Hello and welcome to Press Hat & Cigar.

Originally set up to release a compilation CD, "Smoke", Press Hat & Cigar is an umbrella label for a group of Scottish bands and artists to release music under.

Below is a list of our releases to date. For each one, a link is provided to the artist's website, so you can find out more.

[image: smoke]
Number: PHCR01CD
Artist: Various
Title: Smoke: New Sounds From Scotland
Released: July 2001
Copies made: 1000 (SOLD OUT)
About: Communally funded Scottish indie compilation.
More info: http://www.smokealbum.co.uk
Track listing: Late Night Foreign Radio "Screensaver"
Pulsar featuring Rob Harland "Want You To Know"
Nibushi Shang Hong "Song In 3 Parts"
Troika "Insane"
Ives "Element 115"
Aether Flux "Dumb Little Box"
Kasino "Thinking About Yesterday"
Cayto "Broken Piano Teeth"
Greebo "Sympathy"
Mercury Tilt Switch "Betrayal"
Single Point Of Light "Island Of The City"
My Legendary Girlfriend "Eugene's New Gene"
Squander Pilots "Given"
Slowloris "Infidelity"
Transaudio "Comedown"
Vinylreverb "Roses"
Lapsus Linguae "The Strang Makes Everything OK"
Yessa De Paso "Cargo Bay" (live)
Pentothal "A Problem With Time"
[image: no smoke]
Number: PHCR02CD
Artist: Various
Title: No Smoke
Released: September 2001
Copies made: 100 (SOLD OUT)
About: Limited edition spin-off from Smoke. 3 Smoke bands go accoustic.
More info: http://www.smokealbum.co.uk
Track listing: My Legendary Girlfriend "No 'Us' In U.S."
Squander Pilots "Pedestrian"
Kasino "Shine Like The Stars"
[image: family four tunes]
Number: PHCR03CD
Artist: My Legendary Girlfriend
Title: Family Four Tunes
Released: March 2002
Copies made: 100 (SOLD OUT)
About: MLG's third EP, showing off their more garagey sound.
More info: http://www.mylegendarygirlfriend.co.uk
Track listing: Shang-a-Laing
Second Site
Drinking Trousers
The Puritan
[image: tantric new romantic]
Number: PHCR04CD
Artist: The Hector Collectors
Title: Tantric New Romantic
Released: July 2002
Copies made: 100 (SOLD OUT)
About: The Hectors follow up their "Straight Outta Comprehensive" album with more genius skiffle boypop.
More info: http://www.hectorcollectors.co.uk
Track listing: Tantric New Romantic
When's The Tea Ready
Billy Sloan
Mock Around The Smock
Gary Numan Needs Another Hit
Deepend
I Don't Know
Banned From Kasino (hidden track)
[image: you cant hear me anyway]
Number: PHCR05CD
Artist: My Legendary Girlfriend
Title: You Can't Hear Me Anyway
Released: August 2002
Copies made: 50 (SOLD OUT)
About: Extremely limited run compilation of all of MLG's released material to date.
More info: http://www.mylegendarygirlfriend.co.uk
Track listing: Shang A Laing
Second Site
Drinking Trousers
The Puritan
No 'Us' In U.S.
Eugene's New Gene
Operation London
When the Music Stops
Big White Haircut
Hey! Adric
A Drink And A Chat
A Kidnapper's Lament
Superior
Staying In
Winter Sun
Blink
[image: untipped]
Number: PHCR06CD
Artist: Paul McGazz
Title: Untipped
Released: April 2003
Copies made: 50 (SOLD OUT)
About: The MLG frontman puts some unfunny and tedious fillers together on a CD.
More info: http://www.mcgazz.co.uk
Track listing: Shopping List Part I
Two American Films
Smaxi
Metal Kidz
Rant: Showbiz
Swing
Radio Clyde
Shopping List Part II
How I Wrote "Ice Cream & Castles"
Spherical Chair
Eye Heart NY
My Childhood Up A Close
Mr Crum's CD
Shopping List Part III
Alarm Clock Death
[image: gross domestic product]
Number: PHCR07CD
Artist: My Legendary Girlfriend
Title: Gross Domestic Product
Released: March 2003
Copies made: 200 (SOLD OUT)
About: MLG's first proper album; an epic mostly recorded in a bedroom.
More info: http://www.mylegendarygirlfriend.co.uk
Track listing: Theme From Press Hat & Cigar - Part I
Herd Mentality
Warhammer!
A Life Of Crime
Light Ent. Reliance
Three Men In A Shed
(Victorian) Walking Song
The Impresario
Double Drop
Lifestyle Film
Gross Domestic Product
Theme From Press Hat & Cigar - Part II
[image: mnp]
Number: PHCR08CD
Artist: Magnetic North Pole
Title: Dundee Rock City: An Introduction To
Released: August 2003
Copies made: 100
About: Alex from Thee Moths compiled this CD of his previous band's output.
More info: http://www.theemoths.co.uk
Track listing: Caterpillar
Clouds Of Red & Grey
Halo
Chapter 10
Caterpillar Pt.2
December 95
Misunderstood
Glitter Zepplin
Sleepy Girl
Nisei
Tender Ground
Dundee Rock City
[image: the art of pushing buttons]
Number: PHCR09CD
Artist: Ives
Title: The Art Of Pushing Buttons
Released: August 2003
Copies made: 100
