Perth Festival

15th - 27th May 2017
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Today at the Festival

10:00

Various Venues In Perth

Free Event

12:30

St John's Kirk of Perth

Free Event

19:30

Perth Concert Hall

proclaimers

The Proclaimers 2015

Saturday 23rd May 2015

Perth Concert Hall, 20:00

This event was part of the 2015 Festival Programme.

Finish time 10.30pm
 
Supported by Declan Welsh
 
Strikingly individual, twin brothers Craig and Charlie Reid have over the years enjoyed huge success across the globe as the emotional honesty, political fire, wit and sing-along raucousness of their songs and their extensive touring has enlightened and entertained fans new and old. The Proclaimers have carved out a niche for themselves in the netherworld where pop, folk, new wave and punk collide. 
In the process they have enjoyed Gold and Platinum singles and albums in UK, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. 
After completing a 2-year World Tour late in 2013, Craig and Charlie took 2014 off to focus entirely on writing a new album. They headed to Rockfield Studios in December with their band and producer Dave Eringa (Manic Street Preachers, Wilko Johnson & Roger Daltrey, Idlewild, The Who) and recorded their 10th studio album 'Let's Hear It For The Dogs' released on Cooking Vinyl in April this year.
On BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island discs, David Tennant describes his first track by The Proclaimers, I could have chosen any and every track from this band, probably my favourite band of all time. They write the most spectacular songs, big hearted, uncynical passionate songs.
 

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