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Miranda Sykes – New Album & UK Tour
Miranda Sykes, the acclaimed singer and bassist with ‘Show of Hands’ returns in 2019 with a new album and UK tour. After a career spanning over 20 years, during which time she has played with many of the top musicians and singers within the folk world, she will be touring as she started out: one woman, one bass, and one guitar.
Building on the success of her Borrowed Places tour, Miranda Sykes is back with a completely new project: ‘Behind The Wall’.
Where Borrowed Places opened a window into the past, explaining where she had been, physically and spiritually, Behind The Wall is a Roller Coaster Ride exploring where we are going; Miranda, you, me, all of us. What does it mean to be human today, living in our communities and societies and where will our actions lead us?
Powerful and hard-hitting but also poignant and beautiful, this show gives us all a chance to reflect and maybe even empower us.
With her sensational voice, and accompanying herself, Miranda interprets the soul of the land and takes her audience on a journey that resonates with us all, wherever we live and it is one you won’t want to miss.
UK Tour 2019:
Fri 8 Feb – Colebrook Parish Hall, Devon
Sat 9 Feb – Winterslow Village Hall, Salisbury
Sun 10 Feb – Kingskerswell Parish Church, Devon
Thu 14 Feb – Sticklebarn Tavern, Cumbria
Sat 16 Feb – West Kirby Arts Centre, Wirral
Wed 20 Feb – The Stables, Milton Keynes
- Thu 21 Feb – Anteros Arts, Norwich (www.anterosfoundation.com / 01603 766129)
Sat 23 Feb – Greystones, Sheffield
Wed 6 Mar – Spalding Folk Club, Lincs
Thu 7 Mar – Birchmeadow Centre, Broseley, Shropshire
Sat 9 Mar – Village Folk, Chellaston, Derby
Thu 14 Mar – Hanger Farm Arts Centre, Hampshire
Fri 15 Mar – Clair Hall, Haywards Heath
Sat 16 Mar – Osmington Village Hall, Dorset
Thu 21 Mar – Chapel Arts, Bath
Fri 22 Mar – Palace Theatre, Redditch
Sat 23 Mar – Painswick Centre, Stroud
Wed 27 Mar – Banbury Folk Club, Banbury
- Thu 28 Mar – Upwood Village Hall, Huntingdon (firstname.lastname@example.org / 01487 814114)
- Fri 29 Mar – Swanton Novers Village Hall, Norfolk (email@example.com / 01263 860573)
Sat 6 Apr – Hop Barn, Newark
Fri 26 Apr – RAM Club, Thames Ditton
Sat 27 Apr – Under the Edge Arts, Wotton Under Edge
For the latest information visit www.mirandasykes.com.