WEEKEND WOGAN - PUBLISHED 21 DECEMBER, 2014
Barbara's appearance on BBC Radio 2's 'Weekend Wogan' is now available to listen to online again here via BBC iPlayer. Terry Wogan chats with Barbara about her new album, 'Winter' and she performs two tracks live in the studio.
CHRISTMAS BLOG - PUBLISHED 21 DECEMBER, 2014
Barbara's latest online blog is available here.
UPDATED - NEW ALBUM - 'WINTER' - PUBLISHED 07 DECEMBER, 2014
Barbara's brand new studio album, 'Winter' is now available. The set comprises eleven new tracks including 'Silence of the Dawn' by ABBA's Benny Andersson, 'In The Bleak Midwinter', 'Winter Song' and a selection of some of Barbara's favourite seasonal songs. 'Winter' is now available to order from Amazon.
THE 7 AGES OF WOMAN - PUBLISHED 19 NOVEMBER, 2014
Barbara's rare 1998 CD, 'The 7 Ages of Woman', based on her award-winning stage show, will be re-released on CD in January. Featuring 16 tracks including The Beatles' 'She's Leaving Home', Tracy Chapman's 'Behind The Wall' and 'MacCrimmon's Lament', the CD is now available to pre-order here
MIDWEEK - PUBLISHED 15 NOVEMBER, 2014
Barbara will be guesting on BBC Radio 4's 'Midweek' show on Christmas Eve, discussing her new album, 'Winter'. Presented by Libby Purves, the show airs at 9.00 a.m and is repeated at 9.30 p.m the same evening.
BBC ALBA SPECIAL - PUBLISHED 31 OCTOBER, 2014
'Barbara Dickson', BBC Alba's one hour special on Barbara's music featuring guests including Billy Connolly and Rab Noakes, will be shown again on Wednesday 5th November at 9.00pm. BBC Alba is available on SKY (channel 143), Virgin Media (161), on Freeview (in Scotland only) and live on BBC iPlayer.
UPDATED - LIVE IN PORTUGAL - PUBLISHED 14 SEPTEMBER, 2014
Barbara will be appearing in concert alongside her keyboard player, Nick Holland, at the Costa Del Folk Festival in Portugal between the 3rd and the 7th of October 2015. Barbara will be performing three shows at the Festival, which will be compered by Mike Harding. The guest line-up also includes Seth Lakeman. Booking details are now on the Concerts page.
UPDATED - IRELAND TOUR - PUBLISHED 12 SEPTEMBER, 2014
Barbara will be performing six rare live dates in Ireland in November. This will be a small, intimate tour featuring Barbara and her keyboard player, Nick Holland, supported by Anthony Toner. Tickets for all venues are now on sale - full details, including booking info, are available on the Tour page.
HONORARY DOCTORATE - PUBLISHED 12 SEPTEMBER, 2014
Barbara has been awarded an honorary Doctorate of Art by the University of Lincoln. The award was presented at the degrees ceremony on September 9th. A video of the ceremony is available online here (Barbara's award is 31 minutes into the video) and photos are also available on her Facebook page.
2015 UK TOUR - PUBLISHED 09 JULY, 2014
Dates have now been announced for Barbara's 2015 UK tour. Barbara and her band will be playing over twenty dates cross the country between February 1st and March 7th - the full itinerary is now available on the Tour page.
RADIO 2 LIVE SESSION - PUBLISHED 29 JUNE, 2014
Barbara will be performing live in the studio with Rab Noakes on Bob Harris' BBC Radio 2 show on Sunday 21st September, 2014. Barbara and Rab will be interviewed about their recent collaboration and will perform three songs - 'Same Sky', 'Do Right Woman' and '(Don't Say) Money Doesn't Matter'.
BALLADS OF THE GREAT WAR - PUBLISHED 29 JUNE, 2014
Barbara will be recording 'Beautiful Day' with Julie Matthews this week for BBC Radio 2's forthcoming new five-part series, 'The Ballads Of The Great War', produced by John Leonard. The show is described as "a hard-hitting but lyrical account of life and death on the Western Front in words and music".
REUNITED - UPDATED 23 MARCH, 2014
Barbara's new EP with Rab Noakes, 'Reunited', is now available on the Neon label (click here to view the cover art). The CD features six tracks:
1. Do Right Woman
2. (Don't Say) Money Doesn't Matter
3. The Same Sky
4. Que Sera Sera
5. Something's Wrong
6. Sleepless Nights
'Reunited' will be available from Barbara and Rab's shows, priced at £7.00, and can also be ordered online from the Neon Records' site, priced at £6.99 (plus postage and packing), or on download - £3.99 for the EP or £0.79 per track.