Tuesday 30th November

Queer As Folk – Sam Gleaves & Landless

The Nest Collective is run by promoter and Mercury prize nominated musician Sam Lee.

Each monthly showcase focuses on British and world folk music within the contemporary music scene.

QUEER AS FOLK IS AN ONGOING SERIES OF EVENTS CELEBRATING THE WORK OF LGBTQ+ ARTISTS WORKING IN FOLK, WORLD, AND ROOTS MUSIC. SAM GLEABES PERFORMS INNOVATIVE MOUNTAIN MUSIC WITH A SENSE OF HISTORyY. SAM CARRIES ON THE BALLADS, DANCE MUSIC AND STORYTELLING HE LEARNED FROM NUMEROUS MENTORS IN THE APPALACHIAN TRADITION. LANDLESS SING UNACCOMPANIED TRADITIONAL SONGS FROM IRISH, SCOTTISH, ENGLISH AND AMERICAN TRADITIONS IN CLOSE FOUR PART HARMONY. THEIR REPERTOIrE FEATURES SONGS OF LOVE, DEATH AND LAMENTATION, AS WELL AS WORK SONGS, SHAPE-NOTE HYMNS AND MORE RECENTLY PENNED FOLK SONGS,
http://www.samgleaves.com/