This product is a Pre Order and is scheduled to be released 3rd May 2024

This product is available on preorder with a limited discounted price.

Michael Head & The Red Elastic Band - Loophole


This product is available on pre order with a limited discounted price.

A superb return for one of the finest singer-songwriters around.
62 years of music, loves, losses, long summer days and longer, darker nights are vividly recalled by ‘our greatest living songwriter’, Michael Head and The Red Elastic Band as he plays out flickering scenes from his life on new album, ‘Loophole’.

12 evocative and autobiographical songs to be accompanied by the written word as Michael Head prepares his memoirs for release with an autobiography with Nine Eight Books.

• Dinked Edition 279
• Duck Egg green vinyl *
• Transparent purple 7” - 2 exclusive tracks ‘Live From • Hebden Bridge’ *
• Signed print *
• Limited pressing of 1200 *

* EXCLUSIVE to Dinked Edition


Side A
Shirl’s Ghost
Ciao Ciao Bambino
Tout Suite!
The Human Race
You Smiled At Me

Side B
7. A Ricochet Moment
8. Connemara
9. Merry-Go-Round
10. You’re A Long Time Dead
11. Naturally It’s You
12. Coda

Dinked 7"
Side A: Connemara (Live Acoustic from Hebden Bridge)
Side B: Tour Suite! (Live Acoustic from Hebden Bridge)

Release Info

Release Date: 3rd May 2024
Format: LP or CD
Label: Modern Sky

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