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  • PARIS Returns to Edinburgh via Berlin, London, Ireland

    Award Winning, 5 Star Show, Christine Bovill’s PARIS, at Queen’s Hall, 31 May 2018
    DOWNLOAD: Press Release – Christine Bovill – Paris

  • Rave reviews for Dean Owens’ new album, Southern Wind

    (Released on At The Helm Records, Feb 2018)
    CLICK HERE TO READ PRESS QUOTES, AND FULL REVIEWS (DOWNLOADABLE PDF)

  • Scottish Singer’s New Video Packs a Punch!

    (Dark and powerfully evocative video for title track of Dean Owens’ new album, with cameo from Game of Thrones / Doctor Who actor, Jamie Sives (Feb 2018))
    DOWNLOAD: Press Release – Dean Owens – Southern Wind video

  • Highlands phenomenon Tide Lines – new single, CD, tour

    Force of music Tide Lines announce new single release, CD and tour dates (2018)
    DOWNLOAD: Press Release – Tide Lines – new single – album – tour

  • Square One with special guest Andy Middleton

    Award Winning Scottish Band Announce Tour With Top US Jazz Musician (2018)
    DOWNLOAD: Press Release – Square One with Andy Middleton

     
     
     
     
     
     
     

  • Roots in the Round – UK tour, Nov/Dec 2017

    Nashville style songwriters circle with Dean Owens, Robert Vincent, Worry Dolls, The Black Feathers
    DOWNLOAD: Press Release – Roots in the Round

  • “Queen of Southern Gothic” Hannah Aldridge – UK wide tour, Oct/Nov 2017

    DOWNLOAD: Press Release – Hannah Aldridge – TOUR DATES

  • Award winning band on the road from London and Bath to Inverness: Rolling Stone faves Elephant Sessions on tour, Nov 2017

    DOWNLOAD: Press Release – Elephant Sessions – Sep 2017

     

  • Scottish troubadour Dean Owens trailblazing to Nashville’s Americanafest + new record label, single and tour news

    DOWNLOAD: Press Release – Dean Owens – Americanafest-New label-single-tour news


    NEW SINGLE/VIDEO – Out 8 Sep 2017:

     

  • Chanteuse Christine Bovill Returns to Edinburgh Fringe with 5-STAR PARIS and PIAF Shows

    Press Release – Christine Bovill – Paris and Piaf

     

  • Rezillo Fay Fife has new band and brand new single (28 July)

    Press Release – Fay Fife – Don’t Dress Me Up (28 July 2017)

     

  • Hannah Aldridge – New CD (Gold Rush) and UK Tour (May 2017)

    Press Release – Hannah Aldridge – Gold Rush (16 Jun 2017)

  • Redwood Mountain (Dean Owens, Amy Geddes) – New CD and Tour Dates (Apr 2017)

    Press Release – Dean Owens – Redwood Mountain

  • Scotland – World Cup 1967 TShirts (Apr 2017)

    Press Release – Scottish Fitba T Shirt

  • Ben Glover – Scottish Tour Dates

    Press Release – Ben Glover – Voodoo Rooms (UK Tour)

  • Famous Spiegeltent Forced to Bow Out After 33 Years at Edinburgh Fringe (Feb 2017)

    Official Statement from Famous Spiegeltent – Feb 2017

     

  • New Single Release in Aid of Marie Curie (10 Mar 2017)

    Press Release – Julie’s Moon (Dean Owens & The Whisky Hearts)

     

  • Happy Christmas from Scotland’s “Maestro of Misery”!

    Press Release – Home for Christmas (Dean Owens & The Whisky Hearts)

  • AfriFest

    Press Release – AfriFest at Summerhall, 22 & 23 Oct 2016

  • Hannah Aldridge + The Black Feathers

    Press Release – Hannah Aldridge – October Tour Dates

  • Dean Owens – Press Releases – Autumn Tour + Into the Sea Deluxe

    Press Release – Dean Owens – Tour Dates – Autumn 2016
    Inc Green Note Camden, Danny and the Champions of the World tour, Whisky Hearts dates
    Press Release – Into the Sea Deluxe

     

  • The Famous Spiegeltent at Edinburgh Fringe – Press Release

    A spectacular summer season in Edinburgh (including Peter Straker, Christine Bovill, Archie Roach and Paul Kelly) and a Before the Fringe music programme which includes Fred Wesley & The New JBs and Brian Kennedy
    Press Release – Famous Spiegeltent – Jun 2016
    Multi-award winning Australian musician Archie Roach for 2 nights only in Famous Spiegeltent – ONLY UK dates
    Press Release – Archie Roach at Famous Spiegeltent

     

