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Summer 2011... new double album coming out very soon featuring over 20 brand new tracks with guest singers Katy Shotter, Edwina Hayes and Siobhan Parr

Jan 2011... Welcome to 2011" Chris is now working hard on compiling all the songs for his new album OUT SOON!!

Nov/Dec 2010 Chris has been in the studio collaborating with the amazing singer/musician Katy Shotter, who will be featured on the new album. You can catch them both performing a special acoustic set at Reading and Southend ..chris will be on tour with the R & B Orchestra till the end of the year..

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August 2011 - Hope every one's been having a beautiful summer, it all seems to be fliyng by too fast..
Having spent the last few months on tour with the Rhythm and Blues Orchestra, Chris has continued to slowly chip away at his new solo album.
Having about 30 tracks in the can, this is going to take a bit of time to get right, so probably won't be available for release untill next year now... But as they say good things come to those who wait!
In the meantime you can catch Chris and band at http://www.moaremusic.co.uk/ mini festival in Faversham run by Hamish Stuart (Average White Band) and check for more up dates on his facebook and Myspace page. You can catch Chris on tour with Jools through out the winter tour.. More soon ..love peas and cosmic harmony to all x

January... Welcome to 2010, I hope you enjoy the stay.
Next flight out is 1st January 2011.
In the meantime this year should see the release of my 5th studio album. Featuring around 20 new tracks including some old demos and some surprises..
Keep checking back for more info... love peas and cosmic harmony to all C x

Just a quick update... (27 October '09)
Chris has been spending the last few years in between touring, writing and recording over 20 new songs for an eagerly awaited follow up to his 2007 ''Everything you can imagine is real ''album. Featuring various unusual and beautiful instruments and guests, this is his most uplifting, exciting and personal album to date. The themes covered include growing up, growing old, family, friends and animals among other things. Recording with the amazing Ron Box this will now be released sometime in the new year.

April 2009
Thursday 2nd Brugge Stadsschouwburg
Friday 3rd Amsterdam Paradiso
Thursday 30th Derry Jazz Festival Millennium Forum

May 2009
Friday 1st Derry Jazz Festival Millennium Forum
Wednesday 6th Dunstable Grove Theatre
Thursday 7th High Wycombe Wycombe Swan
Wednesday 13th Tunbridge Wells Assembly Hall
Thursday 14th Croydon Fairfield Halls
Wednesday 20th Middlesbrough Town Hall
Thursday 21st Bridlington The SPA Royal Hall
Wednesday 27th Basingstoke The Anvil
Thursday 28th St. Albans The Alban Arena

June 2009
Friday 5th Jersey Fort Regent (Tel: 01534 449 827 for tickets)
Saturday 6th Brandon Thetford Forest
Saturday 20th Haywards Heath Borde Hill

July 2009
Saturday 4th Taunton Vivary Park
Tuesday 7th Richmond Kew Gardens
Friday 10th Shrewsbury The Quarry
Saturday 11th Richmond Kew Gardens
Wednesday 15th Tollard Royal Larmer Tree Festival
Thursday 16th Rochester Rochester Castle
Friday 17th Rugby Rugby School
Friday 24th Liverpool Summer Pops
Saturday 25th Ripley Ripley Castle


August 2009
Saturday 1st Dyrham Dyrham Park
Friday 7th Henley-on-Thames Stonor Park
Saturday 8th Grantham Belvoir Castle
Friday 28th Carrickfergus Live At The Castle

October 2009
Thursday 29th Southend Cliffs Pavilion
Friday 30th Southend Cliffs Pavilion
Saturday 31st Ipswich Regent Theatre

November 2009
Sunday 1st Cambridge The Corn Exchange
Friday 6th Bristol Colston Hall
Saturday 7th Stoke Victoria Hall
Sunday 8th Oxford New Theatre
Thursday 12th Reading The Hexagon
Friday 13th Harrogate International Centre
Saturday 14th Nottingham Royal Centre
Thursday 19th Bradford St. George's Hall
Friday 20th Manchester Manchester Apollo
Saturday 21st Cheltenham The Centaur
Wednesday 25th Leicester De Montfort Hall
Thursday 26th Leicester De Montfort Hall
Friday 27th London Royal Albert Hall
Saturday 28th London Royal Albert Hall

