Upcoming dates: 21st June – Insider Festival 23rd June – Oran Mor all day festival, Glasgow (WEF Closing party) 25th June – Tunnels, Aberdeen w/ The Music Tapes 26th June – Hootenanny, Inverness w/ The Music Tapes 27th June – Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh w/ The Music Tapes 20th July – Tiree Music Festival 3rd August – Belladrum Festival 10th August – Black Isle Showground, Inverness w/ Runrig 14th August – Electric Circus, Edinburgh Fringe 17th August – Corran Halls, Oban 24th August – Doune the Rabbit Hole
Glasgow Folk Rock quintet Washington Irving will release ‘Palomides : Volume 1′ on April 22nd, with the second half of the 2-part album dropping later this year.
Here’s the lead-single ‘Wandering Wits’
Having toured the country with Frightened Rabbit in February, the band will be embarking on a headline tour of their own this month.
24th April – Leeds Brudenell Social Club 25th April – London The Garage 26th April – Chester Telford Warehouse 28th April – Manchester The Castle 29th April – Sheffield The Greystones 30th April – Glasgow King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut 5th May – Middlesbrough Westgarth Social Club
On tour with Frightened Rabbit
Feb 8th – Norwich Waterfront w/ Frightened Rabbit Feb 9th – Birmingham Library w/ Frightened Rabbit Feb 11th – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms w/ Frightened Rabbit Feb 12th – Brighton Concorde 2 w/ Frightened Rabbit Feb 13th – London HMV Forum w/ Frightened Rabbit Feb 13th – London Bull & Gate Feb 14th – Cambridge Junction w/ Frightened Rabbit Feb 16th – Bristol Fleece w/ Frightened Rabbit Feb 17th – Exeter Phoenix w/ Frightened Rabbit Feb 18th – Stoke Sugarmill w/ Frightened Rabbit
Washington Irving – Holy Company from Kristian Hentschel on Vimeo.
Five-piece folk rock outfit from Glasgow who are lined up for a Celtic Connections appearance in January of 2013 and SXSW later in the next year as well as touring with the mighty Frightened Rabbit, the band cite Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Neutral Milk Hotel and Arcade Fire as influences – look and listen.
Little Wanderer, Head Thee Home by Washington Irving