About Me

The Woman

Virginia Kettle is a vocalist and songwriter with award winning folk rock band, Merry Hell www.merryhell.co.uk

Alongside her music, Virginia is also a Museum Education Practitioner with a passion for History and Heritage.

The Wine...

Wine, Woman and Song is a celebration of the history of wine and wine making, Virginia introduces original handling artefacts and  literature inspired by wine from ancient Greece to modern day. There are quizzes and blind tastings, plus fascinating and amusing facts about wine and wine drinkers.

The Song

 " As a songwriter and a singer, she's a real force to be reckoned with ..."

 David Kidman , Fatea Magazine

"..exceptionally well-written and performed songs..." Graham Holland, Acoustic  Review

“In wine, there's truth.” ― Pliny the Elder

Listen here to one of Virginia's Wine, Woman and Song posts...

Book Virginia's 'Wine, Woman and Song' for your venue/festival

We can bespoke the show to fit exactly your event/ venue/ festival requirements 

Virginia is equally at home on a large festival stage or at a house party!

Management/ Agency

"All bookings are made through Virginia's long-suffering manager, Damian Liptrot. A lovely chap who always has time for a chat about your venue/festival/event


Damian Liptrot

Manager - Merry Hell and Virginia Kettle



Tel: 07947325557