Richard Sinclair guests on Billie Bottle's Temple of Shibboleth debut album

Billie Bottle’s Temple of Shibboleth
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UK jazzy proggers Billie Bottle's Temple of Shibboleth have announced that they will release their self-titled debut album on March 31 and the band will tour in support of the new album throughout the South of England in April. You can watch a video trailer for the album below.

Alongside the all-female band line-up, former Caravan, Camel, Hatfield And The North and National Health musician Richard Sinclair plays bass on the new album. it's not the only Canterbury connection for the band, with singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and artist Billie Bottle also havng toured with Sinclair's cousin and former Caravan keyboard player Dave SInclair.

Billie Bottle's Temple of Shibboleth has been produced by George Shilling (Blur, Primal Scream), the album "takes the deepest dive into sonic experimentation, blending nuances of psychedelic folk and prog music that ebbs and flows with spiritual embodiment."

Billie Bottle's Temple of Shibboleth April tour dates:
Apr 13: Penzance The Acorn
Apr 15: Falmouth The Poly
Apr 21: Totnes The Barrel House
Apr 22: Bristol St. George's
Apr 28: Bradford-on-Avon Wilstshire Music Centre
Apr 30: London Isale Of Dogs The Space
Jun 4: Exeter Phoenix

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Billie Bottle’s Temple of Shibboleth

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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.