Here’s a promo video from Emily Barker / Gill Sandell featuring the title track from last years album by Emily Barker and Red Clay Halo, the pair are joint headlining some dates in Germany and The Netherlands during May, along with another Beat Surrender favourite Chris T-T.
Tues May 13th – Studio 672, Köln (DE) w Chris T-T
Weds May 14th – Kellerklub, Stuttgart (DE) w Chris T-T
Thurs May 15th – Nachtleben, Frankfurt (DE) w Chris T-T
Fri May 16th – Milla, München (DE) w Chris T-T
Sat May 17th – Cafe Wagner, Jena (DE)**
Sun May 18th – Grüner Salon, Berlin (DE) w Chris T-T and John Allen
Mon May 19th – Fabrik, Hamburg (DE) w Christ T-T and John Allen
Tues May 20th – kunst- und kulturverein spedition e.V., Bremen (DE)**
Weds May 21st – Burgerweeshuis café, Deventer (NL) w Chris T-T
Thurs May 23rd – Patronaat Café, Haarlem (NL)**
**without Chris T-T
Gill Sandell / Chris T-T / Emily Barker
Though the RSD 2014 release has sold out you can get your hands on the digital release of Songs Beneath the River from Emily Barker and Red Clay Halo through Bandcamp, the four-track EP was recorded live to vinyl and features covers of Patti Smith, Brice Springsteen, Tom Waits and Aretha Franklin tunes.
On Saturday 15th February, Emily Barker & The Red Clay Halo played a sold out show in the prestigious Hall One at Kings Place as part of the Americana Music Association UK showcase. Early the next morning they went in to Mark Ronson’s Zelig studios and set up to record direct to vinyl via a link through to Gearbox Records’ incredible mastering suite next door.
The result is a limited edition 500 copies on 10″ vinyl pressed at renowned vinyl manufacturer Optimal in Germany to be released on Record Store Day.
Record Store Day Saturday 19 April 2014
Brill, Exmouth Market, London @ 9AM
Banquet, Kingston @ 11AM
Pie & Vinyl, Southsea @ 2PM
Music’s Not Dead, Bexhill, @ 5:30 PM
Austin Lucas’ album Stay Reckless was one of my favourites from 2013 the acclaimed alt-country singer-songwriter is playing UK shows in February and March, Lucas will be performing two shows in February; the first with another big favourite Emily Barker & The Red Clay Halo at the UK Americana series of live shows at Kings Place, London, then he will be performing a solo acoustic show at The Railway, Winchester, before returning again at end of March to play full band shows.
UK Dates 2014
Feb 15th Kings Place, London
Feb 16th The Railway, Winchester
March 25th The Windmill, London
March 26th The Cornerhouse, Cambridge
March 27th Audio, Glasgow
March 28th Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds
March 29th The Albert, Brighton