His new album Ends and Starts will be launched with a gig at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery on the afternoon of the 26th of March.
Robert was chosen by the LG Arena to perform before concerts by Dire Straits front man Mark Knopfler, BBC Sound of 2010 winner Ellie Goulding and international superstar singer/songwriter John Mayer. In May 2013 he returned to the Forum Live to play before Eric Clapton’s main stage appearance. In August 2013 he was one of 15 songwriters selected to attend a song writing retreat/course with Kinks front man Ray Davies. Robert has appeared at Beverley Folk Festival, The Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Birmingham Artsfest and The Tenby Blues Festival as well as venues including Birmingham’s Glee Club and Jools Holland’s famous venue The Jam House.
He has supported a wide range of performers including Nell Bryden, Polly Paulusma, Gary Knock, Lotte Mullan, Paul Liddell, Alice Gold, Cattle and Cane, Jazz Morley, Edwina Hayes, Dan Wilde, Jess Morgan, Steve Gibbons, Jay Leighton, Dan Whitehouse and Steve Ajao.
Catch Robert Lane on tour in support of the new album Ends and Starts
> 06/02 Albion Brewery Bar, Northampton
> 13/02 Busk Love Folk Festival, Southport
> 24/02 Bury Songwriters Circle
> 25/02 Speakeasy, Sunderland
> 26/02 Launderette Sessions, Durham (supporting Bob Fox)
> 27/02 Suddabys, Malton
> 21/03 Stafford Gatehouse (supporting Kelly Oliver)
> 26/03 Album launch – Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
> 01/04 Foley Arms, Malvern
> 03/04 South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell (supporting All Things Considered)
> 08/04 Kontra Roots, Finnedon
> 09/04 Old Cock Inn, Droitwich
> 14/04 Southside Blues, Birmingham
> 27/04-03/05 Tour of Germany
For more info on Robert Lane please visit: http://robertlanemusic.co.uk/
You can Pre order the album now from: http://www.fishrecords.co.uk/robertlane/robertlaneendsandstartsextendedep.html