The Man In London Town
A cover for you...
k.d. lang said about this video: "I think it's great. I love your narrative read on the lyrics!!! Good job."
This made for a very happy Holly!
Thank you for coming to my website, it's nice to meet you. ;)
I'm Holly Kirby, a singer-songwriter from the Isle of Wight, England, UK. I write and perform songs and produce my own music videos.
My music is mainly pop/celtic/folk and I sing, play the guitar, piano, ukulele and Appalachian Dulcimer. People who have influenced my music include Enya, Loreena McKennitt, Joni Mitchell, k.d.lang, Amy MacDonald, Texas/Sharleen Spiteri, Dido. The folks over at Bestival describe my music like this, which I think it rather lovely!
"Her songs are intelligently written tales of love and loss held together by her wondrously heartbreaking vocals."
I've played lots of private functions, gigs, and festivals, including the Isle of Wight Festival (acoustic and Kashmir stages), the Wickham Festival (main stage), and Bestival. You can see videos of some of these events on my news page. A couple of years ago I also entered and won a UK video competition, the prize of which was to play live on stage with Scottish singer-songwriter Amy MacDonald, which was brilliant!
I've just graduated from the University of Surrey with a BMus (Creative Music Technology) and am concentrating on my music - writing and recording, releasing and gigging! If you would like me to perform at your event, or you would like to use my music for any purpose, please contact me here. :)
Thanks again for visiting my site! Please feel free to have a look around, view my videos, listen to my songs, have a look at my photos, and join my mailing list! :) If you would like to help me, discuss music with me, be a fan, and get free advance previews of new songs etc., please join my Members Forum. You might also want to read my blog, check out my art and poetry, find out how I write songs, see some Isle of Wight Music videos, or read about Lady my guitar, and don't forget to leave me a message in my guestbook before you go!
Thankyou again. :)
Love Holly xxx
Holly is a featured Luna Guitars artist
Map archived March 2010, previous map here
Direct from Holly's blog...
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