Citizen Helene news


How Can You Find Someone To Love/Bridges 7″ – Pre-order now!

Helene’s debut single ‘How Can You Find Someone To Love’/’Bridges’ is out on WIAIWYA on 7th June.

Available for pre-order now on limited edition 7″ vinyl, each copy includes a beautiful A4 poster created by Welsh artist and illustrator Pete Fowler. The single will also available as a digital download from Bandcamp, and includes an exclusive extended mix of ‘How Can You Find Someone To Love’.

You can download ‘Bridges’ right now:

Pre-order the single here:

Limited edition 7″ vinyl

Digital download

Citizen Helene at Daylight Music, 30th January

Helene will be performing with her band at Daylight Music at the Union Chapel in London on Saturday 30th January, as part of The Wave Pictures’ launch of their new vinyl-only album, A Season in Hull. The Leaf Library are also playing.

Doors 12-2pm. All ages welcome. Free entry (£5 donation suggested). For more information, visit the Union Chapel website or the Daylight Music Facebook event page here.

‘A Girl And A Gun’ out now!

The WIAIWYA James Bond tribute album A Girl And A Gun is out now!

The album includes Helene’s cover of ‘Nobody Does It Better’, along with tracks by Darren Hayman, The Left Outsides, Ralegh Long, The Leaf Library and more. You can download the album here (pay what you want).

You can also read a little bit more about the project here.

To celebrate the release of the album, Helene and co will be performing selected tracks at Daylight Music at the Union Chapel on Saturday 7th November (from 12pm-2pm). For more information, visit the Facebook event page.

Old St Pancras Church show, Friday 24th April

Helene will be playing with her new band at the Old St Pancras Church on Friday 24th April, opening for Darren Hayman. Tickets are available here.



Citizen Helene to release Christmas song on Hand of Glory compilation

christmas joy in full measure


We are pleased to announce the upcoming release of Helene’s song ‘On Christmas Day’, which will appear on Hand of Glory’s new compilation, ‘Christmas Joy in Full Measure’. Other acts on the album include Mary Epworth, Young Knives, the Webb Brothers, Papernut Cambridge and more. For more information, please visit http://www.handofglory.co.uk/christmasjoyinfullmeasure/front/

‘There’s No Underground’ by Papernut Cambridge out now!

The new Papernut Cambridge album, ‘There’s No Underground’, is out now! The album, which features Helene on vocals, is available in three formats – a special 7″ vinyl box set, CD and digital download. You can purchase it here:



Each version comes with a free download. You can also download the album from iTunes, Amazon etc.

Citizen Helene at Floripa, Shoreditch on 23rd July

Helene will be performing a special sunshine pop set at Baaroom at Floripa, Shoreditch, on 23rd July. She will be accompanied by organist Rory More and his band.



Citizen Helene sings with Papernut Cambridge at the Union Chapel

Helene recently joined Papernut Cambridge on stage at Daylight Music at the Union Chapel. Check it out, and stay tuned for more information about their forthcoming release.


Mary Epworth video and Lauren Laverne 6 Music radio session

Helene features in the video for Mary Epworth’s new single, September, out now. You can watch it here:

Helene also performed with Mary recently on Lauren Laverne’s radio show on 6 Music, playing the songs ‘Trimmed Wing’ and ‘September’. You can listen again here. Mary also recorded a bonus track, a cover of Aphrodite’s Child’s ‘The Four Horsemen’, which was later broadcast on the Radcliffe and Maconie show and can be heard here (skip to at 2:51:44), for the next 6 days.

Mary Epworth at SXSW

We are delighted to announce that Helene will joining Mary Epworth in Austin, Texas for SXSW this year. For more details visit www.maryepworth.com and http://sxsw.com/.