And so to the final show of a sensational first year for Retune. OK, so it was barely December, but we needed no excuse to offer free homemade mince pies to our guests, which added to an already mouth-watering evening of live music.
Despite the festivities and family celebrations, Christmas is a particularly challenging time for mental health, and a … Continue reading
Our November show was already looking special, with an unplugged set from Stortford favourites The Kazans preceded by indie singer/songwriter DIDI and piano-led Anna Wells. We then had some excellent news in the run-up to the show: Mozzy Green frontman and all-round outstanding performer Ben Sommers was going to treat us to a couple of songs to open the evening.
We seem to say this every time, but these nights just keep on getting better. Sabrina Francis and her fabulous band joined us all the way from Grenada in the West Indies. The Caribbean four-piece were on a European tour and playing in Madrid and Paris, as well as the illustrious Bishop’s Stortford! Hemel Hempstead’s Minnie Birch was also on … Continue reading
Our final Retune of the 2018 summer played host to an eclectic trio of songwriters: Norwegian ‘scandi pop/country’ artist Liv Austen, the dynamic duo of Pat Crilly and Greg Camburn, and fresh on the scene LACK ahead of her debut EP release.
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It is hard to believe that we are already on our fifth show at Retune, and each one has been a treat. August was no different, as witty singer/songwriter Dan Wilde topped the bill, supported by the soulful Lauren Scudder and local youngster Scarlet Thomas.
Retune founder Tom Ryder started the night with the usual introduction to the project, and … Continue reading
- Retune #14 Sunday 6th October 2019: Max Palmer + Alice Walker + Richard Burrell
- Retune #13 Sunday 4th August 2019: Scott Booth + Riviera + Roisin O’Hagan
- Retune #12 Sunday 2nd June 2019 ‘Retune In June’: SuRie + Joe Slater + Ciara Vizzard + Monochroma + Steve Bugeja + Open Mic
- Retune #11 Sunday 14th April 2019: Alex Bayly + Tom Lee + Daniel Lumley + Josie Stephanie
- Retune #10 Sunday 3rd February 2019: WardnParker + Ben Sommers + Majelen