We are delighted to announce one of our first amazing acts booked for 2020, and this event will be Free entry!
Tom Hingley is the former lead singer with the classic line up of
Inspiral Carpets, where for 22 years (1989- 2011) he sang on all
their chart hits, appeared on Top of the Pops and toured the world.
Tom Hingley was lead singer with ‘Madchester’ band, Inspiral Carpets
until 2011. His signature vocal sound can be heard on all the ‘glory days’
hits including ‘This is How it Feels’, and ‘Saturn 5’, and helped catapult
the band to stardom in the early nineties. 25 years and 15 top 40 singles
later, and Tom continues to enjoy a successful solo career that started
with his debut acoustic album, “Keep Britain Untidy”, released in 2000
on Tom’s own label, Newmemorabilia. Tom plays original music; an
eclectic mix of Folk, Soul, Gospel and Blues with plenty of heart, as well
as acoustic renditions of Inspiral classics. With his inimitable voice, and
raw, honest performances – complete with slide guitar! – Tom continues
to entertain fans old and new nationwide.
Since then Tom has released two more soul-searching acoustic albums .
Thames Valley Delta Blues in 2009 and the Pledge Music crowd funded
Sand in 2012
Tom is releasing a new album in 2018 through a pledge campaign called
‘I Love My Job’ with his electric band , the Tom Hingley Band, his
Inspirals tribute band, the Kar-Pets are releasing a Live DVD/audio
album in autumn 2017 called ‘May Contain Nuts’