing Valentine - 14 twisted love songs for tearstained misanthropes

New Spotify Playlist – My f*&%ing Valentine – 14 twisted love songs for tearstained misanthropes

15 February, 2016, 12:35

Anyone who’s heard my music knows I wear my bleeding heart on my sleeve,...

SMW signs to The state51 Conspiracy + "Drown Me Out" premieres on The Line Of Best Fit

SMW signs to The state51 Conspiracy + “Drown Me Out” premieres on The Line Of Best Fit

12 February, 2016, 11:44

I’m very happy to announce that my third album “Direction Of Travel” will get...

3 tips for growing an audience online + FM2U video on the relevance of record labels

3 tips for growing an audience online + FM2U video on the relevance of record labels

20 January, 2016, 17:06

Towards the end of last year I was very pleased to be asked to...

5 things I liked this week - w/ Carrie Brownstein, Sleater-Kinney, Die So Fluid and Hemingway

5 things I liked this week – w/ Carrie Brownstein, Sleater-Kinney, Die So Fluid and Hemingway

12 January, 2016, 09:28

My puppy tried to eat Carrie’s book! Bad puppy… Greetings from Navan, County Meath,...