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Review of debut album Last Smoke Before The Snowstorm and interview with Benjamin Francis Leftwich

The debut album of York based singer songwriter Benjamin Francis Leftwich is a romantic delight, perfect for a lazy summer's day...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Benjamin Francis Leftwich by Sam Parr
Benjamin Francis Leftwich by Sam Parr.

He's got a beautiful lilting voice and a way with words that belies his age: meet romantic new singer songwriter Benjamin Francis Leftwich of York. It all started with an invitation from Jo Whiley to play at her Little Noise Session at the Union Chapel back in 2010. Plaudits followed and soon his debut album Last Smoke Before The Snowstorm was being produced by Ian Grimble, who has worked with Mumford & Sons. He'll be at a plethora of festivals this summer including Truck Festival and then he's got a headline tour starting in September.

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Icelandic Music Artist, Eliza Newman: Interview

This Icelandic lady taught millions how to say 'Eyjafjallajökull'. She also plays the ukelele like a dream. We love her quirky, folk pop.

Written by Helen Martin

Eliza Newman by Jenny Lloyd
Eyjafjallajokull. How did you say that it your head? The impressive word refers to the glacier on top of the volcanic mountain (remember the ash cloud?) …