THE BASEMENT SESSIONS at Green Note is a monthly night, filled with brilliant up-and-coming artists that you need to hear. Set in the intimate Basement space within this much-loved venue, you’ll hear the best of what the UK acoustic scene has to offer!
This month featuring….
Nina Fine is a soulful singer songwriter from North London. Her raw, earthy vocals with a jazz infused flavour and piano bring a twist to the the London scene. Influenced by strong female singers such as Nina Simone and Regina Spektor, her thoughtful lyrics echo themes of delicate self-reflection and nostalgia.
Due to perform at the final Secret Garden Party Festival, Nina has performed at Live at Leeds and has had her music played on BBC Introducing with Alan Raw.
Elani Evangelou is a singer-songwriter from Plymouth, Devon. Born into a family of musicians, namely 1950s Jazz singer – June Marlow [The Stargazers] – her vast range of influences, from Sarah Vaughan to Nick Drake, makes for a unique and eclectic live sound.
At the age of 19, Elani has worked prolifically both as a session musician and live vocalist with artists such as Jon Gomm, Martin Barre [Jethro Tull], Joss Stone, Jon Moon [producer – Amy Winehouse, Ms Dynamite] and most recently performed in the Parallax Orchestra & Choir live at The Royal Albert Hall with Bring Me The Horizon. In re- cent years Elani has taken the South West by storm, and continues to do so, performing live both as a solo act and with South West funk band Freshly Squeezed.