Singer Beth Rowley acknowledges early influences from Gospel Spirituals, Americana and Blues inherited from her parents’ love of music. Starting her own band at school when she was 16, she has since enjoyed a career spanning over twenty years and has appeared on stage with some giants of the music world; including Burt Bacharach, (BBC Electric Proms alongside Adele & Jamie Callum), as Angelo Badalamenti’s personal guest (Twin Peaks composer) at Ghent film Festival and at Willie Nelson’s 4th July BackYard Festival alongside Ray Wylie Hubbard.
Beth went on to write much of her much anticipated 2018 album, Gota Fría in Nashville and is working on her 3rd album. When Beth isn’t performing her own music she tours as guest vocalist with Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra.
Showcase artist: SCARLETT LORAN
Scarlett Loran is an 19 year old singer, songwriter and musician from the Somerset countryside. With early influences of musical theatre, she would spend her time delving into a world of artistic performance. There is a raw honesty in Scarlett’s voice, paired with subtle guitar riffs that allows you to indulge in indie folk nostalgia. With a mature songwriting style, her influences have emerged from a fusion of Phoebe Bridgers, Lennon Stella and Bon Iver.