Greg Hancock, Em Marshall and Ben Morgan-Brown take it to The Bridge on June 1st

Three songwriters take it to The Bridge

Event Date: 
01/06/2019 - 7:30pm
The Bridge Inn, Bridge Hill, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0QQ

Greg Hancock, Em Marshall and Ben Morgan-Brown are all Devon-based singer songwriters, each with a unique style and very different influences. And they are good friends. Greg and Ben first met doing open mics in and around the Exeter area. Ben also used to work in a guitar shop which is where he met Em Marshall, as a customer. It was later that he found out that Em was the partner of Tim Jones who he now writes and performs with. The first time the three of them met in the same room was in Exeter at Ben's wedding in November last year as Greg and Em both knew Ben, but hadn't yet met each...

Charlotte Ward celebrates Open Mic success

Authored by idewards
Posted: Wed, 12/04/2013 - 10:05am

Exeter singer/songwriter Charlotte Ward is celebrating after reaching the national finals of the prestigious talent competition Open Mic UK.

Charlotte, 15, performed one of her original songs, Lies, taken from her first EP “Can I get a word in?” at the area heats in Fareham to win her place in the Open Mic UK Final at the NEC Birmingham in January. “I can’t believe it! Over 10,000 people entered the competition and I’m in the final 25 under-16s. It’s taking a while to sink in," she said.

Now in its fifth year, Open Mic UK has been described as “one of the toughest...

Mama Stone’s debut for Teen Star Charlotte

Authored by idewards
Posted: Fri, 05/03/2013 - 3:06pm

Local singer/songwriter, Charlotte Ward from Ide, near Exeter will take the stage on Sunday evening in her debut performance at Mama Stones, Exeter’s coolest live music venue.

14-year-old Charlotte is set to entertain with a mix of original songs and chart covers on keys and guitar. Charlotte’s style, velvety tones and amazing range belie her age and as a result she is through to the national heats of the UK’s newest talent competition, Teen Star.

Charlotte performed one of her original songs, Lies , at the Teen Star Regional Final in Bournemouth last month. She was...

Exeter teen talent Holly Morwenna through to Open Mic UK Grand Final!

Authored by pik
Posted: Fri, 12/20/2013 - 10:54pm

16 year-old Holly Morwenna Rawlings from Exeter has made it through to the Grand Final of the national music competition Open Mic UK! The finalists will now perform in front of an audience and celebrity judging panel at The NEC in Birmingham! Young singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist, Holly Morwenna, says the competition has opened up so many new opportunities for her and thanks her family, music teachers and committed friends and fans for supporting her throughout the competition. She also thanks Robert Williams Estate Agents for sponsoring a fan bus to the finals at the NEC! Watch...

Jack Savoretti

Event Date: 
29/10/2012 - 8:00am
Exeter Phoenix
Mon 29 Oct - Doors 8:00pm, £9, Standing The acclaimed singer-songwriter has been captivating audiences with his album Before the Storm and is joined on stage by The Dirty Romantics. 'Raw, soulful and yearning... a voice that sounds like the truth.' THE TELEGRAPH Support: Karima Francis & Alice Jemima Alice Jemima is a 19 year old singer songwriter from Newton Abbot, Devon. Her songs are carefully crafted slices of pop. She plays a vintage Hofner guitar and sings with a voice that is both fragile and rich… Karima Francis is a Blackpool-born singer-songwriter, now based in Manchester and...