Brunch Barnstormer - Emily Portman Trio

Emily Portman (vocals, concertina, banjo)
Lucy Farrell (vocals, viola, saw)
Rachel Newton (vocals, harp)

Emily Portman is the 2013 holder of the BBC Radio 2 folk award for Best original Song; anaccolade which reflects her power to lure listeners into a complex and darkly surreal netherworld, conjuring a dark and brooding realm. her ethereal voice bewitches audiences with sirenic harmonies and haunting arrangements for harp, concertina, banjo, strings and saw.
Emily will be showcasing material from her third album in this tour. Emily, Lucy and Rachel will also be busy touring with Alasdair Roberts in ‘the furrow Collective’, who release their debut album in February.

“[Emily] recasts antique folk and myth into stunning shapes ... remarkable and original”  - The Observer
“The raw stuff of the great ballads” - Mike Harding, BBC Radio 2
“rampantly imaginative”  - fRoots 

Sunday 21 June  12 noon (doors open) 
Tickets £12 (£10 concessions £5 children)
Riverhouse Barn
Manor Road
KT12 2PF