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The Lake Poets

"When I first heard The Lake Poets I was blown away. I thought this guy could soon match my love for the heart breaking sounds of Damien Rice."- The Guardian

The Lake Poets is the project of North East based singer songwriter Marty Longstaff. In 2018 the singer songwriter became an unexpected contender for the UK Christmas Number 1 spot after ‘Shipyards’, a moving ode to his hometown of Sunderland and his late grandfather, was featured as the theme song for Netflix docu-series ‘Sunderland Til I Die’.

As The Lake Poets, Longstaff is a testament to the many industrious and talented musicians who call the North East Home.


For fans of: Cattle & Cane / Isaac Gracie / Lewis Capaldi

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