Jimmy and Glenn...that would be a great duo!
More nice words from the Barnes's
This time from Jimmy's daughter, Elly-May Barnes, over at his web site.Quote
hey hey there - just a message to say that Glenn Hughes (legendary singer, bass player, and song writer ) is out here working with Dad at the moment on some new songs which are sounding great, and is doing a couple of shows!
One in Sydney at the basement on the 17th (afternoon show) and one in Melbourne at manchester lane on the 18th !!
Anybody whos a fan of great singing (which you are of course) should turn up for these....it'll be a big treat!!!
dont miss it!
Dad says "he's one of the best singers i've ever heard, seriously, and i don't say that lightly.."
So go to the shows...some new tracks from those two coming soon~~!
Cya later guys!
Here's a video from the archives 1987 to be precise, from Jimmy's Freight Train Heart album and to be honest the last real familiarity I've had with him up until recently
As an aside, some of you might recognize the guitarist in this one!
Here's another classic video from Jimmy, again from his 1987 release, Freight Train Heart - this is,
Waiting For The Heartache.
Meantime, he's currently out on tour in the UK!
Sunday, August 6th - Bristol, Academy 2
Monday, August 7th - London, Islington Academy
Tuesday, August 8th - London, Islington Academy
Thursday, August 10th - Oxford, The Zodiac
Saturday, August 12th - Birmingham, Academy 2
Sunday, August 13th - Manchester, Academy 2
Check him out if you can.
As mentioned in the latest CTC Podcast...and now an update from Jimmy on his website. The first single from Jimmy's new album is expected for release in time for Christmas.
Jimmy and Glenn (along with Jeff Kollman) have penned a number of tracks for his new album and also recorded one of Glenn's original songs for this same album.
More details to follow when available