We have two tickets to give away to one lucky winners for James Yorkston + Guests at the Workman’s Club this Saturday (September 20th). To be in with a chance of winning, just email your name and day time telephone number to email@example.com and tell us the names of James Yorkston’s new album (the answer is below!). Make sure you put James Yorkston in the subject line of the email! Closing date for entries is this Thursday Sept 18th at 6pm.
If you’ve never seen James live, he may be the most relaxed and normal person I’ve ever seen on stage. For a rock star attitude look elsewhere, for a night of lovely Scottish folk music, there’s nowhere better to be on Saturday night!
James Yorkston is pleased to announce details of his new album, ‘The Cellardyke Recording And Wassailing Society’, produced by Alexis Taylor, featuring KT Tunstall and The Pictish Trail, on 18th August 2014 through Domino.
James Yorkston, an artist not unfamiliar with the notion of collaboration, has opened the studio doors to a broad and brilliant selection of players on this his eighth studio album.
Produced by Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor in London’s Livingston studio, it features KT Tunstall, The Pictish Trail, Rob Smoughton, Fimber Bravo, and his long-term collaborators Jon Thorne and Emma Smith. The Cellardyke Recording And Wassailing Society’ finds James at his most personal and reflective following 2012’s I Was A Cat From A Book.
What James and his collection of fine musicians have created is an album that connects the intimacy of his home-town life with the camaraderie of good friends. CRAWS flows with acceptance and relief, and is James’ fullest body of work.