Friday, 4 May 2018

New Sunrise lyric video

Here is the lyric video for our song Sunrise.  Sit back, relax and enjoy it!

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Lyric Videos




Lyric Videos

I'm currently working on a series of lyric videos for a handful of songs from our album. The first one to come out will be Behind Every Face. I have already created the lyric cards for that song and have some video footage to work with. I am doing the editing this week.  See the previous post below for a taster.

I am also creating the lyric cards for the song, Sunrise, which will be next in the series. I'll do the video next week. I aim to get one video done every week till I have them all done. I won't do all the songs off the album, but a fair bunch of them.

See you next time,
have a good week!

Shem

Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Woodstock Society


We have this intimate afternoon gig coming up this Saturday 27th January.
Woodstock Society is the vintage/ retro clothing and vinyl records shop in Brook Street no. 88, next to the Egerton Arms.  We'll be making a start at 1pm.

Friday, 15 December 2017

Upcoming shows this December



Hi music lover,

We are playing at the Golden Eagle again on Friday 29th December.  This will be the launch party for our new album And The Train Rattled Along.  The CDs are all ready and waiting to go.  This is a proper release using professional glass mastering etc.  The sleeve and booklet are professionally printed too.  The 12-page booklet contains artwork plus all the lyrics to the songs.

On the night we will be proud to present The Ronco Pop-o-matics as support, starting at 8-30pm.  They are a Chester band featuring, yes, Thor Brown on bass, plus Tim Wilday on vocals and laughter,  Earl on guitar, and Milt Kinder on percussion.  They write all their own material and bring happiness and sunshine with their fun shows.

The Shem Sharples set will feature some electric guitar for a change, and include many of the songs from the album, plus a few other audience faves (like The House of Evergrin………wooooooh!)

Do come down and enjoy a great atmosphere, inspiring music, and a nice alternative festive season treat!  Bring all your buddies!

PLUS
We will also be making an appearance at the fantastic Chichester Arms open mic this coming Monday night (18th Dec) as a warm up.  The event starts at 8-30pm - and there’s no knowing what time we will be on,  it is an open mic after all!

Friday, 13 October 2017

Upcoming show

We're playing at the Carlton Tavern, 1 Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester CH4 7BN
on Friday 27th October.  It's part of the Rebel Yell Festival

Rebel Yell Festival details here

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Friday, 6 October 2017

New Website



I have started a new website over at shemsharples.co.uk
It's pretty basic at the moment, but I'm steadily working on it.  There are a few things to look at already though.

We have our new album finally released and you can have a listen to it over on our website

Or if you prefer, check it out on bandcamp here   -   And The Train Rattled Along