Author Archives: Lou

Lou and the Llamas ~ All the Boys

By | July 22, 2014

Video by Jamie Hyde and Bex Munton All the Boys from Jamie Hyde on Vimeo.

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New Year, New Toys

By | January 4, 2014

I’m putting together a pedal board for vocals. I’ve wanted to do this for a long time and now I finally can. I have no idea what it’s going to sound like yet or where it’s going to take me.  

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Wonky Face

By | June 8, 2013

Hello! Thought it was about time I posted something, so you know I’m still alive. So here is Wonky Face for your ears: I recently did a lovely version of this song with ace harpist Katie Brett which I’m hoping you might get to hear sometime. Lou and Llamas are still beavering away. We should […]

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Lou and the Llamas ~ This Saturday!

By | April 7, 2013

Really looking forward to this gig – just look at the line up! You’d be mad to miss it… Facebook event page

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Look Up

By | April 2, 2013

A little spring thing for you. Written on Easter Sunday, recorded on Easter Monday. Featuring my brother, Oscar Armer on bass.

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Levy Uke Up is a year old!

By | March 18, 2013

On March 25th, Levy Uke Up will be a year old. Yesterday was Part One of our birthday celebrations. We had a fantastic workshop with Phil Doleman, beautiful handmade ukes by Robert Collins and news of a Grand Northern Ukulele Festival from Mary Agnes Krell. Oh and this amazing birthday cake made by Jane! Thanks […]

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New Demos

By | March 13, 2013

There’s a load of new (and not so new) demos up on my Soundcloud. They are all very rough. I’ve been privately putting up stuff for the band to learn over the last few months and decided to stop being so precious about them, so they are now public. They sound completely different with the […]

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Lou and the Llamas ~ Carrying A Bomb

By | March 3, 2013

We popped in to Wireless Manc’s Wednesday Drivetime show a few weeks ago. This is Carrying A Bomb, one of our newer songs. I wrote it a couple of years ago and then didn’t play it to a single soul. I need to stop doing that! Please forgive the frog in my throat… We also […]

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Lou and the Llamas ~ Wonky Face/Spiderman

By | February 23, 2013

Recorded at Travelling Man, Manchester, Dec 2nd 2012, featuring live drawing by Laurie Pink. Thanks to Wombat for filming it. He also namechecks us in his magnificent Ukulele Babes post.

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Lou and the Llamas at The Young Pretender ~ Tonight!

By | February 21, 2013

I’m really looking forward to the Lou and the Llamas gig tonight at The Young Pretender in Congleton. We’ll be playing two sets and trying out another couple of new songs. This will be our last gig for a little while as we’re going to concentrate on getting our debut EP recorded ready for summer. […]

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