Texas at Nottingham's Royal Concert Hall -
Nottingham PostTexas at Nottingham's Royal Concert Hall - Review and picturesNottingham PostShe may be diminutive, but Sharleen Spiteri, front woman with Glaswegian band Texas, certainly knows how to command the stage like no other. And it is always best to gauge what mood she is in before you remain seated during the first two songs as some ...
Posted on 3 October 2017 | 3:34 am
Texas at Symphony Hall review: Polished
Birmingham MailTexas at Symphony Hall review: Polished performance with plenty of audience jibesBirmingham MailThe Symphony Hall staff obviously hadn't done their homework either. When Texas played Birmingham in 2013 Sharleen broke off mid-song to scold a steward who was ordering a woman to stop dancing in the aisle. This time, Sharleen abruptly ended When ...
Posted on 2 October 2017 | 12:15 am
Sharleen is cab driver's 'black eyed girl'
Inverness CourierSharleen is cab driver's 'black eyed girl' after selfie requestInverness CourierA STAR-struck taxi driver earned himself a pair of free tickets to Monday night's Texas concert, in return for giving the lead singer a free ride when she happily posed for a selfie. Billy Duncan was so chuffed to have Sharleen Spiteri in his cab he ...and more »
Posted on 29 September 2017 | 11:14 am
Watch Peter Kay wow crowd at Texas gig as he
Scottish Daily RecordWatch Peter Kay wow crowd at Texas gig as he joins Sharleen Spiteri on stage for sing-a-longScottish Daily RecordPeter Kay stunned the audience at last night's Texas gig in Manchester as hopped on stage for a sing-a-long with Scots star Sharleen Spiteri . Spiteri and her band were performing at the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester as part of their worldwide tour.REVIEW: Peter Kay is surprise guest for Texas, Bridgewater Hall, ManchesterLancashire TelegraphPeter Kay makes impromptu appearance at Texas concert at Manchester's Bridgewater HallThe Bolton Newsall 3 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2017 | 4:28 am
Sharleen Spiteri: I'm a horror of a mother.
The TimesSharleen Spiteri: I'm a horror of a mother. I'm always in my daughter's faceThe TimesSharleen Spiteri could be doing stand-up, but she is just saying hello. “Can you believe I spent last night with my head in a bucket, throwing up? A f***ing bucket!” The lead singer of Texas is in full flow in the photographer's studio, recounting the ...Texas singer Sharleen Spiteri on touring again, Scottish crowds and being 'all about the music'Scottish Daily RecordTexas frontwoman Sharleen Spiteri's favourite photograph with Alan RickmanExpress.co.ukall 4 news articles »
Posted on 22 September 2017 | 4:06 pm
Sharleen Spiteri says she turned down The
Spiteri, who is celebrating 25 years with the Scottish rock band this year, has revealed that she was asked to be a coach on The Voice of Ireland this year.
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 3:17 am
Jeremy Clarkson in sweary rant against BBC
Top Gear presenter launches verbal attack on BBC executives and hints that he expects to be sacked over ‘fracas’ with producer Jeremy Clarkson has launched into an expletive-laden tirade against BBC bosses, labelling them “fucking bastards” following his suspension from Top Gear . Clarkson hinted that he expected to be sacked as a result of the internal investigation into an alleged fracas with ...
Posted on 20 March 2015 | 3:00 am
Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood's rock and
Eight meditation books a day, eggs on toast and bucketloads of Red Bull. And 10 years ago guitarist Ronnie Wood would have been on the kind of drug-fuelled bender that led him to rehab eight times.
Posted on 18 March 2015 | 4:36 pm
New book celebrates Glasgow’s iconic music
New book unearths archive photos and memories of 22 locations where pop and rock legends performed
Posted on 14 March 2015 | 5:16 pm
Music was provided by boy band Union J and Texas. Sharleen Spiteri was on good form and got the party going with all their greatest hits. I also loved comedian KB Brannigan as his alter ego Big Angie and Drag Queen Nancy Clench was the most fabulous host.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:24 pm
TWO BIG GIGS: Simple Minds and Texas to
Texas is made up of lead singer Sharleen Spiteri, Ally McErlaine, Johnny McElhone, Eddie Campbell, Tony McGovern, Michael Bannister and Ross McFarlane. While Simple Minds is made up of founding members Jim Kerr and Charlie Burchill, and current band ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Texas to headline the Olympia
Currently celebrating 25 years of hit-making, Sharleen Spiteri had been down to headline one of the nights at the ill-fated Killarney Festival, which was controversially cancelled at the last minute. From 'I Don't Need A Lover' and 'Black Eyed Boy' to 'Say ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 10:12 pm
Texas announce headline show at The Olympia
The band has been together 25 years and lead singer Sharleen Spiteri has noticed a brand new batch of younger fans attending the shows. During the promotion for The Conversation, Texas’s last platinum-starred album, she noticed them tweeting how much ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 7:29 pm
Scottish bands Texas and Simple Minds coming
Texas’ lead singer Sharleen Spiteri will be in the UAE with band memebers Ally McErlaine, Johnny McElhone, Eddie Campbell, Tony McGovern, Michael Bannister and Ross McFarlane. The band has been going since 1986 and are perhaps best known for their tracks ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 2:42 am