Hear the beautiful track from upcoming album Strangers here
Andrew Trendell

10:48 13th February 2014

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Singer, songwriter, poet, inspiration to the world of folk - Simone Felice is many things to many fans and critics around the world. Check out the premiere of brand new track 'Running Through My Head' below.

A founding member of The Felice Brothers and The Duke And The Kings, Simone has toured and worked with the likes of Mumford & Sons, Conor Oberst & Bright Eyes, Gillian Welch, The Lumineers, Rick Rubin and countless others - picking up legions of hardcore fans with his heartfelt folk throughout the years.

In 2010, he underwent emergency open-heart surgery to correct the slow degenerative effects of childhood fever. His new album, Strangers, touches upon his brush with death and unveils a rare gifted skills as a solo artist. 

"Hopefully I'm not unique in the feeling that sometimes I don't belong," said Simone about 'Running Through My Head'. "To a certain crowd, the beautiful people, the V.I.Ps. But then when I least expect, a stranger comes along with an open door, open arms, a laugh and a touch. I heard somebody say once that the only thing that could ruin a perfect spring day was people - except for those very few people who are like spring itself. This song is about such a one..."

Listen to 'Running Through My Head' below

His new album Strangers will be released on 24 March. 

Simone Felice's upcoming tour dates are as follows:

MARCH

Thu 27 Kilkenny-Cleere's Pub
Fri 28 Roscrea-Leap Castle
Sat 29 Dublin-Whelans
Sun 30 Belfast-Empire

APRIL
Wed 2 Birmingham-Hare and Hounds
Thu 3 Leeds-Brudenell Social Club
Fri 4 Bristol-Louisiana
Sat 5 Nottingham-Maze
Sun 6 Manchester-Deaf Institute
Wed 9 Brighton-Komedia
Thu 10 London-Bush Hall
Fri 11 Glasgow-King Tuts
Sun 13 Newcastle-Cluny
Tue 15 Edinburgh-Electric Circus

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