Progradar have announced ‘Attack Of The Grey Lantern Live at The Ritz’ which will sold signed exclusively on Paul’s November UK acoustic tour. Tickets for the tour are available here: http://pauldraperofficial.com/tour-dates/ You can find the full article HERE .
Following Paul’s hugely successful tour earlier this year, in which he celebrated the 21st anniversary of Mansun’s ‘Attack of the Grey Lantern’, by performing the entire album live on stage with his new band, a live album is to be released. ‘Attack Of The Grey Lantern – Live At The Ritz’ was recorded on Thursday 1st March 2018, in front of a … Read More
Paul has announced that he’s looking for local solo/acoustic artists to support him at each of his upcoming acoustic shows at Bath, Wolverhampton, Cambridge, Leicester, York, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Stockton-on-Tees. “Back at the height of Britpop, my band Mansun ran a competition to give a local band a support slot on every gig of our biggest UK tour, playing to 50,000 people. Once … Read More
Following a very successful acoustic tour in the USA, and his recent full band performance at Festival Number 6, Paul will be embarking on a UK acoustic tour this November. For this tour he will be playing in smaller, more intimate venues for the first time, accompanied by his guitarist Ben Sink. The setlist will include tracks from his debut solo album … Read More
NME have given Paul’s set at Festival Number 6 in Portmeirion a great review, describing it as ‘Pomp Rock at its finest‘. Paul’s set featured four full length songs from Mansun’s album ‘Six‘, and the article picks up the strong links between the album and the cult TV series ‘The Prisoner’, which was filmed at Portmeirion. ““It’s Festival No 6, why do you … Read More
The Guardian have reviewed Festival No.6, at which Paul performed an hour long set which included four tracks from Mansun’s ‘Six’, described by the Guardian as ‘a slice of misunderstood brilliance‘. You can read the full review HERE . The four tracks performed by Paul and his band were: Six (full album version) Negative Legacy Being A Girl (parts one and … Read More
‘Six’, the cult second album by Paul’s former band Mansun, is the subject of a major feature in this month’s Classic Pop Magazine, examining the themes in both the music and the album art. ‘Six’ is described as a cross between Abbey Road and Princes Parade. To read this fascinating article, get your copy from WHSmith, Tesco and independent newsagents or buy the issue online now … Read More
There are still good bargains to be had at the Official Store summer sale, but items are selling fast. The white vinyls of ‘Spooky Action’ have sold out but there are a few remaining clear vinyls available which come with an art print hand signed by Paul. ‘Live At The Scala’, the fantastic live gig recorded at Paul’s sell out debut solo … Read More