We're very pleased to announce that Sam will be taking part in Sweet liberties, an exciting new collaborative project exploring and celebrating the history of democracy. Sam will be joined by songwriters Martyn Joseph, Nancy Kerr and Maz O'Connor, accompanied by Patsy Reid and Nick Cooke. Full details on the EFDSS site.
Sweet Liberties Tour
Tues 24th November - Cambridge
False Lights' debut album Salvor received 4 stars in its first national press reivew. In Monday's Guardian Robin Denselow wrote of the 'impressive variety' on display from a 'bravely original folk-rock band'. Read the full review of Salvor - which was also had its official release on Monday - here.
This week Sam takes to the road with his and Jim Moray's new band False Lights. They'll be playing material from their debut album Salvor which has its official release on Feb 2nd. To catch False Lights in full swing come along to one of the shows listed below, and check out this newly-released video from their first ever show
We're very pleased to announce that False Lights - Sam's new joint venture with Jim Moray - will be live in session on The Folk Show tomorrow night, BBC Radio 2 from 7pm. Here's a listen again link if you can't catch it live:
There are still a few tickets left for a special one-off show at De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill-on-Sea tomorrow night, where Sam will be joining Oysterband and June Tabor for a unique concert. Grab one of the last few seats while you can!
Following on from the roaring success of False Lights' debut at Folk East this weekend, we're pleased to announce the release of tickets for two special shows in December. Wednesday 3rd December will see False Lights at the Sebright Arms in London, and on Thursday 4th at The Louisiana in Bristol. Visit www.falselights.co.uk for full details.
Unfortunately Stanfest has had to be cancelled due to a severe weather warning. Sam will join a group of UK folk artists in performing a couple of shows in Prince Edward Island this weekend. Hope the weather holds and you PEI folks can make it!
We're really pleased to announce that Sam will be making return trip to Canada to play a run of dates in July. He'll be playing on both the east and west coast including the legendary Calgary Folk Festival, full details below. Canadian fans spread the word!
4th - 6th July - Stan Rogers Folk FestivalREAD MORE
Sam will be playing a solo show at the Foundling museum on Friday 6th June, the last chance to see Sam in the capital for a while, and in a very special venue.
We're sorry to announce that Budleigh Guitar Festival has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. Apologies to anyone who was planning to attend.