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Congratulations to all the cast & crew of Lanark for an amazing launch night at The Edinburgh International Festival on Sunday night. Here are some reviews:

‘astonishing’
The Scotsman ★★★★★

‘astounding piece of theatre produced on an operatic and highly physical scale.’
Edinburgh Guide★★★★★

‘Lanark is loud, large and visually stunning.’
The List★★★★

‘all of the excitement and weight of a capital-letter Theatre Event.’
All Edinburgh Theatre★★★★

‘like a heady, unsettling, unpredictable dream.’
The Guardian★★★★

‘undeniably modernist and quintessentially Scottish’
The Telegraph★★★★

‘Lanark on stage is a fine tribute to the novel…appreciated both by those who know the book and others who might be tempted to give it a try.
British Theatre Guide★★★★

‘a moving elegy for life and art.’
The Herald★★★★

‘A landmark event’.
The Stage ★★★★

‘rich in exhilarating set pieces’
The Times★★★

I have collaborated with composer Nick Powell on a few pieces of music in his soundtrack for Alasdair Grey’s classic Lanark which opens at Edinburgh this week. More news to follow…

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Twenty first century number crunching and data analysis scientifically proves FATM’s headline slot at Glastonbury Festival was the best! Click here to see how.

How Big How Blue How Beautiful goes straight in at number 1 in UK Album chart and USA Billboard Top 200 chart.

Billboard article

BBC news story

 

 

US magazine Billboard vote Florence & The Machine best band of the weekend at Coachella 2015.

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The Flies are playing at The Exchange in Bristol on January 30th 2015

A highlight from the Goldfrapp Royal Albert Hall gig 18/11/14

Just finished this live recording of Into The Night by The Flies at Christchurch Studios, Bristol. Will keep you posted about more Flies news…

 

 

The Flies play live at XFM’s legendary ‘This Feeling’ night
at The Macbeth, Hoxton St, London on Friday 7th November 2014.

“A colossal night out” – Noel Gallagher
“Like a mad 60’s carnival” – Serge, Kasabian

The Flies Facebook

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