Single “the blood” is taken from Scottish Album of the Year Award Winning album "bones you have thrown me and blood I've spilled"; what started as an album “kickstarted” by dedicated fans quietly and organically become a much loved and critically acclaimed album of last year. Unheard track “the coming” is b side.
These winter dates will offer an opportunity for the album heard in full but also with a hint towards some new songs being revealed in anticipation of Kathryn’s plans to release new solo material in 2017.
Kathryn’s return to London to play St John on Bethnal Green is the first headline show for Kathryn since playing a packed St Pancras Old Church in 2015 and her first headline Glasgow show since her sell out Celtic Connections at Mackintosh Church in January. Kathryn and her signature upright ships piano will be accompanied by album collaborator Marcus Mackay on percussion and bass synth at this show as well as the Glasgow and Dundee dates. *
In Germany– Kathryn plays solo joining C Duncan as special guest.
Kathryn supports The Cinematic Orchestra for their O2 Academy Glasgow Date
Kathryn has spent 2016 on various collaborative projects. In April, with RM Hubbert on song “the dog” for his “Telling the Trees” album out now on Chemikal Underground. More recently as special guest on Fair Mothers Debut release on Fox Food Records in November.
Finally, Kathryn Joseph, James Graham (the Twilight Sad) and Marcus Mackay have gained PRSF Open Funding for a new collaborative writing and recording project originally commissioned by Glasgow’s Platform Venue for their Outskirts Festival.
20.10 LONDON, ICA (solo) w/ C DUNCAN
02.11 BERLIN, Grüner Salon (solo) w/ C DUNCAN
03.11 HAMBURG, Uebel & Gefährlich (solo) w/ C DUNCAN
04.11 GLASGOW, O2 Academy w/ THE CINEMATIC ORCHESTRA
30.11 LONDON, St John on Bethnal Green
08.12 DUNDEE, Clarks
09.12 GLASGOW, Mono
All Tickets: www.kathrynjoseph.co.uk
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