Jim Painter (James Painter) Born 1970 is a British musician, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Jim’s music has changed styles through the years, starting with Heavy Rock in the late 80’s through Indie, Psychedelic, Funk and Folk.
From the lyrical depth of his songs to his most recently released album’s title, Mon is the most honest he’s ever been on his new project. “As a songwriter, you want to write good, catchy, fun tunes—or whatever will make people listen—and I kind of said ‘F' it on this one and wrote exactly what I wanted to say,” says Mon.
Tess Of The Circle is a British independent rock band that focuses on the songs of male songwriter Tess Jones and a collective of participating musicians. With a new album and live line, the album Thorns introduces shades of 70’s electric rock into the established upbeat acoustic guitar riffs and biographical lyrics that had previously seen Tess gain widespread critical recognition.