Jo’s 2013 debut album ‘Dirt On My Tongue’ received remarkable critical acclaim making vaious of ‘best of’ lists and awards, internationally. She subsequently signed to V2 (stable mates include Adele, Mumford and Sons, Queens of the Stone Age etc) in Europe and the album entered the Netherlands album charts. Recently, Huey Morgan (Fun Lovin’ Criminals) said on his BBC Radio 2 show ‘Sometimes you hear a singer who leaves you speechless – I am’.
In Summer 2014, Jo releases a new album,’Jo Harman and Company – Live At The Royal Albert Hall’, recorded by the BBC. This year, her international touring schedule extends to Festivals in France, Germany, Spain and the Caribbean, as well as continuing many significant festival (Isle of Wight included), theatre and major club shows in UK. She and her band have just received no less than 4 nominations for this years British Blues Awards, including best singer, as well as best songwriter, in 2014 alone.
“Stunning…our tip for 2013. Harman’s music mainlines the human soul” Classic Rock Blues
“On course to become the finest female blues soul singer in the UK” Daily Mirror
“Album of the year” Gary Grainger, UK Blues Presenter of the Year
“Album of 2013, if not the decade” Blues Doodles
“A veritable superstar on the British blues and roots scene, she really is that good….the voice is a glorious instrument, immensely expressive and with a tone that can send shivers down the spine…this is an astounding record, timeless, rich and powerful …it’s this disc that truly says that she is a star of our time.” Tone Monkey
“What a voice!” Classic Rock
“Cracking..get it!” Mail On Sunday