LIVE REVIEW: James Walsh at Warrington Irish Club

Warrington Irish Club Live presents – James Walsh (of Starsailor) with support from Matthew Everson. I’m excited about this one. Ever the indie music fan, this is a big one for me….I’m happy. It’s a packed out Warrington Irish Club we find ourselves in tonight, and quite rightly so. Tonight is a real treat. It’s… Read More LIVE REVIEW: James Walsh at Warrington Irish Club

Courteeners, Kasabian & Blossoms amongst first wave announced for Neighbourhood Weekender in 2022

Neighbourhood Weekender have announced that Courteeners, Kasabian and Blossoms will take to the stage at Victoria Park, Warrington on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th May 2022. For the first time since headlining the inaugural event in 2018, Courteeners return to Victoria Park on Saturday 28th May. This announcement came just days before the band perform to 50,000 people at Emirates Old Trafford. Closing the… Read More Courteeners, Kasabian & Blossoms amongst first wave announced for Neighbourhood Weekender in 2022

Starsailor on 20 years since debut album, Love is Here

This feature originally appeared on the Warrington Guardian. Read the original piece here. SINGER James Walsh described it as being ‘catapulted into a world of madness’ when Starsailor’s debut album, Love is Here, came out. A year before the record’s release, the four-piece could easily have been written off as a ‘college band’. But everything… Read More Starsailor on 20 years since debut album, Love is Here

Starsailor to play special 20th anniversary show at Parr Hall this October

STARSAILOR are to play a homecoming show in Warrington to mark the 20th anniversary of their debut album. Love Is Here, which peaked at number two in the charts and went on to be certified platform, came out on October 8, 2001. Band members, bassist James ‘Stel’ Stelfox and drummer Ben Byrne both grew up… Read More Starsailor to play special 20th anniversary show at Parr Hall this October

Familiar faces of Neighbourhood Weekender in Warrington

November saw the first wave of bands announced for the Neighbourhood Weekender, which is taking place at Victoria Park on 26 & 27th May 2018. Amongst the acts announced for the bank holiday weekender Festival were Courteeners, Starsailor, Reverend and the Makers, Miles Kane and The Sherlocks. What many would not realise is for a town… Read More Familiar faces of Neighbourhood Weekender in Warrington

Warrington Festival Interviews: Starsailor & Go West

On the Warrington Guardian website, in anticipation of Warrington Festival‘s weekend of Live Music, Weekend Editor David Morgan speaks to Go West about life after the 80’s, their whirlwind success and how have been reliving the era in which they made their name and their hits since the turn of the 21st century. Brit Award winners… Read More Warrington Festival Interviews: Starsailor & Go West

Warrington Festival starts this Weekend (16/17th Sept)

The town is gearing up for a weekend of music with Starsailor & Icon’s of the 80’s performing live on Bank Park as part of Warrington Festival. In the Warrington Guardian this week, there is an exclusive interview with the town’s Indie heroes, Starsailor. Two of the bands who are playing on Saturday, for an event… Read More Warrington Festival starts this Weekend (16/17th Sept)

REVEALED: Full line-up for Saturday bill of Warrington Festival headlined by Starsailor

A BAND who performed at Glastonbury and Kendal Calling have been announced as the main support for Starsailor at Warrington Festival. Indie quartet, The Rainband, will be among 13 artists warming up the crowd for a full day of music at Bank Park on September 17. They will be joined by psychedelic rockers Psyblings, who… Read More REVEALED: Full line-up for Saturday bill of Warrington Festival headlined by Starsailor