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It's that time of year! Jingle Spells Five!

Posted by: Melissa
November 30, 2011, 07:09 AM

Hurrah! Leaky's fifth wizard rock holiday album, JINGLE SPELLS 5, is here! And we've got a couple of great deals to celebrate!

First, every purchase of a disc also gets you a digital download so that you can start listening to your music right now.

Go here to get your holiday music!

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The Great(er) Jingle Spells Contest

Posted by: Melissa
October 19, 2011, 09:45 AM

Every year, Leaky produces an album of wizard rock Christmas music, the profits of which benefit charity. We've raised a ton of money for good causes using the very simple magic of rocking as hard as possible. Last year, we opened half the album to submissions and it made it one of our best ever. So this year,Continued...

Happy Harry Holidays with Digital Wizard Rock

Posted by: Melissa
December 22, 2010, 10:06 AM

It's near Christmas and you haven't gotten Jingle Spells! For shame! Never fear, if you didn't manage to get a physical copy in time (the next shipment goes out in January), you can download a dose of your favorite Potter-themed Christmas music from iTunes. Check it out:

Jingle Spells 4
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Last Chance to Get Your Jingle Spells CD BEFORE Christmas

Posted by: Melissa
December 15, 2010, 02:48 PM

We only have about 200 left, and the last shipment before Christmas is going out TOMORROW - so order your Jingle Spells 4 (or JS4+LeakyCon CD package!) now - before midnight eastern time!  While Jingle Spells 4 AND the live CD are on iTunes (JS4 / Live CD disc 1, disc 2), this isContinued...

Free Holiday Wizard Music! Merry Christmas!

Posted by: Melissa
November 28, 2010, 02:28 PM

For this year's Jingle Spells charity compilation, we gave our readers the option of sending in entries to "win" a slot on the album. We got a fantastic response, 25 quality wizard rock songs from which it was nearly impossible to choose. As promised, the ones that didn't make it onto Jingle Spells 4 (which you canContinued...

Holiday Reminder! Jingle Spells 4 Going Fast!

Posted by: Melissa
November 23, 2010, 04:21 PM

Have you gotten your Jingle Spells 4 yet? We are half sold out of physical copies of our popular holiday album - and shipments are going out this week so don't wait!

Also, we are offering a deal: since we have only about 250 copies of the amazing, two-disc Leaky Live CD from LeakyCon 2009 left forContinued...

Jingle Spells 4 available for order now!

Posted by: Melissa
November 07, 2010, 02:28 PM

It's that time of year! Jingle Spells, The Leaky Cauldron's annual holiday fundraising album of wizard rock, is here! This album is currently being printed and will begin shipments in a week. We are only making 1,000 of these albums - historically they have gone very quickly so do not wait to getContinued...

The Great Jingle Spells Contest

Posted by: Melissa
October 01, 2010, 06:28 AM

Every year, Leaky produces an album of wizard rock Christmas music, the profits of which benefit charity. We have raised more than $50,000 with this effort so far. This year is our fourth charity wizard rock compilation, Jingle Spells 4. And this year, we are opening things up a bit.

In the past the album has beenContinued...

Wizard Rock Coming to Scandinavia This Month

Posted by: Edward
August 05, 2010, 12:14 AM

The region of Scandinavia will get a taste Harry Potter wizard rock this month, as band Harry and the Potters will be making their way through Norway, Sweden, and Denmark.  Their week-long tour will consist of nine stops and is open to Potter fans of all ages.  Here is a rundown of the events:Continued...

Last 3 Days Before Xmas to Order Physical Copy of Jingle Spells 3

Posted by: Melissa
December 08, 2009, 04:01 PM

Jingle Spells is here:
Jingle Spells 3

The downloads of Jingle Spells 3 will always be available but the physical discs are selling out - and the only chance to get it before Christmas is to place your order by FRIDAY DECEMBER 11 - only under three days left! All orders will be sent out MondayContinued...

Give Jingle Spells this Holiday Season with New Gift Certificates!

Posted by: Melissa
December 01, 2009, 12:01 AM

Charity+Christmas+Harry Potter+Rock = what are you waiting for?

As we announced previously, Jingle Spells 3, the third album in our hugely successful holiday charity series is now available for order - but this year we have added an extra feature and we're excited about it: Gift certificates!

Now it's easyContinued...

Joe DeGeorge of Harry and the Potters Featured by PBS Nova

Posted by: sue
November 21, 2009, 10:34 AM

Harry Potter meets Science meets Wizard Rock...of sort as PBS Nova has a new special online called "Secret Lives of Scientists"  and features Joe DeGeorge of Harry and the Potters. Many of you might know that Joe is one half of the popular Wizarding rock group, but he is also aContinued...

Watch We Are Wizards Online

Posted by: sue
July 17, 2009, 09:06 PM

While we have seen this film streamed online several times before, thanks to Snagfilms for letting us know fans can watch the We Are Wizards documentary again in full online at this link. Enjoy!
Update: As noted by the many complaints below, this appears to be only available to viewers in the US alas.
Thanks Andie!

USA Today Features Wizard Rock

Posted by: sue
July 16, 2009, 07:53 AM

As part of their coverage for the release of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, USA Today has a new article online featuring Wizard Rock. In this article (print version is half the page) you can see four bands profiled: The Remus Lupins, The Whomping Willows, Draco and the Malfoys and Harry and the PottersContinued...

New York City Wrocks!

Posted by: sue
July 11, 2009, 11:00 AM

With New York City the site of the recent US premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, the local press has also focused on the flourishing fan community in the big apple. As in so many cities around the world, NYC has a very large fan group called The Group Who Shall Not Be Named. This dedicated and very energeticContinued...