DUKE AND THE KING
Because of its high-quality line up from start to finish, this is probably "the" gig to see so far this year in Leeds.
The word from the Hee Haw promoters suggest you buy your tickets ASAP from the following outlets;
Tickets £10 advance from Jumbo Records & Crash Records in Leeds - please support your local record store and buy tickets from them.
THE DUKE & THE KING (Loose Music) -
Wednesday 21st April @ The HiFi Club, Leeds, LS1 6DE, door open 19-30.
Described as a glam-soul-folk quartet from New York featuring Simone Felice (of Felice Brothers fame), Bobbie Bird Burke, Simi Stone and Nowell Haskins. They return to Leeds after a successful Hee Haw Sessions gig at the Brudenell last September since which they have featured on Jools Holland and received numerous accolades including; Daily Telegraph album of the year / Album and live show in Uncut best of year list / Sunday Times No.4 album of the year / Nominated for the Uncut Music Award 2009.
Support from two quality acts who are also signed to Loose Music (One of our favourite record labels)
DANNY AND THE CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD -
“a dusty, wistful sepia-toned postcard from from an imagined past, it slots right in between peak Kerouac, Pat Garrett-era Dylan and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young" **** MOJO
TREVOR MOSS & HANNAH-LOU -
“reminiscent of 60's folk rock bands such as Fairport Convention as well as Dylan in his more reflective moments" The Guardian
This promises to be a very special gig, miss it and you'll definately regret it!
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