Christchurch Folk Music Club

Just Janie

 

 

28 July 2024

  • Members: $15
  • Non Members:$20
  • Students: $5

TO BOOK YOUR SEAT: https://www.trybooking.com/nz/events/landing/12834?

 

Just Janie is a folk musician born and raised in the heart of Central Otago, and currently residing in Ōtautahi, Christchurch where she is pursuing music and art full time. Janie’s lyrical landscapes offer an intimately raw window into her experiences of the world around her, love and loss, the disillusion of rose-tinted memories, and what it means to write and perform her music.

In the winter of 2023, Janie travelled to the Blue Mountains, NSW to record with producers Rick Turnock and Abby Smith (Smith and Jones). The trio worked on three live recordings for an EP surrounded by bird song in their studio, backing into the Australian Bush. The summer months saw Janie embark on her first nationwide tour promoting her debut single ‘Love Letter to Myself’ from her 

up and coming EP. Her second track ‘Nostalgia’ came out on March 29 and the third and final single from the EP ‘Muse and Musician’ is set to be released July 5th, 2024.

Drawing inspiration from the folk scene of the late sixties and early seventies, Janie’s music can be described as captivating and tender.

‘I laughed, cried and fell in love on the first song’ – David Milligan, The George Foundation.

 

Doors open 7pm. Performance starts at 7.30pm,

VENUE: Irish Society Hall, 29 Domain Terrace, Spreydon The hall is situated up the long driveway, directly next to Domain Park, and there is plenty of well-lit off-street parking..

How do I get tickets to concerts?

In advance: Book your tickets online. Select the concert you wish to attend and click on the link to book your ticket.
On the day: Purchase tickets at the venue from 7:15pm on the day of the concert if not sold out prior.

PLEASE BRING CASH For: Tea, coffee, biscuits and cake available during the break and the club raffle. Bar facilities for cold refreshments throughout the night, Eftpos available for purchases only, no cash-out facility.
Folk Club and Irish Society members please remember to bring your membership card for licensing purposes. Non-members sign in at the bar if making purchases.

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