Levellers back for Castle gig

The Levellers are playing The Castle.
The Levellers are playing The Castle.

Brighton folk-rockers Levellers headline The Castle theatre this week.

The band celebrated their 25th anniversary this year and recently released a new five track EP.

It features a new recording of The Recruiting Sergeant with guests including English folk singers The Copper Family, plus Shona Kipling and Dan Walsh.

It was mixed by Matt Lawrence and will be helping raise money for the War Child charity.

There is also be a new video to accompany the new release directed and produced by Rich Mulryne. Levellers have produced videos for every track so far on their new album and this new one completes the project.

The original album version, which is an anti-war song not an anti-soldier song, features on their 10th studio album Static On The Airwaves which was released to critical acclaim last year.

Levellers celebrated the 25th anniversary on March 3.

They play The Castle on Thursday, June 27.

Tickets cost £20 and doors open at 7.30pm.

They also play The Assembly in Leamington the following day .