Notifications

New releases
Gigs in your city

Location

,

If you want to change your current location:

2019
Where the Action Is (Deluxe)
2019
Where The Action Is
2017
Out of All This Blue (Deluxe)
2017
Out of All This Blue
2014
Modern Blues
2013
A Song for Arthur's Day E.P.
2013
Fisherman's Box: The Complete Fisherman's Blues Sessions (1986-1988)
2011
In a Special Place: The Piano Demos for This Is the Sea
2011
An Appointment With Mr Yeats
2006
Fisherman's Blues
2005
Karma To Burn
2003
Universal Hall
2002
A Pagan Place
2002
The Waterboys
2001
A Rock In the Weary Land
1998
The Whole of the Moon: The Music of Mike Scott & the Waterboys
1994
The Secret Life of the Waterboys (1981-1985)
1993
Dream Harder
1991
The Best of the Waterboys (1981-1990)
JUN
20
Noches del Botánico Noches del Botánico 2019
Venue: Real Jardín Botánico Alfonso XIII, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Madrid, Spain) Find tickets
JUN
27
The Waterboys at Auditori (June 27, 2019)
Venue: Auditori (Burjassot, Spain) Find tickets
JUN
29
Rod Stewart, The Waterboys, and Rulo y la Contrabanda at Finca Mesegosillo (June 29, 2019)
Venue: Finca Mesegosillo (Hoyos del Espino, Spain) Find tickets
JUN
30
The Waterboys and Paul Carrack at Noches del Botánico 2019 (June 30, 2019)
Venue: Noches del Botánico 2019 (Madrid, Spain) Find tickets
AUG
08
Fairport's Cropredy Convention Fairport's Cropredy Convention 2019
Venue: Fairport's Cropredy Convention (Cropredy, UK) Find tickets
AUG
09
Festival Fete du Bruit Festival Fete du Bruit 2019
Venue: Unknown venue (Landerneau, France) Find tickets
AUG
24
Once In A Blue Moon Festival Once In A Blue Moon Festival 2019
Venue: Once In A Blue Moon Festival (Amsterdam, Netherlands) Find tickets
SEP
05
The Waterboys at Sky Live Festival (September 5, 2019)
Venue: Sky Live Festival (Isle of Skye, UK) Find tickets
SEP
05
The Waterboys at Skye Live (September 5, 2019)
Venue: Skye Live (Portree, UK) Find tickets
SEP
06
The Waterboys at Music Hall (September 6, 2019)
Venue: Music Hall (Aberdeen, UK) Find tickets
SEP
07
The Waterboys at Barrowland Ballroom (September 7, 2019)
Venue: Barrowland Ballroom (Glasgow, UK) Find tickets
SEP
17
The Waterboys at Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre at Count Basie Center (September 17, 2019)
Venue: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre at Count Basie Center (Red Bank, NJ, US) Find tickets
SEP
18
The Waterboys at Wilbur Theatre (September 18, 2019)
Venue: Wilbur Theatre (Boston, MA, US) Find tickets
SEP
20
The Waterboys at Calvin Theatre & Performing Arts Center (September 20, 2019)
Venue: Calvin Theatre & Performing Arts Center (Northampton, MA, US) Find tickets
SEP
21
The Waterboys at World Café Live (September 21, 2019)
Venue: World Café Live (Philadelphia, PA, US) Find tickets
SEP
22
The Waterboys at Lincoln Theatre (September 22, 2019)
Venue: Lincoln Theatre (Washington, DC, US) Find tickets
SEP
23
The Waterboys at Webster Hall (September 23, 2019)
Venue: Webster Hall (New York, NY, US) Find tickets
SEP
25
The Waterboys at The Danforth Music Hall (September 25, 2019)
Venue: The Danforth Music Hall (Toronto, ON, Canada) Find tickets
SEP
26
The Waterboys at Majestic Theatre-mi (September 26, 2019)
Venue: Majestic Theatre-mi (Detroit, MI, US) Find tickets
SEP
28
The Waterboys at Varsity Theater (September 28, 2019)
Venue: Varsity Theater (Minneapolis, MN, US) Find tickets
SEP
29
The Waterboys at Old Town School of Folk Music (September 29, 2019)
Venue: Old Town School of Folk Music (Chicago, IL, US) Find tickets
OCT
01
The Waterboys at Gothic Theatre (October 1, 2019)
Venue: Gothic Theatre (Englewood, CO, US) Find tickets
OCT
02
The Waterboys at The Depot (October 2, 2019)
Venue: The Depot (Salt Lake City, UT, US) Find tickets
OCT
06
The Waterboys at Commodore Ballroom (October 6, 2019)
Venue: Commodore Ballroom (Vancouver, BC, Canada) Find tickets
