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"Beautiful atmosphere...a real find for us"             Dave Gilyeat, BBC Introducing
"Quite mesmerising"                                          Penny Lee, The Haven Club
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We are thrilled to announce a new UK tour, supporting our Americana heroes, The Long Ryders.

Wednesday, 18th of October, Edinburgh, The Voodoo Rooms

Thursday, 19th of October, Newcastle, Riverside

Friday, 20th of October, Birmingham, The Crossing

Saturday, 21st of October, Gillingham, Glassbox Theatre

Tickets for all shows available here.

The Autumn Saints return to the Oxford O2!

It's All About the Music Presents: Barricane, The Autumn Saints, The Holy Fools, Midair, Rich Rainford. A heck of a night people--join us!

Friday, 13th of October, doors, 6:30PM

Tickets available here.

We are looking forward to playing with Matt Owens at Fatlils, in Witney UK. Going to be a fun night. See you there.

Friday, 29th of September, 7:00PM

Tickets for the show available here.

Outfield Festival 2023: here we come!

Going on right before the amazing Dodgy. See you there.

Sunday, 27th of August, 7:00PM

We are live at the Beautiful Days Festival 2023!

Really excited to be playing the Bimble Inn stage
 

Saturday, 19th of August, 7:30PM

We are playing the Deerstock Festival 2023!

Special Americana music Sunday. Come join us.
 

Sunday, 30th of July 8:00PM - Mainstage

Details here

Pennfest 2023 - Come see some live Autumn Saints!

Saturday, 22nd of July 5:25PM - Introducing Stage

 

We are playing Glastonbury 5 times! 

We are on:

Friday 15.00-16.00 The Hive

Saturday 16.35-17.05 Avalon cafe

Saturday 19.00-20.00 Mandala

Sunday 10.30-1130 Avalon cafe

Sunday 17.00-17.40 Bandstand

We are playing the Isle of Wight Festival!

Details here.

We are opening for the Long Ryders on their UK tour!

Catch us in London, Brighton, Bristol and Leamington Spa!

Tickets available here.

We are playing Outfield Festival 27th of August

Tickets available here.

We are playing Deerstock Festival 30th of July

Tickets available here.

We won the Pilton Stage competition and are playing Glastonbury!

Details coming soon. 

New Album Now Available Via Amazon Worldwide! Vinyl and CDs!

Get yours here.

Oxford Show - Opening for Pet Needs and Ben Brown!

Friday, 3rd of February - The Bullingdon

Early Show - doors at 7PM. On stage right after.

 

The Autumn Saints 'Wind Burn & Broken Oak'- vinyl and CD available now!!

The Autumn Saints - Glastonbury Showcase!

The Saints have been shortlisted from over 600 artists down to 30 to play a showcase for Glastonbury Festivals The Pilton Stage!

We get to play for Michael Eavis and Neil Templar and possibly play next year.

Saturday 3rd December starting at 7pm. Tickets here.

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The Autumn Saints are excited to play the O2 Academy Oxford opening for Osprey & the OX4 Allstars as part of the Oxford City Festival

Friday, 25th November 2022

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The Autumn Saints will be plugging and turning up at The Bear in Bedford

Saturday, 19th November 2022. Free show, all are welcome!

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The Autumn Saints are bringing their unique indie Americana sound to Aylesbury, UK

Saturday, 15 October 2022

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The Autumn Saints perform at The Great Barn Festival

Going on at 9PM! Saturday 17/9/22

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The Autumn Saints Album Release Party!
Live music and exclusive early CD release of the new
Man in the Moon Records release: Wind Burn & Broken Oak

The Autumn Saints special album release party is happening Friday, July 8th, 7:30PM at the Jericho Tavern in Oxford, UK.
The band will be performing songs from the new album as well as some Saints classics.
We will be joined by the one and only Ags Connolly for a set of his stunning songs.
Early CD releases will be on hand (only available at the show) with digital release the following week. Be there to get yours! Vinyl on the way soon!
 

This just in...
The Autumn Saints are opening for The Wave Pictures
Wednesday 25th May 2022 - 7:30 -- The Bullingdon, Oxford
 

        2021 Dates                                                 Location                                                      Tickets and more info

Saturday 18th September         Great Coxwell Barn, Farringdon Great Barn Festival          https://greatbarnfestival.com/grounds-ticket/

 

Friday 24th September             Victoria Biker Bar, Coalville Supporting Blackballed          https://www.wegottickets.com/event/515680

Saturday 2nd October             O2 Academy, Oxford Supporting Black Water County     https://www.academymusicgroup.com/o2academyoxford/events/1310790/black-water-county-tickets

 

Friday 8th October                    Katie Fitzgerald’s, Stourbridge Supporting The Leylines      https://www.wegottickets.com/event/512118

 

Friday 19th November              Bullingdon, Oxford With Osprey and friends                 https://www.wegottickets.com/event/516913

 

More TBA….coming soon

Training

DATES

NEWS

Nov 23, 2019

O2 Institute Birmingham

Second support date with New Model Army

Nov 16, 2019

The 'From Here' tour kicks off on October 8th in Southampton...

