Boo Hewerdine – live at The Whitehouse Sessions Totnes

| November 30, 2017
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Date(s) - 30/11/2017
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Upstairs at the Dartmouth Inn


The Whitehouse Sessions are musical evenings with some of the best singer-songwriters around, held in the intimate cosy space upstairs at the Dartmouth Inn Totnes.

We are very excited to welcome Boo Hewerdine. Support Greg Hancock.

Doors 7.30pm
Music 8.00pm

Tickets £10 online HERE or call 07832 200980 or email

We all at times look back at our past to a specific event such as a new relationship, or the starting point of our career and cherish those memories. How though do we view those times?

Acclaimed Ivor Novello Award nominated English singer-songwriter Boo Hewerdine’s new album “Swimming in Mercury” (Reveal Records April 28th 2017) gives us a personal insight as he takes us on that journey back in time. It’s a trip furnished with a glisten and a glint in his eye as he applies style and shapes to his autobiographical memories. Hewerdine revisits and recreates music in a manner that, put simply, a band starting out just couldn’t afford. In his own words “The new album was recorded in the spirit of the first four track recording I ever did… but instead of a chunky cassette deck we were able to use Chris Pepper’s Cambridge studio. It was an incredibly enjoyable and creative way to work. Often I would write a song in the morning and by the end of the day we would have another track done”.

There’s a compelling sense of adventure in tracks such as “My First Band”, “Satellite Town” and “A Letter to My Younger Self”.

As a recording artist, Boo’s first tentative steps came with the band, The Great Divide before the formation of his much-loved eighties group “The Bible” and a career that subsequently bloomed such that he is now in constant demand as a musician, songwriter, producer, teacher and live concert performer.

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