OCT
07
The Waterboys at Wonder Ballroom (October 7, 2019)
Venue: Wonder Ballroom (Portland, OR, US) Find tickets
OCT
08
The Waterboys at Neptune Theatre (October 8, 2019)
Venue: Neptune Theatre (Seattle, WA, US) Find tickets
OCT
12
The Waterboys at Observatory North Park (October 12, 2019)
Venue: Observatory North Park (San Diego, CA, US) Find tickets
OCT
13
The Waterboys at The Observatory (October 13, 2019)
Venue: The Observatory (Santa Ana, CA, US) Find tickets
OCT
15
The Waterboys at Belasco Theater (October 15, 2019)
Venue: Belasco Theater (Los Angeles, CA, US) Find tickets
The Waterboys Jun 12, 2019
Don’t forget The Waterboys will be performing with Paul Carrack at NOCHES DEL BOTANICO FESTIVAL in MADRID on Sun 30th June! Tickets are available at http://bit.ly/NDB19_WaterboysCarrack Complete festival information at: https://www.nochesdelbotanico.com/ https://www.nochesdelbotanico.com/artistas/the-waterboys-paul-carrack https://www.facebook.com/nochesbotanico/ https://www.facebook.com/carrack.net https://www.instagram.com/nochesbotanico
The Waterboys Jun 11, 2019
LOVE FOR LISBON The Waterboys will play at Campo Pequeno in LISBON, PORTUGAL on Wed 27 November. Tickets, priced 35€ standing & 39€ seated (bench), are on sale now from the box office on 707 234 234 or online at https://ticketline.sapo.pt/evento/THE-WATERBOYS-43403
The Waterboys Jun 09, 2019
FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL The Waterboys will play at this year’s FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL in Japan on Friday 26 July. They will play on the Field Of Heaven stage. Tickets are available at https://en.fujirockfestival.com/ticket/playguide/ You can find out more about the festival, including an amazing line up at https://www.fujirockfestival.com
The Waterboys Jun 09, 2019
JAPANESE BONUS TRACKS The Japanese version of WHERE THE ACTION IS includes two bonus tracks exclusive to Japan, both recorded specially: IN YOYOGI PARK is an acoustic number with guitar, vocal and the sound of crows recorded by Mike Scott in the park itself and SHIMOKITA GA SUKI DESU (I Like Shimokitazawa) is a funky tribute to Mike's favourite part of Tokyo. It can be purchased from Amazon Japan at https://www.amazon.co.jp/Where-Action-%E8%A7%A3%E8%AA%AC%E3%83%BB%E6%AD%8C%E8%A9%9E%E5%AF%BE%E8%A8%B3-%E3%83%9C%E3%83%BC%E3%83%8A%E3%82%B9%E3%83%88%E3%83%A9%E3%83%83%E3%82%AF2%E6%9B%B2%E5%8F%8E%E9%8C%B2-TRCP242/dp/B07PL6Q417/ref=sr_1_1?__mk_ja_JP=%E3%82%AB%E3%82%BF%E3%82%AB%E3%83%8A&crid=1CA3XLWKTTPT9&keywords=waterboys+cd&qid=1560020615&s=music&sprefix=waterboys%2Cpopular%2C344&sr=1-1
The Waterboys Jun 05, 2019
GLASTONBURY '86 ON BBC BBC 6 Live Music Hour will be airing an archive performance of The Waterboys legendary set at Glastonbury 1986 on Friday 7 of June at 2:30am. Listen at https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0005m0g You can access the setlist for this performance at https://www.setlist.fm/setlist/the-waterboys/1986/worthy-farm-pilton-england-63d38277.html
The Waterboys Jun 01, 2019
Don't miss this gorgeous podcast from Today FM's Paul Mcloone Show! https://www.todayfm.com/podcasts/the-paul-mcloone-show/waterboys-mcloone-sessions
The Waterboys May 30, 2019
EXCLUSIVE COMPETITION & LIMITED TIME OFFER Townsend Music are running a competition to win a personalised set list signed by the whole band! Order WHERE THE ACTION IS from only £5 before 12AM 30 May at https://t.co/Wq1YrAxqzU If you ordered a copy already you will be entered.
The Waterboys May 30, 2019
's cover photo
The Waterboys May 30, 2019
EXCLUSIVE COMPETITION & LIMITED TIME OFFER Townsend Music are running a competition to win a personalised set list signed by the whole band! To enter order WHERE THE ACTION IS from only £5 before midnight 30 May at https://t.co/Wq1YrAxqzU If you ordered a copy already you will be entered.
