We posted a new track by Danny & the Champions of the World yesterday, the rather lovely “Swift Street” and they’ve now announced some UK dates to promote the new album “Brilliant Light” which will be out on June 23rd stretching over 2 discs, or a limited edition triple album with instrumentals for good measure. The record has been described as “Danny George Wilson’s All Things Must Pass.” Producer and bass player Chris Clarke says outright it’s the best record the band has come up with so far while for Danny it’s “a bit like taking a peek into somebody’s house, there’s great stuff that immediately grabs your attention and then there’s other stuff and you start out thinking it might be a bit mundane, but as the whole picture takes shape it proves to be incredibly beautiful”. Here are those dates, with support from William the Conqueror (artist not the historical figure)
Danny & the Champs UK Tour 2017
12 Sep – LEEDS Brudenell
13 Sep – NOTTINGHAM Maze
14 Sep – SHEFFIELD Plug
15 Sep – MANCHESTER Soup Kitchen
16 Sep – GATESHEAD Caedmon Hall
18 Sep – BRISTOL Lantern
19 Sep – CAMBRIDGE Junction 2
20 Sep – LONDON Scala
21 Sep – CARDIFF Globe
22 Sep – OXFORD Bullingdon
23 Sep – TUNBRIDGE WELLS Forum
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