Skinny Living have just released their new single "Why". They are coming to play The Old Bakery Truro on Sunday August 27th.
Recently signed to RCA Records, “Why” is the new track from Skinny Living, a four-piece from Wakefield dealing in beautiful, haunting acoustic soul music, drawing on influences such as Bill Withers and Paolo Nutini. “Why” is the lead track from the forthcoming “6” EP.
Doors open 7PM
Cornish Moonshine bar takeover!
Punk Thai (authentic Thai food) available
Age: 16+ (ID Required)
No event parking on site please park at Tescos or Garras Wharf, Old Bridge Street Car Park or walk up from Boscowen Park.
Skinny Living began in 2013 when guitarist Will Booth was first floored by singer Ryan Johnston’s incredible voice at an open mic night in their hometown of Wakefield, before being augmented by Danny Hepworth (guitar) and Rhys Anderton (drums).
The band are the product of relentless hard work and live shows over the past few years. They have done it the old-fashioned way, building their own fanbase, self-financing trips to the Netherlands and around the UK where they played shows and slept on the floors of friends, all without any outside help, until finally bagging a deal with RCA in 2017. Since then they have worked with a string of top producers including Jake Gosling (Ed Sheeran), Mark Ralph (Clean Bandit, Years & Years) and Steve Robson (One Direction).
Their music has an incredible lived-in quality, built on Ryan’s vocal and lyrics that provide a heavy dose of wisdom. “Why” is the perfect example, about Ryan’s incredible bond with his sister. The accompanying video features her along with Ryan and its emotional impact is devastating and an incredibly brave first major label release with Ryan pouring very drop of emotion onto the screen.
Check it out here: https://youtu.be/uXEszmJjzQU
The band have recently supported Justin Beiber at Hyde Park London and are about to head off to play festivals in Germany. Supercool brand Cornish Moonshine have partnered with The Old Bakery Truro to put on a one-off gig at The Old Bakery on August 27th. Tickets cost £15 and are available online from The Old Bakery; www.oldbakerystudios.co.uk or follow the link above.
Cornish Moonshine are taking over the bar, expect some super cool cocktails and Punk Thai will be down there with their fantastic authentic Thai street food. All this in Cornwall's coolest new venue! Come on down and see what all the fuss is about.
Skinny Living are:
Ryan Johnston – vocals
Will Booth – guitar
Danny Hepworth – guitar
Rhys Anderton – drums
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