Richard Ashcroft to visit Edinburgh during 2019 UK and Ireland tour

Richard Ashcroft to visit Edinburgh during 2019 UK and Ireland tour

Indie icon Richard Ashcroft has announced a UK & Ireland headline tour for 2019, which includes a visit to Edinburgh. The former fromtman of The Verve, who is gearing up to release fifth solo studio album Natural Rebel, will perform at the Capital’s Usher Hall on Tuesday, 23 April. Ashcroft will also play gigs in London, Newcastle, Birmingham and Dublin, among other cities. Natural Rebel will be released on 19 October. It follows Alone With…

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Watch: Richard Ashcroft shares video for Born To Be Strangers

Watch: Richard Ashcroft shares video for Born To Be Strangers

Ahead of his visit to Scotland next month, Richard Ashcroft has shared the second single from his soon-to-be-released new album, Natural Rebel. You can watch the video for Born To Be Strangers right here. Following on from first single Surprised By The Joy, Born To Be Strangers is a slick rock ‘n’ roll record bristling with charisma, featuring authentic guitars and Ashcroft’s vocals shine with splendour. “This record has more guitar playing on it than…

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Richard Ashcroft to support Noel Gallagher in Scotland this summer

Richard Ashcroft to support Noel Gallagher in Scotland this summer

British indie icon Richard Ashcroft has been announced as the main support act for Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds at Glasgow Summer Sessions on Friday 26, August, Bellahouston Park. Johnny Marr and Circa Waves join the former frontman of The Verve, completing the bill for NGHFB’s biggest Scottish show to date. Ashcroft has penned some of the most iconic songs of the 90s, with Bittersweet Symphony (listen below), Lucky Man and The Drugs Don’t Work all stand out tracks on…

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