Adam was honoured to have been asked by the fantastic singer Heidi Talbot to sing on her new single, Christmas In September, which is an absolutely beautiful song written by Boo Hewerdine. Produced by John McCusker it features a stellar cast of world class musicians and is premiered today on Folk Radio UK where you can listen to it here
Free music! Adam and the band recorded a live session at Gorbals Sound Studio in Glasgow earlier this year of tracks from his debut album Heirs and Graces and we are releasing one song a day over the next seven days from the session for free download at our Soundcloud page. The only trade-off is that you promise to share it with somebody that has never heard the band before and you think should hear us now! The Soundcloud link is here
Adam and the band are delighted to release the official music video for Heirs and Graces album track, Fire In The Sun. Beautifully directed and filmed by the Ford Brothers it is available to view now on YouTube here
Adam and the band’s single, a version of the beautiful Robert Burns song Ae Fond Kiss, is available on iTunes with all proceeds going to Marie Curie Cancer Care. Please buy it and help us to raise money for a fantastic cause and/or help promote it by spreading the word on Facebook/Twitter etc. The names to quote on Twitter are @adamholmesband and @mariecurieuk and the hashtag is #AeFondKiss. You can buy it for 99p here
Adam and the band have been invited to support the superb Irish band Flook for three dates in February 2016 in Omagh, Derry and Belfast and further information and tickets are available here
We’re absolutely delighted to say that following demand from the US our record label Gogar Records has set up a distribution partnership with Waterloo Records based in Austin, Texas for Adam’s debut album Heirs and Graces and it has been released today on CD in the United States with copies available to buy here
Adam and the band will be playing a BBC Quay Session hosted by Edith Bowman on Wednesday the 16th of September at Pacific Quay, Glasgow with support to be confirmed. Free tickets will be available for reservation within the next few weeks and we will update the link on the Gig website page when it’s live.
Adam and the band are delighted to have been asked to play the prestigious Tonder Festival in Denmark between the 27th and 30th of August. Other acts confirmed include Richard Thompson, Sturgill Simpson, John Prine and The Lone Bellow amongst many others. The full line-up can be seen here.
Happy holidays folks! Adam and the band recorded a live session at Gorbals Sound studios in Glasgow during Celtic Connections earlier this year and a free download of Heirs and Graces album track Alone We Stand is available here
Adam and the band recorded a live session during Celtic Connections at the 5-star Gorbals Sound studios in Glasgow for the excellent Folk Radio UK and it is now available to listen to from their website. If you haven’t checked out FRUK before then please take the time to do so and return regularly as it is THE number one site for finding great folk and roots music. Listen to the session here