Plumhall are Michelle Plum (Chumbawamba, Waking the Witch) and Nick Hall (Hall Brothers, Magna Carta). Strong songwriting and excellent vocals are supported by powerful guitar playing which puts them on the borders of folk and Americana, with a hint of Nick’s rock background.
Bella Gaffney is another emerging talent from the vibrant folk and acoustic scene of West Yorkshire. In January, Bella won a Danny Kyle newcomer award at Celtic Connections 2016, and she is fast becoming a well recognised and respected musician on the UK folk scene.
Emma Stevens is a British singer-songwriter who fuses catchy pop melodies with folk instrumentation. A favourite of BBC Radio 2’s Chris Evans and the late Sir Terry Wogan, she is heading to Teesside to perform self-penned tracks from her latest album.