Intimate folk music date

Martha Tilston
Martha Tilston

Acclaimed singer songwriter and guitarist Martha Tilston performs an intimate show at Kendal Brewery Arts Centre on Saturday, February 1

Known for her prowess at combining English and Irish folk music with modern acoustic styles, Martha’s Tilston’s songs deal with personal subjects as well as political, social and environmental themes.

She is the daughter of folk hero Steve Tilston and step-daughter of singer Maggie Boyle. She began writing songs at an early age. After two solo albums she she assembled The Woods, and in 2006 they released Of Milkmaids and Architects which earned her a nomination for best new act in the BBC Folk Awards.
Her last album Machines of Love and Grace was released in 2012. Tickets for the seated show are £12.50, from the box office on 01539 725 133.