HOTLY-TIPPED newcomer Ren Harvieu, who was included in the BBC’s Sound Of 2012 Poll, is gearing up to perform an eight-show UK tour this autumn.
The Salford-born singer’s debut album, Through The Night, has been receiving critical acclaim – and North East gig-goers can judge her sound for themselves when she plays Sage Gateshead on October 8.
Ren is also set to hit the festival circuit this summer with appearances scheduled at T in the Park and Bestival.
The album was originally set for release in the summer of 2011 when Ren was in an accident which left her with a broken back, and not knowing whether she would ever walk again.
After a miraculous recovery, in less than three months, Ren is back on her feet and ready to perform.
l Ren Harvieu plays Sage Gateshead on October 8. Tickets are £12 from www.gigsandtours.com and Tel. 0844 811 0051.
For more details on Ren visit www.renharvieu.co.uk.