Archive for the 'Ultimate Painting' Category

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Ultimate Painting, the collaborative pairing of James Hoare (of Veronica Falls) and Jack Cooper (of Mazes), return September 30th with the release of their third lp, Dusk, via label home Trouble In Mind Records. First taste off the new album, “Bills“, below . . . Per the genesis of the track, Jack from UP notes […]

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

Lagniappe (la·gniappe) noun ˈlan-ˌyap,’ – 1. An extra or unexpected gift or benefit. 2. Something given or obtained as a gratuity or bonus. Ultimate Painting is the collaborative pairing of James Hoare (of Veronica Falls) and Jack Cooper (of Mazes). On the heels of the August release of their sophomore lp, Green Lanes, the pair […]

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

It’s been less than a year since Jack Cooper and James Hoare released their self-titled debut as Ultimate Painting. That album’s gentle, slightly tinted melodies seemed to come to the duo so easily that it’s no surprise they’ve already finished work on its followup, Green Lanes. Lead single “Break the Chain” continues Hoare and Cooper’s […]

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Lagniappe (la·gniappe) noun ˈlan-ˌyap,’ – 1. An extra or unexpected gift or benefit. 2. Something given or obtained as a gratuity or bonus. Ultimate Painting is the collaborative pairing of James Hoare (of Veronica Falls) and Jack Cooper (of Mazes). A beautifully languid pairing at that. This week’s installment of the Lagniappe Sessions finds the […]

Friday, November 14th, 2014

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Couple of dudes get together to bash out a few ramshackle indie rock songs and they end up sounding like the Velvet Underground. Sure, what James Hoare of Veronica Falls and Jack Cooper of Mazes are doing here with Ultimate Painting isn’t anything new, but who needs […]