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The Age. Fairfax Media. In Peacock, Steven; Jacobs, Jason eds. Television Aesthetics and Style. Bloomsbury Academic. Retrieved 24 January The exact date and time that The Waterboys will appear will be announced soon. More information about the festival here. Says Mike: "Rokudenashiko is a brave artist, and her work, which celebrates the vagina in a playful way, isn't obscene at all.
She's fighting a form of state censorship, and doing it on her own without any corporate or company backing. As a fellow artist, I support her. She's also great fun and that inspired me to write a mischievous slice of psychedelic funk in her honour". To hear the track click here. For further information on Rokudenashiko's case, click here. You can see Mike recording the song at a recent soundcheck with two Waterboys crew members, Jon Green drums and Neil Mahony bass here.
Filmed by Stu Condron. April's Native American-style flute and vocals are blended with Brother Paul's soundscapes. We asked Mike Scott if he'd heard it and he emailed: "Yeah. That's the music Brother Paul played in his car every day when we were making Modern Blues. He'd pick me up at the hotel and when I got in the car it was like stepping into a parallel world of this gorgeous hypnotic healing music, totally different from Paul's rock and roll but still beautiful. And April sings like an earth angel. On their tours this Autumn the Waterboys will be supported by three acts, all personally chosen by the band:.
Freddie will be performing with a three piece line-up including Waterboys alumnus Joe Chester. Their new album Master has just been released. Jarrod's new album will be released in The feature will air in two parts:. The stream isn't available for viewers in other countries, we're sorry to say, but a clip of the band playing The Whole Of The Moon is universally accessible here.
Due to a change in local government, the Ourense show on 23rd June has been cancelled on short notice. The cancellation was out of the band's hands. We hope to play for the people of Santiage De Compostelo at our earliest opportunity. Thanks to all of the fans who signed the petition and sent emails asking the BBC to include the Waterboys in their televised coverage of Glastonbury Festival. For those outside the UK, an audio-only stream will also be available.
You will be able to access all of this, and find further information on the BBC's website here. Fans are still collecting signatures for the petition requesting that the BBC include The Waterboys in their television coverage. It can be signed here until Monday, June 22nd. He selected ten favourite records - two a day - for Ken's Tracks Of My Years feature and talked about them, and their place in his life. The fifth and last segment Mike did for the show is on from 9.
The band's Oslo show on 17 October is sold out, and a second show at Sentrum Scene has been added on 18th October. Tickets are available now here. Waterboys fans have begun a petition asking the BBC to televise the band's upcoming performance at Glastonbury. You can view and sign the petition here. Admission is free to the public. More information about the festival is available here. Dranouter Festival in Belgium on August 9th. Check your local listings.
Selected by Waterboys keyboard player Brother Paul, a native of Memphis, Tennessee, this killer playlist comprises some of Paul's favourite tracks from his home town. To listen click here. Like many great rock drummersbefore him, including Charlie Watts and Mitch Mitchell, Waterboy Ralph Salmins is also a gifted jazz player. He selected an hour of his favourite jazz music for this week's Spotify playlist. Steve Wickham, born and raised in Dublin, has been playing Irish traditional tunes since he was a boy.
Over the years they've become woven into Waterboys music and the fabric of Steve's life. This is a selection of what Steve considers the major tunes in the Irish trad canon. Listen here. The sleeve is a beautiful sliding container and the back cover includes a sleevenote by Mike. Copies will be available at participating stores worldwide. Says Zach: "There are so many great guitarists in Austin, Texas, you can drive yourself crazy trying to keep up.gatsbycapital.co.uk/two-tales-of-terror.php
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This playlist features some of my favorite guitarists at their soulful, twangy and—most of all—funky best. Come and see his dream come true! As David has played on some of the best records ever made, you better believe this is gonna be a great playlist. Access it here. A second show at Boston's Wilbur Theatre has been added for 29th April. The Waterboys have created a selection of playlists on Spotify and these will go live, each Friday, for the next 6 weeks, starting today with Mike's "Now That's What I Call Good Lyrics", available for streaming now.
