Fri, 28 Jan|
Matt Owens + Alex Lipinski + Si Connelly
Founder member of Noah and the Whale Matt Owens headlines this very special and intimate hometown show. in the Gallery Room.
Time & Location
28 Jan 2022, 19:30
Bath, 10 St James's St, Bath BA1 2TW, UK
About the event
About Matt Owens:
British-born singer-songwriter and musician Matt Owens first came to prominence as a founder member of indie-folk band Noah and the Whale. Releasing four • a hm. Non and the Whale achieved huse success in the Uk and overseas, selling over one million albums in the Uk alone. The band toured the world between 2UUb and 2014, playing hundreds of festivals, including Austin City Limits, Fuji Rocks, and Lollapalooza, as well as touring with the likes of Arcade Fire, Bahamas, and Laura Marling. February 2019 saw the release of Matt's debut solo album, "Whiskey and Orchids" to widespread critical acclaim including a 3-star review in Maverick Magazine. Nigel Stonier produced the album which featured Tom Waits' drummer Michael Blair, Thea Gilmore, and Carleigh Aikins from Banamas. The album received substantial radio play and that summer he played over 25 festivals as far-flung as the West Coast of Ireland and Northern Scotland, including Glastonbury. 2020 saw the release of Matt's 2nd album Scorched Earth, to a fanfare of acclaim from the music press. Man BBC Radio Shows made it their album of the week. Bob Harris included "Cargo for the Road" on his first "Best of Under the Apple Tree" compilation and the album went on to feature in many Americana albums of the year pols.
with support from Si Connelly, Alex Lipinski