Folk in the Barn in association with Gulbenkian present
Classic songs from every era of a long and mighty career.
Oysterband, the 5-times BBC Radio 2 Folk Award-winning outfit that brought passion, power and not a little poetry to folk and roots music, enter their fifth decade as vital and creative as ever, with some of the finest songs in the modern folk canon to their name: Put Out The Lights; When I’m Up (I Can’t Get Down); Blood Wedding; Everywhere I Go; The Oxford Girl; Granite Years; Native Son; A River Runs…..these and many others from their vast back catalogue will feature as they embark on another year of international touring and festivals.
John Jones – voice, melodeon
Alan Prosser – guitars, voice
Ian Telfer – violin, keyboard, voice
Al Scott – bass, mandolin, voice
Adrian Oxaal – cello, guitar, bouzouki, voice
and the newest member, formerly of Bellowhead, Pete Flood – drums, percussion, voice.