Find Aces & Eights Saloon Bar at 156-158 Fortess Road, Tufnell Park, London NW5 2HP.
Bringing authentic rock 'n roll to you, Aces is a unique neighbourhood bar in the truest sense of the word. Whether you've got the Monday blues or that Friday feeling come down and check us out. Be it upstairs in one of our booths or enjoying a gig in the basement venue.
We serve pizza and are open until 2.30am on Friday and Saturday nights.
Friday 24th January 2020 at Aces & Eights »
Trained in classical music at the Royal College of
Music, London, Nina Harries is
a soloist who uses only her double bass and
renowned singing voice to create ground-breaking
Her original songs take influence from cabaret,
Bjork, Mogwai, opera, Andrew Bird, Mitski and
Joanna Newsom, and her work unapologetically
dismantles worldwide preconceptions about the
double bass as an instrument, the roles of women
in performance and the idea of what a modern
musician should be.
In 2017 she was awarded a grant by PRS Women
Make Music Fund to record her debut album.
Along with breaking new
ground with her instrument
Nina is also a feminist writer
and comedian, incorporating
this into her performances.
In 2017 Nina joined the
Akram Khan Company, to
perform as Double Bassist and
Vocalist in Akram Khan’s
critically acclaimed final solo
performance, XENOS which toured internationally throughout 2018