Darren Hayman on tour

17 May 2016 // Music //Rivertones //Thankful Villages

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.

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Thankful Villages Vol. 2 #9

22 September 2017 // Thankful Villages

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 […]

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Getting Lost in Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

8 September 2017 // Miscellany

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 […]

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Thankful Villages Vol. 2 #8

23 August 2017 // Thankful Villages

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. […]

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Thankful Villages Vol. 2 #7

22 July 2017 // Thankful Villages

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.

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