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

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