Nel Unlit

at Shakespeares, Sheffield

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Nel Unlit will be playing their debut Sheffield show at Shakespear's to celebrate the release of their debut album Wake for the Dreaming, a rock-opera based on Worlds' End from Neil Gaiman's epic Sandman graphic novel series.

The album has been produced and mixed by the band with the help of Peter Brewis of Mercury Prize nominated Field Music and will be released on February 14th 2020 on Butterfly Effect (vinyl) and Spooker Rekkids with single True Things preceding it on January 17th 2020. The album features a cast of singers, each playing a role within the story, including, Tom Joshua, Our Krypton Son, Dressed Like Wolves and Before Breakfast.


Nel Unlit

Nel Unlit are a group of nine songwriters, storytellers and musicians who have their roots all over the North East of England and Northern Ireland. Drawing from their roots in folk, rock, theatre and classical music, Nel Unlit create vibrant portraits and immersive environments.

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Before Breakfast


  • 146-148 Gibraltar Street
  • Sheffield
  • S3 8UB

0114 275 5959