The Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival weekend kicks off in Colne today, featuring headliners Anthony Gomes, Danny Bryant (pictured) Big Band, Geoff Achison, Mike Sanchez, Rufus Black and Sari Schorr & The Engine Room. Meanwhile, tonight, Classic Rock Folk guitarist and singer-songwriter Arielle, from Austin, Texas, will be playing London's Water Rats. Arielle recently completed a two-month headline tour of the US, following her eighth music release, 'Suspension/Dimension'. In 2018, her independently released EP 'Mind Lion' was featured on over 11 Billboard charts for eight weeks. Arielle studied at the Musicians Institute in Hollywood at age 17, as well as London’s Institute of Contemporary Music Performance.