Local & Live 2018: Monday at The Spa Hotel

Monday August 27th 2018, 1:00pm - 9:00pm at The Spa Hotel (see venue details and map).

Part of Local & Live Festival 2019 : Monday.

8:10pm Headline : The Breretons

Formed in 2010, Kent based folk/country artists The Breretons are set to emerge on the London music scene this year with a string of live dates and a debut album scheduled for release in the Autumn. Born from the ashes of London based rock outfit The Original Sinners, the brother/sister duo Marc and...

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7:30pm Headline Support: Steffan James Band

Steve "Steffan James" McCormack, a South London-based singer songwriter, found his sound in the last few years travelling the USA. Heavily influenced by the blues and acoustic world of California he has toured the world as a guitarist, singer and songwriter for many an act. In late 2012 he started work on his own solo project...

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6:50pm Alex Beharrell

From performing in a West End musical to backing singing for the great Paul Weller, Alex is a diverse powerhouse vocalist who also writes his own equally diverse songs. "I like to write songs in the moment so expect some songs to be slow with a deep meaning then suddenly a fast paced catchy upbeat tune. But all my tracks tell a story". You can expect any of his shows to be full of energy and heart. When it's all said and done you'll leave tapping your toes or humming to his catchy hooks...

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6:15pm Rob Picazo

Rob Picazo is a Rhythm & Blues singer and guitarist born in Madrid and based in the South East of England. He combines soulful vocals, relatable lyrics and bluesy melodies, all the while influenced by great Soul and Blues performers such as Sam Cooke, Ray Charles and Dan Penn. Following a two month trip through the South of the US, filming a documentary about roots music, Rob has played in popular venues throughout Sussex, Kent and London, and opening for great artists such as Gwyn Ashton, Brooks Williams, Martin Harley and Dom Pipkin. His first album, Spanish Moss was released on the 29th of September 2017.

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5:40pm Hannah Richards

Hannah is a 17 year old singer-songwriter from Battle, East Sussex. Having gigged with bands from the age of 14 and performed in the West End in the summer of 2015, Hannah is developing as a solo artist with a folk/pop influence and has performed in venues across the South East...

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5:05pm Sean de Burca

Sean de Burca is a percussive acoustic guitarist from Kent. By the time he had been playing guitar for just 7 years, he had already been named as one of the top 30 greatest acoustic guitarists under the age of 30 worldwide by Acoustic Guitar Magazine, alongside Ed Sheeran, Newton Faulkner and more. Sean has also been featured as Acoustic Magazine’s ‘Next Big Thing’...

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4:30pm Fred Clark

Fred Clark is an exciting acoustic singer/songwriter from Maidstone, Kent who performs with incredible energy and writes with an upbeat, vibrant style.

The last 8 years have seen Fred play over 500 gigs including at Maidstone Hazlitt Theatre, Maidstone Pizza Express (Headline Self-Run Shows), Chatham Central Theatre, Manchester Hard Rock Café, Lounge on the Farm, Guilfest and many more pubs, churches, theatres, festivals, weddings and other events.

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3:55pm Charlie Rivers

One time solo singer/songwriter Charlie Rivers has witnessed a truly organic growth in his music which has slowly but surely taken on a full band sound, spurred on by Steve McCormack (guitar), Steve Bassett (bass) and Ash Rushman (drums). In the space of only 16 months, The Charlie Rivers Band has...

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3:20pm Jack Clarke

At just 18 years old, Jack has made a promising start to his music career, with new material making its debut on iTunes, Spotify and SoundCloud, and fast gaining momentum as a captivating live artist...

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2:45pm Léanie Kaleido

Folk-rock poppet Léanie Kaleido’s lullaby voice, quirky lyrics and infectious melodies are winning airplay on BBC6 Music and stations across the globe, particularly since the release of her sumptuous second album, ‘Quicksands & Shadows’...

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1:00pm Zoe Eve

Zoe has been singing and song writing from the age of 13 and first picked up a guitar when she was 11 and hasn’t stopped playing since. Anyone who knows Zoe knows her biggest inspiration is the incredible Sia but she also loves Taylor Swift, Bastille, Lily Allen and Gabrielle Aplin. Zoe is a prolific songwriter and is constantly inspired and writing new material. Lyrics can come to her at any place and any time, even in her dreams! Music and lyrics are part of Zoe’s DNA, part of her identity...

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