Roman Candle Presents Gill Landry
Saturday 15th February, 7.30pm.
Roman Candle is delighted to welcome Gill Landry (Old Crow Medicine Show) to St Mary's Creative Space, Chester. Special guest Tom Blackwell.
Saturday 15th February, 7.30PM. Tickets £10 advance from Grey n Pink Records or See Tickets.
SKELETON AT THE BANQUET
Released 24th January 2020 on Loose Music.
Skeleton At The Banquet is the new album from two-time Grammy award winning singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Gill Landry.
Landry was originally from Louisiana and started out as a busker on the streets of New Orleans before becoming a contributing member of the band Old Crow Medicine Show with whom he recorded 4 albums and toured from 2004 to 2014. He’s released 4 solo albums to critical acclaim, featuring such artists as Laura Marling, Brandi Carlile, Klara Söderberg (First Aid Kit), The Felice Brothers and Karen Elson Official among many others. Landry has toured extensively internationally in his own right, and has also supported Mumford and Sons, Brandi Carlile, Ben Harper, Laura Marling, Ben Howard and Bruce Hornsby.
Skeleton At The Banquet is Gill Landry’s fifth solo studio album and the follow-up to 2017’s Love Rides A Dark Horse (Loose/ATO). “This album is a series of reflections and thoughts on the collective hallucination that is America, ”he tells us.“ With a love song or two thrown in for good measure. I wrote it from within the refuge of a small flat, in a small village in western France where I spent last summer. I found it to be a good place for seeing the forest through the trees, so to speak.
”The album was recorded and produced in Los Angeles by Gill and Seth Ford-Young (Tom Waits, Edward Sharpe). It features Landry on vocals, guitars, pedal steel, keys & harmonica, Seth Ford-Young on bass, Josh Collazo on drums, Stewart Cole on trumpet and Odessa Jorgensen on violin.
Skeleton At The Banquet will be released 24 January 2020 via Loose Music on LP, CD and digitally.