Gecko
19:00 to 22:00 - September 24, 2021
Bishop Street Church, 10a, Bishop Street, Leicester, LE1 6AF

Singer storyteller Gecko tours the UK in support of his second album ‘Climbing Frame’. Pronounced ‘Album of the year’ in the Morning Star newspaper Gecko’s playful songs cover the big things in life with wit and warmth.

Gecko has previously appeared at Glastonbury, Bestival, BBC Radio 1, 6 Music, BBC Scotland, BBC London & the Edinburgh Fringe. He has shared stages with the likes of Ed Sheeran, Loyle Carner, Tim Minchin & Billy Bragg.

In November 2020 he appeared on the Bafta nominated TV show ‘Life & Rhymes’ on Sky Arts. In March 2021 his song ‘Rapunzel’ went viral on Tik Tok gaining over 200k views in under 48 hours.

‘Whimsical rhyming stories’ – Radio Times

‘He’s a work of art’ – Benjamin Zephaniah

‘Made me instantly happy’ – Huw Stephens, BBC Radio 1

‘Gecko’s songwriting sparkles’ – American Songwriter