Charlatans Frontman Tim Burgess to Play Mareel in September
29 May 2013
Frontman of Manchester indie-gods
The Charlatans to play Mareel
DF Concerts & Events in association
with Shetland Arts presents Tim Burgess live at Mareel on Friday 27
Tim is touring his new album 'Oh No I Love
You', which will be released on September 2, around the UK with his
five-piece band, including The Charlatans guitarist Mark
The Charlatans front-man, who
recently published his autobiography Telling
Stories, worked with Lambchop's Kurt Wagner on the
Speaking of the making of 'Oh No I Love
You', Tim said: "The root of this album goes right back to a Kurt
Wagner show in Manchester…I carried Kurt's guitar to the car for
him. I took the chance to ask him if he would ever consider writing
a song with me. He said, 'Sure Tim, you write the music and I'll
write the words'. That one song turned into an album and almost ten
year's after we first talked about it, the album is read.y"
Recorded in Nashville with producer Mark Nevers, it
features members of Lambchop, Clem Snide, and My Morning Jacket.
Chris Scruggs, grandson of the legendary banjo player Earl Scruggs
played on the album, as well as experimentalist R Stevie Moore.
Further contributions came from Factory
Floor's Gabe Gurnsey and Nik Colk Void.
Tickets go on sale this Friday (31 May) at
9am via Shetland Box Office in Mareel & Islesburgh, over the
phone on 01595 745 555, or online at www.shetlandboxoffice.org
Tickets will also be available via Ticketmaster. For more
information, please see www.gigsinscotland.com
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