Thu Jan 16 2020

8:30 PM - 11:00 PM (Doors 7:00 PM)

Green Note

106 Parkway London NW1 7AN

£11.00

All Ages

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New Roots presents... ROB CORCORAN & THE NECESSARY EVILS with support from LOUIS BRENNAN
 

Dublin troubadour Rob Corcoran is a much respected figure on the London roots scene, with folk legend Christy Moore including his version of Corcoran’s brilliant ‘Ringing That Bell’ as a key song in his current touring set.  Backed by a firing five-piece band, Rob’s lyrically compelling, beautifully observed songs are drenched in Celtic soul, drawing from the same deep wells that serve Van Morrison and Mike Scott so well. Present too is a strong thread of influence from the heart-on-sleeve poetry of John Prine, Hank Williams and Leaonard Cohen. He recently supported legendary Irish roots artist Mary Coughlan in the UK, and continues to hone his craft both solo and with full band around the best folk venues of Britain and Ireland.  
 
 
"This man can surely sing, and he has a great band behind him. He says some things that need to be said" Christy Moore
 
“I implore you check him out, don’t let me down... this guy is special.” Americana UK 9/10
 
“From the moment he steps on stage, Corcoran perspires authenticity in that fluent way that a hundred record execs have tried and failed to manufacture”. Anne Frankenstein: Jazz FM (UK)

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London based Dubliner Louis Brennan is a singer-songwriter in the folk tradition. His folk however aren’t the field hands and travelling minstrels of yore but the repressed middle managers and ennui-ridden urbanites of late stage capitalism. They populate tales of bad sex, half-drunk commutes and interpersonal claustrophobia delivered in Brennan’s cracked baritone, at times intensely intimate, at times broad, peppered with pitch-black humour.
 
“A master storyteller with a voice like rolling thunder” GQ
 
"His ability to twist and turn a simple phrase can render the most innocent line into something utterly heartbreaking" CLASH

 

NEW ROOTS is committed to promoting events that shine a light on up and coming talent in the UK alt-folk and contemporary roots music scene.  It’s committed to providing artists with an environment that is sympathetic to what they do, giving musicians the respect they and their music deserve - for this reason we ask for no talking and no use of mobile phones while artists are performing. Our music policy comes from the kitchen table, the roots of public performance- intimate, acoustic based, high quality musicianship with as little interference between performer and listener as possible. 

 

Listen to New Roots Radio here

 

New Roots presents...
Rob Corcoran & the Necessary Evils, Louis Brennan

  • Rob Corcoran & the Necessary Evils

    Rob Corcoran & the Necessary Evils

    Alternative Folk

  • Louis Brennan

    Louis Brennan

    Alternative Folk

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New Roots presents...

Rob Corcoran & the Necessary Evils, Louis Brennan

Thu Jan 16 2020 8:30 PM - 11:00 PM

(Doors 7:00 PM)

Green Note London
Rob Corcoran & the Necessary Evils, Louis Brennan

£11.00 All Ages

New Roots presents... ROB CORCORAN & THE NECESSARY EVILS with support from LOUIS BRENNAN
 

Dublin troubadour Rob Corcoran is a much respected figure on the London roots scene, with folk legend Christy Moore including his version of Corcoran’s brilliant ‘Ringing That Bell’ as a key song in his current touring set.  Backed by a firing five-piece band, Rob’s lyrically compelling, beautifully observed songs are drenched in Celtic soul, drawing from the same deep wells that serve Van Morrison and Mike Scott so well. Present too is a strong thread of influence from the heart-on-sleeve poetry of John Prine, Hank Williams and Leaonard Cohen. He recently supported legendary Irish roots artist Mary Coughlan in the UK, and continues to hone his craft both solo and with full band around the best folk venues of Britain and Ireland.  
 
 
"This man can surely sing, and he has a great band behind him. He says some things that need to be said" Christy Moore
 
“I implore you check him out, don’t let me down... this guy is special.” Americana UK 9/10
 
“From the moment he steps on stage, Corcoran perspires authenticity in that fluent way that a hundred record execs have tried and failed to manufacture”. Anne Frankenstein: Jazz FM (UK)

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London based Dubliner Louis Brennan is a singer-songwriter in the folk tradition. His folk however aren’t the field hands and travelling minstrels of yore but the repressed middle managers and ennui-ridden urbanites of late stage capitalism. They populate tales of bad sex, half-drunk commutes and interpersonal claustrophobia delivered in Brennan’s cracked baritone, at times intensely intimate, at times broad, peppered with pitch-black humour.
 
“A master storyteller with a voice like rolling thunder” GQ
 
"His ability to twist and turn a simple phrase can render the most innocent line into something utterly heartbreaking" CLASH

 

NEW ROOTS is committed to promoting events that shine a light on up and coming talent in the UK alt-folk and contemporary roots music scene.  It’s committed to providing artists with an environment that is sympathetic to what they do, giving musicians the respect they and their music deserve - for this reason we ask for no talking and no use of mobile phones while artists are performing. Our music policy comes from the kitchen table, the roots of public performance- intimate, acoustic based, high quality musicianship with as little interference between performer and listener as possible. 

 

Listen to New Roots Radio here

 

Please correct the information below.

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All Ages
limit 6 per person
General Admission
£11.00 (£10.00 + £1.00 Fees, excluding any delivery costs)

Delivery Method

eTickets

Terms & Conditions

The venue comprises both seated and standing space. There are a limited number of seats. These are allocated on a first come first served basis, so if you’d like a seat, please ensure you arrive early.

Tickets are non-refundable, EXCEPT in the case of a show being cancelled. In certain circumstances credit notes will be issued. Please see greennote.co.uk for full refund policy.

TicketWeb are committed to supporting grassroots & independent music across the UK and are proud to partner with & support the work of the Music Venue Trust. A 50p contribution from the booking fee on each ticket goes directly to maintain and sustain this venue. For more info on the work the Music Venues Trust does to support grassroots venues in the UK please visit www.musicvenuetrust.com