Summer Jam, Sunday 23rd July, 14.00 – 14.20, Academy Stage, Sefton Park, Liverpool, FREE
Tori Cross is a singer-songwriter currently living in Liverpool. Her debut single ‘Hometown’ describes her journey moving away from home and the realities of losing touch with old friends, whilst celebrating new journeys! Her raw and melodic sound draws the audience in and allows them to hear her story. Tori Cross has been performing since she was a tot, but began writing songs at the age of 16 when she enrolled in a performing arts academy in Birmingham to study music. Tori moved to Liverpool in 2013 to study music further at University, and continued to perform in the local music scene, performing solo with her guitar at open mic nights, and backing singing for local artists XamVolo and Galactic Funk Militia at festivals and various gigs. Tori draws on influences such as Corrine Bailey, Lianne La Havas, Gabirelle Aplin and Adele, to create her own unique sound.