Burberry presents Tom Odell
After shooting the insanity of backstage for runway shows at New York Fashion Week SS14, last night was a thankfully quieter affair at The McKittrick Hotel, NY. Home to the sensational Sleep No More performance space, UK based musician Tom Odell took to a small stage adorned with lush red curtains and a large ensemble band to play rousing set that evoked memories of Jeff Buckley, while those invited to attend the highly exclusive event threw their tailored and fashionable party poses to the wind and threw themselves into the performance. Ordell is only 22 and after doing the hard foot work of any struggling musician he scored big via BBC’s Sound of 2013 nomination and was hand picked by Burberry’s Creative Director Christopher Bailey to play a ballad live accompanied by the Burberry Prossum runway show in February this year in Hyde Park. Now that’s some exposure for you….