Claire Hastings is a folksinger/songwriter and ukulele player performing songs of humour and poignancy, passion and social history “with a voice as fresh and clear as a Scots spring morning” The Living Tradition
Originally from Dumfries, Claire was named BBC Radio Scotland’s Young Traditional Musician of the Year in 2015. Since winning the title, her performance highlights include BBC Proms in the Park, BBC Music Day (where she sang alongside Lulu, Jamie Cullum and Deacon Blue) and the Orkney Folk Festival. Her debut album Between River and Railway has been greeted by huge critical acclaim.
“Between River and Railway…an album that touches the soul, and lifts the heart” Neil McFadyen, Folk Radio
Eastgate On The Road - Forro FiestaDate: 22/06/2019Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmPrice: £10, £6, £25 family of four Savour all the colours, rhythms and moves of Brazil with Bristol Branch playing forró dance numbers.
Lonesome Ace StringbandDate: 18/09/2019Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmPrice: £15, £13, £6 under 15 feel the energy of three passionate musicians playing the bejesus out of those instruments and loving every minute.