Singers Featuring New Roots Finalist – IONA LANE
18th November @ 8:15 pm - 11:00 pm£5.00 (£4.00 Members)
Iona Lane is a young, upcoming folk singer and musician who is currently studying for a BA Hons (Folk) degree, with a scholarship, at Leeds College of Music under the tuition of Jim Moray, Nancy Kerr and Bryony Griffith. Performing a mix of traditional and original folk songs, Iona has been praised throughout the scene for her delicate yet powerful vocals, which have been captivating audiences up and down the country.
“I think a lot of folk clubs would enjoy having Iona along.” – Tony Birch, FATEA (2019)
“It’s wonderful to see an act like Iona Lane, who is so brilliantly capable of exploring the various corners of the folk world across one set, and reminding you of what you love about each one.”– Stephen, Folkroom Records (2019)
“Iona is definitely one to watch out for, well-crafted songs, sensitive guitar work embroidered with harmonics and a voice that completes the package. As one of the audience said to me after her set, “You certainly know how to find them, lovely”!” – Keiron Jones, Hitchin Folk Club (2019)