So excited to announce...we are supporting the mighty New Model Army!

We will be joining New Model Army for two dates: Saturday 16th November at Leeds Stylus and Saturday 23rd November at the O2 Institute in Birmingham. Tickets still available here: https://www.thegigcartel.com/Artists-profiles/New-Model-Army.htm

Check out https://www.newmodelarmy.org/ for more information and tour dates

Sep 05, 2019

We'll be kicking it live at the Jericho Tavern Friday 6th September 2019

Ottomatic presents Otto band, The Autumn Saints and JAE

Jul 12, 2019

Autumn Saints @ Thame Town Music Festival

The Saints take to the James Figg stage as part of the fantastic Thame Music Festival. Do come and join them!

Feb 22, 2019

Autumn Saints @ Esquires, Bedford

Playing with our good friends Blackballed

Feb 15, 2019

Autumn Saints @ Jericho Tavern

Playing alongside Jonny Race and Drugstore Heroes

May 23, 2018

The Autumn Saints @ Bearded Theory Festival

One of our most exciting shows to date - we'll be on the Woodlands Stage on Saturday afternoon

Sep 05, 2018

The Autumn Saints supporting The Ben Miller Band

We will be back at the O2 Academy warming up for the fantastic Ben Miller Band on the Oxford leg of their UK tour. Get in touch for tickets!

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Nov 17, 2020

Hope you are all keeping well.

Howdy, friends! Long time no see!

Exciting times for us here in The Autumn Saints: we are thrilled to tell you we have finished recording our new album at Evolution Recording Studios, Oxford. More news on that coming soon…

Meanwhile, we are delighted to announce that we have a new member in our ranks, Nick Bennett . He will be adding rhythm guitar, keyboards, harmonica, lap steel and harmonies to our band. Great to have him on board!

Please join us in welcoming Nick.

Stay safe and see you out there again soon.

Jul 31, 2018

Back in the Studio

We'll be back in the studio this summer to start work on our new EP - watch this space!

May 25, 2018

Bearded Theory Spring Gathering

We are really excited to be included in the line up for Bearded Theory's 2018 Spring Gathering alongside the Sleaford Mods, Fun Lovin' Criminals and The Jesus and Mary Chain, to name but a few. We will play the Woodlands Stage on the Saturday afternoon. 

Mar 16, 2018

Alabama 3!

Whether you're a fan of Alabama 3 or just a fan of The Sopranos, you won't want to miss this brilliant band at the Oxford O2 Academy. And, you guessed it, we will be supporting them! Brilliant opportunity for us and we can't wait! 

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About

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THE

BAND

The Autumn Saints are an Anglo-American quartet based in Oxford, UK. 

The band's music has its roots planted firmly in the American South, with lead singer Britt Strickland bringing the soulful, weighty music history of his home state of North Carolina to the City of Dreaming Spires. The southern storytelling tradition made famous by the likes of Dylan and Johnny Cash is very much alive in the Saints' music, with tales of hurricanes sweeping through the Appalachian Mountains and encounters with the devil at the crossroads unraveling in each song.

The British influence in the band, though, is also unmistakable. The melodic, ethereal guitar lines that float and weave through the songs create the sort of atmospheric depth that British indie groups have always done so well. Both David Ireland (guitar) and Martin Gallagher(drums) bring their own musical influences to the mix, from the shuffling rhythms and counter-rhythms of groups like the Stone Roses to the twisting, choppy guitar licks of Wilko Johnson. 

Nick Bennett adds his twangy rhythm guitar, keyboards, harmonica, lap steel and harmonies to our band.

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REVIEWS

Dave Gilyeat

BBC Introducing

Tim Hughes

 

Oxford Mail 

Penny Lee

The Haven Club

Richard and Alan

Gappy Tooth Industries

"A kind of rootsy rock music for cathedrals...amongst my favourite of our recent finds"

"Vocals that Kings of Leon would be jealous of, kicking bass & chunky chip riffs"

"Atmospheric, meaningful songs...they are quite mesmerizing"

"Oxfordshire has a long history of Americana bands [but] they don't often come as deep and weighty as this"

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