• Steve Pledger: Live - Topic Folk Club

  • Thu, 26-03-2020 at 20:00
  • Topic Folk Club
    The Merchant Bar
    BD1 5BD City of Bradford
Steve Pledger: Live - Topic Folk Club - Topic Folk Club - Bradford

Steve Pledger, Live at The Topic Folk Club. (£6 on door/Members: £5)Steve Pledger is an award-winning acoustic singer/songwriter with songs ranging from fragile reflections on love and loss to blistering protest and social commentary.His debut album, '14 Good Intentions' (2012), was followed by his breakthrough album 'Striking Matches In The Wind' (2015) and in late 2016 he released 'Somewhere Between' to critical-acclaim. Awarded Album Of The Year by FATEA Magazine and FolkWords (Solo Male category) it also featured on multiple 'Best of 2016' lists.His live performances continue to establish him as "Extraordinary!" (Folking.com) and "One of the UK's outstanding contemporary singer/songwriters", (Live In The North East). In late 2019, Steve put out his first live release, a 7 track mini-album titled 'Alone In The Dark' which featured on Roots & Fusion's list of '25 Essential Albums of 2019'. His live music initiative, 'On Trust Events', launched early 2019, was nominated in the 'Innovation' category of FATEA Magazine's annual awards......................................."The type of Folk singing that will long survive all of us." (FolkWorld)"An object lesson in the craft of contemporary songwriting." (fRoots Magazine) "The world would be a far better place with more of this stuff." (Americana-uk - 8/10) www.stevepledger.co.uk