James Yorkston - 'Border Song' [Listen]
Veteran Scottish folk artist James Yorkston is set to release his newest studio album, I Was A Cat From A Book, later this summer, with his brand new single ‘Border Song’ leading the way.
The single and album will both be released August 13th via Domino Records, Yorkston’s first album release in nearly four years. He has also scheduled several tour dates in the UK, which you can see below after the stream.
- Friday 29 June – St Mary’s Church, Reading
- Friday 6 July – Hull Literature Festival (solo show with music and readings)
- Saturday 21 July - Sheffield Tramlines Festival
- Sunday 29 July – Camp Bestival
- Friday 14 September – The Duke, Theatre, Lancaster
- Friday 21 September – Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh
- Saturday 22 September - St. Mary’s Church, Ashford
- Sunday 23 September – Brighton, Brighton Ballroom
- Monday 24 September – London, Queen Elizabeth Hall
Back in August James Yorkston released his beautiful new album, I Was A Cat From A Book, and to celebrate we took him to a pub in Kings Cross for a quick pint. We also managed to convince him to play a couple of tracks for us (lucky he had his guitar with him, hey?). [read more]
On August 13th the legendary via James Yorkston will release his new album, I Was A Cat From A Book, via Domino Records. To celebrate his first album release in nearly four years, we asked him to take part in the latest edition of 'Under The Influence', and he came through with some amazing picks. [read more]
Today's roundup includes Grizzly Bear, Two Door Cinema Club and James Yorkston. *Remember! The news roundup gets updated throughout the day, so make sure you come back later for more news! Grizzly Bear Grizzly Bear (pictured above) will continue their current run of success with their largest London headline show to date next March at the Roundhouse. Tickets for this special show taking place on Saturday 13th March 2010 are priced at Â£18.50 + booking fee and go on sale ... (continued) [read more]