Helpless Dancer

The Endless Note

James Grant

Tonight I am off to see James Grant who is appearing at my good old local “The Fox and Hounds” in Houston, hopefully, babysitter permitting with Mr & Mrs Big Rab.

I have already posted on the career of James Grant (click HERE) as well as a specific post on his great album “Strange Flowers” (click HERE) but this will be my first experience of seeing him live.

“You’re Not The Only One” (Live) – James Grant

To buy the music of James Grant click HERE

James is playing tomorrow night with the legendary Fraser Speirs who last year spent a fair amount of time on the road as a member of Paolo Nutini’s touring band.

Fraser has been a session player and live musician for so many artists but you can buy a CD of him live with some friends titled “About Time”

To buy click HERE

November 20, 2010 - Posted by | Blast from The Past, Blues, Friends, Old Music, Video | , ,


  1. […] etiquette at last night’s gig at the Fox and Hounds was impeccable. My good friend Helpless Dancer anticipates an acoustic night starring James Grant (Love and Money) and harmonica virtuoso Fraser […]

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    • Thanks for the link!!!


      Comment by thehelplessdancer | November 21, 2010 | Reply

  2. Great night and thanks for the invite. James is a great guitarist and vocalist. The songs were very powerful and Fraser Spiers’s understated accompaniment was perfect.

    Comment by bigrab | November 21, 2010 | Reply

    • It really was subline, great curry, great company and the kind of performance which reinforce belief in real music amongst the “X Factor” factory.

      Nothing beats a great voice set amonst a soundscape that enhances rather than shrouds it’s soul and James Grant delivered both as singer and guitarist with Fraser adding that added accent perfectly.

      Great night!


      Comment by thehelplessdancer | November 21, 2010 | Reply

  3. […] posting on James Grant and Fraser Spiers’s appearance at The Fox and Hounds in Houston (see HERE) all I can say is pure […]

    Pingback by James Grant Part Two « Helpless Dancer | November 21, 2010 | Reply

  4. […] To view one of my many previous posts on James Grant click HERE […]

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