He is now planning on getting Yannina
heard by as many people as possible before he heads back into the studio to record some more music.
Byron had thought of writing a tale based on the stoning of a pregnant sixteen-year-old Turkish girl according to an edict of the 'sanguinary Rajah' of Yannina
forbidding 'incontinence with a Christian', but he found it 'too terrible for any pen'.
Performing tracks from his debut EP Yannina
as well as his latest single Carousel, he had the crowd cheering in delight.
So Suntrapp it was - a Newcastle-based indiefolk outfit, describing itself as a harmonycentric mash up between Neil Young and the Beach Boys and preparing release a debut EP, Yannina
, later in the year.
Jake will launch Carousel at a special gig at Tynemouth's Surf Cafe on April 15 where he will also be playing material from his debut EP Yannina
Silhouettes is the second song to surface from the forthcoming debut EP, Yannina
and follows on from introductory track, All The Seas, as well as stand-alone single New Morning which picked up plaudits from Lauren Laverne and Tom Robinson at BBC 6 Music alongside ample blog adoration from the likes of The 405, Folk Radio UK and For Folk's Sake, culminating in a slot at The Roundhouse Rising Festival.
The first cut from their forthcoming debut EP, Yannina
, All The Seas is a smart, sensitive introduction to a record inspired by Neil Young's emotive narratives and The Beach Boys' carefree pop but, most importantly, the overlooked simplicities of day-to-day life.