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…. With Sun + Aniya Savage + August Child
WITH SUN are a collective from South London led by singer songwriter Alice Hale. They play songs inspired by World, Folk and Jazz music, particular influences include latter Joni Mitchell, Ry Cooder and M Ward.
Ethereal, haunting vocals paint pictures of Aniya Savage’s multi-cultural life. Her songwriting tells stories that are entrenched in vivid emotion, with a voice likened to Joni Mitchell and Aurora.
Aniya curated her ‘Behind The Screens’ tour this November, treating communities to an exclusive preview of her music video ‘Earthquakes’, from the debut EP.
Fresh from playing festivals such as Small Is Beautiful and Beats Collective, Aniya has performed at a wide array of gigs, including Sofar Sounds in Athens, Cardiff, Winchester and Sheffield.
AUGUST CHILD is an alternative singer-songwriter, based in East London. He combines intricate guitar with intimate lyrics, for stirring and powerful performances. He developed his sound listening to artists such as Damien Rice, Cat Stevens and Angel Olsen, though has found his own musical aesthetic and lyrical themes amidst the chaos of the city he lives in. August Child has been featured by BBC Introducing, Sterefox and Right Chord Music. Autumn 2017 will see the songwriter take his music across to continental Europe, before the release of his new EP.