Described as ‘the missing link between Leonard Cohen and The Pogues’, Canadian indie folk band The Fugitives bring brilliant musicianship, top-notch song-writing, complex vocal harmonies and a funny, uplifting vibe to their live performances.
A night celebrating women in music by bringing the finest crop of rising female music artists to the forefront. Featuring... Michele Stodart + Xylaroo + Raevennan Husbandes + Newton Country + Rosered & The Butterflies + MIRI
Rhythmic storyteller, multi-instrumentalist, …telling unpalatable truths about broken hearts…social injustice… in songs, that are percussive, bold, lyrical, deeply personal …and have an unexpected edge to them, accompanied by spoons, harmonica, guitar, trombone and-tap-dancing shoes!
A Piano-Guitar-Vocal-Kazoo-Stompbox Duo steeped in the Barrelhouse Boogie Blues House Party tradition of 1930's downtown Chicago... raggedy boogie woogie piano, riotous vocal and kazoo; rollicking blues guitar; music for dancing, drinking and making merry.
Queen of sultry surf-noir and dynamic Americana touring in support of her new album - a collection of twelve rare and bold blues and R&B covers which add to her potent mix of classic country, folk, and early rock ’n roll inspired original music.
With influences starting in early music, passing through Playford and the Morris traditions, picking up prog, soul, and pop, it's impossible to categorise the sound they make as folk music is fed through their unique steam driven sound-mincing engine!
Multi-award winning fiddle & cello folk duo who explore and shape the roots of traditional music into their own unique style. Enjoy “gorgeous” airs and “upbeat” reels infused with “jazz-inspired flair” from their new album Celtivation.
“Amelia White is a true storyteller/ songwriter … serving up a dark unglamorous slice of Americana… her voice is smokey soulful, warm and deep and her songs listen like entries from her diary on the road” - No Depression
Singer/songwriter and theatre composer Paul Mosley (Shane MacGowan/ Eddi Reader/ Neko Case) launches his epic new EP 'WINTERTIDE'. He's joined by special guests Raevennan Husbandes (Moulettes) and Jack Harris.
Two of the brightest stars on the UK music scene today, award winning singer/songwriters bring their 2017 “double bill” tour to Bush Hall... a rare and unmissable opportunity to see two of the country’s finest artists in one night.
Vicky Moscholiou was one of the great iconic Greek female singers. The wide ranging styles of her songs go from later rebetika to folk, endehna and more contemporary music. Presented by Plastikes Karekles
"Dar Williams, one of America's very best singer-songwriters... Her songs are beautiful. Some are like finely crafted short stories. They are, variously, devastatingly moving, tenderly funny, subtle without being in any way inaccessible, and utterly fresh—not a cliche; or a clunker in her entire songbook." The New Yorker
Exhilarating Nashville style Songwriters Circle, with some of UK’s most exciting singer songwriters... Upliftingly melancholic songs, laced with rootsy Americana, country, blues and harmonies that will raise the hairs on your arms and warm the coals in your gut.
Ranging from ballads to driving bluegrass reels and folk rock stories of the road... "Combines folk with boy-band appeal: a quintet with gorgeous vocals, instrumentals, some dreads and a whole bunch of youthful energy." That Music Mag
Hank Wangford, the godfather of British alt-country, presents his bass combo - twin bass guitars drilling their way through sad songs of lost love, breakups and betrayal, the malignant glue of relationships, as well as some special seasonal songs!
Acclaimed guitarist known as 'The Legend' by his peers, for his multi-instrumental brilliance, and the outstanding technique. Has played with Sir Tom Jones, Sir Paul McCartney, The Pretenders, Talk Talk, Norah Jones and John Mayer and many more!
A night celebrating women in music by bringing the finest crop of rising female music artists to the forefront. Featuring... Zoe Konez + Megan O'Neill + Jess Morgan + Emma McGrath + RoseRed & The Butterflies + MIRI