FRANCIS NEVE LIVE IN LONDON + new single Winterbury due Spring 2011
FEBRUARY 9 – THE STRONGROOMS, EC2A 3SQ
FEBRUARY 19 – AAA, W8 5NP
MARCH 2 – BULL & GATE, NW5 2TJ
MARCH 7 – DUBLIN CASTLE, NW1
AS PLAYED ON BBC RADIO 6
“His lo-fi pop is perfectly pitched…For a debut single? Very nice” Clash
“An atmospheric, melancholic pop/folk fusion masterpiece…a debut single to sit up and take notice of.” This is Fake DIY
“Hits you with quirky beats, weaving bass lines and punchy rhythms…a captivating listen.” For Folks Sake
Praise for debut mini album ‘The Second Time We First Met’ OUT NOW:
“His ethereal vocals pave the way for something original: a sound which fuses the emotiveness of Bon Iver with fervent harmonics reminiscent of early Foals.” Music Week
“A triumph from the off.” Stereoboard
“A truly exceptional album.” ***** Music News
“A collection of emotive lo-fi pop…he has poured his heart and soul into it.” Bearded Magazine
Essex born, singer-songwriter Francis Neve has confirmed more London live shows for 2011. Francis and band will be taking to the stage at the East End’s Strong Rooms on February 9, High Street Kensington’s newest live venue, AAA on February 19th, the Best of Myspace night at the Bull & Gate on March 2nd and Camden’s legendary Dublin Castle on March 7. More dates to be announced.
Francis will be performing new material, plus music from his critically acclaimed debut album, The Second Time We First Met, released late last year – a mini album of subtly infectious emotive pop, which won over the likes of Clash, Music Week, Bearded, This is Fake DIY and For Folks Sake.
The first single taken from the album, Brian’s Drying Up was accompanied by a stunning lo-fi video which attracted a lot attention online. Here you’ll find it streamed on the likes of Clash Music, Room Thirteen, Stereoboard, and The Music Fix, next to features with sites like Access All Areas, Bearded and Gaydar. Other fans include Jazz FM and the BBC.
His album ‘The Second Time We First Met’ is OUT NOW with track ‘Come Near’ available as a free download from his website.
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