EP TWO AVAILABLE NOW!

EP TWO is available now! Featuring lead track ‘Friends Make The Worst Enemies’ supported by three quality B-sides, you can get it as a limited edition clear heavy vinyl or on CD from the Official Paul Draper Online Store HERE , where you will also find a full track listing. Alternatively, pick up your copy today from hmv or your Local Independent Record Store, or … Read More

CLASH MUSIC PREMIERE NEW ACOUSTIC B-SIDE FROM EP TWO

Clash Music have premiered the new acoustic version of ‘Friends Make The Worst Enemies’, which will be a b-side on EP Two. Clash describe the track as ‘like the chassis of a car being removed to see the engine parts whirring underneath.  A supple yet devastating return, it demonstrates that Paul Draper’s continued artistic vitality should rightly be celebrated.‘ You … Read More

PAUL REVIEWS RELEASES ON BBC 6MUSIC

Paul appeared on Steve Lamacq’s Roundtable on the 10th November, to review the latest releases. If you missed the show you can catch up with it on BBC iPlayer HERE .          

‘HIDDEN HERD’ REVIEWS ‘FRIENDS MAKE THE WORST ENEMIES’

Music blog ‘Hidden Herd’ have reviewed ‘Friends make The Worst Enemies’, the lead track off upcoming EP Two.  Describing the song as ‘A soul laid bare of it’s pain at what was once beautiful, but now destroyed’, and ‘A tiered, multi-storey anthemic eulogy to his past.’ the review also concludes that it is ironically the ‘most Mansun-sounding track we’ve heard from Paul … Read More

ITALIAN MAGAZINE REPORT ON RELEASE OF EP TWO

Italian rock magazine Indie-Rock.it have reported on the release of Paul Draper’s second solo EP, EP Two.  For Italian speakers, you can read the full article HERE .   EP Two will be released on the 25th November and can be pre-ordered now from the Paul Draper Store HERE .  

‘FRIENDS MAKE THE WORST ENEMIES’ IS GIGSLUTZ TRACK OF THE WEEK

‘Friends Make The Worst Enemies’, lead track from Paul Draper‘s ‘EP Two’, is GigSlutz track of the week.  You can read the article, which describes ‘Friends Make The Worst Enemies’ as ‘ 5 minutes of addictive melancholy; of wonderfully powerful melodies‘  HERE .  

‘GOD IS IN THE TV’ ZINE REPORT ON EP TWO

‘God Is In the TV’ zine have reported on the release of EP Two.  The article describes lead track ‘Friends Make The Worst Enemies’ as  ‘a five-minute autobiographical and melancholic ballad driven by bass and echoing noise ‘ and say that ‘it’s also catchy and is somewhat reminiscent of some of Mansun’s more radio-friendly moments’. The full article  can be found HERE  … Read More