Next week will be a playlist by another band member, and so on. Photo of David and Mavis backstage by Judy Hood. John and The Waterboys. He did a solo Concert in Rosselare, Belgium fiddle tunes and a few songs , plus concerts with his "other band" NoCrows in Flanders and Sligo.
They call themselves Agrelia's Castle and the album is out in September. The photo shows April and Paul. He's been writing and recording with roots rocker Mike Farris, and making an album with his namesake, LA-based jazz guitarist Paul Brown, for their band The Brothers Brown. Three shows in Norway have been added as part of The Waterboys European tour.
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More European dates will be announced as they are confirmed. The Norwegian dates are:. The track was produced by Mike Scott. When Mike was asked to contribute to the album he suggested Glistening Bay. Getting to record a new version was magical. Tickets for most dates are on sale to the public today.
See below for further details. Purchase online here. Tickets are also available by phone at Tickets are available from this Friday, 6 Feb, from the box office and online here. View the full list of UK and Irish dates here. Mike was interviewed for French TV's Telerama. The interviewer placed folded post-it notes on a table, each with a topic, and asked Mike to pick them up one at a time and discuss each topic. View the results here. See it here. Tickets for the Waterboys tour of Australia and New Zealand go on sale to the general public on Friday Jan 30th, but will be on sale to Waterboys news subscribers from Thursday 29th.
Date and booking details as follows:. The band will play a four-song live session on Chris Evans' morning show, this Friday, between 8. Stream it here. When playing in Amsterdam last month, The Waterboys filmed a live version of November Tale for a new video. The video was directed by Robert Jan Westdijk, who also filmed the band's two Amsterdam shows for inclusion in his next movie.
Access the streaming here. Access is only available to users in those countries. Other countries will follow later and we will keep you posted. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased here in several formats, including weekend and one day. The North American release of Modern Blues has been put back to 7th April to coincide with the Waterboys' upcoming tour of the US and Canada, which will be announced shortly and will run from mid-April to late May. North American purchasers who pre-order downloads of the album can download three of the songs, Destinies Entwined, November Tale and Beautiful Now at time of purchase.
An advance stream of the album will be announced in March. The first North American single will be Beautiful Now, and a new video for the song, filmed in December at an amusement park in Ventura, California, will be issued in February. The video features Mike Scott and Brother Paul driving bumper cars while singing the song. A photo from the shoot can be seen above. Lyrics by WB Yeats. Undeterred, the band played a short set in a bar in town, thanks to local band Gillie's Hillbillies who lent them amplification. Waterboys' fan Erwin Rademaker drew this fabulous cartoon of the band's current line-up.
The third track to be unveiled from Modern Blues is the gorgeous love song Beautiful Now, which will be the American single from the album. We've known it all along, but Waterboys drummer Ralph Salmins has been acknowledged as one of the world's finest drummers, placing in the top 16 of Rhythm Magazine's readers' poll. Read all about it here. The Waterboys' two sell-out shows at Amsterdam Paradiso in early December were a great success. The new band came, saw and conquered and footage was shot for Robert Jan Westdijk's forthcoming movie "Waterboys". The set featured half a dozen songs from the new album Modern Blues, including sngle November Tale and show closer Long Strange Golden Road which marked Steve Wickham's debut as a top-hatted lap steel player.
This middle of the road showbiz event has been running since and is the show during which John Lennon once famously invited the people in the expensive seats to "rattle your jewellery". The explosive set included half a dozen songs from the forthcoming album plus a selection of favourites, and featured the live debuts of bassist David Hood and lead guitarist Zach Ernst. The set closed with an eleven-minute full electric version of Long Strange Golden Road.
