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Fallen Angels Club News Update December 2015

2016

RICHMOND FONTAINE WEBHAYES CARLL (2)Next year is shaping up to be one of our busiest years yet,  if you pop over to the Gig Guide you will see lots of great shows now on sale.

We have waited a long time to bring the brilliant singer song writer Hayes Carll to Glasgow. Wishes do come true, The Hayes Carll Trio will play The CCA on Sunday 24th April. Please note this show will be a standing show. Tickets available here.

Richmond Fontaine play their first Glasgow show in several years at The Art School on Wednesday 27th April. The hugely influential band from Portland Oregon are led by singer, song writer and novelist Willy Vlautin. RF will be performing songs from their extensive back catalogue and from their new album, “You Can’t Go Back if There’s Nothing To Back To”. Tickets available here.

The legendary Dan Stuart from Green On Red will rock Stereo on Renfield Lane on Thursday 25th February. Dan will be performing new songs from his new album, “Marlowe’s Revenge”, plus some songs from his own back catalogue and from his Green On Red days.

Fallen Angels Club favourite Diana Jones returns in 2016 with a solo show in The CCA on Tuesday 12th April. Diana’s new album, “Museum of Appalachia Recordings” has been collecting fine reviews from various sources.

Wreckless Eric

Well, that’s our gigs finished for another year, we finished the year off in fine style one of our favourite venues with Wreckless Eric on the 10th December.

Blue Rose Code- The Drygate

We were really delighted with the response and the feedback regarding The Drygate Brewing Company as a venue, this was a really special night and absolutely stunning performance from Ross Wilson and band aka Blue Rose Code.

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RICHMOND FONTAINE WEBRichmond Fontaine plus Fernando

Wednesday 27th April 2016

The Art School Glasgow

Tickets £16.50 from Tickets Scotland 0141 204 5151

Book online

The wonderful Richmond Fontaine are heading to Glasgow in April 2016 a month after their 10th album, You Can’t Go Back if There’s Nothing To Back To” is released.

They will play the Art School on Wednesday, April 27 – and it will be the first time since 2012 that this hugely talented, highly literate and widely acclaimed bunch of musicians will have hit the road as a whole band as other projects have been undertaken in that time.

And the word is that once again, Willy Vlautin and his mates have produced a wealth of beautifully executed story songs on the new album, the likes of which are rarely matched in today’s musical landscape.

Their songs are raw, thoughtful and played with inspiration and devotion, as anyone who has listened to any of their previous albums or seen them live will testify.

A major draw in the land of Americana and beyond, we are delighted they can come to Glasgow again.

“…one of their genre’s premier attractions.” BBC Music online.

Fernando ’s new album ‘Leave The Radio On’ is 3 years in the making, a virtual who’s who of Portland Oregon’s finest musicians, including Peter Buck (on 8 tracks) and Scott McCaughey of REM, Sarabeth Tucek as well as members of M.Ward, Elliott Smith, Richmond Fontaine/The Delines bands.

Willy Vlautin of Richmond Fontaine says “Pacific Northwest legend, Fernando has made the best record of his life. One of my all time favorite singer-songwriters”

RICHMOND FONTAINE WEBRichmond Fontaine Fairwell Tour

Plus Peter Bruntnell & Jerry Joseph

Tuesday 18th October 2016

The Caves Edinburgh

Tickets £16.50 from Tickets Scotland Edinburgh 0131 220 3234

& Ripping Records 0131 226 7010

Book online

Doors 7.30pm, 8pm start

Richmond Fontaine will say farewell to Scotland with a show at The Caves in Edinburgh on October 18.

As they have clearly been one of the best alt.country acts over the past 20 years, this is bound to be a somewhat bittersweet event for their appreciative fans, currently enthralled by their final release, You Can’t Go Back If There’s Nothing To Go Back To.

Main man, Willy Vlautin has poured out a stream of well-crafted songs in album after album, all delivered with thought, passion and a huge level of spirit.

On stage, they dip and drive through sets that keep everyone wanting more.

“We will never see Richmond Fontaine again in Scotland after this gig so it will be emotional but also brilliant as they raid their catalogue of songs,” said Kevin Morris of the Fallen Angels Club, which also promoted the band’s knock-out April gig in Glasgow.

“RF retain an endearing ability to be rockers, hushed raconteurs and first-class Americana roots exponents.” ¬ AMERICANA-UK.