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Isabella Coulstock announced as support for autumn tour

We're delighted to announce Isabella Coulstock will support Nick on his UK tour this autumn. Recently, supporting The Who, she's... read more

Just announced – Nick Heyward 2024 UK Tour

Just announced! Nick will be touring the UK in the autumn of 2024. Tickets are on sale now. 18.10 Basingstoke,... read more

Haircut 100% Live!

Pre-sale tickets are now available for the autumn 2023 UK tour. Use the password Haircut100%Live to purchase. General sale begins... read more

6 May 2023 – warm-up show announced!

Haircut 100 are playing an intimate, exclusive warm up show before the big one at Shepherd's Bush Empire on 12... read more

Haircut 100 on BBC Radio 2 Piano Room

The BBC Radio 2 Piano Room session yesterday with Haircut 100 was an incredible experience. Watch now on the iPlayer.... read more

Nick Heyward & Steve Norman @ Pizza Express Holborn

Nick Heyward & Steve Norman will be appearing together at Pizza Express Holborn on 27 and 28 January 2023 for... read more

Haircut 100 – Pelican West 40th Anniversary reissues

“Lots of people are discovering Haircut 100 now and that album and saying it’s fresh as a fantastic daisy, every... read more

Haircut 100 @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – 12 May 2023

Haircut 100 are back together on stage for a special one-off show at the O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire on 12... read more

Nick Heyward created art for Canvas for the Mac

We met Jen and Lisa of Canvas for the Mac at a recent acoustic gig at The Exchange in Sturminster Newton.... read more

#24 in the Heritage Chart ‘Heal This Broken Land’ charity single for Ukraine

'Heal This Broken Land' charity single rises to #24 in the Heritage Chart this week. Vote for the song in... read more

Heal this Broken Land charity single

Released today on streaming "Heal this Broken Land" charity single. 100% of funds raised will go to the children and... read more

20 & 21 Jan 2023 – Pizza Express, Holborn

The first shows of 2023 have just been announced. Nick and his band will be at Pizza Express, Holborn on... read more

5 Aug 2022: full band in Brighton!

Tickets are still available for the only full band show on the south coast this year on 5 Aug @... read more

29 Oct 2022: acoustic evening @ Pizza Express, Holborn (SOLD OUT)

One more acoustic evening to announce - this time at Pizza Express in Holborn on 29 October 2022. Nick will... read more

3 Oct 2022: Nick interviews Ricky Ross of Deacon Blue @ Henley Literary Festival

3 October 2022, Kenton Theatre, Henley-on-Thames, event tickets, livestream tickets A 35-year career in music has seen Ricky top the... read more

Nick on This Morning, 7 July 2022

If you missed Nick's acoustic performance of 'Fantastic Day' on ITV's This Morning on Thursday, 7 July, you can catch... read more

13 Oct 2022: Nick Heyward talks Pelican West @ The Royal Albert Hall

13 October 2022, 7:30pm, tickets Classic Album Sundays founder* Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy* will be joined by Haircut 100 founding member... read more

Full band gig: 5 Aug 22 – Valley Gardens, Brighton

Very likely the only non-festival full band show this year outside of London. As part of Nicky Weller's This is... read more

6 Aug 22 – Pizza Express LIVE Holborn – full band show!

Just announced Nick's only full band show in London this year at Pizza Express Live Holborn. Tickets on sale now:... read more

Podcast interview: Straight to Video

Nick talks to Rob Lane of Straight To Video about Stevie Van Zandt, growing up in 1970s London, becoming a... read more

Nick on Steph’s Packed Lunch today (Channel 4, UK)

Channel 4, UK at 12:30pm, Nick will be chatting with Steph and making the on-screen family his favourite light lunch. ... read more

Lived Through That: Nick Heyward

“Lived Through That” is the companion podcast to Mike Hipple's book where he looks at influential 90s musicians and where... read more

23 & 24 August – The Crooked Billet, Stoke Row

Two nights of intimate acoustic music. Only ~70 tickets each night. On sale from the restaurant only 01491 681048. http://thecrookedbillet.co.uk/... read more

