VOTE NOW IN THE NME MAGAZINE AWARDS !

Voting is now open in the 2017 NME Magazine Awards.  You can vote for Paul Draper and his production project, The Anchoress, by following the link HERE  DMx    

FULL STREAM OF EP TWO NOW AVAILABLE ON YOUTUBE.

The full stream of EP Two is now available on YouTube.  All four tracks have received great reviews from Prog Magazine,  which describes lead track ‘Friends Make The Worst Enemies’  as ‘full of tense paranoia then impassioned yearning that would have done his old band proud back in the day‘,  ‘Some Things Are Better Left Unsaid’ as ‘a gently lamentful regret‘ … Read More

PAUL CHOOSES HIS FAVOURITE MANSUN SONGS FOR TEAM ROCK MAGAZINE

Team Rock have interviewed Paul Draper this week, asking him to choose his ten favourite songs by his former band, Mansun.  His choices include tracks from each of Mansun’s four albums together with a Bside but as he says, “I haven’t chosen Taxloss or Wide Open Space or any of the really big ones”.  You can read his ten personal favourites, and … Read More

EP TWO TOPS THE CHARTS

Paul Draper’s second solo release, EP Two, has entered the UK physical singles charts at number one spot in it’s first week, outselling The Rolling Stones at number two. EP Two is available now from your local Independent Record Store and HMV, or from the Paul Draper Official Online Store HERE. For iTunes, Amazon & streaming follow this link http://smarturl.it/EP_TWO  

DON’T YOU WAIT, IT MIGHT NEVER COME

‘Don’t You Wait, It Might Never Come’, a B-side from EP Two is now available on Paul’s YouTube channel.  Described as ‘a ramped up, surging rock’n’roll number’, fans have said this is the most Mansun-like of Paul’s solo tracks to date. EP Two is available now from your local Independent Record Store and HMV, or from the Paul Draper Official Online … Read More

PAUL DRAPER PODCAST

KSscope’s latest podcast features Paul Draper in an ‘EP TWO’ special. In the podcast Paul talks about the way he crafted EP One, how his songwriting has been influenced by listening to Abba and co-writing with The Anchoress, Catherine Anne Davies.  You can listen to podcast 80 HERE . DM x

‘FRIENDS MAKE THE WORST ENEMIES (ACOUSTIC)’ FEATURES IN INDEPENDENT MUSIC MONDAY

#IndependentMusicMonday, a Spotify playlist that celebrates the best new Independently released music, has featured the acoustic version of ‘Friends Make The Worst Enemies’ in this week’s playlist.  The track is a B-side on EP Two, which is available now on CD or heavyweight clear vinyl from The Official Paul Draper Store HERE , with a free immediate download of both versions of ‘Friends Make The … Read More