20:00 - Quiet Quiet Band
Reading's alt-folk group Quiet Quiet Band draw influence from Daniel Johnston, Sparklehorse, Modest Mouse and are a popular on the local scene.
21:00 - Sophie Jamieson
Having begun as a solo singer-songwriter, Sophie Jamieson’s project has evolved rapidly into something ambient and haunting. What were once quiet, melancholy folk songs are growing in strength and gaining atmosphere at the hands of her band, to provide one of the most engaging live sets taking place in London.
To date, Sophie's musical journey has brought highlights of radio play on BBC 6Music and BBC Introducing, support for the likes of Lanterns on the Lake, Marika Hackman, Rhodes and festival performances at The Great Escape and Wildnerness. Her debut, Where EP was released in June 2013 through Folkroom Records to wide praise from blogs and press, earning her a place in multiple 'End Of Year' lists as well as the longlist for the 'Blog Sound of 2014'.
22:00 - Smoke Fairies
Smoke Fairies is British dream pop duo comprising Katherine Blamire and Jessica Davies. They've made three critically acclaimed albums with their third, the self titled Smoke Fairies being released last year. The duo have supported on tour Bryan Ferry, Richard Hawley, Laura Marling and are touring with Public Service Broadcasting in April/ May.
Last month Jack White from The White Stripes (Smoke Fairies previously became the first UK act to release a single on Jack White's label Third Man Records) flew Katerine and Jessica over to L.A to perform with him at the MusiCares Person of the year gala in honour of Bob Dylan. Also performing were Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young, Sheryl Crow, Crosby Stills & Nash, Tom Jones, Willie Nelson, Beck, The Black Keys, Alanis Morissette...the list goes on...!