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I hope this finds you well and having had a good summer. Mine’s been great – a happy mixture of studio time, camping trips with friends and a bevvy of …

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Big Men Cry

As some of you have guessed (or discovered from my PR man’s Twitter feed), I have compiled a 20th Anniversary Edition of ‘Big Men Cry’ for release this July.

In many …

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The Princess and the Sky Goat

For the fourth and final (honestly!) single from the ‘Nine Hearts’ album, I’ve chosen a track that exemplifies what some would describe as the archetypal Banco sound: ‘The Princess and …

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My year got off to a great start with a few weeks in Egypt resting, reading and swimming with the fishies, and since then I’ve been beavering away in the …

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Warp Speed

Thanks to everyone who came to see the band play on our recent Nine Cities (and Bruton) tour. It was a blast playing some of the new album out live …

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The 9th of Nine Hearts

Many thanks to all of you who pre-ordered copies of my new album ‘The 9th of Nine Hearts’. As many of you know,. it came out worldwide on Friday October …

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Nine Hearts

I’m very happy to announce the commencement of pre-orders for my brand new studio album, ‘The 9th of Nine Hearts’.

A celebration of the heart, the music within has been inspired …

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It was 20 years ago today

I’d like you to journey back in time with me for a second!

It’s June 1995 and I’ve just released ‘Last Train to Lhasa’. Together with my wife-to-be Sandy, I rolled …

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October Tour

To celebrate the release of the next album we are booking some live shows for this October.

We have a few in the bag already but are considering what other places …

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Le Foucauld

I am very happy to announce the pre-order of the first single from the new album: ‘Le Foucauld’ is available now from Bandcamp and from the usual tax dodgers from …

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March Tour

James, Ted and I have enjoyed playing as a band so much this year that we have decided to keep on gigging throughout 2016.

There are a handful of shows coming …

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