Foy Vance, the singer and songwriter hailing from Bangor, Northern Ireland, will be touring his fourth studio album, 'Signs of Life' his second studio album 'proper' on Gingerbread Man Records, the follow-up to 'The Wild Swan'.
Deeply rooted in the rich musical history and aesthetic of the Southern United States, Foy independently released his debut album 'Hope' in 2007, quickly garnering acclaim from fans and fellow musicians alike. His second full-length album, 'Joy of Nothing', (2013) on Glassnote Records led to further critical praise and star-studded invites on tours worldwide from the likes of Ed Sheeran, Bonnie Raitt, Marcus Foster, Snow Patrol and Sir Elton John.
Foy was only the second artist signing to Gingerbread Man Records, Ed Sheeran’s label division within Atlantic Records. His debut on the label, 'The Wild Swan', was Executive Produced by Sir Elton John and released in 2016.
In 2019, Foy released two unique companion albums, 'From Muscle Shoals' and 'To Memphis'. Recorded in a matter of days at the legendary FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama and at Sam Phillips Recording Studio in Memphis, the two albums pay homage to the Soul and Americana traditions that influence his song-writing.
As a songwriter, Foy’s collaborations include co-writing Ed Sheeran's 'Galway Girl' and working with Alicia Keys, Rag N Bone Man, Keith Urban, Kacey Musgraves, Miranda Lambert, Plan B and Rudimental among many others, effortlessly switching between genres.
Foy has headlined globally to sell-out crowds and splits his time between London and the Scottish Highlands with his family.
Support comes from Gareth Dunlop and The Late Heavy.