ANI Communiqué 271023-gigs incoming!

We have three live missions to complete this side of the year’s end before retreating to our secret bunker to continue album 4 recordings. First up is our genteel piano, violin and vocal cabaret trio, opening for our friend Chiara Berardelli at the launch for her new single “Rodeo” on Wednesday 22nd November at the Poetry Club, Glasgow. Tickets here… Read more →

Thank you Edinburgh

My god Edinburgh, you are a beautiful city. Thank you very much to everyone who came to the show last night.Thank you Fido and Tam for all your help, to Lori for your company, to Colvin and Luke at the Wee Red Bar and to Stewart and Ross at Xfire for putting us on.I had marvellous fun. I hope you… Read more →

Thank you Cumbernauld

Thank you very much to everyone who came to the show last night. One fainting (thankfully the person concerned is okay), one fire alarm (I’ve heard various rumours including someone smoking in the bogs to a bomb alert) and so an unscheduled interval for everyone in the car park, plus our usual onstage technical gremlins made for all kinds of… Read more →

Audience wanted-haunted, lost or otherwise

“A New International released a new double album of dramatic torch songs aching to be watched played and sung in an ancient velvet draped theatre to a haunted lost audience. Beautiful.” 2022 – The Writer Sums Up – Fighting Boredom ( Our thanks to Adrian Bloxham for his time and kind words. Band seeking audience, haunted, lost or otherwise, for… Read more →

New blog and January shows

“We must make for the audience a box of delights. Or at least fail entertainingly in the attempt” Full blog and ticket links for the first live shows of the year are here: Cumbernauld, Friday January 27th Edinburgh, Saturday January 28th Read more →

January shows!

Dear Folks, Our whistle-stop tour of the Scottish central belt continues with a weekender double header. Live shows on – Friday January 27th – Lanternhouse Theatre, Cumbernauld (hey, that’s my hometown!) Saturday January 28th – the Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh. All welcome, bring yer pals. bx Tickets here – Cumbernauld –… Edinburgh – Read more →