20201023: Friday 23rd October: Heidi Talbot and Boo Hewerdine
Support: Anna Hester
Heidi Talbot & Boo Hewerdine
Heidi Talbot will be celebrating 20 years as a professional singer in 2020 with 20 concerts across the United Kingdom and Europe and a September 2020 release of a compilation album featuring tracks from Heidi’s 5 solo albums. She has shared the stage and recorded with Mark Knopfler, Graham Coxon (Blur), Idlewild, King Creosote, Tim O’ Brien and Jerry Douglas. Heidi has been nominated for folk singer of the year at the BBC radio 2 folk awards and Irish Music Awards.
Joining Heidi on her Autumn tour will be long-time collaborator, Ivor Novello award nominated singer-songwriter Boo Hewerdine. Boo has performed with and written songs for major artists such as Chris Difford, kd Lang, Kris Drever, Duke Special and Eddi Reader. He is in constant demand as a musician, songwriter, producer, teacher and live concert performer.
Boo and Heidi have recorded and toured together extensively going back to Heidi’s first solo tour of the UK in 2005.
A concert not to be missed.
Other guest announcement to come.
Anna Hester has performed widely in Milton Keynes, Cambridgeshire, Oxfordshire, London and Berlin, in a range of venues from cosy canal boats in Ely to support slots at Milton Keynes’ The Stables Stage 2, and the acoustic stage at Milton Keynes International Festival in 2014, 2016 and 2018. Her second EP, ‘Towards Today’, produced by Dan Wilde, was released in November 2018.
Anna ‘moves effortlessly between genres, but always with an emotional core’ Cambridge Music Reviews.
8pm (Doors open 7:30pm)
Entry: £20(door), £19(advance), £18(members).