Date:Sat 11 Nov
St James Church
Lineup:Winter Mountain with Sadie Horler and The Wood Carts
Cornish singer-songwriter Joe Francis is Winter Mountain.
Winter Mountain blends melodic songs, an amazing band, an extraordinary voice and heartfelt lyrics in a sound reminiscent of a time before digital recording, when the emphasis fell on the importance of the live performance and the essence of the song.
A Radio 2 favorite and championed by Seth Lakeman (Who appears on WM's recent album) Winter Mountain has toured the UK, Ireland and Europe and has recently supported Seal, The Feeling, Richard Thompson, The Waterboys, Seth Lakeman, Guy Garvey, Paul Brady, Cara Dillon, Gomez frontman Ben Ottewell and many more.
A review of Winter Mountains recent sold out London show appeared on the prestigious website 'Music Riot', saying: 'A night of exceptional music from a blistering, shimmering 4 piece comprised of exemplary musicians who recreate and re-energise the soulful, folk-rock songs from the extraordinary albums that have won Winter Mountain so much acclaim - ★★★★★'