Starsailor are undoubtedly a national treasure and James Walsh one of the UK’s finest vocalists and melodians. A rare blend of northern swagger and intricate melodies and insightful and introspective lyrics. Love Is Here celebrate its Covid delayed 20th anninvesary this year. Tracks such as Good Souls, Poor Misguided Fool, Lullaby, Fever and Alcoholic of proof positive of the bands timeless songwriting. The band reach their 21st year with arguably the best material of their career. The forthcoming album due in May is bookended by a year of release activity with the aforementioned Love Is Here album leading the way and Silence Is Easy, the Phil Spector produced 2nd album (which boasted the sublime Four To The Floor and title track).
Starsailor are James Walsh, James Stelfox, Barry Westhead and Ben Byrne.