CANCELLED: The Civil Wars
Thu 8 Nov 8pm
Butterworth Hall: £17 (+ 50p booking fee)
This show has been cancelled. Our Box Office will be in contact soon to arrange refunds. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Singer-songwriters Joy Williams and John Paul White are The Civil Wars, a Grammy award-winning duo hailing from California and Alabama respectively. The band’s debut album Barton Hollow has received public and critical acclaim, with the duo winning Best Folk Album and Best Country Duo/Group Performance at this year’s Grammy Awards.
Praise for The Civil War’s debut album, Barton Hollow:
“a bewitching debut album of sparse, spectral Americana.” **** The Guardian
“…through bands such as The Civil Wars, a new music industry is born.” Los Angeles Times
With a maximum capacity of 2000 standing or 1500 seated this concert hall has an outstanding natural acoustic and is the home of our International Concert Series, as well as the majority of our music gigs and big name comedians. Butterworth Hall has recently had a £6.9 million redevelopment and reopened in autumn 2009 .