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Feb
10

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Under The Apple Tree Sessions Return For C2C 2016

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Bob Harris’ UNDER THE APPLE TREE SESSIONS, which were a huge success at C2C 2015, will return this year to a much larger venue within The O2.  Building Six, located close to the Town Square, will host artists on Saturday and Sunday during the festival.

Bob Harris said: “We are excited to be hosting Under The Apple Tree Sessions at C2C again this year. We are honoured to have been invited back after hosting the stage for the first time last year. Building Six will become our new venue, where we will be putting on 12 of our absolute favourite artists across the Saturday and Sundayof the festival.”

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Nov
3

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Callaghan @ The Old Book Store, Bristol, UK | November 2, 2015 – Review

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I’ve got to admit, I already knew that I would end this gig by fangirling all about Callaghan, because I’ve seen her 4 times this year and ended every time by gushing over how she has the purest voice ever etc etc. However, after a particularly crappy weekend, and a not very restful Monday, I was not really feeling like making a public appearance and so I wasn’t sure exactly how much exuberance Callaghan would get from this wreck of a human.

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Oct
11

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Callaghan Announces New Single ‘When You Loved Me’; New UK Shows

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Following her hugely successful summer tour, a run of house shows, headline slots and festival appearances including Secret Garden Party andCambridge Folk Festival – Nashville based singer songwriter Callaghan confirms she’ll be returning to the UK this month to promote her stunning new single, ‘When You Loved Me’ and for another string of UK shows.

‘When You Loved Me’ is the latest single taken from her recent album, ‘History of Now’ released earlier this year,  following the BBC Radio 2 Playlisted ‘Best Year’ and ‘We Don’t Have To Change The World.’

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Aug
4

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Cambridge Folk Festival 2015 | Day One – Review

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Credit: Esther Harper

Written by Esther Harper

For over fifty years, Cambridge Folk Festival has been a hub of all things folk music, welcoming up-and-coming and established artists, as well as downright legends. Now celebrating its fifty-first year, the festival got off to a cheery start this Thursday after the rain subsided and the sun attempted to shine down on the masses that had descended on Cherry Hinton Hall Park. The main stage remained closed until Friday, and instead early festivalgoers milled about the various smaller stages and tents, which mostly featured lesser-known artists throughout the evening, making for an intimate start to such a big event in the folk music calendar.
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Jun
21

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Callaghan Launches ‘House Tour’ In UK, Announces New Single

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– UK House tour dates confirmed for July
– Also playing Cambridge Folk Festival, Secret Garden Party and Summertyne Festival
– New single We Dont Have To Change The World out July 17
– As seen at C2C at the O2
– Previous single Best Year playlisted on BBC Radio 2, with massive support from the likes of Bob Harris, Steve Wright, Jeremy Vineand Jonathan Ross

Following her hugely successful Callaghan Across America tour, and a run of headline UK shows earlier this year, British singer songwriter Callaghan has confirmed shell be bringing her unique house tour to the UK for the first time this summer, to coincide with the release of her new single, We Dont Have To Change The World and a flurry of festival dates.

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May
7

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Callaghan ‘A History Of Now’ – Album Review

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[Ed. note: fanboy alert]

I came late to the Callaghan party, only seeing her for the first time back in March at a London showcase for her new album ‘A History Of Now’. It is fair to say she blew me away with the quality of her vocals, and after seeing her on the pop-up stages at Country to Country, and then on her recent tour of the UK, I have been officially indoctrinated into the major fanboy category of listener.

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Apr
27

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Callaghan @ Green Note, London, UK | April 23, 2015 – Review

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In terms of vocal purity and emotional depth, Callaghan is the best artist I’ve seen by miles. She may not be able to captivate arenas like similarly-pitched vocalist Lee Ann Womack did at Country to Country 2015, but at The Green Note in Camden, a tiny indie venue, she was absolutely perfect.

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Apr
1

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VIDEO: Callaghan ‘Crazy Beautiful Life’

callaghan coffee cup (Medium)In the lead up to her second studio album ‘A History of Now’, which sees her reflecting on several years of living in Nashville and paying her dues around the US and UK, Callaghan is coming off a string of great press including an acclaimed set at the recent C2C Festival and an industry showcase at Sergio’s in London. Her video for ‘Best Year’ took an a song of hers originally written a while back and gave it a whole new poignancy when considering how far she has come in her journey, and new single and video ‘Crazy Beautiful Life’ takes it another step further when showing gratitude for the gifts she has been given.

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