Acoustix ft Nina Schofield
Get an acoustic fix of original material from some of the area’s developing artists and accomplished performers.
Classically trained and having successfully completed a Degree in Vocal Performance at the Academy of Contemporary Music Nina Schofield has done a great deal of professional work to widespread acclaim.
Having worked closely with internationally noted Producer Richard Niles (Sir Paul McCartney, Ray Charles, Mariah Carey, Kylie Minogue, Westlife, Tom Jones), she has also worked in collaboration with musicians such as Richard Cottle (David Bowie, Seal, Tina Turner), Eddie Jenkins (Lily Allen/Example) Jud Friedman (Whitney Houston/Barbra Streisand), the famous photographer Angelo Valentino (Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell, Usher) and one of America’s hottest designers, Arianna Power (Kayne West, Estelle, Metro Station).
As well as supporting John Power (The La’s/Cast) on two occasions, she has taken part in the semi-finals of the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Awards 2008/9, and performed at The Montreux Jazz Festival as well as the torch lighting event for the Paralympics at Stoke Mandeville Stadium.
Robin Jude Hogan is a Portsmouth based songwriter drawing influence from all the best guitar pop of the last 60 years and is a firm favourite of The Square Brewery audience.
Portsmouth based Megan Linford is a 17 year old is a singer songwriter who is currently studying at the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford.
Megan can regularly be found performing at festivals and events across the South Coast and she was recently nominated for the Best Soloist in the Portsmouth Guide Awards 2013.
Her songwriting style is influenced by folk singers such as Bob Dylan, Joan Baez and Laura Marling.
Megan plays acoustic guitar, harmonica, ukelele and more recently the banjo.
James George has flown away from the warm nest of playing in bands and duo’s and has taken to the tree tops on his own. What he will find there he says ‘is a mystery’, but maybe, just maybe it might be a lovely surprise!