Buckle & Boots
Best of British Country Music Festival Showcase
Featuring – Jade Helliwell, Darcy, Sarah Jory, Gary Quinn, Kezia Gill, Izzie Walsh
Sarah Jory, voted The World’s Number One Female Pedal Steel Guitarist, in 2018, celebrates her 40th year in the music business! Sarah played for Sir Van Morrison, for over six years and has an enviable list of artists and bands she has played for, including Imelda May, Duane Eddy, Cyndi Lauper, Eric Clapton, Gene Watson, Kenny Rogers, Daniel O’ Donnell, Lisa McHugh, Elkie Brooks and the late Glen Campbell.
Darcy took 2017 by storm, receiving 4 BCMA Award Nominations; taking home ‘Best Video’ and ‘Best Song’. Darcy’s powerful voice and stage presence are second to none, appearing at many of the major UK Country festivals this year. Darcy headlined Buckle & Boots Country Music Festival on the closing day, as well as appearing at FSA fest, Towerfest, Rockridge and the Broken Spoke
Gary Quinn Gary has won “Male Vocalist of The Year” twice, at the British Country Music Awards.
Jade Helliwell experienced iTunes chart success with her EP (released Oct 24th 2016) re-entering the charts and peaking at number 1 in the country charts, and number 8 in the UK album charts.
Derby Based Singer/Songwriter Kezia, has been singing professionally for over 10 years. A delicious mix of Irish and country influence, her sound is completely unique.
Singer Songwriter Izzie Walsh and her Americana band have performed across the U.K. taking popular venues and turning them into Tennessee front porches. Beginning the year with sold out
shows in Manchester and London the band successfully released their brand new 5 track E.P Take Me Back.