About: First album from Ives - lovely electro/IDM sounds.
More info: http://www.ives.tk
Track listing: Cape
Daneel
No Beginning, No End
Zero Point
Snowflakes
Element 115
Plumes (Live In Botswana)
Electro Pandas
Gekko
La Luna
Magnetic
[image: gdp rmx]
Number: PHCR10CD
Artist: My Legendary Girlfriend
Title: GDP RMX
Released: December 2003
Copies made: 50 (SOLD OUT)
About: Tunes from MLG's "Gross Domestic Product" CD reconstructed by various different remixers.
More info: http://www.mylegendarygirlfriend.co.uk
Track listing: Double Drop (Dusky remix)
Lifestyle Film (Germlin remix)
A Good Walk Ruined (Slowloris mix)
The Impresario (Byres Road Art Club mix)
Herd Mentality - Duck Bath (Ives mix)
Double Drop - A Moth Dub
Victorian Walking Song (Electroluvs mix)
Warhammer (McGazz remix)
Double Drop - Style Bar (performed by Pulsar)
[image: bbc hip hop]
Number: PHCR11CD
Artist: McGazz
Title: BBC Hip Hop
Released: June 2004
Copies made: 50
About: Second McGazz 'solo' CD. Sounds like Brian Eno producing John Foxx on an episode of "The Krypton Factor".
More info: http://www.mcgazz.co.uk
Track listing: This Is Not
Weekends
Prestel
Digital Time
I Can't Rock
Low Paranoia Threshold
Blood Groups
Bigman
World Clock
Hang Out
Astroturf
[image: the wrong end of a telescope]
Number: PHCR12CD
Artist: My Legendary Girlfriend
Title: The Wrong End Of A Telescope
Released: September 2004
Copies made: 100+ (SOLD OUT)
About: MLG's much-delayed fourth and final (for the time being) album.
More info: http://www.mylegendarygirlfriend.co.uk
Track listing: Topsight
Dishonesty
Sleep In
Commonwealth
A Song For Europe
Renaissance Man
Near & Far
Therapy
Bluffer's Guide
Ephemera
[image: nurse]
Number: PHCR14MP3
Artist: McGazz
Title: Nurse
Released: December 2004
Copies made: n/a - mp3 only
About: Polished electro from McGazz and the first PH&C recording to be mp3 only.
More info: http://www.mcgazz.co.uk
Track listing: Connection Lost
The Clan MacDonald
Deep Space Whine
Swipe
The Shiny Coin
Black Boxxx
Life Orion
[image: ties and trackie bottoms]
Number: PHCR15MP3
Artist: My Legendary Girlfriend
Title: Ties & Trackie Bottoms - Live At The 13th Note 15-10-05
Released: December 2005
Copies made: n/a - mp3 only
About: Recording of MLG's last ever gig.
More info: http://www.mylegendarygirlfriend.co.uk
Track listing: Shang A Laing
Herd Mentality
Victorian Walking Song
No 'Us' In US
A Song For Europe
Light Ent Reliance
Dishonesty
Lifestyle Film
[image: dont be an asshole dustin]
Number: PHCR16MP3
Artist: McGazz
Title: Don't Be An Asshole, Dustin
Released: July 2006
Copies made: n/a - mp3 only
About: Fourth McGazz album, taking in a year's worth of recordings.
More info: http://www.mcgazz.co.uk
Track listing: Don't Be An Asshole, Dustin
Librarians
Mourning Sickness
Somewhere Near Preston
One Way Traffic
Bunker Buster
VHF On BASF
Heart Made Of Stone
Mouseclick Mountain
Neither Of Us Like Bowling
I'm Gary
Sun On My Back
[image: mcgazzprom]
Number: PHCR17MP3
Artist: McGazz
Title: McGazzprom
Released: August 2007
Copies made: n/a - mp3 only
About: More electic electronica from McGazz.
More info: http://www.mcgazz.co.uk
Track listing: Caucasia
Cowboys & Spacemen
General Knowledge
Hinkley 7713
My Enemy's Enemy
Profiling
Wrong Wrong
Project Pluto
Last Of A Generation
Hinkley 7731
[image: a bluffers guide to mlg]
Number: PHCR18MP3
Artist: My Legendary Girlfriend
Title: A Bluffer's Guide
Released: November 2007
Copies made: n/a - mp3 only
About: A selection of MLG's best songs, to be downloaded as an introduction to the band for the uninitiated.
More info: http://www.mylegendarygirlfriend.co.uk
Track listing: Shang-A-Laing (live 2005)
Light Ent Reliance
Dishonesty
A Kidnapper's Lament
Lifestyle Film (Germlin remix)
Commonwealth
Herd Mentality
A Song For Europe
Operation London
Bluffer's Guide
Double Drop
No 'Us' In U.S.
[image: binding bite]
Number: PHCR19CD
Artist: McGazz
Title: Binding Bite
Released: August 2009
Copies made: 1
About: A special one-off CD, handmade as a gift for Alex Botten and Kat Clark, on the occasion of their wedding.
Track listing: Pubstep
Scrutineer!
Een Hafbo Film
The Migraine
Gradual Realisation
[image: the bottom end of a barrel]
Number: PHCR20MP3
Artist: My Legendary Girlfriend
Title: The Bottom End Of A Barrel
Released: March 2010
Copies made: n/a - mp3 only
About: MLG's last ever product. Four previously unreleased tracks.
More info: http://www.mylegendarygirlfriend.co.uk
Track listing: Outside In
Anything You Say
Everybody Needs A 404
Lifestyle Film