London-based three-piece Bella Figura are proving to be one’s to watch this year.
Currently captivating audiences all round the UK on their ‘Coffee House’ Tour, performing two or even three shows a day, London three piece Bella Figura are winning fans over with their cinematic rock grooves since releasing two EPs and a single in the form of Forever Lost. Their sound is a meeting of “Classic West coast Rock & British poetic lyricism”. Justin Gartry’s deep soulful voice has resonances of Eddie Vedder and the band’s passionate nature has similarities to Neil Young. No doubt this will be a band to watch this year.
Be sure to check them out at one of these intimate free shows:
27th Jan – Essex University, SU Bar @ 1pm & University Of London, Student Central @ 6pm
28th Jan – Loughborough University, SU Piazza @ 1pm & Warwick University Curiositea @ 5:30pm
29th Jan – Bath University, The Plug Bar @ 1pm & Bath Spa University, SU Bar @ 3pm & University of West Of England, SU Bar @ 5pm
1st Feb – Keele University, Blend @ 12:30pm & Liverpool University, The Courtyard @ 3pm
2nd Feb – Nottingham Trent University, The Landing @ 12:30pm & Lincoln University, The Swan @ 3:30pm
3rd Feb – Huddersfield University, Student Central @ 12:15pm & Bradford University, Student Central @ 2pm & Leeds University, SU Bar @ 5pm
4th Feb – Newcastle University, Mens Bar @ 12:30pm & Northumbria University, Habita @ 3:30pm
5th Feb – Sterling University, Venue @ 1pm & St Andrew’s University, Rector’s Cafe @ 5:30pm
Photo by Greg Clifford.
All words by Philip Allen. More writing by Philip on Louder Than War can be found at his author’s archive.