Wednesday 2 March 2016

Zoe West & The Hanging Baskets

A singer/songwriter, from sleepy Teesside, recently relocated to the outskirts of London. Writing about anything and everything that’s going on in the world or just in her head. Zoe never hides her distinctly northern twang and never hides her emotions, creating a raw, emotive and powerful musical experience!

The Foxglove Trio

The Foxglove Trio is a group of multi-instrumentalists who perform mostly traditional songs from around the British Isles in English and Welsh. Gathering material from sessions, published song collections and contemporary artists, these talented musicians are making a name for themselves on the UK folk scene for their beautiful harmonies, creative new arrangements and engaging live performances.


London singer-songwriter, Cerian, has been described as a cross between Kate Bush, Joni Mitchell and London Grammar. She draws together a wide variety of different influences, from classical to folk, pop, jazz and rock. Having sung with the likes of Sam Smith, Imogen Heap, Laura Mvula, Newton Faulkner, Charlotte Church and Shlomo, she is now taking on the world with her own contemporary folk-inspired pop.
Cerian weaves together melodic vocals and rich harmony with a love of poetry and literature, her songs often quoting from legendary writers such as William Blake, Jack Kerouac and Lewis Carroll to create heartfelt poetic musical journeys.

Robert Taira Wilson

Robert Taira Wilson is a singer songwriter from London. His guitar playing is technical and represents a fusion of many styles including classical and acoustic finger styles. His song writing showcases strong musicality that often reflects his eclectic influences. Robert’s debut album ‘Nail and Hammer’, a double disk showcasing his band and solo sets, was recorded live in London and released in 2015.

Jake Watson

Jake Watson’s music has said to bellow beyond his years, capturing the story telling of Johnny Cash and rawness of Robert Johnson. Recently placed into ‘The Independent Music Reviews’ top 50 folk acts, Watson has been gaining frequent and positive reviews for his second and latest release ‘Final Thoughts on the Blood Card’. Jake’s latest E.P has taken him on tours of the UK and Ireland gaining national airplay in support of the release. Labelled as ‘Swamp-Blues’, Watson’s music has been said to ‘transport you to a far off land where neo-folk and blues is a staple diet’.