Barr Lane are a professional covers band specialising in rock, blues, and pure classics. They are regulars on the entertainment scene in Yorkshire and headlined our inaugural Glampfest event in 2017, receiving a fantastic reception.
We are delighted to welcome back Josh Gleaves, a 16-year-old Singer/Songwriter, currently studying at BRIT School, who is already a regular artist on the London gig scene. He was recently crowned the Mayor of London’s Gigs Champion 2017 as a solo artist but also scooped the Gigs 2017 Song Prize with his duo, Roadstead. Josh has played in many venues and Festivals throughout the UK including The Camden Assembly, The Luna Lounge, Southbank Christmas Market, Vann Fest, The Brentwood Festival, Windmill Festival, Village Green Festival, and of course he performed at Glampfest 2017!
Rory is a multi award-winning Music Producer/DJ and Film Maker. His music career has seen him producing 6 critically acclaimed albums and numerous EP’s, Singles, Remixes and Collaborations with other artists worldwide on various worldwide labels. Rory covers many genres including House, Funk, HIp-Hop, Big Beat, Breaks, Chillout and many more. He has also produced tracks for Film, TV and Adverts including tracks for Disney, Sony BET TV, Fox TV, Audi, Costco and the Tour De France Documentary and is constantly working on new syncs.
He has DJ’ed throughout the country in clubs and at major festivals including Leeds Festival. He was the Opening Act at the Tour de France Fan Park performing to over 20,000 people and has DJ’d in Paris several times. He’s supported Craig Charles on his Funk & Soul tours and Craig plays his tracks regularly on his BBC6 Funk & Soul Show.
He’s been on British and American TV, Radio and Press a number of times and has received praise from artists such as Fatboy Slim, Craig Charles, Mr. Scruff, Afrika Bambaataa, Fake Blood and others. He’s also writing a book on the 1990’s Big Beat scene. which includes interviews with over 110 artists including Fatboy Slim, to be published in 2018.
Laura Kindelan is one of the breakout stars of the York music scene. She plays easy listening "jazzy pop" with truthful folk-style lyrics - just her voice and her guitar - with a maturity and audience pleasing style beyond her years. Mixing her own original music with maybe a cover thrown in, she is sure to entertain you with her intricate guitar style and warm stage presence.
Zac Carpenter is a 16 year old singer/songwriter in his first year of college at the BRIT School. He plays the trumpet, guitar and is a talented vocalist. He began performing his music at open mics when he was 14 and has been performing in public ever since. He forms half of the duo Roadstead (with Josh Gleaves) who won the song-writing prize at the Mayor of London's Gigs busking competition 2017.