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Chip Taylor Announces UK Dates For May / June

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Chip Taylor Announces UK Dates For May

The legendary Chip Taylor, the singer-songwriter responsible for penning both ‘Wild Thing’ and ‘Angel Of The Morning,’ announces a number of UK dates in support of his Little Prayers Trilogy triple album released in January on Train Wreck records. The album, considered by many to be the seventy-five year old’s masterpiece, has been hailed a ‘crowing glory to a storied career” by MOJO, and described as “the americana equivalent of Leonard Cohen” by THE INDEPENDENT. UNCUT Magazine gave the album 9/10 and CMP made it their album of the month with a 5***** review. Chip will be performing as a duet with longtime friend and accompanist John Platania who is best known for his work with Van Morrison on four albums including Moondance.

UK Dates:-

Friday 22nd May 2015:
SALTAIRE (West Yorkshire) – The Live Room @ Caroline Social Club
(01274 594021 / 07855 164182 )
£13 (£11 Caroline Club members), 7pm doors

Sunday 24th May 2015:
LEYLAND (Lancashire) –
Mr Kite Benefits @ Fox Lane
Sports & Social Club (0161-761 2216 or
£13 adv / £15 door, 7.30pm doors for 8.00pm showtime

Monday 25th May 2015 (Spring Bank Holiday):
NEWCASTLE – Jumpin’ Hot Club
@ The Cluny2
(0191 230 4474 /
£13 adv / door, 8pm doors

Tuesday 26th May 2015:
(See Tickets 0871 2200 260 /
£20 adv / £22.50 door, 7.30pm doors

Wednesday 27th May 2015:
NOTTINGHAM – Cosmic American @ The Maze
(0115 947 5650 / / )
£12 adv / £13door, 7.30pm doors

Thursday 28th May 2015:
BELFAST – The Real Music Club @ The Errigle Inn
(028 9064 1410 / /
£14 adv incl booking fee / £TBC door, 8pm doors

Friday 29th May 2015:
BRYNREFAIL (North Wales) – Caban (01286 685500/
£12, 7.00pm doors
Caban 01286 685500, Palas Print 01286 674631

Saturday 30th May 2015:
BEDFORD – East West Promotions @ The Ent’ Shed
(01234 348668 /
£12 adv / £14 door,
7.45pm doors

Monday June 1st:
ROMSEY – Lantern Theatre
(07828 577092)

Tuesday June 2nd:
BRIGHTON – Prince Albert
£11.00 ADV
7.30PM doors

Wednesday June 3rd:
OXFORD – The Bullingdon
£13.00 Adv / £15 door.
7.30PM doors



Kris Delmhorst’s album Blood Test got a highly recommended when I reviewed it last year, catch Kris on tour in the UK next month, she’ll be accompanied by Hayward Williams on guitar & vocals.

Thu 9 Menai Bridge, Anglesey, The Victoria Hotel
Fri 10 Barton-upon-Humber, The Ropewalk
Sat 11 Newcastle, The Studio in Live Theatre
Sun 12 Kilbarchan, nr. Paisley, Kilbarchan Performing Arts Centre
Mon 13 Edinburgh, The Voodoo Rooms
Tue 14 High Wycombe, Private House Concert
Wed 15 Lewes, The Con Club
Thu 16 Plymouth, The B-Bar
Fri 17 Torquay, The Crown & Sceptre
Sat 18 Havant, Hants, Langstone Sailing Club
Sun 19 London, Green Note

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Nikki Lane – Live on KEXP


Quartet of tracks from Nikki’s current album All or Nothin’ performed live on KEXP.

Good Man

You Can’t Talk To Me Like That

Seein’ Double

Right Time

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Ryan Bingham – Fear & Saturday Night – Solo Euro Tour News

Fear & Saturday Night Ryan Bingham

I’ll admit to being a bit disappointed with Ryan Bingham’s last release Tomorrowland it’s not a bad album but benchmarked to his earlier releases, particularly Mescalito it’s not one I’ve returned to often. With news of his forthcoming release Fear & Saturday Night breaking last week and the release of a teaser track I’m optimistic the new one is a return to form. The album is set for release on the 20th of January and Ryan will touchdown in Dublin at the end of the month for a series of solo shows in Europe to promote the release.

“I’m really referring to life experiences in Broken Heart Tattoos. Sometimes they’re like scars or tattoos that you have to live with and deal with. You can’t run and hide from them or wash them off. There’s no way to remove them from your soul.”

According to the news and PR the majority of the albums dozen tracks were penned by Ryan along in an airstream trailer parked up in California mountains without electricity or a phone and the subject matter looks like erring on the dark-side, “the seclusion gave him creative clarity that resulted in songs inspired by an unstable childhood, and by the deaths of his mother to alcoholism and father to suicide”.

Fear and Saturday Night features a new band supporting Ryan with Jim Scott who’s worked with Wilco and Tom Petty on production duties – the album is released on Ryan’s own label Axster Bingham Records.


Covered – Dawn Landes – More Than This (Roxy Music) + UK Tour Dates

Dawn Landes sings “More Than This” and re-imagines the karaoke scene from Lost in Translation, playing all the roles. Song from “Dawn Landes & The Kentuckians” Covers EP

UK Tour Dates:
Sunday 19th October – Glasgow, King Tuts (supporting Gregory Alan Isakov)
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Thursday 23rd October – London, The Borderline (w/ special guest Piers Faccini)
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Friday 24th October – Manchester, St. Philip’s Church
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Saturday 25th October – Dublin, The Grand Social
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Sunday 26th October – Leeds, Brudenell Social Club
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