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Upcoming shows: Old Sea Brigade... Rachael Dadd... The Happy Soul... James Yorkston & Nina Persson... Stars... Siv Jakobsen... Weyes Blood... Jesse Malin... Coruja Jones... Rozi Plain... Sweet Baboo... Kerala Dust... Sophie Jamieson... Will Sheff / Okkervil River... SLUG... Beans on Toast... Honey Harper... The Dream Syndicate... Rachel Baiman... Anna B Savage... Joshua Burnside... His Lordship... The Courettes... Unthank : Smith... William Crighton... Ailbhe Reddy... Shannon Lay... Neil Cowley... Cindy... Sounds From The Other City 2023... Roddy Woomble... Freya Beer... SBT (Sarabeth Tucek)... Eric Bibb... The Beths... The Burning Hell... Andy Shauf... Holy Moly & The Crackers...

When: 7.30pm on Friday 19 May 2017
Where: The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester M4 1LE

We’re delighted to be working with Jenn Grant again – this time, at the Castle Hotel!

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Jenn Grant’s Paradise is the most adventurous and deliberate work she’s ever done. Following 2015’s Juno nominations of Triple A Album Of The Year and Songwriter Of The Year for Compostela, Grant and husband Daniel Ledwell took a year in their home studio to craft an album of melodic beauty and sonic diversity.

Grant displays the nuanced soulfulness in her voice, and touches on folk, R&B, and rock balladry. Paradise is the result of a talented, experienced musician employing all her abilities to lengths never before heard.

Grant will be joined by acclaimed pop singer-songwriter Hannah Georgas. Since her debut, the fellow Canadian musician Georgas has won numerous awards and racked up multiple nominations. She has previously joined City and Colour on his European tour and shared stages with the likes of Sara Bareilles and Kathleen Edwards, playing everywhere from Madison Square Garden to the LA Greek Theatre. Georgas’ music has also been featured on HBO’s Girls. Her current album, For Evelyn, was described by The Telegraph as evoking ‘the idiosyncratic indie of Feist‘.

Buy tickets now. Tickets are available from the bar (no booking fee), Piccadilly Records, Vinyl Exchange, WeGotTickets.comTicketline.co.uk and on 0871 220 0260.

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