IndieLondon meets... Josh Savage
Compiled by Jack Foley
IN A new series of interviews, IndieLondon is encouraging artists to promote themselves (find out more). Here, we meet singer-songwriter Josh Savage.
Tell us a little about yourself? I’m a singer/songwriter from Winchester. I play solo, with a string trio or full band. I grew up in Paris and sing in both English and French. I’ve toured mainland Europe and the UK and supported Benjamin Francis Leftwich, Feeder, Razorlight and Rizzle Kicks.
What style of music? Acoustic pop with a tinge of classical music
When did you start? 2009
Who/what are your influences? Various, but favourites at the moment are Ben Howard, Coldplay, Elbow, Patrick Watson, Yann Tiersen.
What and when are you releasing? My debut EP is out on March 12, 2013 and available on most online stores
What inspired the EP? Someone very close to me was suffering from a psychotic episode.
Where are you playing? I’ve got dates in Dubai, London and the south coming up, as well as Blissfields festival, YNOT festival and Kaya festival. All can be seen in ‘Live’ on my website
Tell us an interesting fact about yourself: I grew up in Paris.
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