New STFU Poster from Jonny McClean

Posted on: February 21st, 2013 by STFU

STFU Tour Poster 2013 (3) Red

Check out our new tour poster from Jonny McClean (the artist responsible for our new album cover – he’s been getting a lot of compliments for his work on that)…we’ve got gigs in March and April that we’re sending this out to…come along if you can – details on the Tour page…

STFU Edinburgh Gig…Wed 13th March…

Posted on: February 20th, 2013 by STFU

Southern Tenant Folk Union are playing a special intimate gig in Edinburgh next month at The Canon’s Gait (it’s a nice real ale pub with a basement area)…it’s a concert to welcome new fiddle player Dirk Ronneburg and new mando player Danny Hart (of Johnny Rock Records labelmates Blueflint fame!) to the STFU and probably the last concert in Edinburgh for 2013…here’s the ticket link…hope to see some of you there…

Irish Tour going great – 4 more shows to go…

Posted on: February 13th, 2013 by STFU

Four gigs left on the Irish tour – tonight (13th Feb) we’re in Ballymoney Town Hall, tomorrow we’re in Galway at the Crane Bar (a valentines night special), Friday we’re at Whelans in Dublin and Saturday it’s down to Source Arts Centre in Thurles – Co Tipp for last gig of the tour…

Here’s a selection of the latest press from the Irish Tour (and will put all the Hello Cold Goodbye Sun reviews up on the website sometime in the next few months)…

RTE Radio 1 Arena session –!rii=9%3A20154164%3A1526%3A11%2D02%2D2013%3A

Hot Press 8 out of 10 review –

Interview Q&A with –

Hope to see some of you on these last few dates of the tour…

Irish Tour Starts Tomorrow in Dundalk

Posted on: February 6th, 2013 by STFU

Hi All…

Just a reminder that our ‘Hello Cold Goodbye Sun’ Irish Tour starts tomorrow…come along if you can…



Thu 7th February – THE SPIRIT STORE, George’s Quay, Dundalk, CO LOUTH

8pm  E12 Box Office/Info – 042 935 2697


Fri 8th February – BALLINA ARTS CENTRE, Barrett Street, Ballina, COUNTY MAYO

8pm E15 Tickets/Info Tel: 096 73593



8pm E15 Information Line 026 41793


Sun 10th February – CRANE LANE THEATRE, Phoenix Street, CORK

Free Entry – onstage 12 midnight to 2am – Info 021 427 8487


Tue 12th February – THE RED ROOM, Cookstown, CO TYRONE

7:30pm £10 Bookings 07747 120659 (after 6pm)


Wed 13th February – BALLYMONEY TOWN HALL, Ballymoney, CO ANTRIM

8pm £9/7 Bookings 028 2766 0230


Thu 14th February – THE CRANE BAR, 2 Sea Road, Galway, CO GALWAY

8pm E12.50 (E10 members) – Tel: 091 587419


Fri 15th February – UPSTAIRS IN WHELANS, 25 Wexford Street, DUBLIN 2

8pm E10 advance/E12 on door WaV Box Office 1890 200



8pm E15 Box Office 0504 90204


New album released in Ireland today…new 4 star review…

Posted on: February 4th, 2013 by STFU

Happy Album release day everyone (the new album is released in Ireland today) and we’ve picked up great reviews in the last few days in Ireland with a 4 star review in Irish Mail On Sunday yesterday, a lovely 3 star review from Joe Breen in The Ticket/Irish Times on Friday and an 8/10 review in Hot Press last week…I’ll post those (plus all the UK reviews) on the website soon…

Don’t forget we’re on tour in Ireland starting this Thursday 7th Feb at The Spirit Store in Dundalk…full details on tour page…

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