Fender Stratocaster guitar designed by Paolo Nutini

From Paolo’s Facebook page: Text from Facebook post: ONE OFF PAOLO NUTINI DESIGNED GUITAR – COULD BE YOURS …. You can BID to own this exclusive one-off Fender Stratocaster guitar designed by Paolo Nutini and signed by Valentino Rossi – which is being auctioned for The Marco Simoncelli Foundation in Italy This October will mark the five year anniversary of the tragic passing of rising MotoGP star Marco Simoncelli. Already the world champion in the …

Surprise for Paisley students as rocker Paolo Nutini joins the party

Paisley crooner Paolo mixed happily with students as he took in the gig at the UWS student union. 09:33, 8 SEP 2016 BY COLAN LAMONT Daily Record Star appearance: DJ Stephen Lee was delighted to meet Paolo Nutini PLENTY of pop stars don’t like getting a single hair out of place, but Paolo Nutini loves to party hard and dance with his hometown fans. The Paisley crooner made a surprise appearance in the town at …

Paolo Nutini gives impromptu performance at local Paisley pub

Holly Lennon The Gazette By Jack Aitchison PAOLO Nutini shocked locals last weekend, coming on stage for an impromtu gig at a bar in his home town. The Paisley-born star singer was in town on Friday evening at The Cave Bar watching the band Wreckless performing on stage before being convinced to pick up the microphone himself. The star, who performed his most recent album in front of thousands at T in The Park 2014 …

It’s that time of year again… My Paoloversary!

Eight years ago today, on August 12, 2008, I was introduced to the wonder that is Paolo Nutini’s music. It was unfortunate timing, however, as three days later he would play at the Hardrock Cafe in Vegas, 400 miles from my house, and at that point, I’d never traveled more than an hour or so away from home to attend a concert. (Little would I know, just a couple years later Mary Anna and I …

Heartwarming moment Welsh teen meets Paolo Nutini at concert staged in memory of his mum

11:02, 21 JUL 2016 UPDATED 15:32, 21 JUL 2016 BY DAVID OWENS Wales Online The star played the Newport Centre gig in tribute to Ieuan Joel Jones’ mum Bevlee This is the heartwarming moment when Welsh teenager Ieuan Joel Jones met singing star Paolo Nutini backstage at a tribute concert for the boy’s mum. The 2,000-capacity Newport Centre show in memory of mum Bevlee Jones, who died unexpectedly in March, sold out in minutes as …

Paolo Nutini’s Stunning Tribute to Newport Mum Bevlee Jones

Newport Live 21 July 2016 The evening of Wednesday 20 July saw the arrival of a much-anticipated event in Newport Centre’s calendar: Paolo Nutini’s memorial gig for beloved Newport mum Bevlee Jones, in aid of her 13-year-old son, Ieuan Joel. Paolo Nutini performing at Newport Centre (Image: Questionmark Photography) “When I heard of Ieuan’s plea, it was with regret that I couldn’t attend his mother’s funeral and do what he asked of me,” Paolo said. …

These Streets… Ten Years On

  I had all these things I wanted to say regarding These Streets, Paolo’s first album that was released ten years ago today.  Yet when I came across this quote by Ahmet Ertegun, I thought, well, that sums it up. Paolo was the last artist to be signed by Ahmet Ertegun, Founding Chairman of Atlantic Records. Ertegun signed talents such as Ray Charles, Ben E. King, Aretha Franklin, and Led Zeppelin. He said this of Paolo: “He’s …

Paolo Nutini blasts ‘f**king shameless’ touts for flogging tickets to memorial gig for tragic young mum

Daily Record and Sunday Mail 25 Jun 2016 By Lewis Panther GRASPING ticket touts are cashing in on a charity gig being given by Paolo Nutini in memory of a dead fan. The star will perform for a 2,000-strong crowd in Newport next month – his only concert this year – to raise money for 13-year-old Ieuan Jones, whose mum Bevlee died suddenly at the age of 34. But sick touts are advertising £40 tickets …

Dozens of ‘Nutters’ to descend on Newport for Paolo Nutini gig in July

South Wales Argus 30 May 2016 / Ciaran Kelly ONE of Paolo Nutini’s biggest fans will be among 2,000 concertgoers descending on Newport for the singer’s gig in aid of a bereaved teenager. Alison Naulls, 52, from Norwich, will attend the gig along with around 60 others from the Paolo Everyday Mad Nutters’ Facebook group after they were moved by 13-year-old Ieuan Joel’s story. Ieuan’s mother, Bevlee Jones, “who loved everything” about the Scottish performer, …