Teddy Thompson The Heartbreaker Please Tour + Roseanne Reid

The Glee Club, Nottingham

Thursday 4th Feb 2021 7:00pm

14+ (under 16’s with adult 18+. Photo ID required)

Maximum of 6 tickets
Unreserved Seating

£21.45 inc. booking fee

£19.50 face value

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Ages 14+. All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID to gain entry. Under 16s must carry photo ID and be accompanied by an adult with a ticket to the show at all times (see FAQs – www.glee.co.uk)

Event Information

Teddy Thompson's new album HEARTBREAKER PLEASE is released on Thirty Tigers

Called ‘one of the most gifted singer-songwriters of his generation’ by The New York Times, singer-songwriter Teddy Thompson is a native Englishman who has adopted New York City as his home; famously the son of singer-songwriters Richard and Linda Thompson, he emigrated to the States, barely out of his teens, to embark on a career of his own. He was heavily influenced not by folk music but by such artists as Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley and the Everly Brothers. As NPR reported, ‘Teddy says he didn't listen to any music made after 1959 until he was 16. As a kid, he listened to early rock 'n' roll and country music exclusively.’ This resulted in a unique voice that is at once rock and country, then pop and folk.

'While music is in his DNA, Thompson sings with his own voice, a powerfully understated, emotional, echoey croon' (★★★★ Guardian)

He has released five albums to critical acclaim and has contributed to the soundtrack of the Golden Globe and Bafta-winning film Brokeback Mountain. He has also collaborated on projects with Rufus and Martha Wainwright and recorded songs for the soundtrack to the Leonard Cohen tribute I'm Your Man. He contributed songs to the Nick Drake retrospective Way to Blue.

You can listen to and buy Heartbreaker Please from https://ffm.to/heartbreaker-eu

‘Heartbreaker Please’ https://youtu.be/l1NPCAxPlFE

‘Brand New’ https://youtu.be/xago67bW2Ko

Roseanne Reid will open for Teddy on all dates. The daughter of The Proclaimers’ Craig Reid is a new voice in folk-roots music and her debut album was produced by Teddy himself, alongside other special guest appearances including her mentor, and one of her champions, Americana legend Steve Earle: https://youtu.be/hrvKh9XKogU

‘Reid has clearly made members of folk-rock royalty sit up and take notice early in her career with her songs which are full of bluesy southern soulful stock, complemented by Reid’s husky voice and simple but effective guitar playing’ (Americana UK)
Roseanne recently released The September Tapes, recorded whilst she was in Nashville performing at the Americana Fest. The EP includes an original composition ‘Couldn’t Wish More For You’, her version of ‘You Are My Sunshine’, and a cover of ‘Malibu’: https://youtu.be/5c1aVPfDzPQ

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Facilities

Venue Address

  • British Waterways Building
    Castle Wharf Canal Street
    Nottingham
    UK
    NG17EH

Venue Information

  • The nearest car parks are Broadmarsh Car Park or Canal Street Car Park

Venue Age Restriction

  • Over 18s only

Venue Accessibility Information

  • All floors are accessible by lifts. Disabled toilets on each floor. Please contact the venue if you require any assistance on arrival or a wheelchair allocation.