soul-rock

Ben Poole to record new live album in July 2019 at three exclusive UK concerts

International Blues/Rock/Soul guitarist, singer-songwriter Ben Poole is set to record a new double live album at three UK venues in July 2019. The album will be recorded live at Barnsley’s Old Schoolhouse on Tuesday July 23rd, London’s The Half Moon in Putney on Wednesday July 24th and Bootleggers in Kendal, Cumbria on Thursday July 25th. Tickets for the concerts are available here.

Robin Trower, Maxi Priest and Livingstone Brown announce October 2019 UK Tour

The Gig Cartel in association with Manhaton Records a nationwide UK tour in October 2019 with Robin Trower, Maxi Priest and Livingstone Brown. The three musicians have joined forces on a new album, “United State of Mind”, released later in the year.

All tickets, £30, go on sale Thursday 4th April here and from the 24 HR Ticket Hotline - 0844 478 0898.

Ben Poole announces Winter 2019 UK Tour

Following the release of his latest studio album “Anytime You Need Me” and the following tour, international Blues/Rock/Soul guitarist, singer and songwriter Ben Poole is happy to announce a second leg of his “Anytime You Need Me Tour” in February 2019.

The tour kicks off on Thursday 31st January at The Maltings in Farnham and finishes on Saturday 16th February at The Leopard in Doncaster. Tickets for all concerts can be booked here.

Verity White releases music video for new single “Fade Away (Ian’s song)”

“Fade Away (Ian’s song)” is the brand new single from award-winning singer Verity White.

Released on October 5th, the single is a classic rock-ballad in structure and feel, this song uses Verity’s usual blend of rock riffs with synth highlights and is carried by her inspiring, true message and powerfully moving vocals.

Verity’s live reputation is blossoming and her CV includes a headline appearance at the prestigious Pizza Express show in London.

Watch the video below.

Ben Poole to release new studio album “Anytime You Need Me” on September 14th 2018

International Blues/Rock/Soul guitarist, singer & songwriter Ben Poole will release his brand new third studio third studio album “Anytime You Need Me” on Friday 14th September, 2018, via Manhaton Records.

The new album follows Ben’s critically acclaimed albums “Time Has Come” (2016) and “Let’s Go Upstairs” (2012).

“Anytime You Need Me” was recorded at Superfly Studios in Ollerton, Nottinghamshire produced by Wayne Proctor.

“It was an absolute joy to work again with Wayne”, says Ben Poole. “He has a great ear and knows me well and the result is amazing”.

Dave Mason and Steve Cropper to tour together for first time on Rock & Soul Revue Tour 2018

Come Summer, classic rock fans will be in for a truly memorable evening of timeless music and endless hits, as Rock and Roll Hall of Fame guitar greats Dave Mason and Steve Cropper will be hitting the road together for the first time in their careers on the Rock & Soul Revue tour that will be landing in several cities throughout the U.S. (see all currently confirmed dates below including first show/special engagement at Saloon Studios in West Jefferson, NC on May 12).
 

Verity White release new single “Breaking Out”

“Breaking Out” is the new single from south west based indie rock vocalist Verity White.

Verity is an award-winning singer (Best Female Indie Artist: Spiderweb Radio and Best Alt-Rock Song: Akademia Awards) with an exciting and powerful voice, who expresses a vast range of emotion in her lyrics.

You can hear the single, “Breaking Out”, below.

Verity White takes inspiration from various places - 90s rock bands and grunge to classic soul, industrial and metal through to folk and electronica - all of which can be glimpsed throughout her releases, with the output being brutal and beautiful, emotional rock music.

Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa to release new duet album “Black Coffee” on January 26th 2018

It has been 4 years since Grammy nominated and number 1 Billboard Blues album “Seesaw” was released by singer-songwriter and blues-rock powerhouse Beth Hart and guitar hero Joe Bonamassa. Since then, they have both been on fire, both in the studio and live.

In 2017 they finally managed to block their busy schedules and record a new studio album, called “Black Coffee”. So, the time was perfect to reunite for another collection of ten soul gems that encompass Hart's breath-taking vocals and Joe's masterfully expressive playing.

Hackney Colliery Band to release “Live” on May 12th 2017

After the stunning success of their critically-acclaimed third album “Sharpener”, London’s brass juggernauts Hackney Colliery Band blaze back onto the scene with their first live album, released on May 12th, 2017, via Veki.

With BBC Radio 2 describing them as “one of the best live bands we have in this country”, their live shows have become legendary, selling out venues across the UK and Europe, and playing main stage festival shows (Womad, Wilderness, Love Supreme, Field Day) to huge popular and critical acclaim.