December 2009
Wednesday 2nd Newcastle City Hall
Thursday 3rd Newcastle City Hall
Friday 4th Glasgow SECC
Saturday 5th Glasgow SECC
Wednesday 9th Sheffield City Hall
Thursday 10th Brentwood Brentwood Centre
Friday 11th Plymouth Plymouth Pavilions
Saturday 12th Brighton The Brighton Centre
Friday 18th Bournemouth International Centre
Saturday 19th Birmingham National Indoor Arena
Sunday 20th Cardiff International Arena
Monday 21st Portsmouth Guildhall

 

March 2008
Wednesday 5th Birmingham The Jam House
Thursday 6th Edinburgh The Jam House
Wednesday 12th Singapore Mosaic Music Festival
Sunday 16th Perth, Australia West Coast Blues & Roots Festival
Tuesday 18th Auckland, New Zealand Aotea Centre
Friday 21st Sydney, Australia Sydney Opera House
Saturday 22nd Byron Bay, Australia East Coast Blues & Roots Festival
Sunday 23rd Point Nepean, Australia A Music Experience
Monday 24th Melbourne, Australia Crown Casino

April 2008
Friday 4th Amsterdam Paradiso
Saturday 5th Brussels Ancienne Belgique
Sunday 6th Paris Alhambra

May 2008
Saturday 3rd Groningen Oosterpoort (Rhythm & Blues Night)
Wednesday 7th Croydon Fairfield Halls
Thursday 8th Aylesbury Civic Centre
Wednesday 14th Middlesbrough Town Hall*
Thursday 15th Warrington Parr Hall*
Wednesday 21st High Wycombe Wycombe Swan
Thursday 22nd Coventry Warwick Arts Centre
Wednesday 28th Hay-on-Wye The Guardian Hay Festival
Thursday 29th St. Albans The Alban Arena

June 2008
Thursday 5th Jersey Gloucester Hall, Fort Regent
Saturday 7th Bedgebury Bedgebury Pinetum*
Tuesday 10th Hampton Court Hampton Court Palace Festival
Wednesday 11th Hampton Court Hampton Court Palace Festival
Tuesday 17th Isle of Man Villa Marina, Colonnade Suite
Wednesday 18th Isle of Man Villa Marina, Colonnade Suite
Friday 27th Newmarket Newmarket Racecourse
Sunday 29th Southend Priory Park

July 2008
Friday 4th Ledbury Eastnor Castle
Saturday 5th Lutterworth Stanford Hall
Tuesday 8th Richmond Kew Gardens (Summer Swing)
Friday 11th Northwich Arley Hall
Saturday 12th Richmond Kew Gardens (Summer Swing)
Sunday 13th Peer, Belgium Rhythm 'n' Blues Festival
Wednesday 16th Tollard Royal Larmer Tree Festival
Thursday 17th Rochester Rochester Castle
Friday 18th Tetbury Westonbirt Arboretum
Saturday 19th Exeter Killerton House
Sunday 20th Milton Keynes Campbell Park
Friday 25th Liverpool Summer Pops
Saturday 26th Alnwick Alnwick Castle
Sunday 27th Maryport Maryport Blues Festival

August 2008
Friday 1st London British Motor Show Music Festival
Saturday 2nd Godalming Charterhouse School
Sunday 3rd Slough Music and Dance in the Park
Saturday 9th Kilkenny Dysart Festival

September 2008
Friday 12th Twickenham Rhythm Force
Wednesday 24th London Joe Brown 50th Anniversary

October 2008
Sunday 5th London Autism, Art & Music
Friday 24th Norwich UEA
Saturday 25th Cambridge The Corn Exchange
Sunday 26th Ipswich Regent Theatre
Thursday 30th Southend Cliffs Pavilion
Friday 31st Southend Cliffs Pavilion

