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Joseph sending an ‘S.O.S.’ from Shoreditch Town Hall

Joseph, the sister trio from Portland, Oregon, who recently played a sold-out Union Chapel show, are heading back to London.

The group, whose new single ‘S.O.S (Overboard)’ has been playlisted by Radio 2, perform at Shoreditch Town Hall on 30 June.

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Joseph: Dreaming with my eyes open

Joseph | Union Chapel | 7 February 2017

Three voices, an acoustic guitar, and foot stomps (oh, and the occasional handclap or tambourine shake) are all you need to create glorious music. If you’re Joseph, that is.

With what seems like no effort at all, the Closner sisters create complex vocal harmonies, either singing in unison to create one powerful, complementary voice, or emphasising their differences to add rich colours, textures, and counterpoints. The results are transformatory, lifting the trio’s finely crafted tunes far above their singer-songwritery roots.

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