Beans On Toast (musician)

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Beans On Toast
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Beans on Toast at Knuckleheads Saloon in Kansas City, MO
Background information
Born (1980-12-01) 1 December 1980 (age 39)
OriginEssex, United Kingdom
GenresFolk, alternative rock, antifolk
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals
Associated actsBilly Bragg, Frank Turner, Johnny Flynn, Laura Marling, Emmy the Great, Mumford and Sons, The Holloways and Skinny Lister

Beans On Toast (born 1 December 1980) is the stage name of British folk singer Jay McAllister. He is from Braintree, Essex. He rose to fame out of the UK folk scene in 2005. His songwriting openly deals with the topics of politics, drugs and love. Beans on Toast has released eight studio albums, traditionally releasing a new record each year on 1 December, McAllister's birthday.[1]

Discography[change | change source]

Studio albums[change | change source]

  • Standing On A Chair (1 December 2009)
  • Writing on the Wall (1 December 2010)
  • Trying to Tell the Truth (1 December 2011)
  • Fishing for a Thank You (1 December 2012)
  • Giving Everything (1 December 2013)
  • The Grand Scheme of Things (1 December 2014)
  • Rolling Up The Hill (1 December 2015)
  • A Spanner In The Works (1 December 2016)
  • Cushty (1 December 2017)

Compilations[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Cullen, Clara (17 September 2012). "Interview: A Conversation with Beans on Toast". Huffington Post. Retrieved 16 November 2016.

Other websites[change | change source]