Last Friday afternoon the fine folks behind Cornbury Festival arranged for Danny & The Champions Of The World to take to a makeshift stage at London’s Marylebone station for “Cornbury Tracks“. Here’s a video of Danny & Rosalie treating the rush hour commuters to acoustic renditions of Henry The Van & Loose favourite, Old Soul.
You do know it’s Record Store Day this Saturday? We hope you’ll all be heading down to your local record shops and joining in with the celebrations. Find a guide to nationwide in-store goings-on here. We’d tell you to “show your support”, but a better way of doing that would probably be to keep on going back to visit on any of the other 364 days in a year that aren’t Record Store Day. Don’t let Sean put you off.
Although Loose won’t be adding to the exciting list of exclusive releases this year, we will be sending Danny & The Champs off to visit two of our favourite record shops – Diverse Music in Newport and Badlands in Cheltenham. Marvel at these beautiful posters they created especially.
The Champs are due to put in an appearance amongst the shelves of vinyl at Diverse at around about lunchtime. The Badlands show is a full on evening affair at Subtone, for which tickets are available here.
Danny and the Champs will be playing in-store at Diverse Music in Newport on the afternoon of Saturday 21st April, for what is guaranteed to be an extra specially intimate Record Store Day performance. We also hear there will be drinks and nibbles which can only add to the incentive to get yourselves down there. [...]
It seems like Danny and the Champions of the World never quite stop moving, huh? This time, they’ve added both solo and full-band dates throughout the UK this spring, supporting the likes of Chuck Prophet, Neal Casal, and Deer Tick. The band will also be playing at a handful of festivals, including the Lazy Bishops [...]
Not wishing to give Danny & co. too much time to relax in between tours, we already have a load more dates lined up – take a look below. Supporting Richmond Fontaine duo :- 08/03 The Musician, LEICESTER* 09/03 Tingewick Village Hall, BUCKINGHAM* 20/03 10 Feet Tall, CARDIFF * Supporting Chuck Prophet :- 11/04 The Deaf Institute, [...]
Feb 14th – we assume you have it marked it your diaries – “Danny & The Champions of the World’s Heart & Arrows album out today on 180g vinyl!!“. No? Well that’s why we’re here – to remind you. The Champs continue to rock the pubs tonight at The Railway in Winchester, tomorrow at The Greystones [...]
The Champs’ returned from Spain & France last week, having totally rocked the shit out of each venue, debuting some brand new songs along the way. Check out THIS acoustic session they did for Spain’s Radio 3. 24 minutes in is a good place to skip to. The band also appeared on the front page of [...]