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2019 saw James Yorkston release his 10th solo album on Domino, Route to the Harmonium, which garnered widespread critical acclaim. James returns to Kitchen Garden Cafe for his annual Xmas show, playing songs both new and old.
'A thousand times more haunting than anything the New Acoustic Movement ever dreamed of' said the NME. Indeed Scottish musician James Yorkston's music is haunting, but there is something else in his music which lifts him above the average acoustic singer/songwriter. At times he sounds like a rat-pack crooner, the next like a Scottish balladeer, and just when he's got down to his quietest, most fragile moment he'll break into one of the loudest acoustic guitar intervals you're likely to hear. James Yorkston is diversity at it's best, with all the quality of tradition and excitement of the new.
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Kitchen Garden Cafe
- 17 York Road
- King's Heath
- B14 7SA
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