Hugh Cornwell Plays Acoustic

Gig Cartel presents

Hugh Cornwell Plays Acoustic

Plus special guest David Ford

Fri 29 Nov 2013 | 7pm-10pm | £20 + booking fee | Tickets available on door tonight

Hugh Cornwell comes to the Arches on Friday 29th November 2013 for a rare acoustic gig, with support from special guest David Ford.

One of the UK’s finest songwriting talents and most accomplished live performers, Hugh Cornwell is best known as the original guitarist, singer and main songwriter in British punk rock band The Stranglers. With ten hit albums and 21 Top 40 singles under their belt, the band are responsible for some of the most well known tracks in rock history, including Peaches, No More Heroes, Golden Brown, Always the Sun, Grip, Nice N Sleazy, Duchess and No Mercy.

His latest album, Totem and Taboo (2012), was recorded at Electrical Audio Studios in Chicago and engineered and mixed by Steve Albini (Nirvana, PJ Harvey, Pixies).

For this gig he is joined by Sussex-based songwriter and musician David Ford (ex-Easyworld).

“Cornwell remains a hugely popular and prolific performer whose songwriting retains its fiery eloquence and whose gigs still crackle with electricity”
Classic Rock

Please enter through Argyle Street entrance