Rob Heron

Rob is based in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne



After graduating from Newcastle University’s Folk & Traditional Music degree course in 2012, Rob has spent the last decade touring with his band Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra.  He has toured worldwide, released multiple albums, played festivals such as Glastonbury, Cambridge Folk Festival, Larmer Tree, Edinburgh Jazz Festival, and received national radio play from BBC Radio 2, BBC 6 Music, and BBC Radio 4.

As well as performing, Rob has also got over 10 years of experience in independent concert promotion, and was the events manager at The Globe in Newcastle from 2020-2023.

Rob is also a keen record collector, DJ, and an enthusiast for early American music, blues, country, jazz and R&B, as well as traditional folk music, Latin and African.

Rob began working for Strada Music in late 2022.