Cerys Matthews returns with new album, single and tour
Cerys Matthews makes an eagerly-anticipated return to the fray on August 21st with the Rough Trade release of her second solo album ‘Never Said Goodbye’.
The follow-up to her critically acclaimed debut solo album ‘Cockahoop’ from 2003 was produced by Stuart Sikes (The White Stripes, The Walkmen), Ben Elkins (Heypenny) and Cerys Matthews and mixed by Jeremy Ferguson (Josh Rouse, Be Your Own Pet).
The release of ‘Never Said Goodbye’ will be preceded by the release of a single – ‘Open Roads’ - on August 7th.
Cerys will also be touring the UK for the first time in three years in support of ‘Never Said Goodbye’. The dates run as follows:
22nd – Llangollen, Town Hall
24th – Cardiff, The Point
26th – London, Scala
29th – Cambridge Folk Festival (second on the bill to The Chieftains)
4th – T On The Fringe @ The Liquid Rooms, Edinburgh
6th – Cardiff, Big Weekend Festival (headliner)