LIVE AT THE BEDFORD
Doors at 7:30
Show starts : 8:30
FREE ENTRY and full menu available
Tonight we have 5 fantastic original artists performing live in the Club Room
Katie Kittermaster is a 16 year old singer/songwriter from Kent. She is passionate, dedicated and was inspired at an early age by her grandfather.
She spent a few years in Dubai and was lucky enough to gain some invaluable experience singing live at various high profile events. After a summer of busking and singing at local festivals Katie is heading to BIMM Brighton in September to further her studies in music.
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Tom Wright is a British singer-songwriter from Cambridgeshire, UK, and has been playing the guitar since the age of 7.
At 16, he quit school to go on the road with a bunch of touring bands, and has since been touring the UK in theatre shows such as The Billy Joel Songbook with Elio Pace, and Walk Right Back, a tribute to the Everly Brothers.
Tom has been lucky enough to have played for such artists as Huey Lewis, Tom Chaplin, Ronan Keating, Brian McFadden, Mike Rutherford, The Feeling, and even actor Bill Murray!
Alongside playing for other artists, Tom’s main focus has been his own music, releasing his first self-titled album in 2015, and playing festivals across the UK including Country 2 Country at the O2 Arena, and The Secret Garden Party Festival with BBC Introducing.
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LION O KING
Berlin-based concept artist Lion O. King is releasing his third full length studio album The Royal Misfit just now. Born in Ethiopia, dabbled in New York and now a self confessed Euro-American music maker, he straddles the triality of philosopher/musician/
Lion O. King is inspired by the likes of J.J. Cale, Michael Jackson, Moby, David Bowie, Jim Carrey and Barack Obama and has performed on stages such as Rock am Ring and many shows across Germany, Europe and the US.
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Tom Pointer prides himself on his live performances with honest lyrics
and vibrant pop melodies, reminiscent of James Bay & Paolo Nutini.
After 3 releases, featuring on New Music Friday Germany, Switzerland & Austria, 2 sold-out headline shows at Servant Jazz Quarters and The Slaughtered Lamb, Tom has gone back to the writing process to reinvent his sound, while keeping his soulful side alive.
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Lorna Dea is already back in the studio writing new material with Multi Platinum Selling Writer and Producer Fred Cox; whose credits to date are Rag N Bone Man, Anne-Marie, Paloma Faith, and many many more. New Music is set for release in February 2019.
Dea is a well known BBC introducing artist from the East Midlands with a real passion for old Soul and Motown, her music has been described as having a “Contemporary mix of steady pop beats with subtle undertones of an organic Motown vibe.”
Lorna released her second EP ‘Comfort Zone’ in February 2018, which charted in the iTunes R&B/Soul Album Chart at NUMBER 5, amongst idols that Lorna has grown up listening to such as Amy Winehouse, Stevie Wonder, Prince, Al Green and Tina Turner (the list goes on).
The new EP was well received by BBC radio, and all three original tracks from the ‘Comfort Zone’ EP have been played by BBC Introducing Dean Jackson. “Real Rising Star is Lorna Dea, superb local artist on the cusp of great success.” – Dean Jackson from Beat on the Beeb for BBC introducing in the East Midlands.
Dean Jackson also made two tracks from the EP Track of the Week for BBC Radio Leicester, where Lorna’s songs were played every day of the week. “She is just doing brilliantly, I think it’s Fabulous” – Ben Jackson BBC Radio Leicester
Following the success of this new EP Lorna was delighted to accept the opportunity to support Paloma Faith during her Architect Tour on 14 March at the O2 Arena in London and following this supported Tom Robinson on his tour in May.
Lorna definitely has the bug for performing Live and is working hard to establish regular appearances in major cities across the Midlands, more recently performing at The JamHouse in Birmingham – “Wow what a vocal, you have a fantastic Voice” – Ben Drummond – Promoter for The JamHouse, Birmingham
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