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A message from Robert Hampson... Liverpool Psychedelia, Array2, etc...

Anyone interested in going to the Liverpool Psych Fest, just to let you know it looks as tho’ we will be playing on the Friday evening.
Time to be confirmed.

Transformer set times...

Hello Ladies and Gents,
Anyone travelling to the Transformer show please be aware we will be on Stage One with a showtime of 5.55pm – 6.45pm…

New Promotional Transformer Video

Watch the new promotional video for Loop’s set at the Transformer Festival on 28th May.

Loop to play the Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia in September.

We’re excited to announce that Loop will be playing at the Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia on 22/23 of September 2017.



TRANSFORMER 4 for 3 Ticket Offer

If you didn’t get your tickets for this show yet, you can take advantage of this 4-for-3 ticket offer!

Transformer 2017

Loop will be playing Transformer in Manchester, UK on Sunday 28th May 2017. Click on the image for more info.

Loop will not participate in Primavera Sound 2016

I am very sad to have to announce that due to circumstances beyond our control, Loop will be unable to appear at the forthcoming Barcelona and Portugal Primavera Festivals this year.

Loop to play The Deaf Institute in Manchester on 26th November 2015.

Prior to their appearance at ATP’s Jake and Dinos Chapman curated Nightmare Before Christmas…

LOOP Set at 6.40pm on Sunday 28 June at the Roundhouse

ATTENTION SOUNDHEADS! If you’re planning on attending the show at the Roundhouse in London on Sunday 28 June, doors will open at 4pm, and Loop set will begin at 6.40pm sharp. So don’t be late or you will miss it!


Their new EP Array 1 is a great way to come back and make up for lost time in a swoop.

Stream 'Precession', the new Loop track / Pre-order 'Array 1'

The English alt-rock band Loop disbanded in 1991, which makes “Precession” the first song they’ve released in 25 years…

Loop's new release 'Array 1" and some live dates in June

The first release is ‘Array 1’, four tracks and 32 mins of haunting, aggressive, beautiful noise.  ‘Precession’, ‘Aphelion’, ‘Coma’ and ‘Radial’ are the first songs to be heard from their recording session…

Loop playing The Garage in London, and dates in Holland

We’re excited to announce that Loop will be playing The Garage in London on Tuesday 18th November. They will be joined by local 4-piece band Younghusband.
The band will also play a couple of dates in Holland the following days.

New Loop line-up playing the Levitation Festival, Angers in France 20th September.

Loop can now confirm their appearance at Levitation Festival, Angers in France 20th September.

London shows with Godflesh at Heaven will be early shows.

ATTENTION SOUNDHEADS: if you’re planning on going to the shows at Heaven in London, on June 4th and 5th, please note that due to curfew, these shows will start early (so don’t be late).

San Francisco Show Openers & Poster

Opening acts and poster unveiled for the show in San Francisco, California.

LOOP to play the Villette Sonique 2014 Festival in Paris on June 7th.

In 8 editions, Villette Sonique succeeded in carving a place, off the beaten tracks, captivating specialists as well as neophytes.


The Reverberation Appreciation Society is proud to present the second round of lineup confirmations for the 7th annual Austin Psych Fest!

LOOP to play at the Primavera Festival 2014

LOOP to play at the Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona, Spain on Friday May 30th 2014. Fantastic line-up. Get your tickets now!

Loop Official Austin Psych Fest 2014 Interview

The AUSTIN PSYCH FEST asked Ryan Muldoon at Revolt of the Apes to compile a list of 10 questions for Loop’s Robert Hampson in anticipation of their APF 2014 performance.
Interesting read.

LOOP to play at the Austin Psych Fest 2014

Loop to headline the Austin Psych Fest. May 2 to May 4 2014.

"Loop is not a permanent reunion": Drowned in Sound meets Robert Hampson of Loop

With rehearsals in full swing, DiS managed to drag Robert Hampson away from the studio for half an hour to talk about all things past, present and future in the world of Loop.

Soundhead: Robert Hampson Of Loop’s Favourite Albums

Ahead of the first Loop gigs in 22 years, Robert Hampson tells John Doran of The Quietus about the LPs that he feels were neglected at the time but are now finding their audience…

ATP Weekend 2 Almost Sold Out - Fuck Buttons and A Winged Victory For The Sullen added!

ATP Weekend 2 Almost Sold Out – Fuck Buttons and A Winged Victory For The Sullen added!

A Gilded Eternity reissue in vinyl to be released in December 2013

2x45rpm set with bonus 7″ of The Nail Will Burn (Burn Out) & Shot With A Diamond.
Click for more info.

Loop touring Italy in November 2013

Loop touring Italy in November 2013. Roma, Jesi, Torino and Bologna.

Last few tickets for the final All Tomorrow's Parties festival on sale now

Reminder: Loop will play and co-curate the final All Tomorrow’s Parties festival in Camber Sands, UK at the end of November alongside Mogwai, Shellac, Slint and many more.
Last few tickets on sale now from

ATP interviewed Robert Hampson on camera.

All Tomorrow’s Parties interviewed Robert Hampson, who talks about Loop’s reunion and upcoming shows.

Soundheads live in London, Monday 18th November 2013

As part of All Tomorrow’s Parties popup venue takeover of Netil House, London, the mysterious Soundheads will play a rare show.

LOOP Winter 2013 UK Dates

Loop are pleased to announce some UK dates following their ATP End of An Era festival appearance at Camber Sands on November 30th…

Kosmische Drone-Rock Legends Loop To Headline Roadburn Festival 2014

We’re ecstatic, nearly speechless, to be able to announce that recently reunited kosmische drone-rock legends Loop will be the main headliner of Roadburn 2014, which is set for April 10 -13 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, The Netherlands.

A couple of LOOP videos for you to enjoy

Watch the videos for From Centre To Wave and Arc-Lite…

Fade Out Reissue Vinyl out on June 10th 2013

Fade Out Reissue Gold sleeve 2x45rpm Vinyl repro out on June 10th 2013, on Reactor.
Remastered and Re-cut Numbered limited edition on 150g vinyl.

Loop to play at and to curate the ATP "End of an Era" 2nd weekend.

Weekend 2 running from November 29th-December 1st is curated by ATP and LOOP. Hailing from South London, Loop released three mindblowing albums in the late 1980s highlighted by 1990’s A Gilded Eternity.

A statement from Robert Hampson

It was a long time ago… and it didn’t really finish that well. I’m not sure anyone of us can really put our fingers on specific reasons, for they are legion, but after many many years of being asked why not play again, I can’t seem to find any excuses for why not to anymore.