Combining heartfelt and intelligent storytelling with close harmonies, finger-picked guitar and clawhammer banjo, Shayler & Brooke make contemporary folk music that draws on traditions from both sides of the Atlantic.
Writing in response to personal losses, family history and political troubles, they have captivated audiences with their raw vulnerability, humour and warmth.
Shayler & Brooke comprise of Londoner Kate Shayler (vocals and banjo) and Dorset-born Chris Brooke (vocals, guitar, violin). They launched their debut EP, ‘Colouring Outside the Lines’ in 2017. Their debut album ‘Come the Turn of the Season’ was released on 1st April 2020.
For more info, head to: www.shaylerandbrooke.co.uk
And take a listen to their track ‘Hops & Hallelujahs’, below…