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Single Released in Support of Endangered Big Cats

2011-05-18

May 18, 2011, Knaresborough. Press Dispensary. Knaresborough based singer/songwriter Tim Hunter today releases a single ‘Spare The Tiger’ on iTunes, taken from his new album ‘The Pathway of Light’.

The album was recorded with engineer and producer Simon Humphrey at the Chairworks Studios in Castleford. Simon has worked with many top acts such as Smokie, The Clash and Culture Club.

there are just 3,500 Tigers left and only a concerted effort will prevent them becoming extinct
Tim Hunter

Tim has agreed that 25% of the revenue from downloads of 'Spare The Tiger' will go to the Born Free Foundation (BFF). Tim is a keen supporter of Animal Welfare and has helped raise money for the Cats Protection League. He’s now helping support the Big Cats and has adopted a Tiger and a Lion through the BFF.

"Please support this valuable cause as there are just 3,500 Tigers left and only a concerted effort will prevent them becoming extinct," commented Tim.

‘Spare The Tiger’ may be downloaded for 79p from iTunes or Amazon (search for artist ‘Tim Hunter’) or by following links from www.northernsoundscapes.co.uk. ‘The Pathway Of Light’ album is available by download from iTunes and Amazon.

Tim’s part time musical career spans 4 decades and he has achieved airplay on national and international radio.

To promote the album, Tim is playing 5 concerts around Yorkshire this summer. This promotional tour started in Halifax on 21st April and will finish with the ‘ProgYes’ mini festival at the Frazer Theatre in Knaresborough on 28th August.

Sun  29th  May  Bradford  Playhouse Studio  01274 820666
Sun  26th  Jun  Leeds     Seven Arts     0113 2626777
Fri  29th  Jul   York  Post Office Social Club*
Sun  28th  Aug  Knaresborough  Frazer Theatre 'Progyes' Mini Festival    
*Promoted by the York Post Office Social Club

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Notes for editors
Tim Hunter is an English singer/songwriter and  multi-instrumentalist who has been writing and performing songs since the early 1970s, many of which have achieved success in songwriting competitions and received airplay in national radio in the UK and Europe.

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Link to iTunes download of ‘Spare The Tiger’:-
http://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/spare-the-tiger-single/id427175972

Link to Amazon download of ‘Spare The Tiger’:-
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Spare-the-Tiger/dp/B004TUYT5Y

Link to Tim Hunter’s website:-
http://www.northernsoundscapes.co.uk/

For further information, please contact:
Tim Hunter, Yorview Ltd
Tel: 07941 649877
Email:
Site: www.northernsoundscapes.co.uk

Single preview on iTunes (45 secs)
http://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/spare-the-tiger-single/id427175972
Album preview on iTunes
http://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/the-pathway-of-light/id427178138

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