Matthew Shepherd & Abby-Jane Mason – 6:30pm
Hailed as one of the most exciting new singer-songwriters on the acoustic music scene, Matthew Shepherd is a 22 year-old singer-songwriter who has been delighting audiences in London, Essex and beyond with his collection of self penned songs. His debut studio album ‘Top of the tree’ was released in June 2015 and only took a day for the album to break into the iTunes Top 100 Singer/Songwriter Album Chart. His songs cover the happiness and heartbreak of love, with his warm, intimate and delicate style. July 2016 saw the release of the much-awaited Acoustic EP entitled ‘The Sea’, which reached the Acoustic Magazine’s Top 10 Best New Music of September 2016.
In 2016, Matthew also embarked on an extensive national tour which included dates at Ronnie Scott’s and 3 dates on the Isle of Wight.
With club and concert performances plus 2 European tours under his belt, Matthew is currently embarking on a UK Tour and I’m sure we will be hearing more from this stunning talent in the months and years to come.
Los Maderos – 8pm
os Maderos are an upbeat Latin fusion collective performing an eclectic blend of Latin, jazz, Gypsy music and pop. They move from new flamenco through to Bossa Novas, Rumbas, Santana and even incorporate some alternative pop. Think Paco Lucia meets Astrud Gilberto! Leading this charming band is classically trained Jazz-Fusion-Flamenco guitarist Andres Miranda. Undeniably influenced by new flamenco guitarist Paco Lucia Andres’s playing style will stun you with incredible control, passion, duende and effortless creativity. Joining Andres is vocalist and guitarist Kate Thomas who began her career in Italian Opera and has since travelled the world performing in many different languages and genres that include: jazz, latin & gypsy music. Providing that all important rhythm is Venezuelan drummer and percussionist Enmanuel Moreno working alongside his amigo and long time fellow percussionist Jason Gollop together this duo will get your pulse, feet and body moving!
The Mighty Shuffle Brothers – 10:30pm
The Shuffle Brothers are an established, East End, covers band. They play a mixture of 60s, 70s and modern; blues, pop and rock material.