Ronél Hunter is a singer songwriter residing in Kakapoint. Originally from South Africa, Ronél played at local folk festivals before moving to NZ in 2009. Ronél writes songs about real life and is a firm believer in being real and being yourself. She tells stories through her songs that connect to the audience in a personal and real way. In 2017 she picked up the pen and embarked on the journey of writing songs for her Debut album, which was released in March 2020. Lockdown also lead to the birth of some new songs. Influences on her music include artist like Tracy Chapman, Dolly Parton, Guy Clark, and Mary Gauthier.
Dunedin Folk Club is delighted to welcome Ronel back to share her new songs and old favourites with us.