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About.

"Infused with classic 70's folk vibes,

Charlie Limm is all you need."

Downend Folk Club

Charlie Limm is a Musician, Actor, Composer and Theatre Maker who has been performing since an early age. Her passion for the Arts began in Somerset in a tiny village called Stoke St. Gregory where she was born and raised, as part of her local theatre group. 

 

 

Since graduating from Royal Holloway University in Drama and Theatre in 2011, Charlie began her working life in London as a Christmas Elf at Hamleys Toyshop and met her colleague and good friend Emma Ewins with whom she joined to make music as part of the folk duo Patchwork Skies. They have performed at various prestigious venues around London such as The Troubadour, Acklam Village, The Bedford and Battersea Arts Centre and festivals around the country, most notably Bromsgrove Folk Festival and The Healing Fest. Their song 'Through the Dark' also featured on BBC Radio Introducing Norfolk.

"A high delicate voice with a talent for storytelling, Charlie charms everyone in the place."

Downend Folk Club,

 

When performing solo, Charlie arranges, writes and produces original acoustic folk songs with just voice, guitar and flute. In 2017, she supported the band Apples I'm Home on their UK tour and debut album launch, performing throughout the country en route to the Edinburgh Fringe and now continues to play live as much as possible. Her debut solo EP 'Heart to Shore' was released in September 2019 and has featured on BBC Radio Bristol and Johnny Coplins BBC Radio Gloucestershire Show. Charlie has gone on to support folky greats such as Kim Lowings, The Magpies, Midnight Skyracer , John BlekBen Otterwell and Kirsty Merryn. She also spent the summer of 2019 working with Jelli Records and performing at various festivals and venues such as Bristol Harbour Festival, Keynsham Festival, Tangled Roots, The Pilton Stage, Bromsgrove Folk Festival, Downend Folk CLub and Bristol Folk House. 2019 also saw Charlie appear live on the BSR Folk & Roots Radio Show in Bristol and Glastonbury FM.

 

Charlie is also an Actor and Composer; since assisting the Musical Director of Shakespeare's Globe in 2016, she has been working with various theatre companies such as Interplay Theatre in Leeds, The Watermill Theatre in Newbury and composing music for the companies Scripts for Supper and Calf 2 Cow Theatre Company.

Charlie self-released her second EP 'Falling Every Time' in 2022 which was engineered and recorded at Greenmount Studios in Leeds. It was featured on BBC Radio Bristol as the Big New Sound and Charlie was a featured live in session Artist. on the Upload Show. This has led to some brilliant gigs in 2023, including Bath Abbey. The EP is available to stream and purchase on Bandcamp, I-tunes, Spotify, Apple music and more.


 

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