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Memory

Our 6th album Memory will hopefully remember to turn up on 6th May 2016. Buy CD/LP/Download now!

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DISTANCE

The Considerable Ramblings continued. Distance Lyrics

EVERGREEN When all the leaves are brown and fallen to the floor Been whipped up by the wind and blown around your door Then I’ll come down from here.. Whisper gently dear Didn’t we say it would stay green this year.. When we were just beginning here. A frost the gently thaws and crumbles underfoot […]

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Just a little bragging I guess..

DISTANCE

 I TRIED, BUT I JUST COULDN’T MAKE THE ABOVE PICTURE ANY BIGGER. Please note that the slashes between the numbers don’t indicate indecision from the press i.e Mojo ” We just can’t decide? Its like a 4 or a 5 or something”, or Uncut “hmm, this is definitely a sort of somewhere between an 8 […]

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TOURING BLINDSPOT WITH BETH ORTON

As you know, our album launch show is at The Old St Pancras Church on 15th March http://www.seetickets.com/event/dan-michaelson-the-coastguards-plus-guests/st-pancras-old-church/693538 But what after that? I can’t just go home and light a fire. So I’ll be supporting the wonderful Beth Orton around the UK this April, playing songs from the new record Blindspot each night before she […]

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Limited Editions: FAQ

Customer services have asked that I address some of the frequently asked questions regarding our hand made products. I hope this proves useful to anyone who as ever felt alone in their query. I once found myself alone in a query and I didn’t enjoy the experience one bit. In fact, I was a little […]

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BLINDSPOT: A Little More Sense.

Those of you who like to read the internet may already be aware that there’s a new record in town, and he’s ordering drinks but not paying for them. This week, the horticultural industry bible Pitchfork announced the release of Dan Michaelson and the Coastguards: Blindspot on March 25th 2013, and offered a link to […]

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BLINDSPOT: a word or two..

Having to drop out of the lead roll in Les Miserables to focus on my own work was a tough call… playing Javert to Anne Hathaways Fantine was the roll of a lifetime but i knew I’d bitten off more that I could chew. As I kissed Anne goodbye and said “I’ll see you on […]

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I have never met this woman: The Guardian Weekend Interview.

It has been well documented in Who’s Tinkling? Magazine, that most of my time over the last 6 months has been spent writing and recording music for a film. This has been lovely but hasn’t left any time for finishing off my next record.. I’d love to say that I’m cracking straight on with it […]

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Romantic Enthusiasm: New Dan Michaelson Valentines EP

Its something I’ve always wanted to do. But something I’ve never done. And as a dentist’s assistant gently hoovered my mouth and mumbled something non sensical about quitting smoking this afternoon i realised, under local anaestetic… that I’m about to do it. Im releasing a Valentines record: Buy Here: http://shop.danmichaelsonandthecoastguards.co.uk/buy/if-others-call-it-love/ I’ve called it If Others Call […]

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