sat 27 oct20:15small hallPast event
Her lyrics are seldom frivolous: a background of poverty, alcohol and drugs serves as her inspiration, which gives her music the qualification ‘country-noir’. Her predilection for outsiders prompted her to collaborate with American war veterans. The songs on her recently released album Rifles and Rosary all have their origins in their poignant experiences, replete with hardship and depression. She succeeded in an almost miraculous way in making the tales told by these former soldiers, within all their rough edges, sound hopeful.