The Waterboys May 30, 2019
EXCLUSIVE COMPETITION & LIMITED TIME OFFER Townsend Music are running a competition to win a personalised set list signed by the whole band! To enter order WHERE THE ACTION IS from only £5 before midnight 30 May at https://t.co/Wq1YrAxqzU If you ordered a copy already you will be entered.
The Waterboys May 29, 2019
WHERE THE ACTION IS- CONTEST PLUS UPCOMING EVENTS Exclusive competition and limited time album offer To celebrate the release of the critically acclaimed new album ‘Where The Action Is’ from The Waterboys, Townsend Music are running an exclusive competition to win a personalised UK Tour set list signed by the whole band. To enter simply order a copy of the new album from only £5 through their official store before midnight 30th of May. To order your copy visit https://TWB.lnk.to/WTAI/twbstore (anyone who has already purchased a copy of the new album from the Official Store will be automatically entered into the competition) Offer ends midnight Thursday 30th May Critical acclaim for ‘Where The Action Is’ ‘Where The Action Is’ has had incredible critical reviews – here’s just some of them so far “Mike Scott’s resurgence continues apace.” – Uncut “Joyous...audacious...miraculous.” ★★★★ - MOJO ★★★★ – The Independent I ★★★★ – The Guardian ★★★★ – Q Magazine “A timeless but contemporary classic.” ★★★★★ - Hi Fi Choice "It's a beauty...a joyous, wise and generous album" Metro ★★★★ "A rock and soul masterclass." ★★★★ – Daily Mail "Spine-tingling beauty and imagination." ★★★★ – Daily Mirror The Waterboys on the radio, TV and in person You can catch a special Waterboys session on TODAY FM , the Paul McLoone show today Wednesday 29th May from 9pm. THEN set the alarm to see The Waterboys performing 'Where The Action Is' this Friday night 31st May on TV on the LATE LATE SHOW. https://www.rte.ie/tv/programmes/latelate/ Tower Records Dublin signing – anyone making their way to get a signed album when the band hit Tower Records on Friday 31st May the signing time has changed to 12.45 Live – The Waterboys play Fever Pitch Festival, Galway this Saturday 1st June.
The Waterboys May 24, 2019
WHERE THE ACTION IS- OUT NOW WHERE THE ACTION IS the brand new album by The Waterboys is OUT NOW! "A rock and soul masterclass." **** Adrian Thrills, Daily Mail "Spine-tingling beauty and imagination." **** Daily Mirror "Joyous...audacious" **** Mojo Stream / Order your copy here: https://TWB.lnk.to/WTAI
The Waterboys May 23, 2019
The Waterboys May 22, 2019
NEW VIDEO FOR LADBROKE GROVE SYMPHONY OUT NOW Today The Waterboys release the video to their newest release 'Ladbroke Grove Symphony'. 'Ladbroke Grove Symphony' is a tribute to the former Bohemian heart of West London, where Mike Scott lived during the early Waterboys years. The montage video captures the magic of the Grove in all its weird and wonderful counterculture, and features new film and vintage photography of Scott as he tells the story of the song. View it at https://youtu.be/6PqUBPr74os 'Where The Action Is' the new album by The Waterboys is out this Friday, May 24th! Pre-order it now and receive title track 'Where The Action Is', 'Right Side of Heartbreak (Wrong Side of Love)' & ‘Ladbroke Grove Symphony’ instantly. https://twb.lnk.to/WTAIMA. There will be several album signings across England starting this week. Pick up a copy of the CD &/or vinyl to have it signed! There will also be a signing at Tower Records in Dublin, the details of which are below: Tower Records Friday 31st May at 1pm 7 Dawson Street, Dublin, D02 X668 https://www.towerrecords.ie/
The Waterboys May 22, 2019
SIGNED CDS WHERE THE ACTION IS CDs, signed by Mike Scott, are now available for pre-order from Newbury Comics. https://www.facebook.com/newburycomics/ ORDER at https://www.newburycomics.com/products/the_waterboys-where_the_action_is_cd_with_autographed_booklet
The Waterboys May 20, 2019
📢NEW ALBUM SIGNINGS📢 The Waterboys are back and they want to go Where The Action Is, so of course they'll be visiting 4 stores to sign copies of their brand new album! full details: https://t.co/413FfhKZl3
The Waterboys May 17, 2019
