If you ever wanted to know what it would sound like if The Beautiful South were being slapped in the face by Tom McRae to the soundtrack of Crowded House songs, played on the ukulele by Leonard Cohen and accompanied by Randy Newman, then welcome to The Sandboys!
Stuart Landon is an award winning singer songwriter and producer from Nottingham. His debut single ‘I Can’t Take It Anymore’ scored him his first number one single on the iTunes and Amazon country chart in September 2018. His debut solo EP ‘Outmanned, Never Outgunned’ was scored number 3 on release with his launch party being a sell out. Backed by his band, Angels With Dirty Faces, they have the flexibility to perform solo, duo or as a band and being a fresh and exciting energy to the stage.
"Everyone's favourite country punksters" - Colchester Gazette
The Family Dickens is a Post-1950s Country Punk band from Lawrenceburg, Kentucky. Now residing in the east of England.
The band is comprised of three brothers. Buddy Lee Dickens on Guitar and vocals. Jebediah Dickens on Bass and vocals, and Dick Dickens on drums.
Jon Dearing is a singer/songwriter originally from Dorset, UK. His style of Acoustic/Country/Folk blended with Pop/Rock has had him featured on BBC Introducing, iHeartRadio and the Best of British – Unsigned Show, along with articles in publications including Entertainment Focus, Forever British Country, UK Country News and many more. This has raised awareness and recognition for him as an artist and live act, taking inspiration from the likes of Ed Sheeran and George Ezra to Bon Jovi and The Goo Goo Dolls.
Eric Walker is a Contemporary-Country musician, originally from Huntingdon, living in Hampshire.
His vocal influences from dance music with a writing style similar to that of Vance Joy or The Cranberries results in his distinct, signature sound.
Welcome to Coyote Creed, the freshest new country rock band.
Looking back over a tumultuous year of festivals, headline slots, and recording, Coyote Creed take stock ready for what’s to come. The band are set to release their debut single ‘Everglow’ on the 1st March, closely followed by a follow up single ‘Can’t get enough’, before unveiling their debut album in the summer of 2019.
Hampshire native, Lily Garland, captured the attention of the UK Country scene with her very accomplished sound (Desperately Lost City) in 2016 with her debut EP Time to Fly. Nominated for EP of the year by Belles and Gals it was described as a fantastic EP, with one of the best songs you’ll hear this year (Belles and Gals).
Taylor Swifts “1989” album meets Paramore with “An exciting new pop artist to look out for…” Meg Lawrenson creates bold music, with uplifting vocals, catchy melodies with a powerful band behind her. She released her title track “vodka” which has been described by W21 music as a “really enjoyable single”. Released after was her EP “V O D K A” which led her to be sign a record deal with BFS Records. They are now recording together on a brand new EP, “Swallow”, which is due to be released in Spring 2019.
Shannon Hynes is very much inspired by the poignant honesty of the storytelling in country music. Due to the fact she has studied this music for the majority of her life, she has honed her craft in captivating you in her lyrical stories.
Taking inspiration from past and present leaders in country music, Shannon plans to demonstrate the deep lonesome of the songs she writes with the balance of the innocence and pure tone her vocal executes.
The Nickajack Men are a five-piece band from Falkirk, who pitch there style somewhere between alternative-country and indie rock. The band features vocalist and guitarist Lewis White, guitarist and vocalist Michael Garner, bassist Jamie Burns, drummer Matthew McAlister and Lewis Rolland on Keys. Having all grew up in the same town with a similar interest in music, they decided to form The Nickajack Men.