Hope the summer is treating you well.
Just a brief newsletter to let you know about 2 shows this month. These will be our last shows in the UK until October.
SO… we will be TESTIFYING IN THESE TOWNS
Saturday 15th July – Bristol – River Town Americana Weekend:
*(featuring Al Cook on pedal steel and Al Gare on double bass)
Michael Weston King – “My Back Pages”
Thursday 20th July – Birmingham – Kitchen Garden Cafe:
(MWK solo for 75 minutes then a My Darling Clementine acoustic set of songs to end
If you missed the recent BBC sessions you can catch up with them on BBC I-player via these links:
– BBC Radio 2 Bob Harris session.
– BBC Radio Scotland Janice Forsyth session.
READ ALL ABOUT IT
We are featured in the current issue of Country Music People. available from all good newstands.
You can also read more MDC mouthing off via these fine web sites
Say It With Garage Flowers
Penny Black Music
If you have not got your hands on a copy of the new album yet – what are you waiting for? Make it the soundtrack of your summer.
Maybe these words to the wise will get you ordering now. On CD, vinyl or download here.
‘Still Testifying is a triumph’
Bob Harris, BBC RADIO 2
‘Where gospel, country and Southern soul happily collide. Terrific’
UnCut 8/10 ********
Like Nick Lowe, Weston King and Dalgleish, are able to create songs that make you feel that you know them while being quite new and gorgeous.
Record Collector 4/5 ****
The Guardian 4/5**** The Daily Express 4/5****
Even more depth and darkness than on their previous two albums. A stroke of genius.
Country Music People 5/5 *****
Laying claim to be the best country album of the year for the third time and shaping up to be their most successful yet. Long may they continue to bear witness.
We love getting YOUR feedback so please keep these comments coming, either via Facebook, Twitter (@My_Darling_Clem), or the MDC web site.
Or post your review of the album on the Amazon page.
Lou & Michael