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Ana Popović & Ben Poole: Sunday 5th May 2019, The Deaf Institute, Manchester

The Deaf Institute is small but full this Bank Holiday Sunday and it’s an early start too. A guitar squeals out as fingers race furiously along its fretboard prior to the gutsy stroking of chords as Ben Poole tells us he can’t ‘Take It No More’. Heartbreak and life’s weariness are sighed out in whisper down the mic, add his ...

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King King Surprise Drummer Change

In a surprise announcement King King has announced the acquisition of a new face will be seen seated behind the band’s drum kit. Andrew Scott replaces Wayne Proctor, who had been with the band since their debut album. Scott hails from Scotland but has spread his wings being a graduate of the Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA and ...

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King King Confirm New Bass Player

Following Lindsay Coulson’s headline gig in Glasgow with the award winning King King, the bass player has stepped down from the band he co-founded a decade ago. His replacement has been confirmed as Zander Greenshields. Greenshields has past form with King King frontman Alan Nimmo. Not only having previously played in The Nimmo Brothers (also featuring Stevie Nimmo), the fellow Glaswegians’ ...

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King King’s Lindsay Coulson Announces Departure From Band

King King co-founding member and bass player Lindsay Coulson has announced that he will be leaving the award-wining band after their forthcoming UK tour. “After 10 years of continued success with the band and everything the future now holds for them, I have made the difficult decision to depart from the group to concentrate on family and other personal endeavours,” ...

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King King announce 2019 UK tour

King King has announced a new year UK tour taking them through ten cities from the tail-end of January through to February. 2018 has proved a busy year for the band. Aside from their own headline tours the band played over 20 festivals during the summer and were special guests on Europe’s Tour The Earth UK tour, continuing to do ...

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Sari Schorr – Never Say Never

Two years down the road, second album in, Stateside singer Sari Schorr sounds much travelled and has a few things that she wants to get off her chest rather than go for the easy option and just sing about falling in and out of love. Message songs and preaching politics rarely get an audience in modern rock music, but she ...

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Ben Poole – Anytime You Need Me

Ben Poole follows a similar route with Anytime You Need Me as his previous Time Has Come.  Same square-jawed good looks album photo cover albeit a little more macho looking courtesy of being adorned with a black leather jacket and the same pop-flavoured blues rock with some added emphasis on song structures and digging in with a little more soul ...

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King King Win 3 UK Blues Awards

Britain’s No. 1 blues rock band King King added to their already impressive collection of awards on Saturday 19th May by receiving another three in the UK Blues Awards held at Worthing Pavilion. The band received the awards for Blues Band of the Year, Blues Album of the Year for Exile & Grace and singer/guitarist Alan Nimmo won Blues Songwriter ...

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King King & Rhino’s Revenge Birmingham Town Hall Thursday 18th January 2018

Rhino’s Revenge bounce on stage and proceed to spend the next thirty minutes or so keeping us entertained with a brand of British rock packed with lyrical innuendo, working class social commentary, and some beefy meat and potato compositions played with flair, consummate showmanship and passion; starting with the mod moves of ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll Blues’ dipping straight into the ...

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Rhino’s Revenge Among King King Special Guests

King King have announced a series of special guests who will be appearing at different venues for their January 2018 UK tour, most notably Rhino’s Revenge. Rhino’s Revenge  is led by Jon Rhino Edwards bass player with Status Quo, and previously the Judy Tzuke Band fame. The will be performing with King King at the London Shepherd’s Bush Empire on ...

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