TESS OF THE CIRCLE?is a British independent collective that focuses on the songs of male songwriter Tess Jones and a collective of participating musicians.
With a new album line up for 2013, the album 'Thorns' introduces shades of 70's electric rock into the established acoustic guitar riffs and biographical lyrics that had previously seen Tess gain widespread critical recognition.
Mixing intimacy with intent, this evolution of style came primarily from touring.?Upon?completion of the?writing of the album Tess recruited a collective of talented musicians to add a distinctive band sound. The album also welcomes newcomer Lee Clifton on guitar who?has bought?an extra element through his lead work.??