2022's Acoustic Acts

Angela Denner

Song-writer, poet, photographer, people-watcher, busker, contemplator…


Bekka Blake & Ben Reid

Bekka Blake is an Alternative R&B, Neo Soul singer based in the South of Hampshire, originated from Adelaide, Australia. Collaborating and performing with an array of musicians, Bekka Blake takes influence from artists such as, Moonchild, Erykah Badu, Amy Winehouse,… Read More ►


Celtic Knot

Celtic Knot band play a mixture of Celtic and American acoustic music. Ballads, uptempo songs / tunes on a range of instruments.


Contraband

A fantastic blend of contemporary and traditional songs and tunes from the Appalachian Mountains via the bluegrass state of Kentucky to the UK, featuring 5 string banjo, mandolin, fiddle and guitar, with two and three part harmony vocals. Contraband formed in Southampton in the early… Read More ►


Hyde Pipers

The Hyde Pipers share traditional and modern music from the North East. They play Northumbrian Smallpipes – a bellows-blown, keyed bagpipe – in the Hyde Tavern every month and have been gigging around Hampshire for the last few years. They… Read More ►


Kasbah Swing Band

A collective* ensemble playing big band arrangements of popular and classic jazz, swing, rock and blues vocal and instrumental music, from the likes of: Glen Miller, Woody Herman, Herbie Hancock, ‘Dizzy’ Gillespie, Gershwin, Duke Ellington, Quincy Jones to Freddie Mercury,… Read More ►


Kez Hinton

Kez Hinton is a New Forest singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, passionate about live music and connecting with his audience. Creating an enchanting blend of uplifting and heartfelt acoustic folk, Kez weaves original compositions into a musical tapestry including his own… Read More ►