LIFE's A PITCH
THE OLD STRING BAND
Life's a Pitch
Life's a Pitch sing a selection of well known songs and everyone is welcome to join in. Their members are: Ben Jason, Robey Tucker, Tina Maddox, Jenny Smith and Su StringerClay.
ELLEN VENN Band
The Ellen Venn Band has appeared as support to a number of guest artistes that have appeared at our club. The resounding opinion of the audience is that they want to hear more!
We have now given them their own spot as Guest Artiste and they will have the opportunity to play much more of their repertoire.
CHRIS ELLIOTT & CAITLIN JONES
Follow this link to hear some of their music:
We first became aware of Caitlin & Chris when they appeared at one of our Performers' Nights. They impressed the audience so much that we immediately booked them for a 'Showcase Spot'. They have now appeared on stage at a number of folk festivals and are just about to release their first CD.
Extract from their website:
"Driving guitar and bouzouki accompany haunting whistles and harmonium along with intricate and warm vocal harmonies. Expect to hear songs written for and collected from all around the Midlands and beyond, accompanied by the heartfelt human stories that inspired them. With their charming storytelling and warm Midlands humour, the pair love to take audiences to "an area of diverse landscapes, history and traditions, a patchwork of Staffordshire and beyond."
To listen to some of Dan's songs, follow this link:
Blessed with a glorious baritone voice, a graceful mastery on guitar, and a hearty laugh that delights any room, Dan McKinnon has carved out his own unique, musical path.
From early beginnings in the coffee houses, pubs and bars of Atlantic Canada, to yearly tours throughout the UK, Dan’s performances reveal an enduring respect for the past, tempered by a profound attachment to the present. His keenly observed stories and passionately delivered songs convey adeep inquisitiveness into the human condition combined with the rich heritage of