The Mountaineer EP

by The Blueprints

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Enzo Paolo Baranelli Fine melodies and great lyrics. Please! Just listen it.

34/250 signed copy (24 sept. 2013) arrived! Thanks for all signatures! Brilliant album. It's too short:-))))) I want more songs.. quickly!
I put the badge on my 2007 (it's vintage today) muji man bag. Favorite track: Echoes.
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Our new five track EP entitled The Mountaineer features the fizzing stomp of lead track 'Laws Of Nature', the swirling melodies of 'Another Breakdown', the muscular pulse of 'Echoes', the rootsy howl of 'Skeletons' and the EP closes with the lush and spacious 'Icebreaker.'

The Mountaineer EP has been recorded to act as a counterpart to The Shipping Forecast, carrying forward themes of nature juxtaposed with urban imagery. Think of it as side two of the LP. More than just a collection of tracks, the songs have been written and chosen to fit together and maintain a thread, throughout this EP and the last...


released September 14, 2013

The Blueprints are.....

Stuart Allan - Guitar/Vocals
Russell Broadbent - Drums/Vocals
Sophie McDonnell - Keys/Vocals
Mark Waters - Bass/Vocals

Strings on 'Icebreaker' arranged by Rachel Brown.
Rachel Brown - Cello
Rosie Lieberman - Violins/Viola

All songs written by S. Allan.

Recorded, mixed and mastered by Iain Bolton and Sam Holdstock at Melrose Yard Studios, York -

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The Blueprints York, UK

The Blueprints continue to evolve as great songwriters and masters of thrilling shows. Eschewing the grim careerist posturing of many of today's bands, they exude joy and humour. Their catchy melodic songs are influenced by The Beatles, The Lemonheads, Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers, Ryan Adams, The Smiths and The Kinks amongst many others.. ... more

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