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  1. The Levellers: A Curious Life TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Echo

    Audiences can look forward to a full live acoustic gig by the band themselves, who will be performing acoustic arrangements of songs from their recently released Greatest Hits, alongside many other live favourites from across their 27 year career, which will follow a unique screening of their 'documentary' film. Described by John Robb as "the brilliant and heart-warming tale of a dysfunctional band", A Curious Life is a film about The Levellers and their unique career.


  2. The Levellers, a band that's defied the odds and reinvented itself for a new generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Hereford Times

    THE Levellers are set to appear at Malvern Theatres on Friday 30th January, performing a live acoustic show of their greatest hits and a screening of the brand new Levellers' documentary, A Curious Life. Described by John Robb as "the brilliant and heart-warming tale of a dysfunctional band", A Curious Life is a film about the Levellers and their unique career.


  3. Kathryn Roberts and Sean LakemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Tivyside Advertiser

    With a story that includes music making with the likes of Seth Lakeman, Cara Dillon, Levellers, Kate Rusby and Show of Hands, Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman have established themselves as pillars of modern British folk. Twin daughters and a folk-rock whirlwind forced Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman , to sideline their popular duo performances in the mid noughties.


  4. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit Show: Songs of Freedom, Segment 1Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... St. Patrick's Brave Brigade Damien Dempsey It's All Good - The Best of Damien Dempsey Battle of the Beanfield The Levellers Levelling the Land Sunday Bloody Sunday U2 War Get Up Stand Up Peter Tosh Equal Rights Redemption Song Bob Marley and the ...


  5. Levelling the playing fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Salisbury Journal

    THE last time folk-rock band The Levellers came to Salisbury they played "one of their best gigs ever" in the cathedral. Guitarist and lead-vocalist Mark Chadwick said: "Oddly, Salisbury Cathedral was one of the best gigs we've ever played.


  6. The Levellers are coming to Malvern Theatres later this month.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Worcester News

    FANS of the Levellers can enjoy an up close and personal performance with the English rock band when they come to Malvern later this month. The band is set to appear at Malvern Theatres on Friday, January 31, where a special screening of the new Levellers documentary will be shown.


  7. The Levellers at Salisbury City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Western Gazette

    Premiered in June 2014, 'A Curious Life' follows Levellers' rise to fame. Told through the unique perspective of Jeremy Cunningham, the band's bass player, and directed by former Chumbawamba frontman Dunstan Bruce, it focuses on the Levellers' phenomenal success between 1988 and 1998.


  8. Sweet music5 reasons you MUST go to TradFestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 |

    ... accordions and their Grammy-nominated sound; Cork singer-songwriter Mick Flannery, cult folk rock band The Levellers and many more. Ireland's traditional music as we know it has been around since the 18th century. Its distinct instruments such as ...


  9. Word play amid world travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2014 | Beverley Today

    ... in Harrogate. "Galtres" was huge by comparison, and I was honoured to be performing on the same night as The Levellers, one of my favourite bands. Quite often at music festivals, you see a tent rapidly empty the moment a poet steps onto the stage, ...


  10. REVIEW : Levellers / The SelecterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 |

    ... beforehand a friend tells me). For a band celebrating their 35th year they show no signs of slowing down. The Levellers waste no time getting onto the stage. This is the Greatest Hits tour, following the release of their Greatest Hits CD/DVD package ...


  11. Levellers & Bellowhead collaborate on .Just The One'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 |

    Veteran Folk-Rockers the Levellers have teamed up multi-BBC Folk Award winners Bellowhead, to record a fantastic new version of their cautionary tale of all things alcoholic, Just The One. As part of their recent Greatest Hits Collaborations project, Levellers offered Bellowhead completely free reign to rearrange their 1995 hit in any way they saw fit.


  12. Levellers heading to Sheffield with Greatest Hits tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Sheffield Star

    The Levellers are, from left, bassist Jeremy Cunningham, drummer Charlie Heather, singer Mark Chadwick, Matt Savage on keyboards, guitarist Simon Friend and fiddler Jon Sevink. A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper.


  13. The Levellers make their way to the O2 Academy NewcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    Next Wednesday night, while Rich Robinson and his band are rocking the main room, there are a couple of emerging country singers down in Cluny 2. The two young American women performers - Katie Armiger from Sugar Land, Texas and Holly May from Charlemont, Massachusetts - serve to reinforce the impression that there is a seemingly limitless line of young country-based artists striving to be heard. Also on Wednesday night, the 02 Academy Newcastle has Brighton's rousing "folk-punk" crew, The Levellers, currently undertaking a huge Greatest Hits tour.


  14. The Levellers at Bristol O2 AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | This Is Bristol

    Their collaboration with jazz star Imelda May on a track from her new album shows that The Levellers are still as relevant today as they were when they were the angry young buskers of the 1990s.


  15. World influences to come together at album launch in CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... a wagon. In the last 13 years she has toured the world, including with artists such as Seth Lakeman and The Levellers, and has also played with Donovan and toured with Czech indie stars, Lenka Dusilova and Cechomor. In 2010 the Gazette reported that ...


  16. Jamie T beaten to Number One by George Ezra in Official Album ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | NME

    ... including Gerard Way (14), SBTRKT (16), Lucy Kay (18), Lucinda Williams (23), Marmozets (25), Abba (30), The Levellers (32), Meanwhile, the Number One spot on the Official Singles Chart belongs to Meghan Trainor and her single 'All That Bass'. The ...


  17. The Levellers set to reveal all in new documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Argus

    THE BAND which played to Glastonbury's biggest ever crowd has relived some of their wildest moments in a new documentary. Folk-punk act Levellers , from Brighton, enjoyed huge success in the 1990s, playing to an estimated 300,000 audience on the Pyramid Stage at the festival in 1994.


  18. Midweek chart update: Jamie T on course for Number One positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | NME

    ... Marmozets (14), Lucy Kay (15), Genesis (16), Lucinda Williams (18), Abba's Live At Wembley Arena (20) and The Levellers' Greatest Hits (21) Elsewhere, the Number One spot on the Official Singles Chart could go to Meghan Trainor and her single 'All ...


  19. Heart and Soul of the festival partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... belted out hits including Keep on Movin', Joy and Back to Life. The day before, Veteran folk rockers The Levellers delivered a high energy performance on the opening night. As did Goodwin with throwbacks to his Doves days, he always gives every ...


  20. Ramsbottom Festival 2014: Spellbinding performance by The Levellers a perfect startRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Bury Times

    Yesterday the veteran Brighton folk rockers had the main stage spellbound as they headlined the opening night of the three-day musical extravaganza at Ramsbottom Cricket Club. Famed for their live performances The Levellers did not disappoint and, with the help of a few fast-paced fiddle solos and a turn from a neon-painted didgeridoo player, created a feel good carnival atmosphere in no time. 1 comment