Actor turned singer-songwriter Joe Slater boasts a rock and roll swagger and a magnetic stage presence and has been setting audiences alight with recent live performances for some time. The former star of TV school drama Waterloo Road, switched lines for notes some years back and is happy as Sir Larry entertaining crowds in a more personal way. Asked for his story, he says “its not about the past it’s all about the future”. When you see him, you’ll know what he means. With six instruments under his belt and musical inspirations from The Beatles, Bruce Springsteen and Oasis, Joe blurs the lines between blues, soul and rock’n’roll.