Jake Bugg’s remarkable ascent began in 2012 when his self-titled debut album entered the UK charts at #1 (aged 18, making him the youngest British male artist ever to do so), going on to sell double platinum and shortlisted for the UK Mercury Music Prize. Success only accelerated Bugg’s creative momentum, releasing a follow-up twelve months later, 2013’s richly textured Shangri La, recorded in Malibu with Rick Rubin. That album returned Bugg to the top five, earning him his second Brits nomination, a landmark show at London’s Royal Albert Hall and a sold-out UK arena tour. After joining Mumford and Sons on their sold-out Gentleman Of the Road show at Sydney’s Domain late last year, the Nottingham local has announced that he is back with album number three On My One, which will be released on June 17th. To make three albums by the age of 21 is no mean feat. To singlehandedly make On My One shape shifting effortlessly from blues to pop, rap to folk and soul to country through great songwriting is nothing short of remarkable.
Continue reading JAKE BUGG with special guests BLOSSOMS – Splendour In The Grass Sideshows – July 2016
Photos and review by Meghan Player
It’s been a long-time between drinks for Australian fans of Mumford & Sons, and with today’s Gentlemen of the Road stopover rolling into town, the festival has pulled out some of the most impressive acts of recent times for one big day of music.
Thankfully, the less than ideal weather does little to dampen the early punters enthusiasm, with Brisbane’s, Art of Sleeping first up on the bill.
Continue reading Live Review : Mumford & Sons | Gentlemen Of The Road | The Domain, Sydney – November 14, 2015
Mumford & Sons and some freinds Jake Bugg, Future Islands, The Vaccines, The Jungle Giants, Meg Mac, and Art of Sleeping hit the Domain Saturday week, and are excited to announce the food and beverage menu to accompany this all day musical feast.
Continue reading Mumford & Sons Food and Beverage Menu Announced for Gentlemen of the Road all day event