Tees Valley Arts presents: GrooveTrain + Henwen
An evening of live music soulfood with two top acts.
UK funkrocksoul 7-piece GrooveTrain is made up of touring and session musicians (including British Blues and Soul Awards nominees) with a big reputation built on the UK festival and theatre scene, including shows with the BBC’s Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club, Incognito, The Blockheads and discofunk kings Heatwave. Expect big sounds, soulful sax and a nod to Stevie Wonder, Bill Withers and the Doobie Brothers.www.groovetrain.co.uk
North Yorkshire Goddesses of Acappella, Henwen perform big blues, old folk, new country and songs they write themselves across the UK - including at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, on national TV and radio, and alongside poets including Ian MacMillan, Linton Kwesi Johnson and Patience Agbabi. Kwesi Johnson said of them “I can't think when I last heard anything so beautiful”.