Bronwynne Brent “Undercover” (Independent, 2020)

Undercover’ is the third album from Mississippi-born Bronwynne Brent. It’s a shift away from the folky Americana sound of her previous albums, ‘Deep Dark Water’ (2011) and ‘Stardust’ (2014) into the jazzy sounds of a cocktail-soaked New Orleans club night. Brent’s voice really shines through for this style of music: she’s been compared to Amy Winehouse, Peggy Lee and Billie Holiday. Continue reading “Bronwynne Brent “Undercover” (Independent, 2020)”

Bronwynne Brent heads to UK for dates next month

Gritty Mississippi Delta songbird Bronwynne Brent is returning to the UK next month to perform material from past releases as well as a brand new album ‘Undercover’ over the course of an extensive three-week long tour. Brent has twice carried off the Best Female Performer title in our annual Reader’s Poll here at AUK and various BBC radio presenters continue to champion her where the singer, who has been compared to Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee and Amy Winehouse, previously recorded a studio session with Whispering Bob Harris who described her as “really special” (in the nice sense of that word). Continue reading “Bronwynne Brent heads to UK for dates next month”

Bronwynne Brent kicks off UK tour on Friday

Following her successful return to our fair shores in 2017, Mississippi Delta songbird Bronwynne Brent
is returning to the UK this week to showcase new material from her brand new forthcoming album. Brent ended 2016 on a high, the highest high known to man (well, woman) by carrying off the Best Female Performer title in our annual Reader’s Poll for the second year running. Catch her live in a Yorkshirian Victorian model village on Friday before she weaves her way around the country.  Dates below. Continue reading “Bronwynne Brent kicks off UK tour on Friday”