Live at The Old Stables....
March 14th - John Reilly with Lewis Nitikman
Another evening with singer-songwriter John Reilly with Lewis Nitikman on piano!
Singer songwriter JOHN REILLY, the voice of Atlantic Recording Artistes Boy on a Dolphin and Acoustic Angels returns to The Old Stables, performing an intimate set showcasing songs from his solo album Zebulon and playing favourites from his Tea Cozy Hat, and Boy on a Dolphin albums as well as lively chat with the audience and the stories behind some of the new songs which are now being heard on BBC Radio 2 and stations all over the world.
John will be joined on stage by pianist, co-songwriter, composer Lewis Nitikman from Vancouver, Canada.
A totally live duo performance featuring vocals, guitar, bass drums and percussion. This is an up close and personal evening of original , moving, passionate songs. A chance to chill, listen and relax and be amazed by the talent of these two gentlemen.
‘Reilly is a classic English Singer Songwriter in the Ray Davies/Richard Hawley mould and ZEBULON is a terrific record brimming with tunes, passion and wit’ – Martin Townsend
PAUL O’GRADY – BBC RADIO 2
‘Fantastic album, Brilliant voice. Out of 5 I’d give it a 10.’
GRAHAM NORTON – BBC RADIO 2
‘I’ve simply got to see him live!’
CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE
‘Every song here is a perfect pop gem. Beautifully crafted, intelligent pop music of this standard is rare these days. If you are looking for tuneful pop music with substance that you will never tire of then you should make Zebulon your next musical stop.’
PENNY BLACK MUSIC
‘Zebulon is one of those albums where everything fits. The vocals are superb, instrumentally it’s perfect and maybe more importantly, Reilly and Nitikman are obvious masters at writing perfect timeless tunes.’
‘With Zebulon, Reilly has captured the true essence of pop infected rock’
‘Frontman of legendary Sheffield band Boy on a Dolphin goes solo with a powerful arsenal of beautifully crafted songs’
‘Beautiful intense vocals with genius lyrics’
ALED JONES – BBC RADIO 2
Re Not Alone – ‘What a stunning, moving song’
Re Deep and Blue – ‘Simple, genuine, melodic. A soothing pleasure you will get addicted to’
Doors open at 7.30pm with entertainment starting at around 8pm.