November 2008
Saturday 1st Cheltenham The Centaur
Sunday 2nd Bristol Colston Hall
Thursday 6th Oxford New Theatre
Friday 7th Bradford St. George's Hall
Saturday 8th Harrogate International Centre
Sunday 9th Harrogate International Centre
Saturday 15th Plymouth Plymouth Pavilions
Sunday 16th Portsmouth Guildhall
Wednesday 19th Reading The Hexagon
Thursday 20th Brentwood Brentwood Centre
Friday 21st Manchester Manchester Apollo
Saturday 22nd Manchester Manchester Apollo
Wednesday 26th Leicester De Montfort Hall
Thursday 27th Leicester De Montfort Hall
Friday 28th London Royal Albert Hall
Saturday 29th London Royal Albert Hall

December 2008
Thursday 4th Sheffield City Hall
Friday 5th Nottingham Royal Centre
Saturday 6th Brighton The Brighton Centre
Wednesday 10th Newcastle City Hall
Thursday 11th Newcastle City Hall
Friday 12th Glasgow SECC
Saturday 13th Glasgow SECC
Friday 19th Cardiff International Arena
Saturday 20th Birmingham National Indoor Arena
Sunday 21st Bournemouth International Centre

 

 
APRIL 2007
Thu 19 BRIGHTON THE BRUNSWICK  
 
MAY 2007
Wed 2 ST ALBANS ARENA J H Band
Thu 3 HIGH WYCOMBE SWAN THEATRE J H Band
Wed 9 PETERBOROUGH   J H Band
Thu 10 PETERBOROUGH   J H Band
Fri 11 AYLSBURY CIVIC HALL J H Band
Sat 12 COLCHESTER ARTS CENTRE Glenn Tilbrook
Wed 16 WARWICK ARTS CENTRE J H Band
Thu 17 T. WELLS   J H Band
FRI 18 CROYDON FAIRFIELD HALLS J H Band
Wed 23 LLANDUNDNO THEATRE J H Band
Mon 28 LONDON JAZZ CAFE Glenn Tilbrook
Wed 30 BUXTON  THEATRE J H Band
Thu 31 BUXTON THEATRE J H Band
       
JUNE 2007
Fri NEW CROSS AMERSHAM ARMS  

 

NOVEMBER 2006
Fri 3 Norwich UEA
Sat 4 Cambridge The Corn Exchange
Sun 5 Cheltenham The Centaur
Wed 8 Bristol Colston Hall
Thu 9 Bristol Colston Hall
Fri 10 Ipswich Regent Theatre
Sat 11 Brentwood Brentwood Centre
Thur 16 Reading The Hexagon
Fri 17 Nottingham Royal Centre
Sat 18 Bradford St George's Hall
Sun 19 Harrogate International Centre
Wed 22 Leicester De Montford Hall
Thu 23 Leicester De Montford Hall
Fri 24 Plymouth Plymouth Pavilions
Sat 25 Portsmouth Guildhall
Wed 29 Southend Cliffs Pavilion
Thu 30 Southend Cliffs Pavilion
     
DECEMBER 2006
Fri 1 London Royal Albert Hall
Sat 2 London Royal Albert Hall
Wed 6 Newcastle City Hall
Thu 7 Newcastle City Hall
Fri 8 Glasgow SECC
Sat 9 Glasgow SECC
Sat 16 Manchester Carling Apollo
Sun 17 Sheffield City Hall
Mon 18 Sheffield City Hall
Wed 20 Cardiff International Arena
Thu 21 Bournmouth International Centre
Fri 22 Brighton The Brighton Centre
Sat 23 Birmingham National Indoor Arena
     

Here are some confirmed dates for your diaries!

