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Thu 04 December 2014

9Bach

Atmospheric, evocative and emotional hybrid of the folk tradition and contemporary influences. Building on a deepened, almost ambient sound picture the songs transport you into the landscape and deep into the emotions that it evokes.

Fri 23 May 2014

Pull Up The Roots present Erin McKeown + Ruth Theodore

SOMETHING’S GOT TO GIVE: A night of jazz & vaudeville standards from ERIN MCKEOWN A singular night of cover songs featuring Erin’s trademark stellar jazz guitar work and unadorned vocal style, it’s standards with all the fun and without all the…

Wed 07 May 2014

Chris Wood

“Wood is one of our finest songwriters, a brilliant exponent of the topical troubadour form, and rarely on better form than he is with None the Wiser. The title track alone is a masterpiece” Andy Gill – INDEPENDENT ★★★★★ 2…

Tue 06 May 2014

Chris Wood

“Wood is one of our finest songwriters, a brilliant exponent of the topical troubadour form, and rarely on better form than he is with None the Wiser. The title track alone is a masterpiece” Andy Gill – INDEPENDENT ★★★★★ 2…

Mon 21 April 2014

Metamorphic + The Stolen Project

Metamorphic Metamorphic are a contemporary jazz/folk sextet. The group’s second album,Coalescence, has received 4 star reviews from the likes of John Fordham and Pete Quinn; Brian Morton named Coalescence as his album of the year 2013. Metamorphic are very excited about…

Sat 12 April 2014

Eddie Parker’s Mister Vertigo

Flautist and composer Eddie Parker has been an important name in UK Jazz for many years – his work as a founding member of and an important composer for Loose Tubes, as well as his work with the ‘Bheki Mseleku Band’ and…

Fri 17 January 2014

Darren Hayman’s Occupation

Popside and Vortex present: Show seven: January Songs (Part 2) During January 2011 Darren Hayman, ex-Hefner, wrote a song for every day of the month. It was an incredibly frantic period of work. Each day not only included the writing…

Thu 16 January 2014

Darren Hayman’s Occupation

Popside and Vortex present: Show seven: January Songs (Part 1) During January 2011 Darren Hayman, ex-Hefner, wrote a song for every day of the month. It was an incredibly frantic period of work. Each day not only included the writing…

Tue 14 January 2014

Firefly Burning + Quest Ensemble

Firefly Burning Firefly Burning are an East London collective born out of a series of chance musical encounters. Bea Hankey, John Barber, Sam Glazer, James Redwood and Jack Ross create songs which paint sound pictures with Javanese gamalan, guitar, strings,…