John Lees’ Barclay James Harvest
Announce UK Tour
John Lees’ BARCLAY JAMES HARVEST will head out on the road for 6 UK dates in November. These shows follow highly successful tours of Germany, France & Switzerland earlier this year, which culminated with a headline slot at Glastonbury Festival’s Acoustic Stage.
The 2016 concerts see the band perform classic Barclay James Harvest material from their 3-decade recording career, along with selections from the band’s 2013 studio album, “North”, which was the group’s first all new studio album in 14 years. North draws on the fine musical heritage of Barclay James Harvest, while bringing the BJH legacy up to date with expansive compositions and thoughtful lyrics.
Full Dates as follows:
Thurs 3 Canterbury Westgate Hall
Sat 5 Farncombe, Godalming St. John’s
Weds 9 New Brighton,Wirral Floral Pavilion
Thurs 10 Norwich St Andrews Hall
Fri 11 London Cadogan Hall
Sat 12 Ipswich Regent Theatre
The tour also follows the recent re-release of the classic albums “Everyone is Everybody Else”, “Octoberon”, “XII” and the million selling “Gone to Earth” as Deluxe editions with new 5.1 Surround and Strereo remixes on Esoteric Recordings / Cherry Red Records.
Progressive rock band, Barclay James Harvest, was formed in Oldham in 1966, releasing their first single in April 1968 followed by their self-titled debut album in 1970.