Sarah Gillespie Quartet

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Last Show: Tuesday 3 rd October 2017

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

Anglo-American songstress Sarah Gillespie has received widespread critical acclaim for mixing of folk, jazz & blues with trademark poetic lyricism. Tonight she will be previewing some new material for her upcoming album plus performing songs from her back catalogue. Gillespie had toured in Europe, the USA and the UK building a snowballing fanbase.

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"Is she the new Joni Mitchell? PJ Harvey? Bob Dylan even? She recalls all three but Gillespie’s spiky lyrical gift is utterly distinctive. "

Metro - London

"Haunting tunes and striking lyrics…yearningly pretty and bitter sweet."

The Independant ★★★★★

"Beat Poet Adventurer Strays Beyond Bounds of Singer Songwriter"

Mojo ★★★★

"Just beautiful" 

Robert Wyatt 2016 

Band Lineup

Sarah Gillespie (guitar, vocals)

Kit Downes (piano)

James Maddren (drums)

Ruth Gollar (bass)

Emma Divine (backing vocals)