Jess Distill and Minnie Birch at Aces and Eights
One third of award winning folk trio Said the Maiden and founder of The Company of Players, Jess Distill is a singer/songwriter from Hertfordshire, inspired by traditional English folk music and her love of all things Iceland.
Accompanied by intricate guitar, a smattering of dulcimer and a few surprises along the way, Jess weaves tales of rogues and sailors, love, gods and icy tundras.
Her riveting and sometimes shocking lyrics are getting the recognition they deserve – Time Out
Minnie Birch is a singer/songwriter from Hertfordshire. She writes dark, plaintive, beautiful music about life, love, adventures and fairy tales. Chosen as number 7 in Buzzfeeds ‘Brilliant British songwriters to discover’ this understated yet beguiling performer is winning over hearts one gig at a time.