News

First shows of 2023!
8th January 2023

Head over to the gigs page to check out Sam’s first shows of 2023 at Celtic Connections and a special one-off online Zoom show!

Christmas Lost Boys Show!
13th November 2022

Christmas Lost Boys show! We are so excited to be teaming up with Folk Fell to bring you our only venue show for the next while. Come party with us!

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Autumn 2022 duo tour!
11th August 2022

Sam and Jamie are playing some duo shows in September and October. Head to the gigs page to find out more!

Kate Rusby Spring tour 2022
5th April 2022

Sam is very excited to be playing in Kate Rusby's band this year. Check out her tour dates here.

Music Sector Code Of Practice
1st October 2021

Sam and his band have signed up to the Musicians' Union Code of Practice.

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NEW ALBUM RELEASE
28th August 2021

Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys release their new album The Wishing Tree today!

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New Album Pre-Orders!
12th July 2021

Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys’ new album The Wishing Tree is now available for pre-order. Get your copy HERE

New Album & Tour Announcement
27th June 2021

Sam and the guys are extremely excited to announce that their new album The Wishing Tree is going to be coming out on 27th August! It will be coming out on Pure Records and a launch tour will be happening in November - check out the gigs page for dates and tickets!

2021 Summer Festivals announced!
7th May 2021

Head over to the gigs page to find out which festivals Sam and the boys will be appearing at this summer.

Spring Tour 2020
14th January 2020

Sam is touring with various different band line ups all around the UK at the end of January and beginning of February. Go to the gigs page for more details.

Autumn/Winter 2019 tour dates announced
5th August 2019

Sam will be touring in various forms throughout autumn and winter in 2019, check out the gigs page for more info.

Denmark tour!
5th July 2019

Sam, Jamie and Archie are going to be touring Denmark as a trio in September, check out the gigs page for more info.

Summer 2019 Festivals Announced
25th April 2019

Head over to the gigs page to find out more

Pre-order Sam’s new duo album!
3rd March 2019

Sam has just recorded a duo album with folk singer Ruth Notman at Kate Rusby’s legendary Pure Records. You can pre-order it below Changeable Heart album launch tour dates on sale now. Head to the gigs page to order your tickets.

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Check out Sam’s Spotify Page
30th July 2018

All of Sam’s music can be found on Spotify, including a playlist of every song he has ever featured

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Folk Award Nominees!
23rd February 2018

Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys have been nominated for Best Group in the 2018 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, the winner will be announced live on BBC Radio 2 from Belfast on 4th April.

Lost Boys band touring in March
30th January 2018

Sam will be touring with his full band throughout the UK in March 2018. Don’t miss the rare opportunity to see the band play a venue gig at check out the gigs page for more info.

When The Reivers Call Music Video
17th January 2018

Sam and the guys have released a brand new video for the track When The Reivers Call from their new album Pretty Peggy, check it out

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Pretty Peggy OUT NOW!
15th November 2017

The debut album from Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys is out now on Navigator Records.

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New Album Announcement
5th July 2017

Absolutely thrilled to announce the release date of our BRAND NEW ALBUM. It’s been almost two years since the first album, and we’ve spent that time collecting, writing and arranging new material. We had a pretty amazing two weeks in the studio recording it, and we’re all very proud of the finished product and can’t wait for you to hear it! It’s going to be released on 6TH OCTOBER 2017, and we have signed with Navigator Records who are going to be releasing it. For pre-orders please click HERE Over the next few months we’re going to be keeping you topped up with videos, single releases and other juicy tidbits so keep your eyes peeled. To kick things off, here is the official music video for the first single from the album - Chasing Shadows.

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Some Exciting News!
9th April 2017

Check out this live video of a track from the brand new Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys album, along with some exciting news!

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John McCusker Tour
9th April 2017

Sam is playing in John McCusker’s band for the following shows of his spring tour: 13th April at the Mac theatre, BIRMINGHAM 14th April at the Sage, GATESHEAD 15th April at Queens Hall, EDINBURGH

STRADA MUSIC
8th February 2017

Sam is now signed to Strada Music.

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Second Album announced!
26th November 2016

Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys are recording an album throughout January and February 2017, to be released in the summer. Stay tuned for updates on the release date and launch tour!

BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winner!
2nd May 2016

Sam was presented with the Horizon Award at the 2016 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. Watch the ceremony again here:

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The Company of Players
19th April 2016

Sam is part of the exciting new folk collective The Company of Players. Click HERE to find out how you can support their music.

BBC Radio 2 Folk Award nomination!
14th February 2016

Sam has been nominated for the Horizon Award at this year’s BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.

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Folking Award Nomination
3rd February 2016

Sam has been nominated for a Folking award! Cast your vote HERE

2016 Gigs Announced
26th November 2015

The first shows of what promises to be a very busy 2016 have been announced. Check out the gigs page for more details!

Debut Album Available Now
15th October 2015

Sam's debut album 'The Lost Boys' is now available to pre-order from the website shop. You can also click HERE to pre-order on iTunes.

Spiral Earth Awards Nomination
7th March 2015

Sam has been nominated in the 'Best Singer' category at this year's Spiral Earth Awards. It's down to a public vote and you can cast yours HERE

Spokes is Out Now
9th February 2015

Spokes is out now! Get your copy HERE

Spokes Release Date
30th January 2015

Spokes is due to be released on 03.02.2015. You can pre-order HERE

New Agent!
10th December 2014

Sam and the guys are very excited to announce they are now booking all their gigs through Kelda Manley, who can be contacted HERE

Kickstarter Campaign
2nd April 2014

Sam's Kickstarter campaign for his new EP his now live! He needs your help to make it happen. Click here to get involved!

Special Offer!
27th January 2014

Special offer on all cds and t-shirts for a limited time only, check out the shop for more details!

Bright Young Folk Review
24th April 2013

Check out what Bright Young Folk had to say about sam's first ever ep

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Debut EP Out Now
18th February 2013

Sam's debut EP 'Your Way Home' is out worldwide on iTunes now! Get your copy HERE

Song Writing Workshops
14th February 2013

Sam is running song-writing workshops at Suffolk schools all this week, followed by a headline show on the 28th Feb at the Apex, Bury st. Edmunds. Get your tickets now!

Debut EP Out Soon
13th February 2013

Sam's debut EP 'Your Way Home' will be released worldwide on the 18th March!

Debut EP Recording
18th January 2013

Sam and his band have begun recording their debut EP, due for release March 2013

'Iris' by The Goo Goo Dolls Cover
14th November 2012

Check out Sams latest video upload a cover of 'Iris' by The Goo Goo Dolls here