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Damian Wilson & Adam Wakeman embark on their second full UK tour. Featuring Damian on vocals and acoustic guitar and Adam on piano, vocals and acoustic guitar. They’ll play songs from their individual back catalogues and artists they have worked with, along with tracks from their joint albums, intertwined with stories and memories from their extensive touring careers in a show not to be missed.
Damian Wilson is a songwriter and vocalist who has appeared on over 70 separate album releases. Damian is widely known in the rock genre, for bands and projects such as Headspace, Threshold, Ayreon and Rick Wakeman’s English Rock Ensemble. As a solo artist he has released 5 solo albums, a DVD and a retrospective compilation album. He also played the lead role of Jean Valjean in Les Misérables on their UK National Tour.
Best known as the keyboard and guitar player with Ozzy Osbourne and Black Sabbath, Adam Wakeman has also released 9 albums with father Rick Wakeman as well as releasing 4 solo albums. As a classically-trained pianist, his albums cross many genres and styles from classical, to rock. He co-wrote the 2010 platinum selling album Scream with Ozzy Osbourne and has also toured extensively with Travis, Annie Lennox, Will Young, Slash, 10CC and many more. Their first joint acoustic album 'Weir Keeper's Tale' was released in 2016, but they've been working and playing together for a long time in bands such as Headspace and Rick Wakeman's English Rock Ensemble. Their latest album ‘The Sun Will Dance In Its Twilight Hour’ was released in February 2018.
‘Great musicianship, great singing, great songs and a great atmosphere. You can’t ask for much more than that really’ Mark Radcliffe, BBC Radio 2
‘Quite simply the most fun you can have with your clothes on’ Prog Magazine
‘It's like a wonderful dysfunctional family party’ MetalTalk