The Shires have released new single ‘About Last Night’, taken from their forthcoming album Good Years, released March 13th.
‘About Last Night’ serves up a stadium-ready sound full of upbeat instrumentation and rich harmonies from Ben and Chrissie, boasting uncompromisingly catchy lyrics.
Take a listen below…
Recorded as with all their previous albums in the home of Country Music – Nashville, ‘Good Years’ is a poignant project for Crissie and Ben now having made waves both on home soil and across the pond as the first UK artists to win ‘Best International Act’ at the prestigious CMAs. At the 2020 CMA International Awards, Ben recently celebrated his nomination for the ‘International Country Broadcaster’ award.
Celebrating the release of their album, Ben and Crissie will return to this years C2C Festival, for an exclusive album playback and Q&A, offering fans the chance to connect with the pair on the recent release. This will be hosted at The O2 Blueroom, Saturday March 14th.
Just ahead of C2C, the pair will be performing a series of nationwide in store events, which includes a one off songwriting masterclass at BRITS School, Croydon on March 18th. Full dates listed below….
12th March – Brudenell Social Club , Leeds (Intimate acoustic performance)
13th March – C2C Record Store (signing)
14th March – The Blueroom, 02 London (album playback & Q&A)
14th March – Indigo2 Radio 2 Stage, London (performance)
15th March – C2C Record Store, London (signing)
16th March – HMV ,Birmingham (signing)
18th March – BRITS School Croydon (songwriting masterclass + performance)
18th March – Banquet Kingston Church (Intimate acoustic performance)
19th March – HMV, Manchester (signing)
27th April – Weymouth Pavilion
28th April – Torquay Princess Theatre
29th April – Stoke Victoria Hall
1st May – Lincoln Engine Shed
4th May – Birmingham Symphony Hall
5th May – Aberyswyth Arts Centre
6th May – Guildford G Live
8th May – Bristol o2 Academy
9th May – Cambridge Corn Exchange
10th May – Nottingham Royal Centre
12th May – Carlisle Sands Centre
13th May – Aberdeen Beach Ballroom
14th May – Edinburgh Liquid Room
15th May – Gateshead The Sage
17th May – Ipswich Regent Theatre
19th May – Manchester Bridgewater Hall
20th May – York Barbican
22nd May – Oxford New Theatre
23rd May – Liverpool Philarmonic Hall
24th May – Cardiff St David’s Hall
26th May – Basingstoke The Anvil
27th May – London Palladium
2nd June – Brighton The Dome
3rd June – Folkestone Leas Cliff Hall
4th June – Bedford Corn Exchange