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Sunjay sings Buddy

15 December 2017 19:30

Sunjay sings Buddy
Album Launch Night

It has been 2 years since Sunjay’s last release ‘Black & Blues’ (2015). He’s been busy (haven’t we all…), no really, he has…

In the spring of 2017 Sunjay was invited to play Buddy Holly in the touring theatre show Buddy Holly & the Cricketers. UK wide, Sunjay wore the horn-rimmed frames, the dinner suit, bow tie, talked Texan and traded in the acoustic guitar for a Fender Stratocaster. Judas?!

No…Sunjay has always been a big fan, and this album takes him back to his musical roots. In fact the first song Sunjay learned to sing and play was a Buddy Holly song (Peggy Sue), and being in the stage show gave Sunjay the opportunity to sing some of his favourite numbers night after night, in front of hundreds of people; a dream come true you might say!

Having worked up a great repertoire of Buddy Holly songs Sunjay was inspired to record the aptly titled Sunjay Sings Buddy (also featuring some of the stage show band members who have become firm friends).

It’s So Easy to sing along to this wonderful collection of songs, Buddy’s music will Not Fade Away. Some might say That’ll Be The Day, Sunjay thinks that It Doesn’t Matter Anymore. Oh Boy!, you know you want to Rock Around With Ollie Vee and Rave On with Sunjay!

Cost: 15.00 GBP

Jo Harman with Esther Turner and Mayfli

26 January 2018 19:30

Jo Harman with Esther Turner and Mayfli

Music in the Hall is proud to feature one of the country's rising talents, Jo Harman in an intimate duo setting.

Also on tonight's bill are local singer Esther Turner, who is receiving great plaudits wherever she plays across the UK, and two young musicians at the start of their careers, Bewdley's own Mayfli, the current Wyre Forest Young Musicians of the Year.

This is what people are saying about Jo:

"Sometimes you hear a voice that leaves you speechless" – Huey Morgan, Fun Loving Criminals, on his BBC Radio 2 show

"On course to be the finest UK female blues soul voice" – Gavin Martin, Daily Mirror

"Cracking rootsy blues singer well known to festival audiences" – Mail On Sunday

"What a voice!" – Classic Rock Magazine

"Stunning. Harman’s music mainlines the human soul" – Classic Rock Blues Magazine

"It It was my great privilege to work with her. Listening to her interpretative one of my songs was a spiritual experience" – Michael McDonald (Soul superstar and Doobie Brothers frontman)

"I believe this lady to be one of the finest singers this country has to offer! She really is tremendous! I hope our paths cross again" – Rag N Bone Man

"An exquisite album rooted in the classic, timeless music of past generations, and quite possibly the finest blue eyed soul vocal performance you’ll hear all year." – Get Ready To Rock

"Jo mines pop, soul and gritty blues with conviction" – The Daily Mirror

Buy tickets Cost: 12.00 GBP