Ear Trumpet Folk Club: Sam Brookes (plus Tom Crosley Thorne)
A Bristol-based alternative folk artist whose distinctive voice frequently draws comparisons with Tim Buckley
Ear Trumpet Folk Club: Regular intimate, sit-down gigs with some of the greatest musicians from around the globe.
Sam Brookes is a Bristol-based alternative folk artist whose distinctive voice frequently draws comparisons with Tim Buckley and has landed him features and collaborations with artists as diverse as Lucy Rose and Basement Jaxx. His 2011 eponymous debut saw him named a Sunday Times ‘Breaking Act’ and his independently released follow up Kairos was picked as one of the best albums of 2014 by The Independent. Considerable streaming success and support slots for the likes of Willy Mason, Scott Matthewsand Joan Armatrading have earned Sam a dedicated following and growing anticipation for his third album which is set for release in early 2019.
Before Sam heads into the studio to record his third album he comes to The Wardrobe Theatre to play his new songs stripped down in the perfect intimate setting. Plus support from Tom Crosley Thorne.