On tonight’s Artistic Echoes show we are joined in the studio by Chris Flynn for a special acoustic set.
We also have music from Izzie Walsh, Elle Mary & The Bad Men, Hannah Ashcroft and Mugen.
Tune in to Canalside Radio 102.8fm or www.canalsideradio.net from 9pm to hear it.
The accomplished singer songwriter is performing his new album with guest musicians, following sell out gigs and accomplished performances in 2013.
He synthesises the best songcraft from the North and takes inspiration from kitchen sink playwrights and musicians such as Tom Waits, Elvis Costello and The Smiths. His single Pandora, released earlier this year was recorded at the legendary Blueprint Studios, with a stunning music video, starring Maxine Peake in the role of ‘Pandora’.
2013 has been an exciting year for Chris Flynn, he has written some of his best songs to date. As well as touring his new solo material Chris has been a special guest for grammy nominee John Fullbright and songwriter Martin G Stephenson. Chris has also played a number of festivals this year including Kendal Calling, Ramsbottom Festival, Greater Manchester Fringe Festival and Salford Music Festival.
As well as writing new solo material, he is involved in a number of collaborations with a variety of artists, including Julianne Regan. When he hasn’t been writing Chris has been playing his recent songs in small venues, ready for a bigger solo tour, Spring 2014.