Private Lives interview with Paul Robinson airs tonight at 7pm UK

Tonight at 7pm UK onRadio Tyneside, Nick's Private Lives interview with Paul Robinson. https://www.radiotyneside.co.uk/programme/schedule?fbclid=IwAR3ewVex4braksS-G9KS9ZoMFq-vOx0qyb8uqtTkf7y6xMyoxZNarVpvP2c As Paul writes "Nick Heyward's solo... read more

Concert for Ukraine, 31 Mar 2022

Looking forward to the Concert for Ukraine at The Kenton Theatre in Henley-on-Thames on Thursday. It's sold out, but you... read more

IAFAR podcast on music management & neighboring rights

Recently published podcast Money In The Air hosted by IAFAR, The International Association for Artists & Rightsholders. They protect, educate... read more

Acoustic evenings with Nick Heyward

We're booking acoustic evenings through September 2022 and so far the following have been announced and are on sale: 01/05... read more

Concert for Ukraine @ 31 Mar 2022, The Kenton Theatre, Henley

It’s heartbreaking watching criminals slaughtering people in Ukraine and to not be able to do anything about it. That’s why... read more

What Do You Call That Noise: The XTC Podcast

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The Stars official video – from Woodland Echoes (2017)

The concept for this video was something Nick talked about doing for long time and came to be after he... read more

‘Song Club’ listening party this Saturday on Zoom

Join the Song Club Zoom listening party and be among the first to hear this wonderful compilation in its entirety.... read more

Full Nick Heyward discography playlists

There's a full YouTube discography playlist updated with all the official music videos as well as lyric videos we've done.... read more

On A Sunday (1983)

The 4th single from Geoff Emerick-produced North of a Miracle. During Tim's Twitter Listening Party for the album, Nick tweeted:... read more

“The World” is 25 today

Another one from the archive recently made available worldwide on YouTube. Released 25 years ago today, "The World" from the... read more

Chris Difford’s ‘Song Club’ compilation

So glad to be involved in Chris Difford's 'Song Club' compilation to benefit the RCN Foundation COVID-19 Support Fund. The... read more

Who?

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Woodland Echoes third anniversary today

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Official Nick Heyward Patreon just launched

If you're not already familiar with Patreon, it's a site designed to help creative people connect with fans who want... read more

Nick Heyward talks Pelican West on Tim’s Twitter Listening Party

Tune into Tim Burgess' Twitter Listening Part at 7pm UK time on Thursday, 30 April 2020 for a live listening... read more

Blog from the bathroom

Now our lives have shrunk to wherever we were when all this started to begin, which luckily in our case... read more

Play Fantastic Day the Haircut 100 way

A few years ago my mate in Haircut 100, Blair Cunningham, asked if I could show is son Prakash how... read more

New beginnings

I am always connected. The feeling doesn’t come and go. I might, but it doesn’t. It is always here. So,... read more

New show added: 19 June 2019 @ Half Moon, Putney

The first London show since 2018's Woodland Echoes tour has just been announced for the Half Moon in Putney on... read more

The webshop is open!

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UK Acoustic Tour 2019

Following the success of his most recent album, Woodland Echoes, and tours of the UK and Japan, singer-songwriter Nick Heyward... read more

The Stars 10″ – MP3 download codes

Apologies to everyone who may be having problems using the download codes included with The Stars 10". Please use the... read more

Today is Record Store Day and The Stars are out

Out today on 10" clear vinyl is the third single from Woodland Echoes, 'The Stars'. Here's the official video, which... read more

The Stars 10″ released on Record Store Day 2018

Who's looking forward to Record Store Day UK on 21 April? Nick's a passionate supporter of independent music and delighted... read more

Very special guest PUGWASH to support the UK Woodland Echoes tour

We’re honoured to announce very special guest Pugwash will be supporting the entire Woodland Echoes UK tour this summer. 24/05 Brighton,... read more

It’s great to play in America again!

