Thursday, 3 May 2007

Coal Porters turn the water on

Sid Griffin of the UK Coal Porters band reports that the Coal Porters' new album, Turn the water on, boy!, will be released on Prima Records Ltd in September 2007.

Produced by Sid Griffin in London, it was mixed by famous producer/engineer Ed Stasium (Phil Spector, the Smithereens, Belinda Carlisle, Jeff Healey Band) in Colorado, USA. Turn the water on, boy! features a guest appearance on mandolin by Chris Hillman (Byrds, Flying Burrito Bros, Desert Rose) and a dobro guest slot by England’s own Rick Townend.

The band's personal appearance schedule in England for this summer includes:
July 4: Chelmsford, Essex - Alter States Club at the Bassment pub, 21:30

July 7: Folkstone, Kent - Wye Fayre, Ashford, Kent, 16:00

August 4: London - Fruitstock, Regent’s Park, 15:00

August 5: London - Fruitstock, Regent’s Park, 16:00