Song writer and master of the acoustic guitar, Ralph McTell, takes to the road this autumn with ‘The English Heartbeat’ tour.
He is set to launch Volume 2 of “Songs for Six Strings” – a collection of hand-picked live recordings that will eventually comprise of a six CD collection. Ralph’s current album, “Somewhere Down the Road” continues to attract critical acclaim. He is also working on an instrumental album which is planned to be released in UK this autumn.
Ralph McTell has quietly celebrated being English his entire life with songs like; ‘The Streets of London’,’ England 1914’,’ Barges’ and ‘The London Apprentice’ amongst many others. Now, in 2012, the year of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the UK hosting the Olympics, McTell’s “English Heartbeat” tour is sure to celebrate and congratulate many of his favourite and, indeed, not so favourite aspects of this green and pleasant land.Tickets £19 Call 01524 582803 or www.lancaster.gov.uk/platform-tickets