Blackheart OrchestraSunday, 24 April 2022 Time: 7.30pm
The Blackheart Orchestra is a two person orchestra playing up to 13 instruments in their unique live show. Their symphonic use of vintage synthesisers, acoustic and electric guitars, mandola, bass, bowed guitar and percussion, piano, organ, omnichord and melodica creates powerful, highly emotional music that has been described as a modern day Pink Floyd, a more accessible Portishead and with many comparisons to the creativity of Kate Bush.
Their highly acclaimed album Mesmeranto entered the Official UK Rock Chart at No.18 hailed as “A mesmerising powerhouse”, “An avant-garde musical utopia” and “A life-enhancing listening experience”.
Singer Chrissy Mostyn was voted No.8 in a UK female vocalist poll and named “One of the most extraordinary voices singing anywhere today”.
“So stunning and beautiful, their music reaches areas of your head and heart that you never knew existed” - Metal Planet
Recent awards include Best British Duo, a nomination for the Limelight Progressive Music Award, voted in the UK’s Top 4 Best New Bands, No.4 in New York’s Big Takeover Top 10 Albums of the Year and voted twice in Rock Writers’ Top 20 Albums of the year.
£15 (advance) / £18 (door)