. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – James Bay – Surprise Set – Glastonbury Festival – June 27, 2015 – BBC 6 Music
James Bay has had a meteoric rise, since his first appearance in 2013. Several eps and a debut album, Chaos and The Calm riding high on U.S. and UK charts – it’s another indication this singer-songwriter from Hertfordshire is making all the right moves and the audience is responding in all the right ways.
This set, recorded only a few hours ago by BBC 6 Music at Glastonbury 2015, was billed as a Surprise Set – clearly, the audience were more elated than surprised. Glastonbury has become well known for its surprises. And even though the festival has gotten off to a soggy start, it’s living up to its reputation as being one of the premier festivals in the world.
A lot of surprises and a lot of great music this weekend.
Check out this set by James Bay and stay tuned for more from Glasto this coming week.
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