Twenty Music Roots Presents
The Leylines live at The Joiners (Southampton) + Becoming Branches
Date: Saturday 6th May 2023
Ticket price: £14+BF
Heart-Pounding Revelry A high-energy folk rock band from the West Country, The Leylines mix raucous violin dynamic guitar riffs and acerbic lyrics. All of which culminates in a whirlwind show that will get heart, and mind, pounding. The band have a reputation of playing rowdy, high-energy shows, and with their infectious feel-good tunes, The Leylines are firm favourites of the festival and independent venue circuit.
The Leylines are: Steve (vocals/acoustic guitar), Hannah (violin/keys/bvs), Dan (lead
guitar/bvs), Sean (bass guitar/bvs) and Dave (drums)
Based in the New Forest and London , Becoming Branches are a Folk - Americana band
blending acoustic sounds and soaring harmonies in an enchanting mix of creative and
heartfelt songs .
As well as recording and releasing their latest single ‘Right Words’, the group have had a busy
year supporting touring acts and artists, alongside breaking into the London music scene and
performing at renowned festivals such as Cambridge Folk Festival and the Secret Garden
Becoming Branches r eleased t heir self - titled debut EP in March 2020, which was promptly
named BBC Introducing Solent Record of the Week and they have continued to g ain radio
play both locally and internationally ever since . Their accolades also include: Best UK
Emerging Artist 2021 – Live Country Sessions and Single/EP/Mini Album of the Year – FATEA
Annual Awards (shortlisted).