Following the release of her acclaimed new album Bones + Longing, Irish singer-songwriter Gemma Hayes has confirmed a UK & Ireland tour. Please see the dates below.

Gemma’s new single Palomino will be released on 20th April, with a special limited edition 7-inch released for Record Store Day on 18th April.

Gemma also contributes vocals to the upcoming single from Above & Beyond, Counting Down The Days.

So far in 2015 Gemma has been busy in Europe, where Bones + Longing has just been released, including TV and radio sessions in Paris and Berlin.

This video clip of her and Joe Chester performing a version of Chris Izaak’s Wicked Game, previously a radio hit for Gemma in France, was filmed in the Chapel at the Centre Culture Irlandais especially the French fashion website –


Bones + Longing is out now

“An album that’s bound to form an intimate bond with its audience” 4/5 The Arts Desk

“An album of depth and texture, it repays time and attention; many will want to inhabit its hushed privacy” 8/10 Drowned In Sound

UK Summer Tour Dates 2015 – Gemma Hayes

  • May 14 – The Globe, Cardiff
  • May 16 – Leaf Café, Liverpool
  • May 17 – Manchester Gorilla, Manchester
  • May 19 – The Louisiana, Bristol
  • June 12 – Electric Circus, Edinburgh
  • June 13 – Óran Mór, Glasgow
  • June 27 – Whelans, Dublin
  • June 28 – Killarney Festival
  • July 10 –  Pound Arts Centre, Corsham

Tickets for the gigs will be available from Ticketmaster soon, and please check the individual venues  for further details.

More dates will be announced for later in the year, so please check the website or Gemma’s Facebook page for notices.