John Lilly + Jake Cogan & The Liberty Roses

04 November 2010 (19:30 - 23:00)

JOHN LILLY is a multi-talented acoustic music performer from Charleston, West Virginia, specializing in Americana, country roots, and traditional folk music. ACOUSTIC WINNER - BEST NEW ROAD SONG. Support is from - JAKE COGAN "a real singer", "someone with a direct connection between soul and voice"

John Lilly

John Lilly writes new songs that sound as old as the hills, and performs older songs like they were made yesterday. According to one reviewer, “If Hank Williams had a sunny disposition, he’d be John Lilly.”



Jake Cogan

Jake is accompanied by The Liberty Roses (Ross Cockburn  - Guitar, Iain Bruce - Guitar/Bass/Vocals, Emily Peppers - Violin/Vocals)

"On rare occasions you realise that what you are listening to is what a real singer should be, someone with direct connection between soul and voice. Jake Cogan is one of those rare few" -  Dick Gaughan

"My favourite new singer" - Boo Hewerdine