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Snowpoet | Edition Records

  • Ffresh, Wales Millenium Centre CF10 5AL (map)

Laura Kinsella vocals
Chris Hyson bass/piano

Snowpoet are one of the most innovative and creative new bands in the UK today. Fusing together the writing duo of Jazz FM Vocalist of the Year (2016) Lauren Kinsella and composer / multi-instrumentalist Chris Hyson and releasing their new album, 'Thought You Knew', on Edition records in 2018, Snowpoet bring song-writing to a new setting. 

London-based Snowpoet was born out of a musical friendship and understanding. Fusing together the writing duo of Lauren Kinsella and Chris Hyson. Snowpoet bring melody, form and poetry to a new setting. Inspired in equal parts by artists such as Bjork, Sylvia Plath, Joni Mitchell, Phillip Larkin, EE Cummings,Tom Waits, Ólöf Arnalds and John Cage, the group explores the beauty of the song form in all its complexity. Heavily influenced by alternative folk and indie genres, Snowpoet seek out new ways of storytelling through melody harmony and rhythm.