LARRY CAMPBELL & TERESA WILLIAMS
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Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams To Embark on Tour of UK & Ireland
Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams, “The first couple of Americana” (Mojo), will make their UK/Ireland debut in January, 2018. The couple have released two critically acclaimed albums on the Red House label, a self-titled debut in 2015 and Contraband Love in September 2017.
The duo have performed throughout the US and Canada on their own and with luminaries Levon Helm, Phil Lesh and Friends, Emmylou Harris, Shawn Colvin, Hot Tuna, John Prine, Jackson Browne and others. Campbell has performed in the UK and Europe with Bob Dylan, Richie Havens, Doug Sahm and David Bromberg, but this is his first tour with wife and musical partner Teresa Williams.
Some of the highlights of the tour will be at Celtic Connections in Glasgow, where Campbell & Williams will open for Shawn Colvin and perform the entirety of Colvin’s Grammy winning album, A Few Small Repairs. Later Campbell and Williams will perform in Dublin at Whelans and Nell’s Jazz and Blues in London.
Praise for Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams:
“Passionate, eloquent, spilling over with regal harmonies…channeling Emmylou and Gram.” – Uncut (9/10 stars)
“Rife with joyousness…[Larry and Teresa] put honesty and directness above all.” – Relix
“[Larry and Teresa] have created a unique sound inspired by the past, that is spirited, stirring and timeless.” – American Songwriter
“Bittersweet and wounded and honest.” – Time
Jan 19 Thorner Victory Hall, Leeds, UK
Jan 21 Celtic Connections – Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, UK
Jan 23 Dolans, Limerick, Ireland
Jan 24 Whelans, Dublin, Ireland
Jan 26 Whitehorse, Ballincollig, Ireland
Jan 28 Nell’s Jazz & Blues, London, UK
€16.50 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)
– 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or credit card bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.
Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required
AFTER THE GIG
Whelan’s Silent Disco, now every Mon, Tue & Wed from 11pm – 2 DJs, just pick the one you like best [Free Entry] plus Late Bar.