Video: My Darling Clementine “Two Lane Texaco”

From their latest album Still Testifying, this is a beautiful classic country lament from My Darling Clementine.  They’re on tour now in the UK and are a must see.  Dates below the video. Thursday 10th October – Hawth Theatre, Crawley Saturday 13th October – The Music Room at The Phil, Liverpool Wednesday 17th October – … Continue reading “Video: My Darling Clementine “Two Lane Texaco””

My Darling Clementine announce UK dates for the autumn

That’s the meteorological autumn to you.  My Darling Clementine, the now well established side project of husband and wife Michael Weston King & Lou Dalgleish,  have announced a run of September and October UK dates, including a show a London’s St Pancras Old Church on October 31st.  

Interview: My Darling Clementine

Known for their sartorial elegance alongside their old school country ballads and barroom heartbreakers My Darling Clementine are one of the best bands the UK has offered the world in a good while.  Witty, charming and utterly engaging their stage show, and one hopes it is a show, as the two protagonists, Michael Weston King … Continue reading “Interview: My Darling Clementine”

My Darling Clementine “Still Testifying” (Continental Song City, 2017)

The thought of working with our sweet and loving partner may be enough to send many of us quivering into the corner (or perhaps the pub) but that’s exactly what husband & wife team Michael Weston King and Lou Dalgleish did when they formed My Darling Clementine. Is it a marriage made in music heaven? Or do I … Continue reading “My Darling Clementine “Still Testifying” (Continental Song City, 2017)”

My Darling Clementine still testifying – New album and tour dates

Husband and wife team, Michael Weston King and Lou Dalgleish – My Darling Clementine – continue to forge ahead with their celebration of the classic country duets of the sixties and seventies with their fourth album, Still Testifying, which is due out in June.

Celtic Connections announces 2019 line up

Glasgow’s annual winterfest of roots music has unveiled the line up for 2019 and as usual, amidst the myriad of acts with more than 300 events taking place over the festival’s 18 days, there’s plenty of Americana acts to enjoy. As Donald Shaw, Creative Producer for Celtic Connections, says, “Every year we strive to programme … Continue reading “Celtic Connections announces 2019 line up”

Johnny Dowd “Twinkle, Twinkle” (Mother Jinx, 2017)

From beneath the waters of this dark and eerie sonic soundscape emerge some of the most well-known songs in the American canon. The songs on this fine album are as familiar as, well, ‘Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star’ – the title cut – along with ‘Tom Dooley’, ‘Oh My Darling Clementine’, ‘Red River Valley’, ‘St. James … Continue reading “Johnny Dowd “Twinkle, Twinkle” (Mother Jinx, 2017)”