Adam and the band are this month’s featured artist at the excellent Folk Radio UK website so check out the great review of new album Brighter Still and listen to preview track People Come People Go here

Adam and The Embers will be playing dates around Scotland in the first two weeks of June, including a special launch gig for the new album, Brighter Still, at the CCA in Glasgow.

June 3rd – The Ceilidh Place, Ullapool
June 4th – Brew at the Bog Festival, Inverness
June 8th – The Blue Lamp, Aberdeen
June 9th – CCA, Glasgow (Brighter Still album launch)
June 10th – The Tolbooth, Stirling

Advance tickets for all dates are either available now or will be very soon and contact/information details are on the band “Live” page here…


Adam Holmes and The Embers highly anticipated new album, Brighter Still, will be released on Gogar Records on Friday the 10th of June. Featuring nine songs, it includes the new single People Come/People Go and special guest singer Eddi Reader. Exclusive signed CD copies are now available for pre-order here

Adam will be on tour in April and May throughout the UK as featured singer in John McCusker’s band and a list of all the twenty two dates are available from John’s website here

Adam was honoured to be asked by composer and member of Lau, Martin Green, to take part in his latest recording project, Flit, alongside Adrian Utley of Portishead, Becky Unthank and Dominic Aitchison of Mogwai and the album of this will be released on Reveal Records this summer with dates at the Edinburgh International Festival and a UK tour to follow in the Autumn. Further details and the album pre-order are available from Martin’s website here

We’re delighted to announce that the fantastic Rachel Sermanni will be joining Adam and the band as their special guest at The Traverse Theatre on Monday the 15th of February. Rachel will be performing a solo set and also singing with Adam and the Embers. Tickets and further event information are available here

Adam and the band are delighted to be confirmed to play at the fantastic Tønder Festival in Denmark next August.

If you’ve never been to it before, then do so this year, it really is a special event with a host of tremendous artists!

Further information on other confirmed acts and tickets etc. here


The official video for Fire In The Sun has today been premiered on the excellent music website Folk Radio UK and they have also very kindly made the track their “Song of the Day”. You can view the video and read an article which gives an insight from the directors into the concept behind it here