Womenfolk ft. Lucy Ward, Emily Portman and Emma Sweeney at Band on the Wall, Manchester

  • Thursday | 30.01.14
  • 7.30pm
  • Band on the Wall, Manchester
  • £12 ON THE ...

A Root Music and Band on the Wall presentation.

An outstanding triple bill featuring three leading lights of British contemporary folk who are currently riding high on a wave of critical acclaim for their recent album releases and brilliant live shows.

In their very different ways, they all embrace the traditional while taking the audience down new and intriguing paths. With their remarkable songwriting, pitch perfect delivery and mesmerising performances, expect a modern twist on Irish traditional stories, and the dark underbelly of folklore, from three of the UK’s finest new female singer-songwriters. 

Lucy Ward

Brit folk’s most vibrant and forthright new talent – Mojo

Emily Portman

Eerily magnificent, bizarre and wonderful – froots 

Emma Sweeney

A terrific calling card from a rising star – Sunday Herald

Arts Council England

This seated concert will begin at 8pm but our Picturehouse Cafe Bar is open from 5.30pm for delicious food and drinks.

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