Richard Hawley’s 2001 self-titled debut album is by no means his best, but as Hawley’s first effort as a solo artist, it is characteristically understated and charismatic. Re-released in 2007 by Setanta Records with 5 bonus tracks, the album sprang forth one particularly notable edition: a cover of Johnny Cash’s ‘Troublesome Waters‘. While the songwriting […]
I had reservations about listening to Richard Hawley’s 2009 effort Truelove’s Gutter after being so in awe of 2012’s Standing at the Sky’s Edge, especially after remembering I was more immediately struck by singles from the latter than the former. Basing my thoughts on my familiarity with Sky’s Edge and a handful of Hawley singles […]
Just checked-out Manic Street Preachers’ video ‘Rewind The Film’ feat. Richard Hawley (former Longpigs guitarist). This is the first teaser of an upcoming album titled the same after their latest piece ‘Postcards from A Young Man’ in 2010. 3 years brought them into 2 albums on working; the first of which James Dean Bradfield described […]
Hurricane Sandy is slated to hit America’s northeastern coast tonight. We here at Britpop News hope that our east coast readers are prepped and ready for whatever Sandy may bring. Stay safe and before you lose power, be sure to listen to this very appropriate song by Richard Hawley.