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Kenny Young and the Eggplants / Rebecca Hollweg
1 Sept | 1pm | £13, £11, £6 under 25s
This surreal Brooklyn-based group return with their brand of intergalactic folk-and-roll songs followed by melodic and uplifting tunes from much loved singer-songwriter Rebecca Hollweg.
Kenny Young and the Eggplants were winners of the Herald Angel Award at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and selected by Tom Robinson for Best of the BBC Live Radio Sessions. Author Alexander McCall Smith named them in Time magazine as one of his favourite artistic discoveries.
Battersea-based singer-songwriter Rebecca Hollweg has featured on BBC Radio 2, Radio 4 and 6Music.
“The Eggplants mix brainy, funny lyrics with a fine sense of what makes pop music wonderful, and are intensely dedicated to showing their audience a good time.” Dr. Demento
“A singer I love very much.” Jamie Cullum on BBC Radio 2