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Feb
10

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Under The Apple Tree Sessions Return For C2C 2016

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Bob Harris’ UNDER THE APPLE TREE SESSIONS, which were a huge success at C2C 2015, will return this year to a much larger venue within The O2.  Building Six, located close to the Town Square, will host artists on Saturday and Sunday during the festival.

Bob Harris said: “We are excited to be hosting Under The Apple Tree Sessions at C2C again this year. We are honoured to have been invited back after hosting the stage for the first time last year. Building Six will become our new venue, where we will be putting on 12 of our absolute favourite artists across the Saturday and Sundayof the festival.”

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Jan
29

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Frankie Davies On Nashville, C2C And, Of Course, The Weather – Interview

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Frankie Davies is one of the most exciting up-and-comers on the UK country music scene. Having seen her at a London showcase last year and then at her gig supporting Chris Young on his sold-out European tour, I am a huge fan of her music, and it has just been announced that she has a slot on the pop-up stages at Country2Country this year at the O2 Arena in London. I caught up with her as she prepares to go to Nashville to finish her album.

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Sep
19

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VIDEO: Frankie Davies ‘Dancing All Night’

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Jersey-born country folk musician Frankie Davies has been building her fan base for the past four years, charming many on the UK live scene and most recently gracing the stage as the sole support act for Chris Young’s first headlining London show. The 23-year-old has also entertained audiences as far as Los Angeles, San Francisco and Nashville, crossing genres with her all-girl band. Now, Frankie has released the single ‘Dancing All Night’, complete with video that really follows the pace and the joy of the song.

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Sep
16

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Chris Young @ Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London, UK | September 14, 2015 – Review

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Chris Young at the Shepherd’s Bush Empire in London, UK on September 14th, 2015. Credit: Christie Goodwin, Getty Images

It had been a while since I’d seen a gig at the Shepherd’s Bush Empire, the scene of a musical renaissance in the UK, with The Shires becoming the first UK country phenomenon to headline its famous stage in October. With the ever increasing popularity of country music in the UK, I am curious to find out for how much longer it will be used as a regular venue for US artists coming over, since from the long queues and rabid frenzy of the fans for Chris Young, it appears that ticket sales are stronger than ever.

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Nov
28

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Grass Roots Music UK | November 24, 2014 – Review

 

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Grass Roots Music UK is a new initiative, formed due to an alliance between representatives of British folk, roots and country artists. With country music booming in the UK due to the success of festivals like Country2Country, and largely due to the efforts of broadcasters like the esteemed Bob Harris from BBC Radio 2, Grass Roots Music UK, aims to capitalise on this attention to raise the profile of the British roots scene, eventually taking the showcase on tour in the US, including dates in Nashville.

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Nov
4

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Grass Roots Music UK announce first show for UK talent

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FEATURING THE CREAM OF NEW UK FOLK, ROOTS AND COUNTRY ARTISTS:

Balsamo Deighton, Red Sky July, Raintown, Lucy-May & Frankie Davies.

Monday November 24th 2014. Doors 6pm. Show starts 6.45pm

229 Club, Great Portland Street, London, W1W 5PN

Tickets £12.50 in advance from: https://agmp.ticketabc.com/events/grass-roots-uk/

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