All the way from the USA … Laura Cortese, (fiddler, vocalist and song-writer) is a Berklee School of Music graduate and the front-woman and bandleader of Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards. She is joined by Valerie Thompson (cello), Jenna Moynihan (fiddle), and Emma Smith (bass). Their new album, California Calling, has been described as ‘post-folk that seriously rocks’. David Innes declared in R2 magazine that Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards had been his “most memorable gig” of the past twelve months, saying they “swung and rocked with constraint-free exuberance, tugging at and capturing the hearts of everyone.”
Tickets are £13 in advance (£15 on the door)- u16’s half price) Doors open 7.30pm for an 8pm start.