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The Leisure Society

the fine art of hanging on

Full Time Hobby


Released: 13th Apr 2015


180g gatefold lp + download

Released: 13th Apr 2015


on their 4th album, nick hemming & co continue to weave intricate production, playing, arrangements, songwriting & broad-ranging instrumentation into a warm, timeless, seamless blend of folk, grandiose pop & indie.

Alongside an audible new creative peak tied together by a distinct theme, The Leisure Society’s acclaimed prior trademarks are still present & Nick Hemming’s intensely personal & honest lyrics adorn the record throughout. for fans of stornoway, beirut or cherry ghost."heroically diverse pop...heart in mouth acoustic, hemming as eloquent as rufus wainwright" 4/5 - mojo, “Nick Hemming is a musician of striking gifts” - The Independent, “A band that continues to grow into their story” - The Line of Best Fit

the fine art of hanging on


  1. The Fine Art Of Hanging On
  2. Nothing Like This
  3. Tall Black Cabins
  4. The Undefeated Ego
  5. Outside In
  6. I'm A Setting Sun
  7. You Are What You Take
  8. You'll Never Know When It Breaks
  9. All Is Now
  10. Wide Eyes At Villains
  11. As The Shadows Form