This is an archive of the band profile for Sarah Lawton.
Sarah grew up in Leeds and began singing from an early age, learning to play guitar and flute from the age of ten. She had various musical influences along the way - playing flute in a jazz big band and performing solo classical guitar as well as listening to traditional Irish folk music passed onto her by her mother.
She went on to play flute and sing in jazz/funk bands and 'world' music bands, playing at gigs and festivals including Glastonbury in 1997 and 1998.
She has several recordings to date, has been played on Radio 1 by John Peel and continues to embrace the world with her heartfelt voice and powerful lyrics..