Mercury-nominated singer-songwriter Kathryn Williams[ latest release is ‘soundtrack album’ to a novel by best-selling author Laura Barnett, that follows the life of a fictional singer. 'Greatest Hits' was written by Kathryn Williams, with lyrics by Laura Barnett.
The novel Greatest Hits tells the story of Cass Williams, a fictional musical artist who enjoyed huge success from the early '70s, only to retire mysteriously at the height of her fame. Two decades later, she is spending a single day in her recording studio, picking out tracks for a very personal Greatest Hits album. Each chapter of Greatest Hits opens with one of these songs and takes the reader back through Cass’s life, from her childhood, through her earliest days as a singer, to the terrible crisis that caused her to flee her own life. The accompanying album by Kathryn Williams brings each song chosen for Cass’s Greatest Hits record to life, with every track written and recorded in the style of the corresponding era. Kathryn has shared the stage with acts like Ray LaMontagne, Martha Wainwright and KT Tunstall. standard tickets, £10, Premium tickets, £25 inc two course meal and reserved seating. From the hotel, 01383 860328.