Edwyn Collins tours UK to promote recent Coals To Newcastle box set

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  • 2 November 2010
Edwyn Collins tours UK to remote recent Coals To Newcastle box set

Recent Losing Sleep album features The Cribs and Franz Ferdinand

The legendary Edinburgh pop-rocker has defied the odds and made a comeback after suffering a stroke in 2005. Since then, he’s completed 2007 album Home Again (begun at the end of 2004, then suspended due to his illness), and released the critically lauded Losing Sleep this year with help from The Cribs, Franz Ferdinand and others. This tour coincides with Domino’s release of a comprehensive Orange Juice box set, Coals to Newcastle, on Mon 8 Nov.

Oran Mor, Glasgow, Sun 7 Nov.

HVN205 - Edwyn Collins 'Losing Sleep'

Edwyn Collins, Frankie & the Heartstrings and The Kinbeats

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Collins returns with 'Losing Sleep', his first album of all new material since suffering a stroke, partially co-written with the likes of Franz Ferdinand, Johnny Marr and The Cribs.

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