Award-winning songwriter and performer, Stacey Joy, from the foothills of Northern California. Her musical style - a mix of blues, jazz, country, folk and Americana - has inspired comparisons to Norah Jones, Nina Simone, Carla Bruni, Natalia Lafourcade and Damien Rice. Support from Nathon Jones.
Stacey's debut album ‘The Journey Unfolds’ won the award for Best Americana at the New Mexico Music Awards in 2017. It was also nominated for Best of the Year and Best Singer/Songwriter. The follow-up ‘There’s Magic Here’ was a finalist for Best Adult Contemporary at the 2019 NMMA.
In 2020 she was a winner of the John Lennon “Stuck at Home” songwriting contest, and in 2021 she was awarded the Rising Star Award by Nashville Hit Songwriters at the prestigious Red Lodge Songwriters Festival.
She is currently working on her third studio album and various songwriting commissions, while continuing to tour in Europe and the USA.
The Vault Arts Centre
40 Victoria Street
Fabulous new arts centre facility in the heart of Newton Stewart offering workshops, masterclasses, 1-to-1 tuition, live music & dance, arts & crafts exhibitions and sales, music sales, ticket sales and the offices for Trad Music Trust and Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival.
The Vault Arts Centre is supported by: