HamsandwicH Share Video For New Single ‘Illuminate’ & Play Live Show At The Islington Academy, London On Wed 29th June
New Album ‘Stories From The Surface’ Out Now Via Route 109A Records
Irish Album Chart #1 Record
The First Independent Album To Top The Chart Since Irish Chart Compiling Began In 1992
Shortlisted For The Choice Music Prize ‘Album Of The Year’ Award
New Single ‘Illuminate’ Played By Huw Stephens (BBC Radio 1) And John Kennedy (Radio X)
‘Sweet, pop-laden indie songwriting with just the slightest melancholic aftertaste’ Clash Magazine
2015 was a pivotal year for HamsandwicH, the Dublin-based band from Kells released their 3rd album ‘Stories From The Surface’ in their native Ireland and it debuted straight in at the number 1 spot in the official Album chart.
Fast forward to January 2016 and ‘Stories From The Surface’ was shortlisted for the Choice Music Prize Album of the Year Award (Ireland’s answer to the UK’s Mercury Prize).
The Blue Deluxe version of ‘Stories From The Surface’ was released on May 27th in the UK for the first time and is now available by digital download and includes 4 previously unreleased bonus live tracks taken from the bands Christchurch Cathedral acoustic performance in Dublin. These special recordings will feature reworked arrangements of the album tracks which were richly enhanced by the famous Church surroundings.
HamsandwicH have just released a video for their new single ‘Illuminate’, which you can watch below:
‘Stories From The Surface’ is out now and can be purchased via the following:
The Band will be playing at the O2 Academy in Islington in LONDON on Wednesday the 29th of June.