  • Dean Owens – Hank Williams shows and Summer Tour News – Press Release

    Settin’ the Woods on Fire (Songs I Learned From Hank) – with The Celtabilly Allstars and special guests – Southern Fried, Glasgow, Edinburgh’s Queen’s Hall (Ed Fringe)
    Press Release – Dean Owens – Settin the Woods on Fire (Jun 2016)
    Summer tour News – inc SummerTyne, Liquid Room (with Jason Isbell), Green Note Camden, Danny and the Champions of the World tour
    Press Release – Dean Owens – Touring – New Release – Summer 2016

     

  • Remember to Breathe – UK Premiere, Edinburgh Fringe – Press Release

    Press Release – Remember to Breathe – EdFringe – Jun 2016
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  • Two Fiery Nashville Daughters Heading for The Voodoo Rooms – Press Release – May 2016

    Press Release – Hannah Aldridge + Lilly Hiatt – Voodoo Rooms

     

  • New single from Dean Owens -Press Release – Feb 2016

    Release date: Fri 15 Apr 2016
    Press Release – Dean Owens – Cotton Snow – Feb 2016

     

  • The Men From Leith with Dick Gaughan, Blue Rose Code and Dean Owens & The Whisky Hearts – Press Release – Feb 2016

    Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, Fri 6 May
    Press Release – The Men From Leith
    The Men From Leith - composite (smaller)

     

     

     

     

     

  • DEAN OWENS – Press Release – Jan 2016

    Dean Owens’ Celtic Connections “Dream Date” + AMA-UK Showcase date
    Press Release – Dean Owens – January 2016a
    Dean Owens and The Whisky Hearts (photo by Louis de Carlo)

     

     

     

     

     

  • ANDA UNION – Press Release

    Dec 2015 – UK wide tour by brilliant 9 piece Anda Union musicians from Inner Mongolia
    Press Release – Anda Union – Jan 2016
    members of Anda Union band, from Mongolia
     

     

     

  • Dean Owens – Press Releases

    October 2015 (2) – You never know what’s up there! Tale of the singer, a song and dedicated fans Press Release – The Lair of the Lion Tamer
    October 2015 – Autumn tour dates (London, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Edinburgh) + Single and Video Release – Press Release – Dean Owens – Oct 2015


    May 2015Into the Sea Update, Sessions and Summer Tour – Press Release – Dean Owens – Summer Tour
    Mar 2015 – Album Release – Press Release – Dean Owens – Into the Sea (Mar 2015 (2))
    Jan 2015 – Celtic Connections, dates + single, album releases Press Release – Dean Owens (update Feb 2015)


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  • Press Releases – Edinburgh Fringe 2015

    Ed Fringe DANCE
    Jun 2015Press Release – Charo Cala Flamenco

    Ed Fringe THEATRE
    Jun 2015Press Release – Little Thing Big Thing (Fishamble/Donal O’Kelly)
    Jun 2015Press Release – Katie O’Kelly Counter Culture

    Ed Fringe MUSIC
    Jun 2015Press Release – Africa Live! / Zambra!
    Jun 2015Dean Owens and the Felsons – Cash Back (Songs I Learned From Johnny)

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    Press Release – Traditional Flamenco Nights

    Mar 2015 – Press Release – Fab Flamenco Nights


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    Poción de Fe – Press Release

    Feb 2015 – Introducing Poción de Fe – Gigs, single release
    Press Release – Pocion de Fe (Feb 2015)

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    Samba Sene – Press Release

    Feb 2015 – Gigs News, including Ndaje: African Connections
    Press Release – Samba Sene Diwan – Feb 2015

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    Struileag: Children of the Smoke – Press Releases

    One of the key events of Homecoming Scotland 2014 and the Commonwealth Games Festival Programme – a spectacular multimedia live performance involving over 70 writers, musicians, dancers and artists. The project also includes a CD, Poetry competition and book, interactive website about the gaelic diaspora and a BBC film.

    Dec 2014 – Jim Sutherland wins Composer of the Year Award at the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards
    PRESS RELEASE: COMPOSER OF THE YEAR AWARD


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    Nov 2014 – Trad Awards Event of the Year and Composer of the Year shortlisting for Children of the Smoke‘s Artistic Director Jim Sutherland – CHILDREN OF THE SMOKE PRESS RELEASE – Trad awards
    Jun 2014 – Launch of spectacular multimedia performance CHILDREN OF THE SMOKE PRESS RELEASE Jun 2014

    Adam Holmes – Press Releases

    Nov 2014 – Trad Awards Album of the Year Nomination, Mark Radcliffe Sessions, London –
    Press Release – Adam Holmes Awards news – Nov 2014 (2)
    Apr 2014 – Scottish Album of the Year Longlist – Press Release – Adam Holmes – SAY Award Longlist – Apr 14
    Apr 2014 – Cambridge Folk Festival showcase Press Release – Adam Holmes Apr 14 (3)
    Dec 2103Heirs and Graces CD Release Press Release – Adam Holmes
    Dec 2013Heirs and Graces – Album info and credits CD – Summary info – Heirs and Graces (Adam Holmes)