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Crust For Life is out now and its Number 1! (in online chart subsection)

Crust For Life is out now and its Number 1! (in online chart subsection)

Our 7th album 'Crust For Life' is out now and it's already number 1 in the iTunes comedy charts.  Fantastic.  Click on the following links to get hold of this twelve track musical masterpieceSigned Deluxe Version (Townsend Records)http://hotpots.tmstor.es/cart/product.php?id=14415Standard CD including free badge (Townsend Records)http://hotpots.tmstor.es/cart/product.php?id=14375iTunesht…

Bury Met - SOLD OUT!

Bury Met - SOLD OUT!

Cockers, proud to announce that another one of our gigs has sold out.  The Bury Met is the latest venue to sell each and every one of its tickets.  It promises to be a brilliant evening.  Thanks to everyone who bought their tickets in advance (well done you), we'll see you at the bar!

Lotsa 6Music Airplay

Lotsa 6Music Airplay

Hot on the heels of Chris Evans and Radio 2 last week, this week has seen The Hotpots ride this national airwaves once again this time with a total of THREE plays on BBC 6 Music this week.  Monday and Wednesday saw us playeyd by Steve Lamacq.  This morning it was the turn of Chris Hawkins to treat the nation's early risers to a little bit of 'Purple Zone'.  Chris calls the albu…

More BBC6Music airplay from Lammo

More BBC6Music airplay from Lammo

One of our biggest radio supporters has been Mr Steve Lamacq and he loves the new Crust For Life' CD.  He gave 'We Love The North' a spin on his 6Music show this afternoon.  To hear it (and hear his sadness about us not playing Glastonbury this year!) click the iPlayer in the next 7 days and waz it on to 2h:16mhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b02zc2tv

New Single - The Baking Song OUT NOW!

New Single - The Baking Song OUT NOW!

The Baking Song, the first single from our 7th album Crust for Life is available for download now. We spent £250,000 building a replica of Dickie's kitchen in Pinewood Studios.  £50,000 was spent CGI'ing the reflections from the washing on Dickie's washing line on the cupboards.  Possibly.  How do you get hold of The Baking Song? Here are your options:Download …