Songs about eating people! Dancing on graves! Infidelity! But it’s not all bad news.
Manchester’s finest ethio-trad, folk-hop & barrelhouse-pop exponents have the skill, charm and (frankly) tunes to pull it all together into a joyful, foot-banging sound.
Evoking the afro-funk of Mulatu Atstake, the exuberant folk of Flook, and the blues of Junior Wells without ever sounding contrived or unoriginal, Honeyfeet have in Ríoghnach Connolly one of the most striking frontwomen on the scene at the moment.
It's unlikely to see Bristol based Lori Campbell play any of her songs exactly the same way twice. Lori is a unique, dynamic and sensitive live performer. She weaves her versatile voice, her stories and her bluesy - folk guitar pickings into what feels like a relaxed conversation with her audience.
Stevie Bear - Full Moon
Doors 8.30pm - 2am
Free before 9.30pm £3 after!