The Wire


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Track 1

The Grubby Mitts

"To A Friend’s House The Way Is Never Long"

From the release The World Needs Now Is

(Lost Toys )

After eight years of multimedia performances, Bedford outfit The Grubby Mitts release their debut album, What The World Needs Now Is. The group are led by Andy Holden, whose artwork has been exhibited internationally, including a solo exhibition at Tate Britain in 2010. The album includes arrangements by Johnny Parry and vocals from Roger Illingworth. The group, who run Lost Toys Records, curated the first Wysing Arts Centre festival in 2010.