George Calne Jones

George Calne Jones (not to be confused with famous country singer George Jones) is a Singer-Songwriter from Cambridge who has performed from Europe, to the USA and even India. His music reflects portraits of people, highlighting the best and worst elements of the human condition, all tied up in a ball of flamenco, jazz and percussive inspired guitar.

Pete Buckley

Pete Buckley is a professional Irish musician, multi-instrumentalist & singer-songwriter. He's become known around London for his powerful vocals spanning five octaves with Intense Natural Vibrato & blurring the lines between folk & rock music.

He believes his vocal range & natural vibrato was inherited from his Great Grandmother who was a renowned opera singer in Cork City.

Mariska Martina

“She reminds me of a young Joni Mitchell.” – iSing Magazine
Mariska Martina is a singer-songwriter from Holland, born in 1993 to a Peruvian mother and Dutch father. She started playing cello at age 5 and moved to London in 2015 to pursue a career in singing and writing.
Mariska Martina’s writing is inspired by Norah Jones, Madeleine Peyroux and Melody Gardot, but in some of her music you clearly hear the inspiration she gets
from her semi-Latin roots and classical music background.

Jai Blue

Known as the ’Star of Hanwell’ in her hometown of West London, Jai Blue (pronounced j-ai blue) has the power to move and affect with the softest of vocals. Her unique style of delicate, soulful folk is made all the more impactful by her increasingly honest and heartfelt writing style. Raised by a creative mother, the ethereal songstress was encouraged from an early age to go after her dreams. This resulted in writing her first song, ‘No Quitter’ at age 12, about her personal experience of never giving up.

Francesca May

Francesca May is an upcoming singer/songwriter, originally from the Isle of Man and now based in London.
She combines her roots in Folk Music with her love of Pop - taking inspiration from artists such as Fleetwood Mac, Maggie Rogers and Sigrid.
She released her debut EP in August 2018, and is gaining momentum with her single 'Catacombs' on Spotify - where it has over 1 million streams.

John Dhali

'John Dhali is a rising Soul-Folk Artist - combining prophetic, life affirming lyrics, instantly familiar melodies and a soaring vocal to form a musical medicine for the Soul. His uniquely powerful and uplifting style has already earned him national radio airplay and 2 regional awards for ‘best solo artist’. Known and loved by a devoted following in the North-West, John delivers a live performance that draws you into your own heart as songs pour out from his. Expect to Leave happy!

"We think this man is a future number one artist." - Rob Adcock, BBC Introducing

Harrowman

Harrowman weaves a style of contemporary folk that appeals to heritage troubadour fans as well as those following the absorbing and burgeoning alternative folk scene. Combining evocative ballads with sharp social commentaries and charming travelogues the Surrey based singer-songwriter has developed a repertoire of captivating original songs that blend intricate guitar playing with lush string arrangements, sharp lyricism and soaring vocals.

The Mann & I

'The Mann & I' are a Brighton based band who play edgy folk, for edgy folk.
The Mann & I are made up of alternative singer/songwriter Edd Mann and stylistic vocalist Tara Vowles who have played venues such as the Concorde 2 (Brighton) and the O2 Academy. They are joined by bassist Ash Thompson and drummer Joe Savage.

Rens Birgitta

Rens Birgitta is a London-based singer-songwriter who writes mellow songs with a melancholic undertone. Inspired by folk music, she uses breathy vocals and distinctive melodies to create captivating songs that reflect the world around her.

Her debut single ‘The Atlantic Ocean’ was released in January 2020.

Her skilled band will be joining her on stage for this performance. Together they will present a set showcasing original and mesmerizing music.

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