Thanks to... read more

‘From Monday to Sunday’ is 24 years old today

Nick Heyward's classic power pop album From Monday to Sunday was released on this day in 1993 by Epic Records.... read more

Perfect Sunday Sun videos

The videos for the second single from Woodland Echoes, Perfect Sunday Sun, are now live. The official video concept and... read more

Woodland Echoes out now in North America and Japan

This week Woodland Echoes was released in the US and Canada via Gladsome Hawk and BFE/Red River Entertainment and distributed... read more

Nick Heyward’s ‘Tracks of My Years’ with Ken Bruce on BBC Radio 2

All this week listen to Nick Heyward's 'Tracks of My Years' on BBC Radio 2 with Ken Bruce from 9.30am... read more

Woodland Echoes UK tour 2018

We're honoured to announce special guest Pugwash will support the entire tour. 24/05 Brighton, Concorde 2 25/05 London, Islington Academy... read more

19 Oct 2017: BBC Children in Need Rocks the 80s, Wembley Arena

Nick's performing at BBC Children in Need Rocks the 80s at Wembley Arena on 19 October. All profits from the... read more

12 Aug 2017: My London with Gary Crowley on BBC Radio London

3 Nov 2012: Nick Heyward and Gary Crowley in Covent Garden for a live broadcast on... read more

Reviews of Woodland Echoes

The reviews for Woodland Echoes have been great and it has a fantastic 83% score on Metacritic and is ranked by... read more

Baby Blue Sky – watch the video now

The first video from Woodland Echoes is now available and it's for "Baby Blue Sky" - side 2 of the... read more

Nick Heyward Live at the Water Rats – tonight on Vintage TV

Watch last month's performance at the Water Rats in London tonight on Vintage TV at 8pm BST. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tbYk0aUHjnE Vintage TV... read more

Pre-order ‘Woodland Echoes’ on PledgeMusic now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BikG5ZSJDTg Watch the official trailer for Nick Heyward's new album, Woodland Echoes, out summer 2017. You can pre-order now at PledgeMusic.... read more

PledgeMusic campaign launching this Wednesday

A PledgeMusic campaign for Nick Heyward's latest album launches this Wednesday, 5 April 2017. Full details will be posted here... read more

Fantastic Nights!

Thank you to everyone who stayed for... read more

Calling Captain Autumn Tour 2016

Nick and his band will be playing highlights from his entire back catalogue plus a preview of songs from his... read more

New album preview

https://youtu.be/u0E0C-5AF68 A tiny taster. "More sun vicar" said the pop picker. May the workforce be with you! - Nick Heyward... read more

Out on my bike today filming bits and bobs for an album trailer

Which just so happens to rhyme with fisherman's wader and James Spader. Made a way home to load it up... read more

Live from the fruit bowl

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80’s Invasion tour 2016

CatchNick next March when he'll be touring the UK with Midge Ure, Big Country & Curiosity Killed The Cat. 02/03/16... read more

A year in music

Here's a list of songs that generally summed up 2014 (in chronological order). There's more, but that's mostly classical and for... read more

Watch again: Vintage TV Session (including ‘The Stars’)

Head over to the Vintage TV website to watch a brand new track, 'The Stars' as well as 'Warning Sign'. Also on this... read more

Rewind Henley 2014 on Sky Arts

You can see the entire Henley Rewind festival this Saturday and... read more

New track debuts on Vintage TV Sessions

In July 2014, Nick and his band recorded a gig at The Bedford in London for Vintage TV Sessions and played... read more

Two free VIP tickets for Rewind North

We have two VIP tickets to give away for Rewind North. They're valid for Saturday, 30 August and will get you into the... read more

Let’s Rock 2014 – thank you

I so enjoyed this year's Let's Rock festivals in Leeds and Southampton. A massive thanks to the fans, the organisers, Oliver... read more

B is for Beatles fan

I was a bit of a... read more

Happy Holidays

A lovely reunion in Key West with Mr Ian Shaw. Great to see him! I made Kite with Ian when... read more

The 3 Nicks Charity Cook-Off – a 5 star review *****

A photo posted by Sara (@mssarajohnson) on Dec 8, 2013 at 11:56am PST The night of Sandra Dickinson's 3 Nicks... read more

New album update

I have five new species of flowers (songs) ready in the greenhouse (home studio) and... read more

Nick’s holiday top 10 listening post

This was my holiday soundtrack while in Santorini this past May. (I went early in the year because I didn't... read more