The God that Comes is a concept album for the stage featuring music and performance by Hawksley Workman. This new solo work tells the story of the Greco-Roman god of wine Bacchus (or Dionysus) and uses Euripidesâ€™ The Bacchae as a primary source. A rock concerts meets theatrical cabaret.
"This 25-year-old Canadian is the most mermerising performer I've seen in yonks. Imagine a world where David Bowie, Nilsson and Harold Lloyd co-exist for the first time and you don't come close to grabbing this dashing man's waistcoat. His songs, scraped kicking and screaming from the action-packed album For Him And The Girls, were a revelation. He... more info