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Tour Dates

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: May 14, 2016

Tour dates have been announced! At the end of the month I will taking my acoustic guitar out on the road and playing the following dates to promote my new single “Talk of the Town” – details to follow. London dates will be full band headline shows with ticket links to come shortly so keep […]

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Music I’m listening to right now

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: March 23, 2016

I thought I’d share some new music I’m listening to at the moment in the hope that you may find something new that you love. There seems to be somewhat of a British guitar music revival at the moment, which as you can imagine, I’m pretty pleased about. A small portion of these bands have […]

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Throw Me Down Video Story

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: March 3, 2016

Hello! So, I’ve been asked a few questions about where my usual band are in my music video for “Throw Me Down”. So I thought I’d give a little explanation for you. We were all set for the video and plans were running smoothly. However, on the morning of the shoot bad luck meant both […]

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Throw Me Down Single Release!

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: February 16, 2016

Soooo, it’s been a while since I updated this blog. I’ve been working away in the background shooting a music video, booking gigs, writing, demoing, recording live videos and playing lots of intimate house gigs. I’ll start off with a bit of an update about my debut single release “Throw Me Down” which is being […]

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Acoustic magazine and new bass player

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: November 25, 2015

So, the past six weeks have been busy. Incase you missed it we are featured in this month’s Acoustic Magazine in the 13 best new artists section, we also had a very favourable review, I’ll post a snippet of the it below! October also saw Toby and I recruit a new bass player, the incredibly […]

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Vol.1 EP – Out Now on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon etc!

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: October 7, 2015

I am thrilled to announce that my debut EP, Volume 1 is now available on iTunes, Spotify, Bandcamp and many others. I’d just like to thank everyone that has bought, streamed, blogged, reviewed and supported the music so far! We seem to have reached plenty of new ears and cant wait to play the songs […]

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600 likes on Facebook and gig news!

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: September 9, 2015

Firstly, massive thank you to everyone that has liked the Facebook page so far, it’s great to finally hit that ever desired 600 like milestone…. In all seriousness, all the support so far is much appreciated and as the great philospher Yazz once said “The only way is up”. In other news gigs have started coming in heres […]

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Coates – Vol.1 EP – Release date 25/09/15

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: August 22, 2015

In case anyone missed the announcements on social media my debut EP Volume. 1 is set for release on the 25th September, it will be available on iTunes, Spotify and all the usual outlets. This will coincide with my first headline show at The Spice of Life in Soho, London tickets are £6 and available in […]

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Recording Update

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: June 10, 2015

So, all good news here. The EP is FINISHED. Mixing with Alex Hatcher was completed last week and the tracks have been sent off for mastering, which means I should have the very final EP over the next day or so. No release date is set currently, but Toby and I are putting together a release […]

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New Drummer, New Recordings, New Plans

Written by: Oliver Coates   |   On: April 22, 2015

Its been a while since I posted up on here and the reason being is that I’ve been incredibly busy. Six weeks back I welcomed on board a new drummer, Toby. He has been a fantastic addition and will be playing every live show from now on. Due to his unique playing style and his […]

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