Staggered to have got 2 amazing reviews from two New Zealand broadsheet papers. “CD of the Week” and 4½ stars in the only New Zealand Sunday broadsheet (Sunday Star Times)…and another 4 star review in NZ paper The Dominion Post: “Priestman occupies the territory somewhere between Ray Davies’ sardonic take on life and Nick Lowe’s sly humour”… Continue reading
Just out, the latest edition of Acoustic Magazine (from the makers of Guitarist magazine, Seth Lakeman on the cover)…nice pics (by Mark McNulty) and a double page spread spread wherein I talk of the making of the new album, my love of “twang”, and also admit to changing my strings once, “in about 1999”… Continue reading
03/03/14 update…BBC TV Look North “True Believer” appearance (with Longcroft Gospel Choir) now on youtube
The iplayer link (as mentioned in the post below) to our BBC 1 Look North appearance with the Longcroft School Gospel Choir (performing True Believer) has now expired…however, good news is, its up on youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=alfgFoVVML0 ..
The difficult second album is now available to buy from the usual places.
Henry’s House Gigs
Henry has recently started playing private house-concerts and finds these some of the most enjoyable gigs he does.
There's no greater compliment that can be paid to the album [The Last Mad Surge of Youth] than to say quite plainly that it's a really enjoyable album, one for repeated listening and guaranteed to touch a nerve of some sort for fans of a certain age who will enjoy the ponderings and contemplations"