Ian Roland & The Subtown Set are songwriter and guitarist, Ian Roland, joined by Simon Yapp, on fiddle and Jade Woodhouse, on cello. Unique #Folk #AltFolk #SoulFolk #FolkPop #Songwriting, with a nod to the classical and an embrace of three-part harmonies. They are based in Brighton, UK.
Since 2015, when Ian and Simon started performing live as a duo, they have played 300+ gigs in and around Brighton, Bristol, Cambridge, London, Sussex and Kent, supporting acts such as Martin Simpson, The Black Feathers, Stick In The Wheel, TV Smith. The band are currently finishing their album, and the first single, ‘In The Darkness’, is due for release 2nd November 2019.
In 2018 the band released an EP called ‘The Valley’. Here’s a video to go with the title track……https://youtu.be/HIZthclzGBQ
The Avett Brothers, Sturgill Simpson, Iron and Wine, Tunng, Elliot Smith, The Decemberists, Fleet Foxes, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, The Waterboys
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- New Gig Ian Roland & The Subtown Set announced a gig at St Edith;s Hall on 27 November, 2020 at 07:30PM Sun 01 March 2020
- Uploaded Tune Ian Roland & The Subtown Set uploaded Butterfly Tue 04 February 2020
- New Gig Ian Roland & The Subtown Set announced a gig at Crown & Anchor on 25 August, 2020 at 07:30PM Tue 04 February 2020