KT Tunstall has become a major worldwide star over the last two years with hits such as Suddenly I See and Black Horse and the Cherry Tree. Tunstall has gone on to win three Brit Awards, been nominated for two Grammy Awards and become a huge star on both sides of the Atlantic following the release of her debut album Eye to the Telescope and the more recent world-wide hit album Drastic Fantastic.
Tom Baxter is no stranger to Galway Arts Festival and is a huge hit with Festival audiences. His album Skybound, released to critical acclaim earlier this year, held the number one spot in Ireland for three weeks and became one of the best selling albums over the past 12 months. With his distinctive soaring voice and finely crafted songs, his live shows are simply electric.