Songwriter Friday returns this month with a treat of three amazing songwriters under one roof.
Tynedale's Five Men no Dog in the last year have been making a good name breaking new audiences and building a lively following with their
up beat , positive joyful jazzy folk with a pop bent .. superb harmonies make them a true standout outfit.
Rex Marriot is new to the Vault and certainly one to watch out for
The Hexham-based singer-songwriter was born and raised in South Dorset, where he served with punk/new wave bands My God We've Created A Monster and Dream Home Collapses. After a lengthy break, Rex recently resumed his musical career. Among his many influences, Rex cites Buzzcocks, Small Faces, Julian Cope, Gene Clark, Duke Ellington and Joseph Haydn.
And last but not least from his back catalogue of well crafted songs Ben Haslam searches love and old age and the alternative 'Bondesque performed with his Friend and Fello Tracy Island Bass player Martin Bloomfield . Music inspired by the likes of Stranglers , Undertones , Devine Comedy and Steely Dan and Beatles.