After an impressive couple of years since releasing her acclaimed album “The Water”singer, songwriter, poet Sam Buckingham will hit the road solo, in support of her latestsingle “Real Life”.“A breath of fresh air” - Music LoveRecorded and filmed live in the stunning Bangalow Uniting Church, Buckingham has beenpenning songs for her next release and “Real Life” is a sneak peek into the new work.“I’m paying more attention to lyrics than ever before” Buckingham says “These days, I findmyself mainly writing songs that speak to my experience of being a woman, just trying tonavigate my way through life. ‘Real Life’ is deeply personal, but when I shared a roughdemo of it online so many women wrote to me saying that they could relate. That’s whatprompted me to release the song properly and go on tour - I want to share my storiesbecause they’re other people’s stories too.”This tour is the start of a new chapter for Buckingham, who has spent the last couple ofyears touring with the likes of Kasey Chambers, James Reyne, Jordie Lane and Diesel,writing and performing in the USA and lapping the country three times on sellout tours ofher own."Gorgeous and moving... with an authenticity that is undeniable" - The Au ReviewBringing her trademark intimate show to Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane andLismore, Buckingham will take the stage solo, sharing stories behind the new songs andre-working favourites from her last two albums.“Winsome songs delivered with empathic delicacy” - Rolling Stone"Compelling, beautiful... she'll take you on a journey home" - The Music
Hannah Acfield is an exceptional vocalist and songwriter. Described as “a luscious blend of Aretha Franklin and Joni Mitchell”, Acfield’s vocally powerful and melodically rich songwriting combines the storytelling of folk music and the emotive expression of gospel/soul.
Showcasing gorgeous new songs, earmarked for recording for her debut solo album, Acfield will warm your heart and open your soul.