Cheshire based Ade Birkby is an award winning UK Christian Singer Songwriter who performs mostly original acoustic rock music reflecting the sounds and styles of his influences which include Counting Crows, Jack Johnson, and Dave Matthews Band with undertones of Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.
Ade is a Sponsored Artist with Australian Professional Stompbox manufacturer Wazinator performing both solo and with a band. Solo performances are enhanced by live looping and stompbox, band performances add cajon based percussion and keys.
His debut EP Save Me was released in July 2017, from which two tracks won Higher Commended Entry Awards in the 2017 UK Songwriting Contest. Ade has opened for larger acts including Philippa Hanna one of the biggest names in UK Gospel.
As an Ambassador for Christians Against Poverty (CAP) a UK Charity fighting poverty; Ade's goal is to provide a resource for Churches to run live contemporary Christian music events at the same time as raising awareness and funds for CAP. (All profits from music and performances go to CAP.)