Since scooping an Ivor Novello Award for his first single in 2007, Scott Matthews has continued to emerge as a master of bluesy acoustica. His “elegant, quietly soulful vocal work” (Guardian) and “beautiful…intense” (BBC) lyrics liken him to Paul Simon, Tim Buckley, Nick Drake and John Martyn. Returning to Bristol with a performance of well-loved tracks and material from the new album, Matthews delivers a stripped-back, acoustic “masterclass in original and layered folk music” (Renowned for Sound).
Support from Ady Johnson.
Ages 14+. This is a standing show.
On Wednesday 23 September 2020 Colston Hall changed its name to Bristol Beacon.
Our new name is just the first step, it is about more than the sign above our door. Click below to find out more about how we’re changing, watch our name announcement, and discover how we want everyone to share in the joy of live music.