Following sold out dates in UK this spring, award winning (Polaris Longlisted/JUNO nominee) singer songwriter, Jenn Grant returns to the UK this September for shows on Sept 26th The Green Note, London, Sept 27th Prince Albert, Brighton, Sep 30th Gullivers NQ Manchester, and Oct 1st – The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham.
Hailing from Prince Edward Island, in Canada’s Maritimes. Jenn’s new album Compostela was released last month in the UK. Already in her native Canada, the album has been nominated for two major Canadian music awards: JUNO 2015 Adult Alternative Album of the Year and Songwriter of the Year. Jenn was also voted Top 10 Must See Female Artists at this Years SXSW .
Jenn has just completed a short visit to the UK last weekend where she appeared on BBC Radio Good Morning Sunday with Clare Balding and was the invited guest performer at the London premiere screening of Storytelling, a documentary about the renowned artist Andrew Salgado.
Jenn’s new record Compostela translates to “Field of Stars” Or “Star Field”. Grant is known for her kind heart and for her love of friends in the music scene across the globe. Here, there’s a band of stars on Compostela, including Sarah Harmer, Buck 65, Ron Sexsmith, Rose Cousins, Don Kerr, Kim Harris, Stewart Legere, Justin Rutledge, and Rachel Sermanni.
Compostela is produced by Jenn’s husband and renowned producer Daniel Ledwell, In the studio they built close to their home, in Lake Echo, Nova Scotia, he has helped to transform Grant’s folk, indie rock and alternative pop ballads into lush and adventurous offerings.
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Artist’s website: http://jenngrant.com/
Jenn Grant – ‘Wild Animal’: