33 Queens Road, LS61NY Leeds
Starts Monday, 20/02/17 12:41
‘Skeleton Key Records in association with Brudenell Social Club By arrangement with X-ray presents’
plus guest supports...Edgar Jones & the Joneses and Cut Glass Kings
Warped guitars, groove-bodied bass, hypnotic drums and emphatic dual vocals collectively spanning a layered cinematic soundscape – this is the majestic sound ofThe Sundowners. Made up ofNiamh Rowe(Vocals/Rhythm Guitar),Fiona Skelly(Vocals/Rhythm Guitar),Alfie Skelly(Lead Guitar),Tim Cunningham(Bass) andJim Sharrock(Drums) the Liverpool quintet are all set to announce details of their second album, the keenly anticipated follow-up to their lauded self-titled debut, appearing onSkeleton Key Records.
Following a busy 18 months touring in support of debut albumSundowners– spanning a UK tour, dates alongsideThe Coraland festival performances atIsle of Wight Festival, Festival No.6andLiverpool Sound Cityadding to a festival résumé that already boasted an impressiveGlastonburyset to a packed tent in 2013, The Sundowners reconvened at Liverpool’s Parr Street Studios at various points throughout 2016 to build, experiment and ultimately polish album two. Working alongside debut album production teamJames SkellyandRich Turvey(The Coral, Blossoms, She Drew The Gun) and added influences and production fromAndy Votel.Inspired by an eclectic range of sounds and wide-ranging record collections the fivesome are constantly honing and evolving their sound with refreshing innovative touches from driving riffs and cinematic sequences to swirling organs and stellar harmonies from the ethereal voices of Skelly and Rowe. All beautifully showcased in new lead singleGreat Beauty, which received radio play fromBBC 6 MusicandRadio Xupon release and was labelled “utterly majestic” byThis Feeling.
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