Albums galore!

Although we are unable to play live at the moment, and for some time yet it seems, we are working on the very thing that you can enjoy from your own nests, and we are very excited about it. More details coming soon…

In the meantime, if you would like to support three original music makers and performers through the hard times, and acquire some new original and heartfelt music, played with oomph and passion, just like at a live show, you can purchase our entire discography of 3 albums here. Currently available for a 20% discount for downloads.

https://jennywrenandherborrowedwings.bandcamp.com/music 

Thank you, we are looking forward to being live and lively, as soon as we are able.

Support for performing artists…

Dear friends, it is hard to say the right things in these difficult and strange times. With so many fellow humans falling ill in such a serious way, it can seem trite to talk about the individual struggle of performing artists and the difficult time that it is for the music industry.
With that in mind, in a very quiet and gentle way, we would like to say thank you to the fine people at Bandcamp for waiving their revenue share of all music bought on their platform until midnight tonight (20/03).
If you are stuck at home and would like some new music to entertain you or a friend, you can support us through these uncertain times by buying Jenny Wren and Her Borrowed Wings‘ music on Bandcamp. We have three albums full of heartfelt original music for your listening pleasure, and we hope to whisk you away on a musical journey, to soothe your soul and distract your mind.
We would like to thank you all for your support thus far, and we look forward to being back on stage, live and lively very soon.
Please visit our music page on Bandcamp to liven up your music collection –

A jazzed-up bombardment of rootsy musicianship – exceptional!

Jenny Wren & Her Borrowed Wings take it back to the 40s and even the prohibition era with some good time, old time Blues on their long player, The Girl on The Bike (Are You the Girl on The Bike?). The album opens with ‘Balls Mfront-cover-onlinead’, a Bluesy shuffler that really sets the tone. You could almost picture this song being performed in the speakeasies and establishments of ill repute throughout the prohibition era. ‘Showtime’ and ‘The Dirty Disease’ are further powerful R&B statements from this English combo. They showcase the prowess of the Borrowed Wings as they perform acoustic instruments with great proficiency and rhythm, a Blues masterclass. ‘So Much More’ brings the lowdown bass and adds a hard edge and grit to proceedings and ‘Cast Out the Snake’ provides one of the highlights of the record with a jazzed-up bombardment of rootsy musicianship – exceptional. The title track is a seductively charming laid-back number and ‘Hard Blues’ conveys a hard time, bad luck story through sheer Blues balladry.
The album winds down with more Americana Blues in ‘Devil’s Paw’, ‘I’m Gone’, and ’44 Years’. The closing number is the countrified ‘Get Where It Goes’ which provides one final touching moment on the record which is a real highlight to see us out.

Aldora Britain Records
March 2020
Issue 16.

Thanks Aldora Britain Records – AB Records for the review and including us in this month’s issue.

For your listening pleasure you can purchase your very own copy of The Girl On The Bike (are you the girl on the bike?) right here…
https://jennywrenandherborrowedwings.bandcamp.com/

 

We did it!

We did it! Jenny Wren and Her Borrowed Wings’ tour has come to an end, and we are safely home to dear old Blighty.
It has been such a wonderful time, we loved it all.
26 concerts, 3 countries, 2600 miles on the roads and many hundreds more on the trains. What a ride!
Thank you to all of the great people we have met, all of the kindness we have received, the excellent venues that invited us to play, and to the many, many listening ears that have been digging our sounds the most. It means so much to us.
Now to sleep… zzzzzzzz
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Thank you Speelplaats!

The last concert of our month long tour of Europe. It was a very special grand finale for us, a packed theatre in the beautiful countryside in the Netherlands.
Thank you so much to the wonderful owners of the theatre for being so very kind and thoughtful to us, and to everyone who travelled to see us on our last show of the tour. It was magical!