Name of musician: Zoë Bestel
I would describe my music as… Nu Folk
Background info: Zoë Bestel is an award winning nu-folk singer songwriter and musician. Since picking up the ukulele in 2011 (at age 13) she has won admiration from the press and supported internationally acclaimed musicians including: Emily Smith, Steve Tilsten, The Paul McKenna Band, The PeatBog Faeries, Chris Wood, Paul Brady, Bella Hardy and Nathan Connolly. She has performed live on BBC Radio and at festivals including: Celtic Connections, Edinburgh Fringe, Wickerman Festival and Cambridge Folk Festival.Her debut album Sir Lucas and the Moon was awarded The Daily Record’s album of the week and her début single went to No.3 in the Folk Chart (Amazon Download).
“Pure Artistry” Alan Morrison, The Herald
“Stunning album” – Jim Gellatly, XFM & Amazing Radio
“Zoë is incredible” – Nathan Connolly, Snow Patrol