Danny Kyle Open Stage Tues 29 Jan 2019
Austin Miller is a Guitarist/Songwriter from Glasgow. Through studying classical music he has developed a unique style of writing and continues to look for new ways to combine both classical and contemporary genres.
His new EP ‘Some Degree Of Comfort’ showcases his abilities as a composer and performer. It was written and demoed entirely as a solo project in 2016. After getting some attention online from Producer/Engineer John Robert Lindsay it was then taken to ‘The Depot Studios’ in Edinburgh where it was recorded with John.
Carol Beckwith, a singer-songwriter from Bishopbriggs has just launched her debut album ‘Painted Faces’ following completion of her Master’s degree in song-writing from the University of the West of Scotland. Now with the time to get back to live performing she has been playing her new material, most recently in East Kilbride and Bishopbriggs. Those familiar with current contemporary folk music may recognise the influences of the likes of Samantha Whates, Yvonne Lyon and Karine Polwart.
Martin Quinn / Samuel Belenkin
Steffan Cennydd is not on stage today – the trio consist of a Scotsman, Welshman and Englishman who all met at Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 2014. Three years later they graduated with a number of carefully crafted folk/pop songs and began to gig around the country. Not much of a punch line but they’re set to release their debut EP “A Lack of Vocabulary in early 2019.
Having a background in singing and performing in choirs from a very
young age, Franklyn then went on to pick up a guitar !She has a great love of traditional
an modern Scottish music.
released a CD back in 2007 , taken some time out to have her children and is now back on the road ! Her music had home-grown acoustic feel and her influences include Paul Simon, Eva Cassidy and Rich Mullens – to name but a few
Ben Kreisel – Mister Who
is from Germany -Studied guitar and
singing at the Conservatory Rotterdam touring in Europe and USA with Leslie
Nielsen, Dave Stringer, Donna De Lory, Ella Endlich, Prinz Pi and more.
.’Who is the big unknown. Social media presence is overrated, that’s probably clear. After all, neither Nirvana nor Tom Waits had Facebook profiles and still earned quite well. Who wears a name that would stand well even the next Bond villain, which has won so already. “Mr. Wer”, as friends may call him, undoubtedly makes beautiful music – sometimes quieter, sometimes louder – that much is revealed’