Luke Jackson at Hare & Hounds in Kings Heath (B'ham)
|Doors Open||Sunday 23 June 2013 at 7:30 PM|
|Starts||Sunday 23 June 2013 at 8:15 PM|
This event is for over 18s only - No refunds will be issued for under 18s.
Luke is a rising 18 year old Roots singer/songwriter from Canterbury, Kent , and 2013 sees him nominated for both the Horizon Award for Best Emerging Talent and the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award.
With a bold, show stopping voice and honed guitar skills, Luke is a confident and captivating performer demonstrating an astonishing maturity. He has been making ripples on the live acoustic scene supporting such luminaries as Show of Hands, Paul Brady, Chris Wood, Steve Knightley, Lucy Ward and Boo Hewerdine and playing Sidmouth, Bristol and Trowbridge festivals.
More than Boys, produced by the acclaimed Welsh singer-songwriter Martyn Joseph, launched at the Shrewsbury Festival, has been receiving plaudits from critics and airplay on numerous radio stations.
A great singer, a great songwriter and a really commanding presence” – Mike Harding
“For a while after Nic Jones and Chris Wood there was a big gap and you wondered where the next generation was coming from – now Luke’s the next guy” – John McCusker
“A huge talent is emerging” – Acoustic Magazine