Monday Aug 26, 2019 @ 12:00 am – 12:30 pm
Joe Chown is a young singer/songwriter and guitarist from Looe, Cornwall, who performs a folk punk/indie rock set of original material. His wide range of musical influences, from Frank Turner, Bruce Springsteen and Oasis, to bands such as The Clash and Biffy Clyro — can be heard in his voice and seen in his command of the space on stage.
He is already a well-established solo artist, performing in many venues across the South West. this includes many festival slots, including a solo performance on the BBC Introducing Stage at Looe Music Festival and the Main Stage here at the Cornwall Folk Festival. Joe has also recently received radio play, having been featured on Sarah Gosling’s BBC Introducing show.
Joe continues to write more of his own material while continuing to entertain crowds with his enthusiastic performances. His most recent release, a set of his own, home-recorded songs entitled “Demos ’18”, is available from his Bandcamp now.