MAY 21 2006 - HALF MOON PUTNEY LONDON
JUNE 18 2006 - LINCOLN CASTLE LINCOLN
JULY 1 2006 - BASILDON PARK PANGBOURNE NR READING
Jul 2 2006 - BLENHAM PALACE
Jul 7 2006 - CHATSWORTH HOUSE CHESTERFIELD DERBY
Jul 8 2006 - SOUTHAMPTON COMMON SOUTHAMPTON
Jul 9 2006 - LACOCK ABBEY LACOCK WILTS
Jul 11 2006 - KEW GARDENS LONDON
Jul 12 2006 - LARMA TREE FESTIVAL
Jul 13 2006 - GREENWICH PRIVATE FUNCTION LONDON
Jul 14 2006 - PETWORTH PETWORTH, WEST SUSSEX
Jul 21 2006 - RAGLEY HALL ALCESTER WORCESTER
Jul 22 2006 - OAKLEY HALL BASINGSTOKE
Jul 28 2006 - CASTLE HOWARD YORK
Jul 29 2006 - ALNWICK CASTLE ALNWICK NORTHUMBERLAND
Jul 30 2006 - REPTON SCHOOL BURTON ON TRENT
AUG 5 2006 - AUDLEY END SAFRON WALDON
Aug 11 2006 - NEWMARKET
Aug 12 2006 - MARBLE HILL TWICKENHAM
Aug 13 2006 - BERKELEY CASTLE GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Aug 27 2006 - OPEN AIR FESTIVAL BEDFORD PARK
SEPT 1 2006 - ARLEY HALL NORWICH
Sept 2 2006 HOLKHAM HALL WELLS NEXT-THE-SEA
Sept 10 2006 JOOGLEBERRY BRIGHTON Tel 0127368717

October/November 2005

After spending the summer months touring and promoting the
successful butterfly effect cd, a one off project with Lisa Covington, Chris is now back in the studio working on 12 brand new songs he's just written. A solo project with various guest musicians, due for release sometime early next year.

Chris is opening for Jools at the following shows..
Fri 4th Nov Brentwood Leisure Centre
Sat 5th Nov Ipswich Regent Theatre
Wed 9th Nov Southend Cliffs Pavilion
Thu 10th Nov Southend Cliffs pavillion
Fri 11th Nov Cambridge Corn Exchange
Wed 30th Nov Nottingham Royal Centre
Tue 20th Dec Newcastle City Hall
Wed 21st Dec Newcastle City Hall

August/September 2005
Chris has been touring with the R+B O throughout the summer including a week in Thailand and also appears on the latest cd. He has also just been asked to play organ with Ray Davies band on 'Later'.

July 2005
Chris is currently on tour with Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra throughout the summer. His big organ is featured on The Fields (Mark Flanagan) new CD Down The Wire.

June 2005
4th June - Redditch Veune TBC
 8th June - Fairfield Halls, Croydon
25th June - Godington House, Ashford
21st July - Rochester Castle, Rochester

Chris and Lisa did an impromtu gig at the Half Moon in Putney on 16th April, sorry it was so last minute we didn't have time to put it on the web site.

May 2005
4th May - The Alban Arena, St Albans
5th May - The Broadway Theatre, Peterborough
13th May - Civic Centre, Aylesbury
14th May - Leisure Centre, Maidstone
18th May - Assembly Hall, Tunbridge Wells
19th May - Assembly Hall, Tunbridge Wells
26th May - Hever Hill Arts Centre (Supporting Glenn Tilbrook)

April 2005
The new album has had a few delays but will now be released on Monday April 11th. Marketed and Distributed in the UK and Ireland by NOVA via Pinnacle.

Cosmic Harmony will be supporting Jools Holland on the following dates except where indicated.

Christopher and Lisa are doing an interview on Saturday 14th May with Radio Kent. Tune in at 9am to catch it.

March 2005
Then on 26 March tune in for some cosmic harmony from Jonathan Ross on BBC Radio 2. This has BEEN MOVED from the 12th March.

Cosmic Harmony are supporting Jools at The Princess Hall, in Aldershot on the 3rd. Then again on 4th on the Isle of Wight - venue tba

February 2005
Cosmic Harmony are supporting Glenn Tilbrook on his current UK solo tour at the following dates:

Wed 2 Ashcroft Theatre Croydon 020 8688 9291

Fri 4 The Shed Bedford 01234 269519

Sat 5 Trinity Theatre Tunbridge Wells 01892 678 670

Tue 8 The Brook Southampton 023 8055 5366

Tue 22 Arts Centre Norwich 01603 660352

Sat 26 High Barn Great Bardfield 01371 811291

Sun 27 Broadway Theatre Barking 020 8507 5607

 

Nov 2004
Christopher Holland is currently on tour with Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra until the end of the year.