Kitty Macfarlane

25th October 2021

Price: £16.00


Kitty Macfarlane is a songwriter and guitarist from Somerset, nominated in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2019 for the Horizon award, and voted FATEA Female Artist of the Year. Carried by a clear voice 'controlled yet wild' (Folk Radio), her lyrics touch on intervention and rewilding, climate change and migration, woman’s age-old relationship with textiles and the land, and the changing face of the natural world.

From the starling murmurations on the Somerset Levels to the lowly eel's epic transatlantic migration, the coasts and estuaries of the South West and the small part we ourselves play in a much bigger picture, her songs are bound by the underlying theme of mankind's relationship with the wild.

Her debut album Namer Of Clouds was one of The Guardian's Best Folk Albums of 2018 and nominated for fRoots Album Of The Year, with airplay across BBC Radio 2, 3, 4 and 6 Music.

Away from the stage she has written and presented programmes for BBC Radio 3 (The Essay), Radio 4 (Open Country, Tweet of the Day), guested on the Folk on Foot podcast and performed live in session on BBC Radio 2.

http://www.kittymacfarlane.com

Upcoming Events

Urban Comedy Show
Urban Comedy Show

From the producers of Wahala Comedy Clash Jamaica Vs Africa, for the first time ever in Bristol, the UK's only X-Rated comedy show.  This...

Drink Up Thy Cider
Drink Up Thy Cider

 Drink Up Thy Cider…. The Adge Cutler Story. The West Country’s very own Foot Stomping Comedy Musical Starring Andy Ford as King...

© 2021 Clifton College Registered charity no. 311735
SITE INFO