Tin Can Review is a weekly radio show broadcast on London’s Resonance 104.4 FM and showcases the best in roots, folk and Americana music. This fundraiser event features performances from previous guests The Mining Co. and Laura James plus the show’s host James Hodder.
Laura James – a Cumbrian-born singer-songwriter, based in North London. Her first single ‘The Water’ was self-released in 2013 and has had extensive radio play including by Bob Harris on BBC Radio 2, as well as BBC Radio Cumbria, BBC Radio Lancashire and BBC Radio Merseyside it was also picked up by BBC 6 Music’s Tom Robinson. Her latest single ‘Rooftops’ is also receiving critical acclaim and airplay.
“This Is Gorgeous” – Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2
The Mining Co. -released their acclaimed sophomore album ‘Mountain Fires’ which was recorded in Spain with producer Paco Loco.
“Try to imagine Glen Campbell fronting the Handsome Family” Pennyblackmusic
“It says a lot about Gallagher’s talent as a writer that he’s able to put out such a solid album so soon after his first offering.” Americana UK
James Hodder – London based troubadour who fuses Folk and Americana influences with bittersweet lyrics and storytelling on his debut album ‘In The Beginning’.
“Song writing at its best! The abundance of singer-songwriters on the scene today requires a musician to rise above the crowd. James Hodder does that from the first line of his songs” Doug Welch, BBC Radio Kent Folk