Foy Vance & Guests - Mandela Hall
Tuesday 5th March 2013 20:00

 

Shine.net Presents

FOY VANCE 

& Guests

Mandela Hall, Belfast

5th March 2013

8pm Doors / 18+

Tickets £14 

 

Tickets £14 excluding booking fee onsale Friday 31st August at 12pm  from www.shine.net, www.ticketmaster.ie, & Ticketmaster outlets nationwide. Northern Ireland customers 0844 277 44 55 & Republic of Ireland customers 0818 719 300

 

‘Melrose EP’ / Release Date: 20th August 2012 / New Album in 2013 (Communion Records) 

 

Irish singer-songwriter Foy Vance recently released his new four-track ‘Melrose EP’, a collaboration with David Holmes via Communion Records. He is set to play a show in Mandela Hall Belfast on 5th March 2013. Tickets are onsale now from all usual outlets. Foy will join David Gray across the US in September & October before heading back to the UK for a full tour. 

 

The ‘Melrose EP’ is a collaboration between Foy and acclaimed producer, David Holmes and is the score for Terry George's Academy Award winning film ‘The Shore’. This is Foy's first body of new material in a handful of years, and will be followed by the release of his album in early 2013. 



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Artists » Foy Vance

Foy Vance is a songsmith born in Bangor, County Down, who is now living in London. He released his first single "Gabriel and the vagabond" c/w with "Indiscriminate Act of kindness" on December 18th, 2006 on Wurdamouth Records. The songs "Gabriel and the Vagabond" and "Homebird" was featured in the second season of the US TV drama Grey's Anatomy and received an incredible response and demand to release the track as a single.

"Indiscriminate Act of Kindness", one of Foy’s most popular tracks "live" was featured in the a TV commercial for Great Ormond Street Hospital which was aired in the UK up until Christmas of 2006. Foy often uses alternative tunings for his guitar, for example the song 'Indiscriminate Act of Kindness' he uses the tuning CGDGCe.

Foy has previously released two limited edition EPs on Wurdamouth records; "Live Sessions and the birth of the Toilet tour" and "Watermelon Oranges". His regular piano player is London based composer Jules Maxwell. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.

Top Tracks:

  1. Be the Song
  2. Homebird
  3. At Least My Heart Was Open
  4. Into the Fire
  5. Be With Me
  6. Gabriel and the Vagabond
  7. Feel For Me - Radio Edit
  8. Closed Hand, Full Of Friends
  9. Guiding Light
  10. Shed a Little Light

Top Albums:

  1. Melrose EP
  2. Joy Of Nothing
  3. Hope
  4. Watermelon Oranges
  5. Feel For Me
  6. Live Sessions & The Birth of the Toilet Tour
  7. Be the Song
  8. Grey's Anatomy Volume 2 Original Soundtrack
  9. Grey's Anatomy Original Soundtrack
  10. Live At Bangor Abbey