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Nick Harper

Dec 14th 2017 @ Hare and Hounds

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Genres:
Singer/songwriter, Folk
Thursday, December 14th, 2017
7:30 PM
Hare and Hounds
106 High Street, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Lies! Lies ! Lies! After leaving a streak of rip-roaring, celebratory shows in 2016, road-testing his back catalogue of 12 albums, Nick Harper & The Wilderness Kids (aka Port Erin) are back with a new album Lies! Lies! Lies! and UK tour for 2017.

Amidst a backdrop of flags being changed and mottos applied, ''350 million reasons why, written on the side of the bus'', sees Nick and The Kids nailing their colours to the mast and ready to roll.

The Wilderness Kids met up with the renowned solo acoustic singer-songwriter at a record store day event, where they jammed on some of Nick's tracks from his 'Best of' triple LP set The Wilderness Years. Nick immediately realised the potential, promptly picked up a baritone electric guitar and the pace hasn't let up since. The exciting energy and chemistry between the 4 has had Nick's fans in rapture and the combination of the much-loved songwriter added to the zest present in this new gang, made capturing the zeitgeist in the words and music of the new album inevitable. Lies! Lies! Lies! is an intelligent, yet exuberant album rooted very much in the now.

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A LIMITED SEATING SHOW AT THE HARE & HOUNDS
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Fan Live Reviews
Gary
Hertford, United Kingdom@
Hertford Corn Exchange
March 17th 2018
Another great performance from Nick with a few oldies reworked in interesting ways plus a handfull of great tracks off of “lies lies lies” Entertaining as always with fantastic musicianship, great vocals and amusing banter. The venue was a little on the quiet side and not exactly packed - Maybe due to the potentially pending snow and less than ideal transport links.
December 16th 2017
Great gig ... just as expected! New material with the ‘kids’ was terrific .. a thoughtful perspective on the strange times in which we live, followed by some oldies which were ...well ... terrific!! Venue ok although ale selection not good.