Sometimes * it’s here!

The Burning Curtains’ second single has hit stores worldwide from today, 11th February 2019. To celebrate the launch we have commissioned a new video in usual TBC fashion for your enjoyment. Feel free to share with your friends and help bring TBCs’ brand of Manchester indie magic to their yearning ears and eyes. … Continue readingSometimes * it’s here!


7 Days & Counting – Sometimes

Only seven days to wait for the release of TBCs’ second single, “Sometimes”. Already debuted on a number of radio stations to critical acclaim, “Sometimes” is a tour de force of Post Punk, Industrial, Manchester Indie music. … Continue reading7 Days & Counting – Sometimes


Bullitt is comin’ to get ya!

It was TBCs’ first ever track, created in a damp, cold basement in playwright Jim Allen’s old house in Middleton, Manchester. Although only a rough demo remained of it after it was shelved, I decided to resurrect the track this past autumn and breath new life into it. I don’t think I was prepared for how it would turn out, but I’d say it’s raised the bar for TBC by a country mile. … Continue readingBullitt is comin’ to get ya!


Press Release – Sometimes

Three months after the successful and much lauded debut single “Fountains”, comes the eagerly anticipated follow-up single “Sometimes”. Part of the “Phoenix Sessions” EP series, “Sometimes” features ex-drummer Brian Hoyle from a recording made in January 2018 at Huddersfield University under the guidance of engineer and mixer, J.A Sage. The track was completed in the fall of 2018 in TBC’s producer/vocalist Stuart Campbell’s studio then mixed and mastered by J.A Sage in January 2019. … Continue readingPress Release – Sometimes


It’s Coming! Sometimes is immense​!

The imminent release of The Burning Curtains next single “Sometimes”, is upon us.  The final mix has been approved and we are just awaiting the master for upload to our distributor. … Continue readingIt’s Coming! Sometimes is immense​!


TBC & New Year 2019

Welcome one and all to 2019. This year will see me celebrate my 56th revolution around the sun, the imminent release of the Phoenix Sessions EP, the recording of TBC’s debut album and the start of TBC’s Bars, Bordellos & Beaches tour. 2018 marked a turning point in the life of The Burning Curtains. The year was full of highs and lows. The lows are now behind us and the highs we can continue to celebrate particularly the release of our debut single Fountains which has clocked up over four and a half thousand streams and downloads since its release on 5th November last year. … Continue readingTBC & New Year 2019


Photo trib for Pete Shelley

Buzzcocks artwork adorned my bedroom wall in the ‘70s. RIP Pete. xTBCx


Artwork for the radio edit of Fountains

Was out in Alexandra Park, Oldham, UK on Sunday and snapped this on my phone. I’m working on a radio edit of the single and thought this is a more striking image for the artwork.  While you’re here why not have a listen to “Fountains” on Spotify?


Review by Anne Estella

The Burning Curtains are in the press. Read this great review of TBCs’ debut single “Fountains” on Down The Front Media’s music review page.  “The raw, industrial offering that TBC have produced is unmistakably British in character”  Anne Estella 


Bars, bordellos & beaches

We are currently booking for our 2019 UK tour. We can’t wait to get on the road and meet you all. xTBCx 

Submission Letter

Submission Letter for The Burning Curtains debut single Fountains.

We’ve published this online so if any of our fans and followers want to pass on the post to anyone who can help promote The Burning Curtains they can do. The Curtaineers we consider are family and as such will help each other out. Feel free to download your own copy of the radio edit of Fountains as a way of a thank you. xTBCx
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