The Songbook Collective

The Songbook Collective

at Guildhall and Brangwyn Hall, Swansea

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JR Events are proud to announce The Songbook Collective coming to the Brangwyn Hall in Swansea on Sunday 16th October,the only date to be released in Wales!

Steve Cradock from Ocean Colour Scene and the members of the Paul Weller band join together for only a handful of UK dates (and only one in Wales!) to play an exclusive selection of songs from their own projects and classic tracks from Paul Weller, Ocean Colour Scene, The Moons and many more.

A unique opportunity to see these world class musicians in an intimate concert.

The full line up is Steve Cradock (Ocean Colour Scene), Andy Crofts (The Moons, Paul Weller Band), Ben Gordelier (The Moons, Paul Weller Band), Steve Pilgrim (Paul Weller Band) and Andy Lewis (Paul Weller Band).

Doors open at 7:00pm. Includes an exclusive DJ set from Andy Lewis after the band.


The Songbook Collective

The Songbook Collective appearing at this event

Five top calibre musicians that have travelled the world playing in front of hundreds of thousands of people, performing on TV and numerous number 1 albums. These brothers in sound are the loyal musical backbone for Paul Weller. Steve Cradock joined the Paul Weller Band 20 years ago and has played guitar on every album since "Wildwood". Starting out in Ocean Colour Scene who have released 21 albums, two of which have reached number 1 in the UK charts. Steve has also recently joined The Specials as guitarist and has released three acclaimed solo albums over the last 7 years. Andy Crofts is the singer / songwriter of The Moons. The band have released four albums. Andy joined the Paul Weller Band in 2008 and has played on the last three Paul Weller albums. Steve Pilgrim has played with The Stands and Cast and has been in the Paul Weller band for the past 7 years. Andy Lewis is the bass player in the Paul Weller Band. His single "Are you trying to be Lonely?" from 2007 featured Paul Weller on vocals. Andy was one of the founding DJ's at the legendary Brit Pop club night Blow Up which was a massive night both in London and right here at Esquires in the mid 90s. Ben Gordelier joined the Paul Weller band in 2012 and has appeared on the last two Paul Weller albums. He is also the drummer with The Moons. The band join together and take to the road for a few select UK dates to play an exclusive selection of songs from their own projects playing the music of Steve Craddock, The Moons, Ocean Colour Scene, Andy Lewis, Steve Pilgrim and much more…

See The Songbook Collective tour dates

Guildhall and Brangwyn Hall

St Helen's Road