Live: Cardiff Globe

The band start their Build A Tower tour at the Cardiff Globe. Literally last minute practice of the new tunes. 😎🤯 pic.twitter.com/TPjw4o12F6 — THE SLOW READERS CLUB (@slowreadersclub) April 26, 2018

Haldern Pop festival announcement

The band announce they will play at the Haldern Pop festival in Germany on August 10 OUR FIRST EUROPEAN FESTIVAL 🎉We play the main stage at @HaldernPop GERMANY 🇩🇪 on Friday 10th August https://t.co/ABD6Y7yxZx pic.twitter.com/Zq4Nyc22i6 — THE SLOW READERS CLUB (@slowreadersclub) May 11, 2018

Build A Tower reaches #18 in UK album chart

Build A Tower reaches #18 on the UK album chart. OUR ALBUM IS NUMBER 18 🎉 Build A Tower is in the top 20 of the official album chart, properly mind blowing. We want to say a massive thank you to all our fans for getting behind us…Thanks for spreading the word, here’s to the […]

Live at Festival No. 6

The limited edition Live At Festival No.6 album is released, as part of certain initial pre-order bundles from the band’s webstore. The album, recorded in Summer 2017 at Festival No. 6 at Portmeirion Town Hall, comprises a six-song set of stripped down songs accompanied by strings arranged and conducted by Festival No.6 composer-in-residence Joe Duddell.

Build A Tower

The band release their third studio album, Build a Tower. The album is released on Modern Sky Records and was recorded and produced by Phil Bullyment at Edwin Street Recording Studios in Bury. The album is released in multiple formats including limited-edition red and yellow vinyl, and cassette tape. We’re really proud of the record as […]

Rock City interview

The band are interviewed before their show at Rock City, Nottingham. On the crowd reaction on the tour: Aaron: We’ve had good crowds everywhere. There’s one in particular that the crowd have really got on top of, and bouncing around. Manchester’s probably the first gig we had when we had people on people’s shoulders. The […]

Big Sports Breakfast interview

In advance of their Leeds show, Aaron talks to Darren on Proper Sports’ Big Sports Breakfast, about how their previous tour with James came about. It was an amazing opportunity for us. They tweeted one of our tracks that we performed — I Saw A Ghost — acoustically in Manchester Central Library. It was like a guerrilla thing. […]

Johnson compliments McGregor

Johnson compliments McGregor on Instagram. Saturday night doc viewing. @thenotoriousmma NOTORIOUS. Great insight into the DNA of this successful and smart business man. Best part of his success, is when you strip it all away – it will always come down to being the hardest worker in the room. Those roots never go away. Solid […]

White, McGregor to meet in Liverpool

White says he and McGregor will meet in Liverpool in the coming weekend to discuss the fighter’s future. We’re going to sit down and talk about his future and what’s next…Obviously, he has to deal with [his legal situation] in June. I’m flying to Liverpool this weekend for a fight there, and he and I […]

Wears F-you tie

McGregor posts an image wearing a suit, asking readers to zoom in on the tie’s text. Zoom in on the tie, it says fuck you. Zoom in the cuff, it says who it’s from. @augustmcgregor A post shared by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on May 22, 2018 at 2:14pm PDT

Gallagher wants McGregor for next music video

Gallagher says he wants McGregor to star in his next music video. He took to Twitter to praise McGregor’s documentary Notorious, which details the boxer’s early life and rise to multiple UFC winner. Gallagher posted: I’ve just watched your film Conor McGregor biblical I want you to be in my new music video as you were […]

Buys £1.3m villa in Marbella

McGregor buys £1.3m luxury villa in Marbella complete with customised gym, outdoor pool and LED driveway. The luxury home is one of 11 bespoke villas which sit on the La Resina country club estate. It has uninterrupted views of the Mediterranean Sea and the coastline of Africa, floor to ceiling windows, and even the bathrooms have […]

Appears on Late Late Show: ‘If you can’t stand up, stand out’

O’Connell appears on The Late Late Show where he describes his reaction to the news that he had broken his neck and would be confined to a wheelchair. He was left paralysed from the neck down after falling from his bike at Killarney National Park when he was 16 years old and many have found […]

McGregor, O’Connell meet

After O’Connell gave a big shout out to McGregor on The Late Late Show, the two meet, by chance, the following night, at the BAMMA 35 event in Dublin’s Three Arena. Watching the Late Late show last night and on comes this young man @ianoconnell321! I was blown away by him and his attitude to […]

Namajunas rejects McGregor’s apology after UFC 223 bus incident

One of the multiple fighters affected by McGregor‘s actions during UFC 223’s fight week was the strawweight champion, Rose Namajunas. Although Namajunas didn’t suffer any injuries like Chiesa or Borg, she was still shaken up by the incident as she was very close to the window that McGregor attacked. When McGregor contacted her to try […]

McGregor shares pictures of son’s first birthday

McGregor shares photos from son Conor’s first birthday party. Little Conor Jr turned one on May 5 and celebrated in style with family and friends at the K Club Hotel in Co Kildare. Conor Jr’s 1st birthday party ❤️ A post shared by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on May 5, 2018 at 7:11pm PDT

Highfield resigns from Johnston Press

Highfield resigns from Johnston press citing family reasons. He will be replaced by chief financial officer David King. I have been privileged to lead Johnston Press during a period of unprecedented turbulence in our industry. Since 2011 we have grown our overall audience, in particular our digital business, created an industry leading telesales operation and maintained […]