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Live @ Colston Hall, Bristol Folk Festival -Photo (c) http://www.folkfestivalphotos.co.uk by Kate Southall- visit her website
Quality musicianship & passion in equal measure…..heartfelt lyrics, distinctive & soaring vocals, natural charm… delightfully strong” - Acoustic Magazine
One half of ‘India Electric Co.’ Cole Stacey is an acclaimed folkster originally from Devon who in the last 3 years has opened sell-out shows for the likes of Midge Ure,Show of Hands & Cara Dillon. He’s enjoyed national radio play on the likes of BBC Radio 3, BBC 6Music, major festival appearances and headline European shows. Alongside multi-isntrumentalist/songwriter Joseph O’Keefe, he released their debut joint album ‘On Hire’ prompting adulation from the likes of Steve Knightley (Show Of Hands) who declared it is “Fresh, inventive & original… one of the best albums I’ve heard from young songwriters this year”. In 2014 ‘India Electric Co.’ release their debut album with a string of high profile support slots & packed touring schedule.
‘”Just so lovely,so fresh…[Cole & Joseph are] 1 of the more interesting collaborations of the year”
- BBC6 Music (Tom Robinson)