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Tue 13 Sep 2022

20:00

Vincent Neil Emerson (Cancelled)

+ Ed Tattersall

The Crofters Rights

Person playing an acoustic guitar wearing a stetson and leather vest

At the core of Vincent Neil Emerson’s songwriting is his frank, emotive storytelling.

Heavily influenced by fellow Texan Townes Van Zandt alongside the likes of Steve Earle, Guy Clarke and Roger Miller, the “East Texan troubadour is making some of the finest, rawest country sounds of recent years” (Uncut).

Where Emerson’s 2019 debut album ‘Fried Chicken and Evil Women’ offered lighter, more tongue-in-cheek tones, his self-titled follow up sees him lean into a darker, starker sound.

“The influence and spirit of Van Zandt permeates Emerson’s new album” (Rolling Stone) as he confronts heavier and deeply personal subject matter.

We regret that this show has been cancelled. All ticket holders are being contacted and refunds will be issued from the point of purchase.

Presented by Bristol Beacon Standing event Age: 16+

“Vincent will plant the flag of his [songwriting] forebears firmly in the consciousness of a whole new generation”

Rodney Crowell

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Ed Tattersall

Bristol penned Americana with heart-soothing melodies – at times fragile and others anthemic – with intensely personal, yet universal stories woven through their With a Paulo Nutini/Rod Stewart rasp, intertwined with a whole lotta of energy, Ed caught the attention of hit record producer and songwriter Jamie Petrie in 2017. During the year Ed saw a continuous medley of studio work, live shows and the shooting of music videos. He has performed at a wide variety of venues includes the O2 Islington, Limerick Castle and the Curious Orange festival.

The venue

The Crofters Rights

Covid-19 Safety Measures at The Crofters Rights

Please follow these safety measures when you visit The Crofters Rights. If you have Covid-19 symptoms or have been asked to self-isolate you should not attend this event.

  Wear a face covering

  Follow one-way signage

  PCR/Lateral flow test encouraged, proof not required

  Be respectful of other people’s personal space

Getting There

Address: 117-119 Stokes Croft, Cotham, Bristol BS1 3RW

Crofters Rights is located near Bristol city centre in Stokes Croft, 8-minutes walk from The Bearpit and opposite Carriageworks.

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