The Rescue Rooms archives: 2015

BADLY DRAWN BOY - 15th Anniversary Show, badly drawn boy live at rescue rooms

  • Thursday 16th July 2015
  • Supported by: TBC

DHP PRESENTS

BADLY DRAWN BOY - PLAYING THE HOUR OF BEWILDERBEAST IN ITS ENTIRETY

Badly Drawn Boy

Genre: Indie, Singer-Songwriter, Folk, Acoustic

For Fans Of: Super Furry Animals, Doves, Turin Brakes, I am Kloot

Hometown: Bolton

About: His 2000 album The Hour of Bewilderbeast won a prestigious Mercury Prize. He also composed the soundtrack to the movie About a Boy (starring Hugh Grant), based on the Nick Hornby’s book of the same name.

What the press says: "A work of warm-hearted ambition, embracing ragtime, disco beats, melodic Johnny Marr-isms... and echoes of Bacharach.... A classic debut LP with a lifetime's worth of triumphs and tragedies packed into it." - Select.

Links: Website // Facebook // Twitter

Everyone's favourite: Once Around The Block, The Shining, Delusion

What to buy: The Hour of Bewilderbeast

 Please note this is a 14+ show.

 

 

 

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