SEAN McGOWAN UNVEILS CHAOTIC COOKERY VIDEO FOR: ’CUPPA TEA’ 11/05/2018 5 SEAN McGOWAN UNVEILS CHAOTIC COOKERY VIDEO FOR: ’CUPPA TEA’ WATCH HERE DEBUT ALBUM ‘SON OF THE SMITH’ OUT THIS FRIDAY – 11 MAY 2018 EXTENSIVE UK & EUROPEAN TOUR DATES EARLY PRAISE FOR ‘SON OF THE SMITH’ “poetic and raw – Mcgowan tells it warts and all, and it’s his lyrics that stand out” (5/5) BUZZ MAGAZINE “sharp tongue and playful lyrics” AUDIO ADDICT “an album of emotion, guile, guts and pavement poetry, it’s a stunning debut, truly stunning.” (9/10) ORIGINAL ROCK Ever wondered how to make the perfect brew? Well wonder no longer as Seán McGowan guides you with a delightful, and somewhat delirious, new video for ‘Cuppa Tea’. WATCH HERE Though perhaps don’t take this advice too literally… In a video that quickly pans out like the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party meets Ramsey’s Kitchen Nightmares, we find our protagonist presenting ‘Doo With McGoo’ – a cookery demonstration programme that’s more cutting edge than is perhaps close for comfort. Brave it yourself, if you dare… Taken from Seán’s imminent new album release, ‘Cuppa Tea’ is just the latest single to emerge from the refreshing batch of tracks that make up ‘Son of The Smith’ – out this Friday (11 May 2018 via Xtra Mile Recordings). Whilst the video provides a glimpse of Seán’s endearing quality for a lightness of touch when the moment is right, lyrically ’Cuppa Tea’ sees the Southampton singer delving deeper to challenge the disproportionate work/life balance and squeezed incomes that many of us endure in modern Britain. Speaking about the track Seán says: “”Cuppa Tea is very much me calling it how I see it. It’s my refusal to accept second best for myself or anyone else. In a world where money rules I’ll do anything and everything to even the playing field.” A revitalising brew of smart lyricism and infectious songwriting, stirred through with a swirl of satire ‘Cuppa Tea’ is very much the perfect indicator of what’s in the bag for Seán’s debut album. Recorded at SS2 Studios in Southend with label mate Sam Duckworth (AKA Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly.) and Jay Malhotra, ‘Son of The Smith’ is out 11 May 2018 on Xtra Mile Recordings. Around the release Seán will be touring the UK & Europe with a string of dates, catch him at these venues as follows: UK & European dates: MAY 12 Southend Chinnerys (supporting Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly) 14 London Roundhouse (Lost Evenings 2) MAY HEADLINE TOUR 15 London Monarch 26 Kingston Fighting Cocks 27 Bristol Crofter’s Rights 28 Birmingham Sunflower Lounge 29 Nottingham Bodega 30 Newcastle Think Tank 31 Sheffield Totem JUNE 1 Leeds Santiagos 2 Southampton Joiners **SOLD OUT** 3 Cardiff Tiny Rebel 5 Exeter Cavern 6 Winchester Railway 7 Cambridge Portland Arms 8 Oxford Cellar 9 Reading Rising Sun Arts Centre ‘Son of the Smith’ Album track-listing Mind The Doors Cuppa Tea Romance Ain’t Dead Skin & Bone Porkie Pies Oh My Days Mind Your Head Springhill Local Boy Auto Pilot Life Has A Way Off The Rails Mind The Gap LISTEN TO THE NEW SINGLE ‘CUPPA TEA’ HERE ‘SON OF THE SMITH’ – ALBUM OUT 11 MAY 2018 Preorders for the album on CD, LP and digital are available now: https://Seánmcgowan.lnk.to/sonofthesmith Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.