Local Musicians and Artists

Created on 10th November 2018

Local Musicians and Artists 

At Witney Radio we are keen to promote local talent and encourage artists to get in contact and let us know what you’re up to so we can tell the world what a vibrant music scene there is in our part of the country.  We’ve all heard about the likes of Radiohead, Supergrass, Foals and others who have made it in the industry but who else is out there plying their trade. If you would like the opportunity to have your music heard on Witney Radio please email us at mail@witneyradio.co.uk. Please check out the following:


Ags Connelly – Oxfordshire based Country and Americana singer songwriter who has a strong presence on the touring circuit. His debut album came out in 2014 to rave reviews and since then he has gone from strength to strength. Country Music Magazine have described him as an English Willie Nelson, high praise indeed.


The Black Feathers – this duo comprising Ray Hughes and Sian Chandler have been together since 2012 and make beautiful Americana, Folk, and Acoustic indie rock fused with fantastic harmonies. Their debut album also received rave reviews and they’re busy touring and making new music.


Leader –  a five piece pop/rock act from Oxfordshire & Buckingham. They have shared stages with the likes of Wheatus, Turin Brakes, Babybird, The Lambrettas, Scouting For Girls, The Feeling, The Fratellis, Tom Jones, Razorlight, Lonely The Brave and most recently The Hoosiers.


The Rosellys – from the West Country this band capture the essence of Americana and folk with their 2015 Granary Sessions album receiving praise from musicians, bands and audiences alike. A successful crossover where Britain meets Americana with wonderful results.


Nikki Petherick – Oxfordshire based singer songwriter with a velvet voice, Nikki has been gigging hard over the last couple of years and winning over audiences wherever she goes.



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