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The Blackheart Orchestra

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Time: Tuesday 7.00pm
Cost: £14.00 in Advance | £18.00 on the Door

The Blackheart Orchestra

 

With their new album Mesmeranto entering the official rock charts at number 18 , inspirational, award-winning electronic folk pioneers The Blackheart Orchestra take their music to a new, unexplored dimension. Described as “A mesmerizing powerhouse” “An avant-garde musical utopia” and “One of the most extraordinary voices singing anywhere today” vocalist Chrissy Mostyn and multi-instrumentalist Rick Pilkington combine their classical influences with vintage synthesisers and ultra contemporary electronicato create music that takes over the senses.

 

As emotionally charged as it is musically accomplished, expect sublime harmonies, virtuoso guitar, piano and synthesiser playing and songwriting and arrangements that take the audience ”from heartbreaking to uplifting in a single song”. With awards including Best British Duo, a Limelight Progressive Music Award Nomination andbeing voted in the UK’s Top 4 Best New Bands, plus performances at the London Palladium and Royal Albert Hall, The Blackheart Orchestra are two voices and thirteen instruments that create a unique musical experience that is truly ground-breaking.

 

“Ethereal” Daily Express

 

“A great band” BBC Radio 2

 

“Verges closer to an art installation than an album” Big Takeover Magazine USA

 

“So stunning and beautiful that it reaches areas of your head and heart that you never knew existed”

Metal Planet

 

“Genuinely profound and evocative. A life-enhancing listening event” Louder Than War

 

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Nominated for The Limelight Award

2018 Progressive Music Awards

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Winner ‘Best British Duo’ Exposure Music Awards

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Voted #4 Best New Band of 2018

PROG Magazine Readers’ Poll

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No.18 Official UK Rock Album Chart October 2019

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No.16 Official UK Independent Album Chart October 2019

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“One of the most extraordinary female voices singing anywhere” Rock Society Magazine

 

“Their songs are all stand-alone masterpieces” Fatea Magazine

 

“One of the truly great song-writing partnerships” Kensington Chelsea & Westminster Today

 

“Phenomenally talented – a fantastic show” Uber Rock

 

“Everything else almost seems boring in comparison” Rear View Mirror (Australia)

 

“Captivating, graceful and elegant” Maximum Volume

 

“The band’s fresh new sound is delicate and fragrant” PROG Magazine

 

“Expect the unexpected, a refreshing lack of boundaries” Louder Than War

 

“Liberating and unconventional – an avant-garde musical utopia with an impeccable vocal capability sending you weak at the knees” No Depression

 

“Beautiful, powerful and inspiring” Steve Hackett, Genesis

 

“Wow…just wow!” Annie Haslam, Renaissance

 

theblackheartorchestra.com

 

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