An Evening with

Kris Drever (Lau), James Yorkston and Withered Hand

Venue: South Street (Directions)

Wed 11 Oct, 20:00
Sold out


Please note there is no support act. All three performers will be onstage together at 8pm. The venue and bar will be open from 7pm.

Three outstanding singer-songwriters, onstage together throughout, sharing songs and stories.

James Yorkston, named as the “Finest songwriter of his generation” by the great John Peel, James has led a varied and critically-acclaimed career: an original member of The Fence Collective, a highly-praised author, a member of genre-defying Yorkston Thorne Khan and sometime folk-club organiser. “One of the most influential singer/songwriters on the Scottish folk scene” The Scotsman.

Scottish songwriter Kris Drever celebrated a decade of critical and commercial success by winning both BBC Radio 2 Folk Singer of The Year 2017 and Best Original Track 2017. "Completely infectious" BBC Music *****. "Utterly stunning" fRoots. Kris is a member of the celebrated British folk trio Lau.

Withered Hand – aka Dan Wilson. His two albums, ‘Good News’ and ‘New Gods’, have garnered accolades and been praised for their depth and startling honesty. A Rolling Stone ‘Artist to Watch’. "Endlessly lovable" NME. “Enlightening, wry and devastating but most of all, it's life-affirming” The Quietus.

Ticket information

£17, £15 members - become a member

Venue info

South Street

21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU

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Contact: Box Office: 0118 960 6060; Administration: 0118 937 3456

Box office is open at South Street Arts Centre on performance days one hour before the show (subject to availability)

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