Callaghan's touring the UK in March! Her headline tour starts in Derby on March 3rd, heads as far north as Edinburgh, as far south as Totnes and finishes in the east with a return to Town Hall Live in Kirton in Lindsey. Along the way Callaghan will appear at the huge C2C festival and play a London headliner at The Forge in Camden.
In February Callaghan hits the road with her good buddy Erick Baker. Callaghan will open Erick's home town shows at Knoxville’s beautiful Bijou Theatre and then they’ll play co-bills in Nashville, Birmingham, Newport, Charlotte and Asheville.
Over 100 shows, two radio 2 playlists, tens of thousands of miles and two days stuck in a ditch…all the numbers from Callaghan’s year in 2015 are here on this video captured on her phone!
Callaghan's Year in Numbers - 2015
Live from the Red Clay Music Foundry
On January 9th the Callaghan Birthday Show sold out at The Red Clay Music Foundry near Atlanta. Okorie Johnson joined Callaghan on cello and Mike Gallagher accompanied her on guitar for a Callaghan Trio show. This song ‘Till I Hold You Once Again’ was one of the new songs Callaghan played.
Bob Harris’s Under The Apple Tree Festival
Callaghan will play at Whispering Bob’s new festival in the UK on the final weekend of May. Full details at www.undertheappletreefestival.com. In the video below Bob tells you all about it!
Callaghan on BBC Radio 2 Playlist!
Just after Callaghan's August UK Dates we got the exciting news that UK single We Don't Have to Change the World had been added to the official BBC Radio 2 playlist! Earlier this year Best Year 2015, the first UK single from A History of Now, was also added to the playlist. This means that whenever you switch on Radio 2 there's a good chance you might hear Callaghan! Thanks to Radio 2 and all the DJs and producers who have given their support to Callaghan's new record.
A History Of Now - out now worldwide
Callaghan's brand new album A History of Now is out now.
This 12 track collection was produced in Nashville by Dennis Matkosky. The album includes the BBC Radio 2 playlisted single Best Year 2015 and
Creative Loafing calls them "tunes to make even the most jaded pop fan grin"
Visit Callaghan's Store for special offers and signed packages. The album is also available from online retailers including CDBaby, and iTunes.
Click here for more details
Callaghan Across America Tour in Billboard Magazine
Billboard have featured the Callaghan Across America House show tour again! In 2013 The magazine featured an article about Callaghan's first coast-to-coast house show tour from Boston To San Francisco. You can read the whole article here.
In 2015 Billboard marked the release of Callaghan's new album A History of Now and this years house show tour Callaghan Across America- All Four Corners with a brand new in depth feature. You can read it here
Find out more about Callaghan's house shows here.
A Few Reviews...
" a wonderful artist, beautiful warm and hugely talented. The reaction to her music on my shows has been fantastic" Bob Harris BBC Radio 2
" a one woman British invasion!" Cam Dilley WMNF Tampa
"Callaghan is amazing...she has a voice, she sings, she writes and she plays...and there is no more that needs to be said!" Jeremy Vine BBC Radio 2
"her extraordinary voice truly sets the music apart...nothing short of stunning" No Depression
"Callaghan's voice is stunning and perfect for the story telling of her songs" inLiveMusic
"breathtaking... absolutely incredible...every hair on my body is standing up" Gabby Roslin, BBC London
A History of Now
"tunes guaranteed to make even the most jaded pop fan grin" Creative Loafing Atlanta
"not just good music...music to make us feel good" Innocent Words
"she is simply the best singer I have heard both in terms of carrying a tune and in terms of emotional delivery...in short buy this album then go see Callaghan live because she really is incredible" For The Country Record
Life in Full Colour
"Life In Full Colour by Callaghan proves that this Brit has been listening to her Joni Mitchell, Bonnie Raitt and Sheryl Crow records. ...Girl can write. Girl can sing. Girl can play piano. Girl has captured my heart. Callaghan, oh Callaghan, sing me back home" Aquarian Weekly
"one of those performers whose genuine sweetness is transparent in her voice and it shines through her writing...Life in Full Colour is joyful listening" Huffington Post
“Callaghan’s effortless, sweet sounding, lilting, silvery vocals take you to a sun-drenched private beach with a warm breeze where worries are a thing of the past.”
PA Music Scene
"Blessed with a beautifully sweet and soothing voice, a strong knack for pretty and harmonic melodies, and a firm grasp of smart and thoughtful songwriting...Callaghan comes through with a terrifically radiant and engaging winner on her sunny and appealing country pop debut album. ...a lovely warmth and purity of spirit shines throughout. A wonderful album" Jersey Beat