Bluesbreakers: Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
Colorado folkie channels inner soul man on confessional blues debut.
Nathaniel Rateliff starts by apologising.
He’s “a little out of it”: the result of flying in from the States, screaming his lungs out at London’s Citadel Festival, then receiving a crack-of-dawn alarm call before the tinnitus faded. “It’s kind of a ruckus,” considers the frontman, of shows alongside his seven-piece band, The Night Sweats. “This trip to London is going really well. You never know what to expect when you start changing things up…”