NEW COMPETITION NOW RUNNING TO WIN GREAT SIGNED ITEMS!

A great new competition is now running to win three fantastic signed items: A limited edition, much sort after, Record Store Day Mansun ‘Wide Open Space’ 12″ vinyl; The recently reissued, remastered ‘Attack Of the Grey Lantern’ black vinyl; The Paul Draper ‘Spooky Action’ double cd, including ‘Live At The Scala’ bonus disc. To enter the competition you need to be signed … Read More

NOVEMBER ACOUSTIC TOUR DATES ON SALE NOW!

Tickets are now on sale for Paul’s first ever UK acoustic tour in November from : http://pauldraperofficial.com/tour-dates/ Paul will play acoustic versions of songs spanning Mansun, Spooky Action and solo EP’s PLUS new, as-yet unreleased songs from his second solo album, accompanied by guitarist Ben Sink. November 2018 dates are as follows: Wednesday 14th | Bath, Moles Thursday 15th | Wolverhampton, Newhampton Arts Centre Friday 16th | Cambridge, … Read More

‘LOUDER THAN WAR’ REPORT ON PAUL’S SOLO ACOUSTIC TOUR.

Louder Than War have reported  on Paul’s solo Acoustic Tour of the UK this November, saying he will play: Wed 14th        Bath, Moles Thu 15th         Wolverhampton, Newhampton Arts Centre Fri 16th           Cambridge, Storey’s Field Centre Sat 17th           Leicester, The Cookie Wed 21st        York, The Crescent Community Venue Thu 22nd         Aberdeen, The Lemon Tree* Fri 23rd           Edinburgh, Pleasance Theatre* Sat 24th           Stockton-on-Tees, Georgian Theatre *seated venues These shows … Read More

‘ATTACK OF THE GREY LANTERN’ HITS THE UK ALBUM CHARTS

The 21st Anniversary reissue of Mansun’s ‘Attack Of The Grey Lantern’ has entered the Official UK vinyl album chart at No. 2 and the overall UK album chart at No. 28!     The deluxe remastered reissue of Mansun’s iconic debut album, ‘Attack Of The Grey Lantern’ is available in a wide range of formats: As a lavish four disc deluxe book (3CD+DVD) which … Read More

NOVEMBER ACOUSTIC TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED!

Paul will play his first ever full length acoustic tour in November 2018, accompanied by guitarist Ben Sink. Hear a set of tracks spanning Mansun, Spooky Action and solo EP’s PLUS new, as-yet unreleased songs from his second solo album. Tickets will be on sale from Wednesday 20th June at 10am from : http://pauldraperofficial.com/tour-dates/ November 2018 dates are as follows: Wednesday 14th | … Read More

MANSUNCAST ONE: PAUL DRAPER AND MANSUN ENGINEER PDUB DISCUSS THE MAKING OF ‘ATTACK OF THE GREY LANTERN’, AVAILABLE NOW!

MansunCast One, the first in a series of Mansun podcasts, is available now.  In it Paul Draper & Producer/Engineer PDub are in conversation with Billy Reeves, of BBC London, and discuss the origins of the band, the making of ‘Attack Of The Grey Lantern’ and the task of bringing the new 21st anniversary box-set re-issue of it together. You can listen to … Read More

PAUL DRAPER ‘SUPERB SINGER-SONGWRITER’ … XSNOIZE REVIEW ROUGH TRADE EAST ACOUSTIC GIG

XSNOIZE have reported on the acoustic session that former Mansun frontman, Paul Draper, performed at Rough Trade East, to celebrate the 21st Anniversary reissue of ‘Attack Of The Grey Lantern’, saying: “Paul announced he would begin with The Chad Who Loved Me. An appropriate choice, after all, Attack of the Grey Lantern opens with this haunting, charming anthemic classic, the “antithesis to what … Read More