Chris Helme

The Donkey, Leicester
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Chris Helme (The Seahorses)

Chris Helme (The Seahorses) appearing at this event

Chris Helme, who first rose to prominence as the front man of John Squire's post-Stone Roses band 'The Seahorses' released his brand new solo album on the 27th of August 2012. Still rightfully remembered for the anthemic Britpop classics 'Love Is The Law' and 'Blinded By The Sun' - songs that evoked everything the 90's stood for, the excitement, the culture and the bands that provided a voice in a period of political and social imbalance. Present day societal context may well in fact mirror those times but the man himself, now, appears cut from an entirely different cloth. Helmes has an enviable back catalogue, bolstered further by his acclaimed works with The Yards, but it's his latest offering The Rookery's knack for melody and imaginative, intricate, three-way guitar interplay that brings each track to such lush, blossoming, climaxes. Add to this Helme's keen ear for arranging and those brooding string passages resonate even more deeply.

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The Harrowbrooks

The Harrowbrooks appearing at this event

A four piece alternative / indie rock band from Leicester. Their influences range from The Beatles to Oasis to The Courteeners.

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Also Appearing

The Dead Shoot, Slow Motion

The Donkey

  • 203 Welford Road
  • Leicester
  • LE2 6BH
Website:
thedonkeybar.com
Phone:
0116 270 5042
Disabled Booking:
0116 270 5042