May 17, 2020

Zoë Bestel

Ethereal vocals, poignant melodies and stirring lyrics describes award winning Glasgow based nu-folk musician Zoë Bestel. Hailed as one of Scotland’s most fascinating young singer-songwriters who, as well as numerous BBC radio and TV performances, has captivated audiences across Denmark, Germany, Finland, Norway, and the Czech Republic, with festival highlights including Orkney Folk Festival, Cambridge Folk Festival, and Celtic Connections.

2018 brought the launch of her second album and fourth release, ‘Transience’, recorded and produced in Copenhagen in the summer of 2017. ‘Transience’ released globally, to high acclaim, on Record Store Day April 2018. Zoë is in the studio this year with a new album on the horizon.

Our stock of ‘Transience’ LPs has sold out (some may still be available elsewhere online) but we still have some CDs in our store or to quick buy below.

“Audiences are fast catching up with the fact that, in Bestel’s hands, the ukulele shrugs off its stereotypical comedy baggage and becomes the instrument of choice for one of Scotland’s most fascinating young singer-songwriters.” The National