When one of the most highly-respected music writers presents you with the biggest compliment he can, it’s a sign that you have make a pretty significant impression. When contributors to R2 magazine, submitted their Best of The Year lists for publication, reviewer David Innes declared that Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards had been his most memorable gig of the past twelve months, saying they "swung and rocked with constraint-free exuberance, tugging at and capturing the hearts of everyone." Last time they toured here from their base in Boston, Songlines magazine agreed: "This was a celebration of American string playing par excellence."
8pm; £15.50; Over 65s, under 16s and f/t students £13.50 (includes £2 booking fee)
The Forge, The Anvil, Churchill Way, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 7QR
Friday 19 May 2017