The Rescue Rooms archives: 2017

ACOUSTIC ROOMS, Live In The Rescue Rooms Bar

  • Monday 13th March 2017

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George Boomsma is a progressive folk musician from Northallerton, North Yorkshire. He has supported artists such as Natty, The Travelling Band and Skinny Lister, been played on BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 6 Music and performed at Latitude Festival 2016 on the BBC Introducing stage.
"If it were possible for Nick Drake and Thom Yorke to collaborate, it might sound something like this" - James Robins, Fresh On The Net
"Songs of exquisite beauty, with a voice that could melt ice caps... gorgeous stuff" - Bob Fischer, BBC Tees
"Simply stunning" - Jericho Keys, BBC York

People Poems is the indie-folk solo project of Leeds based musician/songwriter Harry Orme. Under the People Poems name he has toured the UK and Europe, and supported artists across the folk/indie spectrum such as Sara Watkins (Nickel Creek), Big Thief, Emily Portman (BBC Folk Album of the Year Nominee), Luke Concanon (Nizlopi), Ciaran Lavery and Adam Barnes.
“Vocally, People Poems somewhat resemble a dream pairing of Antony Hegarty and Joanna Newsom... It's powerful, soul-bearing stuff, a rewarding listen and possessed of an uncommon and individual beauty.” - Brendan Campbell, North Leeds Life

21:00 - TOM LUMLEY
Tom Lumley is a Indie singer/songwriter originally from Cambridgeshire. He has been writing and gigging for the past three years. During this time he has played at popular venues in the UK supporting the likes of Coasts,The Hunna, Kill It Kid, Sam Duckworth, The Dunwells and playing festivals such as Dot To Dot, Green Meadows etc. Whilst constantly being busy out on the road he has also been releasing original material which has gained radio play around the UK including the local BBC Introducing show in Cambridgeshire. You can download his debut single 'Stay Here' from the link below.

More info coming soon.