Ana Egge is a a highly-regarded and critically acclaimed American folk artist with an unconventional background and a wide world view. She is on a short UK tour to help promote her recently released tenth studio album, ‘White Tiger’ and the opening night is a free-entry gig at The Jenny Lind in Hastings. were glowing with praise for the release when they wrote “Egge is a wonderful singer, her voice at times reminiscent of a young Lucinda Williams although less bluesy and with a warmer edge to it.”

Lucinda herself said: “Listen to her lyrics. Ana is the folk Nina Simone.”

And Grammy-winner, Shawn Colvin, added “Ana has the rare gift of being so eloquent and simple that she takes your breath away. I just love her.”

FREE ENTRY – downstairs gig

Start time is 8pm with doors at 7.30pm

‘Egge has developed a distinctive singer-songwriter voice’MOJO Magazine
‘Just loving it’Lauren Laverne, BBC 6 Music
‘…from the album White Tiger, which you must buy….I love it’Guy Garvey, BBC 6 Music
‘White Tiger is yet another outstanding album from an artist you really need to check out.’Lonesome Highway
‘it’s been haunting me…it’s rather lovely’Ricky Ross, BBC Radio Scotland
‘a really, really powerful song’Frank Hennessy, BBC Radio Wales
‘A fabulous album’Eve Blair, BBC Radio Ulster