BFS Records Present some of the best up and coming artists from the south of the UK.
Andy Robbins is a popular and well known singer songwriter from Oxfordshire. His unique blend of acoustic blues has seen him quickly become a local favourite. Andy has performed all across the UK and Europe and even did a small tour in San Francisco, US. He is a regular on the festival circuit playing Oxfordshire festivals such as Cornbury and Beacon Festival as well as some further afield, including Hop Farm Festival where he supported his hero Bob Dylan.
Francesca Luker is a 14 year old singer/songwriter based in Buckinghamshire. She signed to BFS Records in January 2018 and is currently in the process of recording her first EP and which will be released summer 2018. Although she may be young she hasn't let this stop her from making waves in the music industry already, having performed on ITV's "The Voice Kids" and having all three judges turning around after hearing the power and depth to her voice. In an interview after her blind audition Will.i.am said "When I first heard her voice I was amazed that it was so rich as if she lived life for years, her tone was so smooth, she sounds amazing". Francesca has been singing ever since she can remember, playing the piano and writing songs since the ageof 7. Francesca's main music inspirations include London Grammar, Lauren Hill, Eryka Badu, Lana Del Rey and Amy Winehouse.
Abi Farrell is a singer-songwriter from Oxford, now based in London. Abi's original music is packed with catchy riffs and carefully crafted soulful melodies that tell captivating stories of anxiety, faith, hope, and love lost and gained. The track 'Reasons You Should Stay' received a 'Best Original Song' award at the competition Open Mic UK in 2015, going on to secure regional radio airplay from BBC Introducing.
Abi's spare time studying History at the University of Birmingham from 2012-2016 was spent as a singer in the all-female a cappella group The Uptone Girls, and she later joined the function band Charlie and the Funk Factory. Both experiences have honed her musical ability and versatility and enhanced her on-stage presence. With a vibrant and attention-grabbing purity to her vocal tone, Abi expresses herself in a captivating and intimate acoustic performance.