Americana quintet The Hanging Stars announce local Brighton & Hove gig

Posted On 16 Aug 2021 at 8:54 pm

The Hanging Stars are shooting our way

Local promoters ‘Modern Age Music’ have announced that they will be bringing The Hanging Stars to town this October. The Americana quintet will be playing in Hove at The Brunswick on Friday 15th.

The Brunswick can be found at 1Holland Road, Hove, BN3 1JF (pic Nick Linazasoro)

Following their storming performance at AmericanaFest UK, The Hanging Stars are touring their third album of beautifully crafted Cosmic Americana – ‘A New Kind of Sky’.

‘A New Kind of Sky’ won four-star reviews across the board with Shindig Magazine rating it their Top 5 album of last year and Americana UK naming it one of their albums of 2020.

The Hanging Stars ‘A New Kind of Sky’  album

BBC Radio 2’s Bob Harris declared “I love this band!”.

Channelling the sounds of The Byrds, Big Star and The Flying Burrito Brothers with hints of Mojave 3 and The Allah Las, The Hanging Stars mainline the dying embers of the early 70s psychedelic folk and cosmic country scenes.

Americana UK wrote that with A New Kind of Sky “… the band have forged a sparkling album which, on the strength of the songs and the sheer excellence of the playing, allows that it too might one day be considered a classic.”

Check out their music on Soundcloud. Purchase your tickets for their concert HERE.

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