Lost Horizons
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Lost Horizons
Kevin Gore
Bobby Nicholson
Steve O'Donoghue
James O'Hara-Knight
on 21st Nov 2014


Kevin Gore

Kevin is an experienced live performer, he has played to audiences in the UK, USA and Australia. He is well known within the Edinburgh singer/ songwriter scene. His song “The Waves Of Yearning” can be heard on the soundtrack for an international advertising campaign for Canon.
A song co-written by Kevin, “Lives To The Foyle”, has been adopted by a charity in Northern Ireland to help promote peace and reconciliation.

'Gore is a knockout. His songs balance beauty with fierce rallying cries for social justice. Opener ‘Berlin Suicide’ eloquently describes his dismay at the rise of far-right street protestors like the Scottish Defence League, while ‘Freedom Fighter’ considers the role call of great men once decried as terrorists who the world now acknowledges as modelsof resistance and integrit'
Edinburgh Festival

Bobby Nicholson

Edinburgh based singer/songwriter/guitarist
Bobby Nicholson has been a feature of the Scottish music scene for many years. he has played under many guises including bands "Patsy Mack", "The Roods" and "The Beau-Nasties".   Apart from his solo
performances, he is now currently playing in a guitar/violin duo called "Rantum Scantum" in music festivals throughout europe.
He has just completed a second sell-out run of the show "Gone Native" at the
Edinburgh Fringe Festival with fellow singer-songwriter Kevin Gore. "Nicholson's songs are funny, often with a political edge or element of social commentary" (Three Weeks)
"The same world Robert Burns so divisively captures in the minds of common folk" (Volition Scotland)

Plus support from
Steve O'Donoghue and James O'Hara-Knight

Open Mic from 11 til midnight  - where anything goes

Come early
The Birkbeck
45 Langthorne Road Leytonstone E11
Doors 7.15pm - 12.00pm
open mic from 11pm

Resident Musicians
  • Will O'Donoghue

    Leyton based singer songwriter - upcoming gigs
    15th September 2012 - The Torriano Bar supporting Michele Stodart

  • James O'Hara-Knight

    Rickmansworth based singer songwriter - upcoming gigs
    13 September 2012 - The Trinity in Harrow supporting The Session EP launch
    15 September 2012 - The Torriano Bar in Kentish Town supporting Michele Stodart
    13 October 2012 - The Torriano Bar in Kentish Town supporting Hatful of Rain

  • George Gilman

    Walthamstow based singer songwriter - upcoming gigs
    Currently based at Stirling University - you will definitely see him there

  • Louis Gilman

    Walthamstow based singer songwriter who got his guitar out and won the 2010 Towersey Folk Festival Song Slam
    upcoming gigs
    13 October 2012 - The Torriano Bar in Kentish Town supporting Hatful of Rain
    20 October 2012 - The Heatcote Arms in Leytonstone supporting Said the Maiden

Lost Horizons Folk Club
Lost Horizons Folk and Acoustic Club @ The Birkbeck Tavern E11 4HL

Singer songwriter - Trad - Bands - Contemporary

with resident singer songwriters plus guest band and headliner