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The Lorelei’s review of 2013

So another year comes to an end and it has been another good one for all of us at The Lorelei. It has been a year of revisiting old favourites, introductions to new places and the beginnings of our next album. We kicked off the year with a storming gig…

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A summer with The Lorelei

It has been a fantastic summer for us at The Lorelei. We have been pretty busy (by our standards) and 2013 has seen the return to a few old haunts as well as a welcome assault of some fantastic new venues and events. Here is a bit of a run…

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The Summer Tour Continues

With the Capital Cities out ofthe way (sorry again Cardiff) the next adventure for our ragtag bunch of heroes  was to play at Speyfest. Speyfest is a bespoke festival in Fochabers with a heavy traditional folk flavour, but organisers have long wanted the Lorelei to mash their tatties and the…

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Capital Cities Tour: Part 3

The soundman for tonight was Rob Hackett, a professional with a patient manner and a positive approach helped get us going with another smooth and easy soundcheck (maybe they aren’t as boring as we made them out to be in Part 1!) Soundcheck done, settled in to the upstairs flat…

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Capital Cities Tour: Part 2

Gear set up, soundcheck completed and very happy with the sound, we now had a couple of hours to relax. As well as a great venue the Half Moon is a great pub with a smashing garden and a great range of beers so it was off to enjoy the…

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Capital Cities Tour: Part 1

Following an absence south of the border for nearly a year we were finally off on our jollies again for a gig at The Half Moon in Putney. We decided in our wisdom that, if we were heading down in a van we should stop and gig somewhere on the…

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Belladrum gig confirmed

The Lorelei are delighted to announce we will be returning to Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival in 2013. We will be performing on the Free Range stage on Saturday 3rd August at 9pm. In true Lorelei style this is in an up-turned boat (hopefully not a rowing boat!)……we just can’t do…

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Festival season is coming

The sun has finally come out and festival season is well and truly on the way. Whilst we are in the final stages of confirming our summer program we thought we would share some of our favourite memories of festivals gone by. Through the years we have been fortunate enough…

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Stonehaven Town Hall – Saturday 30th March 2013

The Lorelei, Stonehaven Town Hall, Sat 30th March. It was an eager and expectant crowd that graced the townhall last Saturday. There was a collection of Fat Hippy Records bands present but everyone was there to see The Lorelei. The Lorelei have been around for a long time now. Still…

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Sounds from the studio

Following the success of 2011s Faces The Lorelei have now begun work on their next album. On the heels of the Home EP, Faces was the bands first full length recording with Fat Hippy Records as well as with their reformed line-up. The album displayed The Lorelei’s characteristic, endless energy…