Local & Live 2019: Saturday at Cassidy’s

Saturday August 24th 2019, 4:00pm - 9:00pm at Cassidy's (Castle Street stage) (see venue details and map).

Part of Local & Live Festival 2019 : Saturday.

9:00pm Headline : Chasing Skies

Chasing Skies are an indie rock band from the South East of England. The band's melodically powerful songs, woven around powerful, emotive lyrics are founded by a love for the sounds of the biggest and best guitar bands of the 60's and 70's, a well established love for Oasis, Blur, and Soundgarden, with more recent inspiration being drawn from listening to Doves, Ryan Adams and the Foo Fighters...

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8:00pm Headline Support: Beyond The Vinyl

Making music that is neoteric and original, Beyond the Vinyl are a duo consisting of Paul Turvey on lead vocals and Lawrence Chitty on guitar. Touching on influences from the likes of Bruce Springsteen and the Manic Street Preachers, Beyond the Vinyl offer a slice of indie rock that boasts memorable hooks and emotive lyrics. The duo pride themselves on their compelling live acoustic performances...

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7:00pm Laura Lamn

Laura Lamn’s graceful folk-inspired pop music tells an inspiring story. An episode of painful events sent Laura spiralling into a break down, which lead to a dark depression. During her recovery Laura taught herself to play guitar. She started writing intimate acoustic songs to comfort and heal herself. These songs became her debut album titled LOVE ALWAYS WINS. Album out now!

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6:00pm Shep!

Shep! - American country singer/songwriter/guitar/banjo/mandolin. Ballads to foot-stompers to singalong anthems. Deep philosophy at high energy.

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5:30pm Ukelear Fallout

Ukelear Fallout’s a six-piece band, combining harmonies and a mix of instruments (guitar, mandolin, ukulele, trumpet, bass) to play a selection of original songs and covers in their own distinctive style, based on Americana. They’re a group of friends who enjoy performing together and are proud to say, their many gigs have included - Tunbridge Wells’ Local & Live, Unfest, and Folkal & Live festivals; Tom Kerridge’s Pub in the Park; the Tunbridge Wells & Maidstone Mela world music festivals; the Black Deer Americana festival; the Cudham Craic music festival; the Spa Valley Railway Beer & Cider Festival; plus at events in several venues including the Tunbridge Wells Forum and Winter Sessions Live Music at the Tunbridge Wells Ice Rink.

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4:45pm Joanna McGowan

Joanna McGowan is a 20 year old young and vibrant singer songwriter from Kent, with her eclectic mix of narrative realism it is clear that she is a well established songwriter and storyteller. August 2014 saw the release of Joanna's EP 'JOY', through her own label Pen to Paper Records...

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4:00pm Antoine Lynn

With a guitar in his hands since the age of 7, budding musician Antoine Lynn has evolved massively as an artist, developing a style similar to that of The Tallest Man On Earth and Glen Hansard. Being only 14 when he started writing his own songs, many of Antoine’s lyrics talk of the struggles he faced at the time, familiar to many teenagers today. The music became a release for emotions too difficult to talk about, letting his feelings lead his writing, making for intense and emotional performances...

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