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

    Friday |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Friday Nov 14 |

    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.


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

    Friday Nov 14 | 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.


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

    Thursday Nov 13 | 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.


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

    Tuesday Nov 11 | 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.


  6. 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 ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. 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.


  9. 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 ...


  10. 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 ...


  11. 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

  12. Beautiful day for new festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Oxford Mail

    ... daughter hooked up to an incubator. It never fails to move. For sheer exuberance, though you can't beat The Levellers for a belting set of fist-pumping rabble-rousing fury. And they played a blinder, even bringing on next act Imelda May for their ...


  13. Event costs catering businesses A 1000sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Thornton le Dale Today

    ... in recent years." It is understood the festival, which attracted performers such as The Human League and The Levellers during August Bank Holiday Weekend, was faced with debts of nearly A 200,000 before this year's event. There is, however, a "firm ...


  14. Levellers bring greatest hits to Birmingham O2 AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | IcBurton

    ... Hope Street, Just The One and Beautiful Day to more recent tracks such as Truth Is and Cholera Well, all show the Levellers' mix of political comment and positive DIY attitude to life hasn't dissipated with age. Bellowhead take on Just The One and ...


  15. Levellers - Greatest Hits - On The Fiddle RecordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 |

    Never a great favourite of the critics, Levellers were the poster boys for early 90s students who liked their political anger mixed with a bit of dance rock. They were a travellers' band, but for the future Glastonbury Middle-Classes that now dominate the once great music festival.


  16. The Selecter still relevant and still going strong - next up is Bingley FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Ilkley Gazette

    ... across Europe and America, where they went down a storm at Coachella in California. This autumn they support The Levellers on a UK tour. In her pork pie hat and Fred Perry shirt, armed with a soprano voice described as "bewitching", Pauline was the ...


  17. Imelda May & The Levellers team upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 |

    Veteran Folk rockers The Levellers have teamed up with the award-winning Irish Singer-songwriter Imelda May to record a fantastic new version of their iconic singalong Top 20 hit, 'What A Beautiful Day'.


  18. Skinny Lister reveal '5 Cities Tour' datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 |

    ... Lister have toured the world wielding their flagon across the States supporting Dropkick Murphys and joining The Levellers and Boy George on tour back in the UK. After last year's successful mainstage Coachella performance, the band returned for ...


  19. Frank Turner talks about On Blackheath, playing Greenwich's O2 and his new recordRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | This is Local London

    ... the singer tops the bill at On Blackheath food and music festival, which also features Imelda May, Athlete and The Levellers. He said: "I'm really looking forward to it. It should be lots of fun. It's nice to have a London show that's outdoors. Vibe ...


  20. Review: Galtres Parklands Festival, Duncombe Park, HelmsleyRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | York Press

    ... fun and frolics folk-rock style with a set of traditional folk tunes and songs on the main Duke Stage, while the Levellers got everyone 'pogoing' along to old favourites such as There's Only One Way Of Life. Meanwhile, over on the rock-orientated ...