In support of his forthcoming Rivertones LP, Thankful Villages Volume 1. Available to pre-order in the Caught by the River shop now. Please note that all dates with British Sea Power will be performed solo.
Darren Hayman is back, with a second volume of songs resulting from his Thankful Villages project. The ninth village is Wigsley, Nottinghamshire. During World War 2 Wigsley was home to an RAF airfield. It was nicknamed the ‘Cemetery of Lights’ due to its terrible luck. On 11th June 1943, a Lancaster bomber was on a […]
With original music by Darren Hayman, Let’s Get Lost is a new app which allows you to take a self-guided sound walk in an inner city wilderness. Simply download the free app from iTunes, bring headphones and get lost in forgotten voices and hidden layers in Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, a little-known gem in London’s […]
Darren Hayman is back, with a second volume of songs resulting from his Thankful Villages project. The eighth village is Cromwell, Nottinghamshire. It was a long chain of people that lead us to Dennis’ door. I know Judith Pudden and Marjorie Goss guided me in the right direction. Dennis was very pleased to see us. […]
Darren Hayman is back, with a second volume of songs resulting from his Thankful Villages project. The seventh village is Shapwick, Somerset. Video shot by Imogen Giffiths There’s a few Shapwicks. I got myself into a muddle. I was nearly booked to play the Shapwick village fete before realising it was the wrong Shapwick.