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Gecko (UK) Releases New Video For ‘Rapunzel’

British singer-storyteller Gecko has made a new videoclip for his new single ‘Rapunzel’, a feminist take on the ancient fairytale of Rapunzel. Gecko has toured extensively all throughout Europe and England including festivals such as Glastonbury, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Pinkpop, sold out shows in London and more.

As Gecko said himself: “After one day contemplating the fairytale Rapunzel I felt like writing my own version. In my firmly feminist re-telling Rapunzel schools the prince on why you can’t just expect to marry someone if you help them out. She also explains that she wants true freedom not to be kept ‘safe’ in his castle. This is one of my favourite songs to play live, I’ve had the pleasure to play it all over Europe but my highlight has to be playing it to primary school kids!”

Watch Rapunzel on Youtube

Catch Gecko on tour in the following cities in the UK, France and The Netherlands:

9th Mar Gullivers, Manchester, UK

10th Mar The Art House, Southampton, UK

15th Mar Caroline of Brunswick, Brighton, UK

17th Mar Sofar Sounds, Swindon, UK

20th Mar Sofar Sounds, Newcastle, UK

21st Mar Sofar Sounds, Harrogate, UK

22nd Mar All Saints church, York, UK

23rd Mar Regather Works, Sheffield, UK

31st Mar Wardrobe Theatre, Bristol, UK

3rd Apr Sofar Sounds Paris, FR

7th Apr Sugar factory, Amsterdam, NL

8th Apr A Small town Music Walk, Hoorn, NL

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About RJ Frometa

Head Honcho, Editor in Chief and writer here on VENTS. I don't like walking on the beach, but I love playing the guitar and geeking out about music. I am also a movie maniac and 6 hours sleeper.

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