Gilbert O’Sullivan NEWS
Gilbert O’Sullivan working on new album

Gilbert O’Sullivan was in a recording studio last week in Madrid working on his new album. The yet unnamed album will have a Latin feel and he is using Spanish musicians to achieve the desired sound.

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Gilbert O’Sullivan lands National Lottery advert

Gilbert O’Sullivan’s classic 1972 single Ooh-Wakka-Doo-Wakka-Day is the basis of the new National Lottery advert

The original hit version of the song is available as a digital single and on the expanded version of Back To Front and The Very Best Of Gilbert O’Sullivan. Click here for all our Gilbert releases.

And if you fancy recording your own version of the advert there’s a £20,000 prize up for grabs in this competition

Gilbert O’Sullivan Announces UK Tour and Best Of Release

To coincide with the March 5th release of `A Singer And His Songs, The Very Best Of Gilbert O’Sullivan’ the acclaimed singer and songwriter will play 17 dates in the UK from Match 17th to April 15th as detailed below.


17   TORQUAY Princess Theatre           0844 8472315
19   GUILDFORD Glive                          0844 7701797
20   DARTFORD  Orchard Theatre          01322 220000
22   BRISTOL Colston Hall                     0177 9223686
24   NORTH WALES North Wales          01492 872000
25   BIRMINGHAM Town Hall                 0121 7803333
27   BASINGSTOKE Anvil                      01256 844244
28   BUXTON Opera House                    0845 1272190
29   CAMBRIDGE Corn Exchange          01223 357851
31   ST ALBANS Arena                         01727 844488


01   BRIGHTON Theatre Royal                  0844 8717627
03   PETERBOROUGH Cresset Theatre    01733 265705
04   YORK Opera House                          0844 8713024
05   LIVERPOOL Philharmonic                 0151 7093789
07   BRADFORD St. George’s Hall           01274 432000
12   LEICESTER De Montfort Hall             0116 2333111
13   DERBY Assembly Rooms                 01332 225800
15   GLASGOW Royal Concert Hall          0141 3538000

USM’s Salvo label will also be releasing Gilbert’s original albums - each one expanded with additional singles, B sides, demos etc. Himself is the first of such releases and as you’d expect from Salvo the album is beautifully remastered and comes with a 20 page full colour booklet with new sleevenotes, rare photos and memorabilia. Gilbert’s second album Back To Front will be out on February 20th with further albums available throughout the year. 

Gilbert O’Sullivan Debut Release On Salvo And Tour Details

Gilbert O’Sullivan’s classic debut album `Himself’ is set for release on November 7th. As you’d expect from Salvo the album is beautifully remastered and comes with a 20 page full colour booklet with new sleevenotes, rare photos and memorabilia. There are also 8 bonus tracks - singles, B sides and Gilbert’s remarkable early demos.

To support the release and promote his excellent new album `Gilbertville’ Gilbert will be touring the UK from Nov 11th to 28 - full details on his website