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Tom Townsend

UNIVERSITY OF HULL, Hull, HU6 74X

15 Feb 2018

6+

Tom Townsend is a crafted singer songwriter and one of the most exciting new talents in the UK right now.

He is the embodiment of blues, jazz, pop and soul, all fused together in one magnetic indie package. From punchy, New-Orleans-style grooves and Latin Jazz, to delicate, poignant acoustic songs, Tom’s work is a glorious result of his countless years in music, and a beautiful blend of a diverse range of influences.

Ticket-holders will be able to claim a free 10” vinyl copy of Tom’s recent single at the gig (subject to availability) by signing up to his mailing list at the merchandise stall.

During the afternoon, Tom and members of his band will present a workshop, discussing the songwriting and arranging process for his recent album, and how this worked in the context of the recording studio. The session will therefore be relevant to songwriters, producers and performers.

2pm – 4pm: Workshop (observers welcome)

7:15pm: Doors open

7:30pm: Concert begins with Knackered Maracas (student band)

8:15pm: Jack Parker (student singer-songwriter)

9:00pm: Tom Townsend plus full band

(N.B. All stage times are approximate.)

Venue Details

UNIVERSITY OF HULL,
Hull,
HU6 74X

01482 346311

sdms@hull.ac.uk

http://www.hull.ac.uk

The University of Hull has been changing the way people think for 90 years. Our motto, Lampada Ferens, translates as ‘carrying the light of learning’, and over the years, we’ve shared that light with thousands of people from across the world. As England’s 14th-oldest university, we have a proud heritage of academic excellence, and a history of creating and inspiring life-changing research. And we have no plans to stop helping to build a better world.

Facilities

Accessible Toilets

Assistance Dogs

Baby Changing

Blue-Badge Parking

Level Access

Wheelchair Access

Opening Times

Monday
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