The Anchoress To Support Simple Minds


The Anchoress will support Scottish rockers Simple Minds on their UK leg of their acoustic tour next May.

The female artist, Catherine Anne Daies, who won the Limelight Award at this year’s Progressive Music Awards is also a member of the band’s touring set up, adding keyboards and guitar. She will be performing a shorter version of her stripped-down album show for this year’s Confessions Of A Romance Novelist, on the dates.

She will play:

Dundee Caird Hall - May 17

Glasgow RoyalConcert Hall - May 18

Gateshead Sage - May 19

Birmingham Symphony Hall - May 21

Liverpool Royal Philharmonic Hall - May 22

Manchester Bridgewater Hall - May 23

Bridlington The Spa - May 25

Nottingham Royal Concert hall - May 26

London Palladium - May 27

Bristol Colston Hall - May 29

Cardiff St. David’s Hall - May 30

Southampton The Mayflower - June 1

Poole The Lighthouse - June 2

Jerry Ewing

Writer and broadcaster Jerry Ewing is the Editor of Prog Magazine which he founded for Future Publishing in 2009. He grew up in Sydney and began his writing career in London for Metal Forces magazine in 1989. He has since written for Metal Hammer, Maxim, Vox, Stuff and Bizarre magazines, among others. He created and edited Classic Rock Magazine for Dennis Publishing in 1998 and is the author of a variety of books on both music and sport, including Wonderous Stories; A Journey Through The Landscape Of Progressive Rock.