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Jake Bugg

1st December 2017 - Friday 19:00

Jake Bugg, England's sensational indie rock artist is bringing his signature sounds to the Saint Andrews Hall!

Jake Bugg (birth name Jake Edwin Charles Kennedy) was born in Nottingham (England) in 1994 and is a singer, songwriter, and multi instrumentalist (guitar, bass guitar, slide guitar, piano, and harmonica). His musical style is best described as a blend of indie rock (a genre of alternative rock that originated in the United States and the United Kingdom in the 1980s, encapsulating the genres chamber pop, indie pop, lo fi, math rock, neo psychedelia, post punk revival, sadcore, and shoegaze) and indie folk (a style that arose in the 1990s - among musicians from indie rock scenes influenced by folk music - and is characterized by a blend of acoustic guitar melodies of traditional folk music with contemporary instrumentation). He’s had a stellar career with 4 studio albums (all of which were top 10 hits on the UK Albums chart), 3 extended plays, and 21 singles. His eponymous debut studio album was a chart topper in the UK and has been certified double Platinum. He's also collaborated with British hip hop and grime artist Tinie Tempah and he's been the supporting act for Lana Del Ray, Example, and Michael Kiwanuka. He's received many accolades including an NME Award (for Best Solo Artist), a Silver Clef Award (for Best Male), and an Ivor Novello Awards (for Best Song Musically and Lyrically).

Don't miss your chance to see this artist add a unique touch to indie rock and indie folk music!