Recent Licences

The Expelled on Doom Patrol!

Doom Patrol is an American web TV series based on the DC Comics superhero team of that premiered in February on the DC Universe channel.   Included in the soundtrack was 'Blown Away', an obscure punk gem by The Expelled - both sides of which are controlled by Cherry Red.   The track originally appeared...

Blancmange on TV!

White House Farm is the name of a new ITV six-part crime drama, which recalls the brutal horror of a whole family on the farm in question in 1985.   The soundtrack to this harrowing story includes a remake of 'Feel Me', a memorable slice of 80s synth pop by Blancmange,...

Killing Eve In America!

Co-written by Phoebe Waller-Bridge(Fleabag) and Emerald Fennell, Killing Eve is back with season 2, initially screened in the States but due to start in the UK on 8 June.   The soundtrack includes one of the most popular hits in Cherry Red's catalogue, 'Kids In America' by Kim Wilde.   We represent Kim's first three albums (originally issued on RAK)....

The June Brides’ Nest

The June Brides were a quietly influential mid-80s Indie band who pre-empted the whole C86 movement with a string of memorable records.   Their 1985 Indie hit 'No Place Called Home' (issued on Marc Riley's In Tape label) can be heard in TV series The Nest, a new UK drama described as "thrilling and provocative" by theBBC.    It's been created by Sue...

Let’s Sing Kim!

Kim Wilde's classic 1981 hit 'Kids In America' features in the latest edition of Koch Media's app-based singing game Let's Sing, which mixes cutting edge contemporary pop with classics from yesteryear.   There are four game modes, depending on your taste: "classic", "mixtape", "feat." and "world...

Spencer Davis’ Souvenir

The Souvenir is a new Anglo-American drama film starring Tilda Swinton, Tom Burke and Honor Swinton Byrne, which was premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on 27 January.   The plot concerns a shy film student finding her voice as an artist while navigating a turbulent courtship...