Indie-folk specialist Badly Drawn Boy, also known as Damon Gough, hails from Dunstable. He has a catalougue of hits starting from 1997 along with 9 studio albums, the first of which, The Hour of the Wilderbeast (2000) won coveted the Mercury Music Prize. He also provided the musical score for the hit film ‘About a Boy’, which starred Hugh Grant and Nicolas Hoult.
In July 2015 in celebration of the 15th Anniversary of The Hour of Bewilderbeast album, Badly Drawn Boy announced a tour in which he played his award winning album in full.
Watch Badly Drawn Boy at BML this summer. Tickets available here.