Acoustic Americana Music

Dates & times

Devon's Alan West, Steve Black and Adam Sweet were a hit when they opened Festival 2015's Country event, in support of Ward Thomas. This time, they're the principal act, supported by special guest duo Chasing Summer from the US.

Chasing Summer is an international folk/rock duo, Often compared to Mumford & Sons and duos like The Swell Season, whose music can be described as stomp-clapping, newgrass-infused Americana, known for their soulful style and rich harmonies.

For many years Alan West has been regarded as having one of the greatest voices to come out of the UK.
Steve Black is a widely-acclaimed songwriter with numerous awards to his credit and Adam Sweet a talented guitarist, bluesy singer and songwriter.
As a trio, they bring together the very best elements of country and Americana music in a light-hearted and entertaining musical feast.

"Alan West is a UK treasure." - Alan Cackett, Editor Maverick magazine.
"If you are true to the music, the music will be true to you and Alan West is very much the embodiment of that for me." - Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2.

Live music

To read the Kent Country music online synopsis, click here


Venue : Ship Theatre, Walthamstow Hall School

Ticket Price : £12 on the door, £10 in advance


Please note Amelia Curran will, unfortunately, no longer be appearing in this event





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