LADBROKE GROVE SYMPHONY Today The Waterboys release the third track LADBROKE GROVE SYMPHONY from their upcoming album WHERE THE ACTION IS (out May 24th). Mike Scott: "Ladbroke Grove is a bohemian area of London where I lived in the 80s while making the early Waterboys records, and again in the 90s. The song tells the story of those times, and the atmospheres of those times." You can hear it at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFK8VD1tK-Q Pre-add/pre-order the album now and receive LADBROKE GROVE SYMPHONY, the title track WHERE THE ACTION IS & RIGHT SIDE OF HEARTBREAK (WRONG SIDE OF LOVE) instantly. Also you will also receive Waterboys comic AND THEN THERE WERE SEVEN, signed by Mike Scott and Steve Wickham, telling the story of how vocalists Jess and Zeenie joined the band, when you pre-order any bundle offer or Marble LP format of WHERE THE ACTION IS. Pre-order at https://TWB.lnk.to/WTAIFa/twbstore In addition, in celebration of the new release, we have added a new Waterboys playlist, THROUGH THE YEARS, on Spotify. You can hear it at https://open.spotify.com/user/thewaterboysband/playlist/0UE1fd4YjpYN0Tm4jvcRR4?si=uooOA6DyS72ZHfol2avKjg
The Waterboys May 17, 2019
NORTH AMERICAN SHOWS ON SALE TODAY! North American shows go on sale TODAY, Friday 17 May, at noon local time, except Chicago, which goes on sale at 8am local time. Tues 17 Sept- Count Basie Theatre, RED BANK, NJ. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2Jgn7ph Wed 18 Sept- The Wilbur, BOSTON, MA. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2Q3q7FU Fri 20 Sept- Calvin Theatre, NORTHAMPTON, MA. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2W1Ho7Y Sat 21 Sept- World Café Live, PHILADELPHIA, PA. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2WG3VEc Sun 22 Sept- Lincoln Theatre, WASHINGTON,DC. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2YpTAwQ Mon 23 Sept- Webster Hall, NY, NY. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2VzQNny Wed 25 Sept- Danforth Music Hall, TORONTO, ONTARIO. Tickets at https://www.ticketoffices.com/The-Waterboys/9286/3107902 Thurs 26 Sept- Majestic Theatre, DETROIT, MI. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2E2nak8 Sat 28 Sept- Varsity Theater, MINNEAPOLIS, MN. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2HgtdDV Sun 29 Sept- Old Town School Of Folk Music, CHICAGO, IL. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2HlmpUb Tues 01 Oct- Gothic Theatre, ENGLEWOOD, CO. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2vW0Jsx Wed 02 Oct- The Depot, SALT LAKE CITY, UT. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2LFfOJK Sun 06 Oct- Commodore Ballroom, VANCOUVER, BC. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2YqRgFA Mon 07 Oct- Wonder Ballroom, PORTLAND, OR. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2WM4FYN Tues 08 Oct- The Neptune, SEATTLE, WA. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2Jl2jge Sat 12 Oct- The Observatory North Park, SAN DIEGO, CA. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2Q1KrYr Sun 13 Oct- The Observatory, SANTA ANA, CA. Tickets at https://www.ticketweb.com/event/the-waterboys-the-observatory-tickets/9469905?pl=observatory Tues 15 Oct- Belasco Theater- LOS ANGELES, CA. Tickets at https://bit.ly/2LAQiFf
The Waterboys May 16, 2019
Mike displays Waterboys comic And Then There Were Seven, in its entirety. To get the whole comic on frame-able card, pre-order any bundle offer or Marble LP format of the new album WHERE THE ACTION IS at https://TWB.lnk.to/WTAIFa/twbstore
The Waterboys May 15, 2019
The Waterboys May 15, 2019
LANDERNEAU FESTIVAL, FRANCE The Waterboys will headline the Landerneau Festival in LANDERNEAU, FRANCE on Saturday 10 August. Tickets and information are available at https://landerneau.festival-fetedubruit.com/myportfolio/the-waterboys/ https://landerneau.festival-fetedubruit.com/myportfolio/the-waterboys/
The Waterboys May 15, 2019
And Then There Were Seven, the 8th and final frame. To get the whole comic on frame-able card, pre-order any bundle offer or Marble LP format of the new album WHERE THE ACTION IS at https://TWB.lnk.to/WTAIFa/twbstore
The Waterboys May 15, 2019
An excellent read at Fred Perry Subculture, including Mike's selections for their playlist. It also features the Mick Jones playlist Mike compiled! https://www.fredperry.com/subculture/playlist-profile-mike-scott
The Waterboys May 15, 2019
WHERE THE ACTION IS will be out 24 May! Pre-order at https://twb.lnk.to/WTAIFa/twbstore
The Waterboys May 14, 2019
And Then There Were Seven, frame 7. To get the whole comic on frame-able card, pre-order any bundle offer or Marble LP format of the new album WHERE THE ACTION IS at https://TWB.lnk.to/WTAIFa/twbstore