New album & show "Rainbow Heart"
Out now on digital & CD

What happens when you tumble out of the big pink closet in search of an identity? The new album and show charts LGBT+ experiences and reactions of friends, family, dating and beyond, through words and music.
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  • "An album with real power and meaning." - Broken 8 Records
  • "This album should and indeed could, become an important milestone." - Dave Franklin / Dancing About Architecture
  • "Groundbreaking." - Warlock Asylum Music

with Ralph Dartford of A Firm Of Poets

A work telling the enduring friendship of Waterloo Sunset's Terry and Julie, exploring love, addiction, escape and reconciliation through spoken word and music to 'dance, reflect, laugh and fall in love with'.

  • "You could hear a pin drop" - Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield
  • "Gorgeous" - Grassington Festival
  • "In one corner, Nico crossed with The B-52s funking with Lorde. In t'other, Elbow's dad." - Ade Berry

See Live Dates


Next Gig

Manchester, Friday 3rd November 2017

Gulliver's Lounge (7:30pm)
Rainbow Heart, plus The Thinking Chimp

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Rainbow Heart

Rainbow Heart is the new solo show from The Bleeding Obvious about coming out of the closet, and finding an identity.

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'Swoon' is a unique collaboration between poet Ralph Dartford and The Bleeding Obvious.

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Debut Album Reviews So Far

There have been some smashing reviews come in for the debut album from all over the world including the USA, Canada, Australia and of course the UK. Here's a small redux of some of the more memorable ones!

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