Thomas Hugh & Shannon Bourne

Bringing the fruits of two of the world’s most musically colourful cities together from hometown Austin, Texas to Melbourne, Australia, Thomas Hugh relocated as a solo artist to Australia permanently in 2008.

Thomas’ style is a combustion of new-folk and indie pop sounds ranging from old time storytelling to new and fresh bursts of musical grandiosity with influences spanning decades.

Releasing three albums – Always Going Somewhere, Welcome to Yikesville and Strange Company, Thomas is gearing up to bring out his latest EP, Sum =. Recorded over a couple days in Melbourne’s Tender Trap Studios, Sum = finds Thomas returning to is earnest and most emotive songs to date.

Joined by his regular guitar wiz Shannon Bourne, Thomas Hugh will provide a night to remember on the Yarra stage.