Artist
Show
Venue
  • Home

Stone Foundation

Main Artist:
Line Up/ Support: Stone Foundation

The musical bond between Neil Sheasby and Neil Jones is as concrete as their band name: Stone Foundation. The two Neils came to soul music from very different directions.

Neil Sheasby hit adolescence as the early 80s mod revival reached critical mass, heeding the call of Dexys and The Jam to follow their muse back to Stax, Motown and the infinite riches of northern soul.

Neil Jones took a more scenic route, a fan of old skool hip hop whose detective work to decipher the many samples and breakbeats eventually led him to a similar record collection.

Despite growing up on each other’s doorstep “along the A5 corridor in Warwickshire”, the Neils didn’t meet until the late 90s at a gig in London, both playing in different bands on the same bill. When their respective groups split, bassist Sheasby asked vocalist Jones if he’d be interested in writing songs together. “That was nearly 20 years ago,” notes Sheasby. “From that point forth we’ve never looked back.”

Ticketmaster Outlets Nationwide
24hr Credit Card Bookings:  0818 719300 (ROI)
24hr Credit Card Bookings:  0844 277 4455 (NI)



Tags

May 24th, 2019
Doors: 07:00 pm
 
  • All Upcoming Artists who will be performing in Ireland
  • A Complete A to Z listing of Music Venues in Ireland
  • What's on in Limerick
  • What's on in Cork
  • Competitions
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

headquarters

The List, Dame House, 24 - 26 Dame Street, Dublin D02 C861, Republic of Ireland.