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Sunday, January 21st, 2018
7:30 PM
Blessed with a wonderfully emotive voice and a talent for songwriting that ranges from the intimate to the epic, TOBIAS BEN JACOB played in 'The Roots Union' alongside Phillip Henry & Hannah Martin (winners of Best Duo at the BBC Folk Awards.) Career highlights to date have included a session for BBC's 'Late Junction' on Radio 3, sharing the stage with Fleet Foxes J.Tillman, and appearances at Glastonbury, Green Man, Secret Garden Party, Larmer Tree and Electric Picnic. Upright bass player LUKAS DRINKWATER is a touring member of Emily Barker's band and has worked with Seth Lakeman, 3 Daft Monkeys, Tankus the Henge and many others, and is in heavy demand as a session musician. Rock'n'Reel magazine describe their sound together as 'inventive and thrilling', R2 magazine have recently included them on their covermount cd, and the duo have been featured on Tom Robinson's 6Music show and Mark Radcliffe's BBC Radio 2 folk show.

'Inventive and thrilling' R2: Rock n Reel

'Definitely one to watch out for' Late Junction .BBC Radio 3

'Stand out new folk superb.. excellent' Chris Hawkins, BBC Radio 6