British Pop Star Sam Fender on ‘Bonkers’ Experience of Playing U.K.’s First Major Socially Distanced Gigs
British music star Sam Fender found quite a platform when he played sold-out, back-to-back shows at the Virgin Money Unity Arena, a pop-up venue in Gosforth Park, Newcastle. He found 500 platforms, in fact. The outdoor shows had fans gathering in groups of five in that many elevated pens, for a total capacity of 2,500 […]
How British singer-songwriter Sam Fender saved a suicidal fan's life: 'That's the one that stays with me'
"It affects your self-esteem. When you grow up with nothing, you believe you deserve nothing," Fender says of the story behind his powerful track "Dead Boys."