The Waterboys will headline next year's Sligo Live festival on 24th October. The first single from Modern Blues is the song November Tale, a beautiful soul-influenced rocker. It features electric piano and string arrangement by Brother Paul, and lead guitar by the band's ace new guitarslinger Zach Ernst, plus Muscle Shoals great David Hood on bass. You can listen to it here , and pre-order the album for download here. The single is immediately available upon album pre-order, but it is also available as a separate download, in digital format only.
Photo by Dara Munnis. Private pre-sale begins 4 Dec, 9am for all of the dates listed below, except where noted. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday, 5 Dec. More to be announced soon.
Dates are:. Aberdeen is standing and seated, Glasgow Concert Hall is all seated and Barrowland is all standing. More German shows will follow later in the year. You can view The Three Day Man here. Mike has co-written in the past with Novastar singer Joost Zweegers, and this concert was broadcast by Belgian Radio 1. Photo by Thomas Nolf. Mike Scott's first-ever record was performed live on 19th November at an Edinburgh concert held as a tribute to music fan and supporter Donald Tiso.
Donald was an old friend of Mike's who died earlier this year in a mountaineering accident. Mike was unable to attend the show, being on interview tour in Europe. Photo by Roy Henderson. The Waterboys will play at Galway's Seapoint Ballroom, scene of legendary shows in and , on Thursday 29th October , as part of their Modern Blues tour. David Hood, who plays bass on the new Waterboys album and will soon be touring with the band, was honoured in his hometown of Muscle Shoals with a statue commemorating his contribution to the city's music. David is famous as one of The Swampers, the legendary Muscle Shoals rhythm section who played on classic records by Aretha Franklin, James Brown and countless other artists.
For a local article on the statue click here and for more info about David and The Swampers see the recent documentary Muscle Shoals. Videos for each track can be viewed here and the EP can be purchased on Luna Velvet's website. Mike is pictured and quoted in a new book about the work of the great Irish-based artist, German-born Joe Boske. The book is titled Joe Boske: The Works. Joe is well-known for his Galway and Connemara arts festival posters, and has been documenting west of Ireland life in fabulously surreal ways since Mike is quoted on the back of the book, saying "Joe is a master and a true original.
It is to his great credit that he maintains a genial roguery in the face of his genius.
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The book can be purchased here. Mike liked their version and tweeted "What's not to love? It grooves, it's sung with feeling, and the original arrangement has been lovingly recreated. The pair were interviewed by BBC radio presenter John Wilson, and talked about their writing craft and friendship.
Photograph by John Wilson. These dates are the first to be announced of the Modern Blues European tour. More dates will be announced over the coming months. Doors open at pm.
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The Waterboys' long-awaited new album Modern Blues will be released on January 19th. The album was recorded in Nashville, produced by Mike Scott and mixed by the great Bob Clearmountain. Modern Blues is an electric, soulful, bold, freewheeling rock'n'roll record with a skinful of killer new songs, some of which have been premiered live over the past few years. Ralph Salmins, a mainstay on drums for the past four years, appears alongside the talismanic Steve Wickham, who weaves a dizzying fuzz fiddle spell on several tracks.
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Guest backing vocalists include southern soul legend Don Bryant. Modern Blues will be accompanied by a worldwide tour and details will be announced soon. Track listing: 1. Destinies Entwined 5. November Tale 5. Still A Freak 3. I Can See Elvis 5. Beautiful Now 3.
Nearest Thing To Hip 5. Long Strange Golden Road Tickets are available for pre-sale Thursday 9th October, and on sale to the general public Friday 10th October. The first show with the band's new line-up will be at The Big Top, Dolans, Limerick, Ireland, part of a series of circus tent shows by different artists celebrating the anniversary of Dolan's roadhouse, a popular Irish venue. During these shows, concert footage of the band and the audience will be made for the film which will be released next year.
These will be very special shows in a smaller, more intimate venue than the band would normally play. Director Robert Jan Westdijk is proud and amazed: "It all started with an e-mail in which I wrote that I've been a fan since the 80s and that I was about to make a road movie about a father and son who come closer together through the music of The Waterboys.