Payin' Dues: Lauren Housley
The Manchester-based chanteuse who sings once more time with feeling.
Lauren Housley's Sweet Surrender is an incredible album which, recorded over a year in a variety of locations including a barn, a pub back room and a private members club lounge, meshes blues, folk, soul and an indelible songwriting craft. When not singing solo, Lauren also plays as part of the Chorlton Country Club and the Kaleidoscope Orchestra.
Tell us about Sweet Surrender.
It’s inspired by the feeling of giving in to whatever it is that life and love have in store for you and it’s made by a bunch of people smiling, crying, laughing, jamming, dancing and sharing many special musical moments together.