ON THE ROAD W/ THE QUIREBOYS: Great footage and sound for the exception of a few digital artifacts from the lighting, but great nonetheless and complete with a bit of commentary from Spike on how he’s not drinking any more..you believed that right?? Filmed from the latest Quireboys show at the Rescue Rooms in Nottingham 12th March. Special thanks to Robert Shaw on YTB for the upload and keeping everyone on the road with The Quireboys who couldn’t be there. Be sure to subscribe to the On The Road w/ The Quireboys playlist at www.Youtube.com/QuireboysSpike. Up next, The Quireboy will be playing at the Full Metal Mountain Festival, Karnten, Austria.
Spike is currently on tour with The Quireboys in Spain. The following videos have been produced by Simon Hanson, drummer for the band Squeeze, who is filling in on drums for the current tour. In these videos you will get an 1 minute inside-look into each day as The Quireboys tour Spain giving you a glimpse of what it is like to be on the road with The Quireboys.
(Video production by Simon Hanson, drummer for the band Squeeze, who is filling in on drums for the tour in Spain. Also visit www.Quireboys.com for schedule updates, Simon’s website at SimonHanson.co.uk, and to share these video’s visit Spike’s Youtube channel for The Quireboys Tour Spain 2017 playlist at www.youtube.com/QuireboysSpike )
Spike is interviewed by Guy Bellamy as part of the Great Music Stories show on Meridian FM in September 2016 following the release of The Quireboys latest album, Twisted Love. Spike talks about the new songs, how they are written and how they record and rehearse them.
Earlier this month, 107 Meridian FM aired a three hour special on The Quireboys in celebration of their recent release of their new album, Twisted Love. The three hour special was featured on Guy Bellamy’s Great Music Stories show. The following is the audio from the first hour of the three, where Bellamy interviews bands that have toured with The Quireboys and takes their comments on how they have been influenced by them and their music.
Spike makes an appearance at 23:17.
Hoss Thompson from Thirteen Stars – “They are just such genuine, lovely, amazing, down-to-earth guys”
(Media supplied by Guy Bellamy of MeridianFM.com)
The Quireboys are releasing their 10th studio album called Twisted Love on 2nd September. Again, the band hunkered down in a remote studio in Sweden to create this new album. Preceeding the album release, the title track of the album, also called Twisted Love, was released to Meridian FM for an exclusive first playing to which their was a lot of positive feedback and requests for a replay. Off Yer Rocka Recordings, The Quireboys’ record label, released the official video for Twisted Love yesterday resulting in an explosion of Likes and Shares on social media. Interviews with Spike and Guy Griffin will be aired on Meridian FM in the coming weeks as the band and label work up to the release of the new album in September. In the meantime, below you will find both an audio clip from the exclusive radio release on Meridian with some commentary on feedback, as well as the Off Yer Rocka Recordings official video for the title track “Twisted Love”.
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Meridian FM will be exclusively releasing the new single from The Quireboys latest album that is soon to be released. Be sure to tune in tomorrow, 11th July, to Guy Bellamy’s rock show on 107 Meridian FM at 5pm London Time if you are in the East Grinstead, West Sussex area. If you can’t tune in on the radio, you can still tune in and listen online at www.MeridianFM.com.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, The Quireboys cancel 30th April Liverpool, England show
Unfortunately, The Quireboys have had to cancel their show on 30th April in Liverpool, England at Fusion. They released the following statement to those who were going to attend or those who had already bought tickets to the show.
“Due to unforeseen circumstances The Quireboys will be unable to
perform their scheduled performance in Liverpool @ Fusion on April 30th
Refunds will be issued by all sources over the forthcoming week,
please note if purchases where made from record stores you need to visit the stores in person with your tickets.
Ourselves and the promoters apologize for any disappointment this may cause” (via Facebook)
Spike and Tyla’s Hot Knives add two more acoustic show dates
Special Acoustic Show with support from Boss Caine
Fulford Arms, York, England
Saturday, June 18 at 7:00pm
Tickets available through Fulford Arms Ticket Sales
*NEW* Friday 17th June – Yardbirds, Grimsby, England (www.yardbirdsrocks.co.uk)
*NEW* Sunday 19th June –Hark to Towler, Bury, England
The Quireboys are interviewed by Guy Bellamy as part of his Great Music Stories on 107 Meridian FM during The Quireboys headlining HRH AOR tour in England in March 2016.
A one hour interview special recorded from the O2 Academy in London, England, featuring The Quireboys, Hardcore Superstar, Bonafide, The Texas Flood and 13 Stars.
Interviews with: Spike, Keith Weir, Guy Griffin, Pontus Snibb, Joakim Berg, Niklas Matsson, Tom Sawyer, Tom Williams and Hoss Thompson.
(Interview and graphic provided by Guy Bellamy and MeridianFM.com)
The Quireboys will be touring the U.K for the month of March. On this tour they will be accompanied by Hardcore Superstar, The Texas Flood, Screaming Eagles, Massive Wagons, Bonafide, Thirteen Stars and Skam (see graphic).