Hugh Kelly

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Hugh Kelly - Acoustic Alternative Blues Soul Cover Live Act in Edinburgh / Glasgow

Hugh Kelly Short Info

Hugh Kelly is an Alt.Blues/Soul singer songwriter, based in Glasgow & Edinburgh.
He started his music career busking on the streets of Edinburgh in his teens before moving on to performing paid gigs in the clubs & pubs of Aberdeen & Edinburgh.

Approximately 300+ gigs & 3 years later, Hugh released his debut EP in Feb 2016. The Scotland on Sunday and The Scotsman both featured him as their 'Artist of the Week' at the end of Feb. He was selected as ‘single of the week’ in March on BBC Radio Scotland's Janice Forsyth Show, highlighted as one of Jim Gellatly's top picks for April in The Sun newspaper & featured as one of the 'Fresh Faves' on Tom Robinson's www.FreshOnTheNet.co.uk in May.

Hugh completed a 10 date UK tour in May/June before launching into 45 solo gigs at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in August - his highlights were performances for Scottish Television (STV) & also 2 performances for BBC Radio Scotland & the BBC at the Edinburgh Festivals.

Hugh's latest single ‘The Double’ (release date 17 Nov 2016) has already been played on numerous radio stations throughout UK & USA and has been made 'Single of the Week' on Black Diamond FM, 'Single of the Month' on North Highland Radio & 'Artist of the Week' on Richer Unsigned in association with Q Magazine in December 2016.

Hugh Kelly is an Alt.Blues/Soul singer songwriter, based in Glasgow & Edinburgh.
He started his music career busking on the streets of Edinburgh in his teens before moving on to performing paid gigs in the clubs & pubs of Aberdeen & Edinburgh.

Approximately 300+ gigs & 3 years later, Hugh released his debut EP in Feb 2016. The Scotland on Sunday and The Scotsman both featured him as their 'Artist of the Week' at the end of Feb. He was selected as ‘single of the week’ in March on BBC Radio Scotland's Janice Forsyth Show, highlighted as one of Jim Gellatly's top picks for April in The Sun newspaper & featured as one of the 'Fresh Faves' on...

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Past Gigs Hugh Kelly

  • 01 | 2017 Edinburgh Finnegans Wake
  • 01 | 2017 Edinburgh The Foundry Project
  • 11 | 2016 Tranent, East Lothain Live Session - Radio Saltire
  • 11 | 2016 Bishopbriggs Quinns
  • 11 | 2016 Glasgow BOX, Sauchiehall St
  • 11 | 2016 Edinburgh The Golden Rule
  • 11 | 2016 Glasgow BOX, Sauchiehall St
  • 11 | 2016 Edinburgh Finnegans Wake
  • 11 | 2016 Edinburgh Finnegans Wake
  • 11 | 2016 Glasgow Chequers
  • 11 | 2016 Edinburgh The Biscuit Factory
  • 10 | 2016 Glasgow BOX, Sauchiehall St
  • 10 | 2016 Edinburgh Sneaky Petes
  • 10 | 2016 St Andrews Byre Theatre
  • 10 | 2016 Edinburgh Sneaky Petes w/ Luke Carey
  • 10 | 2016 Glasgow The Hug & Pint
  • 09 | 2016 Edinburgh Finnegans Wake
  • 09 | 2016 Edinburgh OXJAM, Grassmarket
  • 09 | 2016 Aberdeen Lemon Tree
  • 09 | 2016 Edinburgh Finnegans Wake
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival The Cowshed (6x gigs)
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival The Biscuit Factory
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival Finnegans Wake (3x gigs)
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival BBC Pagoda Tent
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival Malones (5x gigs)
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival Stramash (4x gigs)
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival Hop House (4x gigs)
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival The Pear Tree (5x gigs)
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival Famous Grouse House (12x gigs)
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival STV Festival Show
  • 08 | 2016 Edinburgh Festival BBC Castle Tent - Janice Forsyth Show
  • 07 | 2016 London Hugh Kelly live at The Bedford, Balham
  • 07 | 2016 Edinburgh Hugh Kelly at Finnegans Wake
  • 07 | 2016 Edinburgh Hugh Kelly - Whistlebinkies
  • 07 | 2016 Edinburgh Hugh Kelly live at the Mercat Bar
  • 07 | 2016 Glasgow Hugh Kelly @ BOX, Sauchiehall St
  • 07 | 2016 London Hugh Kelly Live Session on Croydon Radio
  • 07 | 2016 London Hugh Kelly Live Session on Soho Radio
  • 07 | 2016 Glasgow Merchant City Festival
  • 07 | 2016 Edinburgh Hugh Kelly @ Finnegans Wake
  • 06 | 2016 Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh Hugh Kelly supporting Jack Hinks EP release
  • 06 | 2016 Newcastle - Bar Loco Hugh Kelly supporting The Jar Family
  • 06 | 2016 Broadcast, Glasgow Loud Poets - Hugh Kelly - music act
  • 06 | 2016 The Alleycat, London Absent Kelly Introducing - Hugh Kelly
  • 06 | 2016 The Green Room, Perth Hugh Kelly - acoustic set
  • 06 | 2016 BOX, Glasgow Hugh Kelly - acoustic set
  • 05 | 2016 The Mash House, Edinburgh Hugh Kelly supporting Stephen Kellogg
  • 03 | 2016 Edinburgh - Whistlebinkies Hugh Kelly Live
  • 03 | 2016 Edinburgh - Finnegans Wake Hugh Kelly Live
  • 02 | 2016 Edinburgh - Biblos Hugh Kelly Live
  • 02 | 2016 Edinburgh - Finnegans Wake Hugh Kelly Live
  • 01 | 2016 Edinburgh - Whistlebinkies Hugh Kelly Live
  • 01 | 2016 Edinburgh - Finnegans Wake Hugh Kelly Live
  • 01 | 2016 Edinburgh - Biddy Mulligans Open Mic - Jack Daniels night
  • 01 | 2016 Edinburgh - Biblos Hugh Kelly Live
  • 01 | 2016 Edinburgh - Finnegans Wake Hugh Kelly Live
  • 01 | 2016 Edinburgh - Boundary bar Hugh Kelly @ Pressure Valve
  • 01 | 2016 Edinburgh - Whistlebinkies Hugh Kelly Live
  • 12 | 2015 Edinburgh - Cowshed Hugh Kelly on Hogmanay
  • 12 | 2015 Edinburgh - Finnegans Wake, Hugh Kelly Live
  • 12 | 2015 Edinburgh - Biblos Hugh Kelly Live
  • 12 | 2015 Edinburgh - Whistlebinkies Hugh Kelly Live
  • 11 | 2015 Manchester - Royal Northern College of Music Open Mic UK

Discography Hugh Kelly

  • 2016 THE DOUBLE Single |
  • 2016 GIVE ME ALL YOUR LOVE EP |

Media

  • Video Give Me All Your Love - Hug...
  • Video Hugh Kelly 2016 live clips
  • Video Hugh Kelly - Knocked Out

Origin

  • Edinburgh / Glasgow GB

Founded

  • 2015

Members

  • HUGH KELLY Vocals/Guitar/Keyboard

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