Band Bio

SJ is a country singer songwriter from Cambridge. Since recording her debut solo album 'Nashville Sessions' in 2014 in Tennessee; SJ (nicknamed "Stevie Ray Nicks") has been gigging frequently across the UK and even performed in Europe and China.

Through the Cambridge live music scene she has developed her own backing band - The Flying Pigs! Named after the prestigious pub The Flying Pig, where the band joined forces; SJ lead vocals and guitar, Kieran Morgan on banjo, Nicky Terry on fiddle & Ian Griffith on drums. With their fresh new country roots sound, this soulful band are quickly taking Cambridge by storm! The band have played many festivals including headlining The Den stage at Cambridge Folk Festival. In 2017 they won best 'Acoustic, Country & Folk' act in the NMG Awards. The band are currently recording their album which is set to be released this year. ​


"With an engaging spring in its step and an infectious swing in its heart, the song simply gets under the skin and shows plenty of reasons why the band is igniting the music scene in their home city of Cambridge" (RINGMASTER)

"She's certainly a country talent to look out for" (MAVERICK MAGAZINE)


"Catchy tunes, awesome vocals. One to watch" (GUITARIST MAGAZINE)


'A fantastic emerging act from Cambridgeshire putting her own spin on country sounds"
(BBC INTRODUCING CAMBS)​

 

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