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RicSanders, his duo, his trio and his band, will be out and about over the next few months.
Check the gigs page for more info!
Barnsley's favourite comedy band The Bar Steward Sons Of Val Doonican is set to release a vinyl greatest hits album in time for Christmas.
With the help of friends and fans more than £2000 has been pledged to create Bestest Bits - the group's first 12in vinyl LP. Any cash left over from the project will be given to Barnsley Hospice.
Tarnlife, Pint Fever and The Lady In Greggs will all feature on the record as well as a new rendition of Jump Ararnd - featuring Graham Oliver from Saxon on electric guitar, Hugh Whitaker from The Housemartins, Eliza Carthy on fiddle, Mike Harding on banjo and mandolin and Maartin Allcock on bass. More...
Fairport have added The Town Hall, Loughborough to theur Wintour 2014 on 25 February.
Full details here.
There are multiple opportunities to catch Fairport Convention in at least one fo their many disguises on Sunday 1 December at the Great British Folk Festival in Skegness.
Opening up proceedings at 13.00 will be Jacqui McShee's Take 3 featuring our Gerry on percussion.
Following that at 14.30, Fairport Convention play two 60 minute sets, finishing at around 16.50 (including interval). More...