American violinist, songwriter and disability-awareness campaigner Gaelynn Lea performs an album release show at the Green Door Store in Brighton on December 19. Spokesman Richard Carter said: “Violinist and songwriter Gaelynn Lea is coming to the Green Door Store at 7pm on Wednesday 19th December for an intimate concert featuring her unique takes on traditional fiddle tunes and haunting original songs. She making this stop in Brighton as a part of her album release tour for her newest recording, Learning How to Stay. The show is wheelchair accessible.“When Gaelynn Lea won NPR Music's Tiny Desk Contest in 2016, her two decades as a hardworking and talented Duluth musician finally crystallized in a beautiful moment of national recognition. It was also just the beginning of a grand adventure. With the wind of her award at their backs, Gaelynn and her husband Paul sold their house, quit their jobs, bought a van, and hit the road.“Since then, Gaelynn has played over 425 … [Read more...] about Brighton album-release gig for musician and disability-awareness campaigner Gaelynn Lea
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OLLY Murs stripped off and fell off his bed as he celebrated his album release. The singer got almost naked as he shared his delight his latest record You Know I Know is now out. In a short clip posted to Twitter, a topless Olly, 34, could be seen showing his new album cover to the camera. He then stepped onto his bed to reveal he was wearing a pair of bright red boxers. After a few jumps on the mattress he slipped and fell headfirst onto the floor at the far side of the room. The star captioned the video: "Albums out." It comes as Olly revealed exclusively to The Sun's Bizarre column that when he found himself at the centre of a second terror scare in London within a year, he couldn’t help but think: “Oh God, not again.” He and hundreds of terrified staff fled a knife attack at Sony Music HQ last Friday, which turned out to be a fight between kitchen staff. The drama unfolded almost a year after Olly found himself inside Selfridges on … [Read more...] about Olly Murs strips off and falls off his bed as he celebrates his album release
Rumours are flying that Devon band Muse could be set for a return to the county as part of a promotional tour for their next album. Social media posts by the band have prompted speculation amongst fans that they will play in Devon this autumn. Muse are about to release their eighth studio album, Simulation Theory, and have already made one unannounced surprise performance at a festival in Germany. This week Matt Bellamy posted on Instagram with the hashtag #teignville - a reference to their hometown Teignmouth. There have also been tweets and posts using the name Rocket Baby Dolls - a name Muse performed under when they lived in Teignmouth, alongside throwback video interviews from the start of their career in Devon. A similar Twitter post with the same hashtag was posted on the bands official Twitter account. Muse drummer Dom Howard also shared a picture on Instagram with the hashtag #teignville. Fans have taken to social media and groups convinced it means the next secret gig will be … [Read more...] about Muse could be set for Devon gig ahead of new album release
NOW has released an album all about Ibiza to its list of legendary compilations. The album is on sale right now and here's everything you need to know about it... When was the NOW Ibiza album released? NOW That's What I call Ibiza was released on August 3, 2018. It costs £11.99, and is also available on online streaming platforms like Spotify and Apple Music. The album contains 63 tracks from a huge variety of artists including David Guetta and Fatboy Slim. TONES ON TOUR All the info on The Overtones 2018 tour - plus their new album... Come together Paul McCartney dreams at night of Beatles reunion - but gig always goes wrong Good Ol' Fashioned Singers All the info on The Overtones including members and hit songs ALL RISE The lowdown on Simon Webbe who's the first member of Blue to get married... HOST WITH THE MOST Get to know Greg James - the new Radio 1 Breakfast Show host 80S GOLD Pepsi & Shirlie were a big hit in the 1980s as backing singers for Wham! QUEEN OF SOUL … [Read more...] about When was the NOW Ibiza album released and what tracks are on the compilation?
Armed with their seemingly inexhaustible back catalogue of hits, memorable riffs and sing along anthems, Stereophonics made another confident return to home soil last night on the latest stage if their 2018 tour. Just three months after their last stop at the Principality Stadium and fresh from another sell-out show at Wrexham Racecourse Ground last week, the Cwmaman hit-makers delighted crowds at Cardiff City Stadium with a rich set list of classic anthems. The valleys boys kicked off proceedings with the crowd-pleasing C’est La Vie, before making their way through hit after hit in front of the sell-out stadium crowd. But it wasn't long before the band had the capacity stadium stands rocking to A Thousand Trees, Have a Nice Day and Dakota. This tour comes on the eve of the 20th anniversary of the release of their debut album Word Gets Around - and the 'Phonics still exude the kind of stadium rock strut and confidence you can't help but feel would be difficult to get away with … [Read more...] about ‘Phonics fans treated to blast of nostalgia 20 years on from debut album release