TRACK OF THE DAY – ‘FRIENDS MAKE THE WORST ENEMIES’

Online blog RW/FF have made the lead track from Paul Draper’s upcoming EP Two, their track of the day. RW/FF describes ‘Friends Make The Worst Enemies’ as ‘packed with the sort of epic drama and intriguing melodic brilliance that fans will welcome with open arms’.  You can read the whole article HERE . EP Two will be released on the 25th November … Read More

PAUL DRAPER ‘EP TWO’ COMING 25TH NOVEMBER

Following the release of his first new music in twelve years (this summer’s acclaimed EP ONE), Paul Draper announces a second four track EP on Kscope. EP TWO features four new recordings: Friends Make The Worst Enemies – a knock-out punch; 5 minutes of relentless chasmic melody and autobiographical melancholy that immediately reminds the listener why Paul’s songs were rarely … Read More

NEW PAUL DRAPER WORLD PREMIERE ON BBC6 MUSIC WITH STEVE LAMACQ

The World Premiere of the lead track from Paul Draper’s second solo release will be on the Steve Lamacq Show on BBC Radio 6 Music today (Wednesday) between 4pm and 7pm. The track, to be revealed by Steve, will be the lead track from Paul’s second EP, entitled EP TWO. Listen online to the Steve Lamacq Show here or on … Read More

NEW FRENCH INTERVIEW WITH PAUL DRAPER

Paul has given a new interview to French website Soul Kitchen where he talks about the making of EP One and his solo career. You can read the full interview HERE .  

THE ANCHORESS IS NOMINATED FOR WELSH MUSIC PRIZE

Following success in the Prog Awards, ‘Confessions Of A Romance Novelist’, the debut album by The Anchoress, co-written and produced by Paul Draper, has now been nominated for the Welsh Music Prize. Organiser John Rostron said “This is an incredibly strong shortlist for the Welsh Music Prize. Twelve very different records, made by some well established artists and some new … Read More

NEW COMPETITION TO WIN UNIQUE SET OF EP ONE RELEASES!

A new competition has been launched which offers a unique opportunity to win a complete set of EP One releases in all formats, all specially signed by Paul Draper.   The fabulous EP One bumper bundle includes: *   The Limited Edition Feeling My Heart Run Slow single, released by the Too Pure Singles Club *   The Limited Edition EP One … Read More

THE ANCHORESS WINS LIMELIGHT AWARD

The Anchoress, Catherine Anne Davies, has won Prog Magazine’s Limelight award following the success of her debut album co-written and produced by Paul Draper.  Paul has posted about his pride on his Facebook page, which you can follow HERE. You can see Catherine Anne Davies accepting the award at the star studied event, HERE .  

ENDING SOON: COMPETITION TO WIN FOUR LIMITED EDITION MANSUN VINYLS, SIGNED BY PAUL DRAPER

The competition  on the Mansun Official Facebook Page to win four brand new, original, Limited Edition Mansun Vinyl 7″ Singles, never played and signed by Ex-Mansun frontman Paul Draper, is ending soon.   The prize comprises: *Wide Open Space – Four EP, released 25th November 1996 *She Makes My Nose Bleed – Five EP, released 3rd February 1997 *Negative – Ten EP, released … Read More

ON SALE NOW! EXCLUSIVE PAUL DRAPER ‘EP ONE’ T-SHIRT

ON SALE NOW!  Exclusive to the Official Paul Draper Online Store, this Limited Edition T-Shirt is available for pre-order now.  The t-shirt features the beautiful artwork design for EP ONE by artist Anthony Gerace.  Available in S, M, L, XL and XXL sizes, the t-shirt is unisex for men and women. There will be only one small limited edition run of this t-shirt so … Read More