Paul Weller Announces 2023 Support Acts
21 Feb 2023
Following on from the exciting news about his European tour
, earlier this week Paul Weller has announced the support acts for his Forest Live 2023 gigs
, as well as that he will headlining the Y Not Festival this July, which just last year returned from a hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
It has been confirmed that for the Forest Live concerts he will be joined by Far From Saints, the new band of Kelly Jones of Stereophonics, and Manchester singer-songwriter Seb Lowe.
'Over the years, he has developed an encyclopaedic knowledge of dozens of different genres. But more importantly, he still writes and performs with the enthusiasm of a teenager.' - Dylan Jones
This comes hot off the heels of his book release this May with Magic: A Journal of Song
, which combines a selection of over 100 lyrics from across his musical life, proving him to be the ultimate shapeshifter: from The Jam's punk sensibilities to the genre-defying Style Council, through to a remarkable 30-year solo career.
His third Genesis edition, Magic
is narrated by Weller and illustrated with more than 450 photographs and pieces of ephemera throughout. A revealing commentary garnered over a series of conversations with journalist and author Dylan Jones covers the songs, the stories and inspirations behind them, and all of the 28 albums of Weller's ever-evolving musical journey.
Available as a hardback bookstore edition and as a signed, limited edition including a signed lyric print. Pre-order your copy at PaulWellerBook.com