That the Railway Inn in Winchester has become a hotbed of Americana is due, in the main, to the sterling efforts of promoters, SC4m.co.uk, AKA the husband and wife team of Oliver and Birgit Gray. Wind the clock back to May 2003 and, in Oliver’s own words, “We started off booking Peter Bruntnell, partly because … Continue reading “Peter Bruntnell + Sophia Marshall, Railway Inn, Winchester, 12th September 2019”
Deciding whether to catch the support artist or not can be a bit of a lottery. Stay in the bar and you risk missing out on something special, roll up and you can end up shuffling around and feigning interest as some plucky trier tests the limits of your attention span. Tonight’s winners were certainly … Continue reading “Peter Bruntnell + Sophia Marshall, Gullivers, Manchester, 30th May 2019”
Following on from her solo debut EP last year comes a full album from Leicester’s Sophia Marshall, once half of the much missed Havenots. It’s a slender little thing, with nine songs clocking in at a tad over thirty minutes but there’s much to like and indeed love. All are Marshall originals bar Losing You, … Continue reading “Sophia Marshall “Bye Bye” (Independent, 2017)”
A great video to accompany the latest excellent song from Sophia Marshall, late of the Havenots and now of a blossoming solo career, with this taken from her latest release Bye Bye.
Once a Havenot, this is a very nice new single from Sophia Marshall written by her ex-Havenot partner Liam Dullaghan, out now. New album released on October 6th.
Best known as one half of the acclaimed and much missed Havenots, Leicester’s Sophia Marshall has been absent from the music scene for some time. She’s recently dipped her toe back in and the results are a few gigs and this five track EP. Live, her delightfully delicate and fragile vocals, shown to such good … Continue reading “Sophia Marshall “The Paper Thin EP” (Independent, 2016)”