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Maneli Jamal, Jon Hart & Becky Langan, Manchester UK
Thursday, October 19th, 2017
7:00 PM
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MANELI JAMAL

Award winning guitarist Maneli Jamal has wowed audiences around the world with his visual style of playing acoustic guitar. He incorporates many musical textures in his performances while keeping rhythm with his two hands but you'll swear he has a trio with him. You've got to visually see him live to experience what you thought is possible with the acoustic guitar. He has over 5 million video views and 90,000+ followers on social media sites making him an artist to watch for.

"The comical and incredibly talented Maneli Jamal brought stories from his upbringing translated to innovative guitar delivery. Jamal stunned us with his intense frenetic ethnic flare, and even his artfully placed pauses. His story delivery was also spot on and so fun to hear." -Guitar World, Laura B. Whitmore

For more info and videos visit: www.manelijamal.com

JON HART

Jon Hart is a fingerstyle singer-songwriter based in the UK. He blends modern percussive fingerstyle playing with vocal harmony to create a huge acoustic sound filled. “Stand out performances dripping with atmosphere” Acoustic Magazine.

His debut album ‘Reborn’ (co-produced by Chris Woods Groove) and three EPs ‘Defuse’, ‘Sticks & Stones’ and ‘Momento’ (the latter produced by Declan Zapala) have received huge critical acclaim from all angles of the acoustic guitar world. Touring throughout the UK and parts of Europe, he has appeared at, among others, the Isle of Wight Festival, London Acoustic Guitar Show, The Turner Sims Concert Hall, and Ullapool Guitar Festival where he co-headlined with fingerstyle legend Preston Reed. His unique arrangements of ‘Money’ and ‘The Chain’ were featured on the prestigious CandyRat Records racking up tens of thousands of views.

For more info and videos visit: www.jonhartmusic.com

BECKY LANGAN

Born in Rochdale, England (1992), Becky Langan is a percussive fingerstyle guitarist who employs a combination of extended techniques that explore the outermost reaches of the acoustic guitar.

Becky was a semi-finalist on Guitar Star 2016 (Series 2) which aired on Sky Arts - a TV show which scours the UK to discover a world class guitarist. Throughout this competition, she recorded at Abbey Road Studios with producer Tony Visconti and received mentor sessions from many iconic musicians, including; Tony Iommi, George Benson, Wilko Johnson, Jon Gomm and Preston Reed.

Becky has rapidly grown an appreciative audience from all over the world, and to this date, her compositions have generated over 2 million video views.

“Mesmerizing” – Tony Iommi

"How is she doing that? Her playing is brilliant. She really has me thinking about how she does this..." -Tony Visconti

For more info and videos visit: www.beckylangan.com