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ABOUT

"Captivating, Becci Wallace carries you away"

- Janice Forsyth- BBC Radio Scotland

"Electric, haunting, mesmerizing. A voice to silence a room"

- New Hellfire Club

"Original, artful alignment of folk and hip-hop elements"

- Celtic Connections

"There is one very serious song writer/lyricist"

-- Edinburgh Advertiser

Glasgow based singer-songwriter and producer Becci Wallace is firmly placed at the heart of Scotland's songwriting community. As a solo artist her first album Fragmentality was SAY longlisted, released in 2015, gaining plaudits across the country and securing multiple national and local radio plays. Her most recent project, Present Tense was released in November 2020 to critical acclaim, featured as BBC Roddy Hart’s ‘Record of Note’ and across national radio in Scotland and local radio across the UK and Europe.

Her next release, After The Fog... Air, is scheduled for winter 2022.

Becci is known for her unique vocals, tight harmonies and thought provoking lyrics. She has been broadly featured on STV Glasgow, BBC Radio Scotland, BBC Radio Six Music, Celtic Connections and features on various stages in Festivals across the UK, including Wicker Man, Electric Fields, Kelburn, Doune The Rabbit Hole, Lindesfarne, Deouch n Doris, Soulfest, Junction 1, West End Festival, The Edinburgh Fringe, Chester Music Festival,  Queens of Art and Audio Soup to name a few.

Becci writes across genres, co-writing and performing on the Pearlfishers latest album Love and Other Hopeless Things, Catherine Rudie's The Mobius Kiss and Loki's Government Issue Music Protest. She has co written and worked alongside David Scott, Jo Mango, Jo Bennet, Findlay Napier, David Sinclair, Conscious Route, Rosie Bans, DopeSickFly, Colonel Mustard and Catherine Rudie as well as at the Harris Institute in Toronto and Columbia University in Chicago. Most recently, Becci has written for Karine Polwart's Enough is Enough, COP26 project, with hip-hop collective This is It. Played across national radio and the video streamed Globally during the COP26 summit, Becci worked with the COP26 Climate justice cabaret, sharing a stage with Greta Thunberg, Jeremy Corbyn and activists from across the globe to share the message through creativity.

A known mentor and supporter of young artists throughout Scotland, Becci is the Co-Creator of SongSeeds Songwriting Retreats which offers inclusive, affordable retreats for songwriters, providing a safe space for creative development. Becci is also the creator of That's What She Said - a series of podcasts featuring panels and performances from women in the music industry. Becci is an activist for womxn in the music industry and her most recent release outlines the struggles both personally and as part of the wider industry in Scotland for parents trying to remain relevant.

 

Becci has an MA in songwriting and is a PHD Student researching hip-hop education.