Electronic Press Kit
Rob Clamp Music
'It’s not often you come across a voice with such controlled power: even at the emotional heights and depths of the songs, Rob’s voice retains a purity and focus that is all too rare. Wherever his songwriting leads him, his voice adapts to the genre, from pop through folk and roots. A classic voice for classic music.' Rob has been featured on BBC introducing, has won the highly regarded ‘Purbeck Rising 2022’ imprinting himself onto the UK folk scene, and won the ‘Sofia International Singer Songwriter Festival 2022’ in Bulgaria.Heavily influenced by the likes of; Ben Howard, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and Bruce Springsteen - Rob’s music is filled with real life experiences, performed in his own compelling storytelling style, with acoustic guitar accompanied by a variation of foot percussion. 2023 has been eventful for Rob, selling out numerous shows in the South of England including; The Joiners Arms (Southampton) and The Railway Inn (Winchester), rounding off the year supporting the likes of; Frank Turner, James Walsh (Starsailor) and Sean McGowan. Rob has performed on nationally regarded stages already in 2024 at; The AMA UK Showcase in London and won the public vote on the Introducing stage at The UK West Coast Folk Festival in Blackpool. His debut album (Lost Soul) is scheduled for release on March 1st with his debut headline tour across the UK and Europe throughout the Spring of '24.
Award Winning Musician
* Purbeck Rising Winner 2022
* Sofia International Singer Songwriter Winner 2022
* The Twang Factor 3 Winner 2023 - Americana UK
* Introducing Public Vote Winner - 2024 - The UK West Coast Folk Festival
Highlights for Rob include selling out numerous home-town shows in Southampton. Along with winning both; Purbeck Rising and Sofia International Singer Songwriter 2022. Rob has also been fortunate enough to play a host of shows across the United Kingdom, though more recently has been found entertaining audiences around mainland Europe.
'Rich of catchy acoustic riffs, with a foot stomping beat. His tunes posses a storytelling narrative with pleasant vocal lines and melodic acoustic background.' - Branimir Lokner - Time Machine Music
'Rob’s voice retains a purity and focus that is all too rare. Wherever his song writing leads him, his voice adapts to the genre, from pop through folk and roots. A classic voice for classic music.' - Stevie Simpkin - Americana UK