Chart Topping singer songwriter Newton Faulkner announces a headline Belfast show
The Limelight 1 • Fri 08 April ’16
Doors 8pm / Tickets £20 + Booking Fee
Chart Topping singer songwriter Newton Faulkner is pleased to announce a headline Belfast show in The Limelight 1 on Friday, 08 April’16. To celebrate the release of his new album ‘Human Love’, out on 20 November, Newton has announced a UK and Irish Tour for 2016. Tickets on sale Friday at 10am from www.limelightbelfast.com, www.ticketmaster.ie Katy’s Bar & Ticketmaster outlets nationwide. Northern Ireland customers 0844 277 44 55 & Republic of Ireland customers 0818 719 300
Sam Newton Battenberg Faulkner (born 11 January 1985) is an English singer-songwriter and musician from Reigate, Surrey. He is known for his percussive style of guitar playing. In 2007 Faulkner’s debut studio album Hand Built by Robots was certified double platinum in the United Kingdom. The album topped the UK Albums Chart in August 2007. It was promoted by three singles, “Dream Catch Me”, “I Need Something” and “Teardrop”. “Dream Catch Me” reached number seven on the UK Singles Charts.
Faulkner’s second studio album, Rebuilt by Humans, was released in 2009 and charted at number 3 on the UK Albums Chart. After an accident to his right wrist, he said that he had “been put back together again by humans.” The first single from the album was “If This Is It”.
An EP titled Sketches was released in April 2012, followed by third studio album Write It On Your Skin, which was released in July 2012 and reached number one on the UK Albums Chart. Faulkner’s fourth album, Studio Zoo, was released in 2013 and reached number ten on the chart. His fifth studio album, Human Love, will be released on 20 November 2015.