Yvonne Lyon is among the UK’s brightest and best emerging singer/songwriters. She returns to The Green Note with a collection of songs from her much anticipated new album, Held.
Having supported Eddi Reader throughout the UK, performed with Beth Nielsen Chapman and co-written with Boo Hewerdine, Yvonne continues to establish herself as an artist of considerable significance.
She has guested on two live sessions with Bob Harris on his BBC Radio 2 show and has recently completed a Masters Degree in Songwriting and Performance.
Yvonne consistently stirs audiences with her memorable and emotive performances, combining poignant lyrics with creative melodies and demonstrating a voice that can be both fragile and intense.
‘a soul-stirring collection of songs traversing loss and grief in the magic way that great art can bring us from devastation to rebirth’ Beth Nielsen Chapman
‘just stunning music’ Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2
‘Yvonne’s songwriting is honest, heartfelt and true’ Eddi Reader
‘beautifully sung and played… a fine, fine album’ R2 Magazine
‘gorgeous voice’ Q Magazine
‘a fine voice… a fine album and one that is refreshingly positive’ The Telegraph
‘an awesome level of talent that I cannot compare’ Maverick Magazine
‘a wonderful talent… a lady with class’ Americana UK