June 27, 2022– Nashville, TN– Grammy-nominated as well as CMA Award-winning recording artist Gretchen Peters has long been known for her songwriting. Folks like George Strait and also Martina McBride cut her tracks early on, as well as ever since, she’s penned pinch hit the likes of Trisha Yearwood, Pam Tillis, Bonnie Raitt, and Neil Diamond, as well as was inducted right into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2014. Up until you’ve heard Peters’ clear, expressive voice recite her own expertly-crafted tunes live on stage, you’re only obtaining fifty percent of the story. Thankfully for longtime followers and also curious sightseers, Peters has just revealed a brand new live album, The Show: Live from the UK– out August 19th via Proper Music Group. Featuring 18 tracks from Peters’ precious magazine The Show marks her first release since 2020’s homage to Mickey Newbury, The Night You Wrote That Song and also her very first real-time launch because 2005’s Trio.
Culled from 3 efficiencies from Peters’ 2019 Strings Attached Tour– April 19th at St. George’s, Bristol, UK; April 22nd at The De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-On-Sea, UK; as well as April 23rd at The Apex, Bury St. Edmunds, UK– The Show features Peters’ touring band– Barry Walsh (piano, vocals), Colm McClean (electrical guitar, vocals), as well as Conor McCreanor (upright and electric bass, vocals– along with an all-female, Scottish string quartet including Seonaid Aitken (violin), Amira Bedrush-McDonald (violin), Sarah Leonard (viola), as well as Alice Allen (cello). The resulting album feels like a you-had-to-be-there retrospective of Peters’ illustrious career to date, framed with new-but-familiar plans concentrated on letting her songwriting shine.
Fans can pre-order or pre-save The Show: Live from the UK in advance of its August 19th launch at this web link and have a look at a full list of Peters’ future performances below.
The Show: Live from
the UK Tracklist: Arguing With Ghosts Hey There Cruel World The Secret Of
Life Rebirth Love That Makes A Cup Of Tea
When You Love Someone
On A Bus To St. Cloud
To Say Goodbye
When You Are Old
When All You Got Is A Hammer
Whatever Falls Away
Capture Gretchen Peters On Tour:
July 11-15– Big Indian, NY– Richard Thompson’s Frets and also Refrains Songwriting Camp *
August 13– Albuquerque, NM– Chatter
August 24– London, UK– Kings Place
August 25– Bristol, UK– St. George’s
August 26– Wimborne Minster Dorset, UK– Tivoli Theatre
August 28– Lutterworth Leicestershire, UK– The Long Road Festival
August 29– Leeds, UK– City Varieties Music Hall
August 30– Edinburgh, Scotland– The Queen’s Hall
August 31– Glasgow, Scotland– Community Central Hall
September 1– Milton Keynes, UK– The Stables
September 2– London, UK– Kings Place
October 5-12– Budapest, Hungary– Danube River Cruise 2022
October 21-23– Pomeroy, OH– Jorma Kaukonen’s Fur Peace Ranch *
* denotes songwriting workshops
Even more scenic tour dates, including Peters’ 2023 European trip, as well as ticket details can be located at gretchenpeters.com/shows.