7 - 9 Aug 2020
7 - 9
Robert Lane is a singer songwriter based in Birmingham. He released Only a Flight Away in April last year. This was Robert’s third record following his self-titled debut album and his 2016 extended EP Ends and Starts in 2017.Fatea Magazine has described Only a Flight Away as “an outstanding release…one of the first essential albums of 2018″ and the album has been album of the week or featured album on several radio shows including Along The Tracks, Roger William’s World of Difference, Gary Hazlehurst’s Folk Show, Magpie’s Folk Cafe and Liz Franklin’s Eden Folk Show. Robert has toured extensively in the UK as a support for artists including Jenn Bostic, Sarah Darling, Nell Bryden and Bob Fox. His spring 2018 solo headline tour to support Only a Flight Away has recently concluded and he will embark on a fifth tour in Germany and first visit to Holland in June. In June 2017 he completed a joint headline tour with Nashville based singer Kyshona Armstong. Robert was chosen by the LG Arena to perform in the Forum Live area of the arena before concerts by Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Ellie Goulding and John Mayer.