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Nothing Rhymes With Orange Apart From "Buy Now"

Nothing Rhymes With Orange Apart From

Orange is the colour of many things.  Orangina, Karen Gillan's hair (before she shaved it all off) and of course oranges.  It's also the coour of the sun, if you squint and take your mind off the colour yellow.  So that's why we used orange as the colour for this brand new 'Crust For Life' t-shirt.  That, and the fact that orange is the colour of the CD the logo is from.  …

Crust For Life Lyric Sheet Now Available

Crust For Life Lyric Sheet Now Available

We've had several requests from Hotpotters about a lyric sheet for Crust For Life so it gives b#me great pleasure to present one to you.  In loving PDF format.  Just click/right click the link and you too can yodel along with Bernard!http://www.thelancashirehotpots.net/files/thelancashirehotpots_crustforlifelyrics.pdf

The Forthcoming Hotpots DVD

The Forthcoming Hotpots DVD

We were supposed to be taking a break.  A bit of a breather if you will, however the unexpected commercial success of Crust For Life has sort of changed all that and it's full steam ahead.  So, whilst we'd planned the new Hotpots DVD (unimaginatively entitled Live At The Lowry) for summer 2014 we're ploughing ahead and releasing in time for Christmas 2013.  Or even earlier, it depen…

Hotpots Pick Of The Week on BBC Radio 5 live

Hotpots Pick Of The Week on BBC Radio 5 live

Many thanks must go out to BBC 6Music's Chris Hawkins as he made our new album Crust For Life one of his albums of the week on BBC Radio 5 Live's Saturday Edition with Chris Warburton on 13 July 2013.  Listen to what he had to say by clicking the soundcloud link!https://soundcloud.com/the-lancashire-hotpots/6musics-chris-hawkins-makes-us

Hotpots bigger than Abba! (for a week)

Hotpots bigger than Abba! (for a week)

Well, the final results are in and we secured a final album chart placing of 165 (after being 93 on the Tuesday).  A thrilling result for a record with no press, no PR, no advertising and no reviews.  It tops off a cracking week with plays for 'We Love The North' both on Radio 2 from Steve Lamacq and BBC 6 Music from Chris Hawkins.  Add to that a brill night at the Blackpool Grand, …