Last night (7 June) Charlie Boyer and The Voyeurs took to the stage for their Jack Daniels JD Roots Homecoming gig. The band performed at their local East London venue The Shacklewell Arms. Loom were the support band.
Loom’s lead singer Tarik Badwan waded into the moshpit early on and clashed with fans on the front row. Watched on by Badwan’s brother, The Horrors’ Faris Badwan.
Charlie Boyer and The Voyeurs performed soon after, filling the small venue to capacity as they ran through songs from their recently released debut album ‘Clarietta’.
‘Be Glamorous’ and ‘Things We Be’ both featured early on in the set with the band thanking fans for coming out to see them perform and promising to give them the time of their lives.
Other songs performed live on the night included ‘It’s My Wish’ and ‘I’ve Got A River’, with the band ending on ‘I Watch You’.
Charlie Boyer and The Voyeurs’ gig was part of a three-gig run which will also see The Family Rain headline their hometown Bath’s Moles venue on June 13 and Scunthorpe’s The Ruen Brothers playing at The Priory Hotel on June 21.
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Southampton Joiners has been announced as Britain’s Best Small Venue by NME in association with Jack Daniels’ JD Roots. Frank Turner will play a show at the winning venue on 24 June.