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Luke Deakin live in Hope Cove

From Sheeran to Oasis

FOLK pop singer-songwriter Luke Deakin unleashes a bangin’ mix of upbeat covers in The Cove on Wednesday, August 10.

Back in the house after almost six-months away, expect another lively dose of classics from the likes of Ed Sheeran, Paul Weller and Oasis through to Van Morrison, Bob Dylan and the Beatles.

Armed with plenty of crowd pleasers, Deakin also throws in some of his own material into the mix, having generated some serious interest among industry big wigs.

Robust guitar tunes coupled with astute lyrics have seen him tour Ireland, Europe and as far as Hong Kong.

Live from 9.30pm, admission is free.

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Eyes For Gertrude live in Hope Cove

All Eyes on Female Duo

FEMALE indie folk duo Eyes For Gertrude look to lift the roof at The Cove Cafe Bar on Saturday, July 23.

The two-piece write full-hearted, unforgettable songs about real things. Piano pulsed, accordion tinged, guitar swooned songs are shaped around captivating observations of the everyday. Infused in their striking sound is a combination of musical influences, focusing on the balance between evocative and haunting harmonies, whilst always maintaining a skewed pop sensibility.

Hannah and Chantelle started writing together at Dartington College of Arts and went on to spend time in Toronto – Canada and eventually recorded their debut album “Residential Bliss”, in Vancouver – winning rave reviews

Appearances on BBC Radio 4′s Loose Ends show, Tom Robinson’s BBC Radio 6 show. and at a whole host of UK festivals including Larmer Tree and Glastonbury have seen the girls build up a soild fan base.

Expect an energetic live show that is deftly entertaining, whilst at the same time, raw and authentic. The sound can switch between melancholy and humour, without seeming juxtaposed, and the pair exude a singular onstage charm.

Live at 9.30pm, admission is FREE.

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