Greater Varsa is George Etheridge & James Price Harper, two musicians who came together while studying in their hometown of Canterbury, England. Young and broke, they crammed all their gear into James bedroom and started writing. The result is an atmospheric release that takes cues from their individual influences of surf and soul to create a sincere sound full of anticipation that relaxes and intrigues all at the same time.


“Think the Drums meets the Dead Weather with a bit of Elbow.” – via Calling Hawaii

Greater Varsa will be releasing their debut LP here on FMT later this year. In the meantime we are giving away our third release, composed of the original “Kingfisher EP” along with some new and unheard demos for FREE. Click below for an instant download!



Peppermint Kisses will be releasing their debut 7″ with us in the coming months here on FMT. Both Joseph and Jenny have quite an interesting musical past having released on such labels as Velvet Blue Music (ran by Jeff Cloud of sf59, Joy Electric) as well as working with musicians such as Josh Dooley (MAP, sf59) and Frank Lenz. We sat down for a little chat about synthesizers, teaching and life under the calico sun.

FMT: It’s been said that Calico Sunset was simply a result of your marriage, or union. However I feel their is a more interesting story about how you two met and began making music.

Read on…


UK’s Worries are the latest addition to the FMT family, their debut EP will release later this year. In the meantime, check out an exclusive track “I Tried” from the FMT001 sampler!

In other news, the sampler is now available digitally from our shop!