New French Song Appelle-moi, UK Festivals, Maverick and Latitude

Have had a great time performing at some big music events and festivals including Ipswich Music Day, one of the largest free one day music festivals in the UK. As well as enjoying some great music, I also ended up doing sets at Maverick Festival and Latitude Festival. I was also part of a panel during the Americana Music Association UK conference that went really well and I gained some great feedback after discussing the use of social media.

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Above: Really fun day singing in the sunshine at the Royal Norfolk Show.Thanks so much to Epic Studios for having me play on the Epic Studios stage.

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Playing Maverick Festival. Thanks to Thira for the pic below.

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Below, enjoying the sun at Latitude!

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DSCF3996Above, playing Ipswich Arts Festival, Ipswich Music Day on the Grapevine Live acoustic stage. Thanks to Grapevine Live for having me play and Bunny Tan for the photo

Special treat for my French fans! Original acoustic song recorded in French. Enjoy!

 

Singing ‘Hallelujah’ with Eve Selis and Her Band plus Lucinda Williams Cover

New live video from a great night supporting Eve Selis at the Little Rabbit Barn. Singing ‘Hallelujah’ with her and her amazing band. Such an honour and so much fun!

Also from the Little Rabbit Barn gig, singing a brilliant song by the amazing Lucinda Williams from her classic album ‘Car Wheels on a Gravel Road’

A Great Night supporting Eve Selis

IMAG0684Great night Saturday supporting the wonderful Eve Selis at The Little Rabbit Barn in Essex. It was such a thrill to sing with her & her amazing band too! Huge thanks to them and all involved with the show.

New Video ‘Dreaming in Crowds’ Performance and Interview on Music Show ‘Reverb’

Here’s the brand new music video for my single ‘Dreaming in Crowds’ as heard on BBC Radio 2. Big thanks to UEA TV for making it!

Also here’s my appearance on episode 1 of new music show ‘Reverb’. Includes an interview and live performance. I’m on about half way through the show. Also check out the first band on too, The B Roads, who sound great! Thanks again to UEA TV for their support.

Ukulele Video and Brand New Photo Shoot!

Making the most of a sunny day! Cool new photo shoot and video. Playing my Baby Taylor and Luna Ukulele in the sunshine! Thanks to Claudia Taveira Photography and also the wonderful Taylor Guitars and Luna Guitars for sharing the video.

 

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New Single ‘Dreaming in Crowds’ Played on Bob Harris’s BBC Radio 2 Show!

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So thrilled to hear my single ‘Dreaming in Crowds’ on the Bob Harris Show on BBC Radio 2 last night. A perfect birthday treat! Listen again here, am played after The Yardbirds just after 1am! ‘Dreaming in Crowds’ is available via my Bandcamp

New Column Now Online! Using Social Media

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Had a lovely response to my first column for Songwriting Magazine and my latest one is now online! How do you use Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, SoundCloud etc? I’m looking at how songwriters can make the most of social media.

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Been a fun busy week promoting ‘Dreaming in Crowds’ single and had a really fun day filming 2 live songs and interview for UEA TV’s brand new music show ‘Reverb’. Performance to follow soon. Huge thanks to all involved!

Cover Girl! Cover in a US Magazine!

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Exciting news! Out now, my very first cover in a US magazine! Available worldwide. You can order the issue online for $3.75 by going here  The magazine thanks everyone for their patronage as they are trying to help the elderly, support afterschool programs for children and save some of the animals in the shelters everywhere xx

 

New Photo Shoot and Video!

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Coastal photo shoot

Super cool new photo shoot, having fun on the coast and in the May sunshine! More photos at www.facebook.com/lisaredfordmusic Thanks to Claudia Taveria Photography.

Plus here’s a brand new video filmed during the shoot ~ talking about the inspiring Bowie exhibition at the V&A, my songwriting and inspirations.

Another Feature in DeJonDe Magazine ~

Happy again to be featured in DeJonDe Magazine! News of my new release and other activities for 2012 ~ check out their really cool arts focused February issue

I also wrote a piece for the magazine about my love for music in their love letters to the arts section. Thanks so much for the support guys!