Leicester’s own Grace Petrie has announced a huge show at the city’s Haymarket Theatre, marking her first hometown headline show for two years, and a triumphant culmination of the touring for her 2018 crowdfunded album ‘Queer as Folk.
2019 saw her head out on an arena tour in support of Frank Turner and Jimmy Eat World, and join The Guilty Feminist tour, including a visit to Leicester’s De Montfort Hall.
Her unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over audiences everywhere, across the alternative, folk, political and comedy scenes, amassing her over 19,000 Twitter followers and 8,000 followers on Facebook.
She has quietly become one of the most respected songwriters working in the UK today. She has been frequent guest on BBC Radio 4’s the Now Show, has appeared on Channel 4’s Random Acts and has been featured in The Guardian, Diva Magazine and is currently nominated for the Musician Of the Year Award in the Diva Awards