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Latest News April/May 2013

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

A HUGE thank you to everyone who helped to organise the benefit concert for the Amelia-Grace Rainbow Fund at the Regent Centre in Christchuch on April 26th.


News: Tinderbox Mobile App

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

We’ve just launched the awesome tinderbox mobile app. Now you can now have our gigs, music, news and more at your fingertips on your smartphone or ipad wherever you are!


Into the new year…

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Over the next couple of months we’ll be taking a bit of a break from performing.


Happy New Year…!

Monday, December 31st, 2012

After an amazing (and very busy) year, with numerous live shows and the release of a new album, we’re ready to say a fond farewell to 2012.

The year’s highlights included capacity shows with the likes of Joan Armartrading and Eleanor McEvoy.


A great summer ends with success in Germany!

Monday, September 3rd, 2012

Timeless and minimalistic” – NW Gutersloh
Dynamite duo!” – Gutersloher Volkszeitung
Beautiful folk fireworks” – Die Glocke

Tinderbox have had a busy summer season; performing at superb festivals including Ireby, Milton Keynes International, Wickham, Cornwall Folk and Foxstock.

The duo recently arrived back from Germany after a hugely successful show at the ‘Woche Der Kleinen Kunste’ festival in Gutersloh where they shared the bill with Joan Armatrading.  Joined onstage by Bob Burke (guitar/vocals) and Micky Tucker (Cajón) the evening was electric with an attentive 3,500+ audience.

The press reviews and feedback have been awesome and a German/European tour is being planned for 2013.

New Album ‘Counting Time’ Out Now!

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

The new album ‘Counting Time’ was released on March 29th – 14 months in the making!
The original digipack CD (includes full lyrics and sleeve-note booklet) can be purchased directly through this website.
Alternatively you can download the full album or choose individual tracks via iTunes.
To get Tinderbox music, or just to listen to tracks nowclick here.
Otherwise please just have a browse…

R2 Magazine
“The best acoustic duo album I’ve ever heard!
Mick Jackson – Songwriter/Producer
“Fantastic songs”
Johnny Coppin – BBC
“Beautiful…the best thing they’ve done so far…”
Roger Day – BBC
“The care and attention spent in making this album shines through; thoroughly enjoyable”
Brian Player – Radio UK International