Sun Aug 12th 2018
Substance presents Hair of the Dog
The Spice of Life
6 Moor Street Soho London WD1 5NA
Doors:6.00pm Admission:£5 OTD

That Dog Was A Band Now
That Dog Was A Band Now
Alt-folk music by a band of clown-schooled troubadours from Canada, Sweden, and the USA

George Boomsma
George Boomsma
George Boomsma is a progressive folk musician from Northallerton, North Yorkshire. George's effortless vocals and sensitive guitar playing evoke an intimate atmosphere that silences even the rowdiest of crowds.

George released his debut self-titled debut album in summer 2016 which he is currently touring through out the UK and Europe.

He has supported artists such as 'Natty', 'The Travelling Band' and 'Skinny Lister', been played on BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 6 Music and performed at Latitude Festival 2016 on the BBC Introducing stage.

George is a classically trained musician having received a Bachelors Degree in Music from the University of Manchester. He also has a keen passion for production having recieved a Masters Degree in Sound Design from the University of York.

"If it were possible for Nick Drake and Thom Yorke to collaborate, it might sound something like this."

James Robins, Fresh On The Net

"It was a great pleasure George. I really enjoyed your music."

Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2

"Songs of exquisite beauty, with a voice that could melt ice caps... gorgeous stuff."

Bob Fischer, BBC Tees

"Simply stunning."

Jericho Keys, BBC York

"A charming collection of sweet melodies and sincere vocals that will serenade away your worries."

NEVolume Magazine

Charlie Scoble
Charlie Scoble
Charlie Scoble is a singer/songwriter from Cornwall known for his alternative and laid back jazz style. Charlie has supported artists such as Dry The River, Lewis Watson and Bluey Robinson, and is now working on his debut single which will be released this summer.

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