Folk Bands and Artists
JACK HARRIS takes a compassionate look at things both common and uncommon, and sees them differently. His songs are literate, curious, often in character, and always intriguing. He was a SXSW showcasing artist at 17, and the youngest ever winner of the Kerrville Folk Festival´s New Folk Award in 2005 (previous winners include Gillian Welch, Devon Sproule and Anais Mitchell). He has been the recipient of the PRS ATOM award for new music creation, as well as an EFDSS creative bursary for songwriting. His first album ´The Flame and The Pelican´ was in the Telegraph´s Top 10 Roots/ Folk albuns iof the year, and his second, The Wide Afternoon, has just been released to universal critical accliam.
´highly original...compelling´ ★★★★ The Guardian
´..a captivation songwriting talent´ ★★★★ The Independent
´A most remarkable discovery´ ★★★★★ fRoots Magazine