Fire & Dust is brand new project performed live for this event by three great musicians, telling the story of Woody Guthrie?s life. The accompanying album, produced by Pete Townshend, is planned for released later in the year.
Marion Fleetwood (cello, viola/violin) has been described by Phil Beer as 'one of the bravest and best musicians I know' and has built a remarkable reputation as a professional musician. She is well known as a go-to person for session strings both as a live performer and in the studio, spreading her talents across bands as diverse as TRADarrr, IOTA and the Sandy Denny Project.
Welsh singer, songwriter, pianist and accordionist Geraint Watkins has backed many notable artists, including Nick Lowe, Van Morrison, Mark Knopfler, Paul McCartney, and even Status Quo! He was a touring member of Bill Wyman's Rhythm Kings and keyboard player with ex-Fleetwood Mac Peter Green's Splinter Group. His songs have been performed by many musicians including Don McLean and Dave Edmunds.
Reg Meuross, described by Martin Carthy as 'a mighty songwriter and an equally fine singer' has the gift of being able to touch people through his songs and performance, painting pictures that remain with the listener long after the song has been sung. Reg accompanies himself on his '44 Martin six-string guitar, harmonica, tenor guitar, banjo and dulcimer.
Reg's imaginative and finely crafted songs have earned him the title of Master Storyteller (Pennyblack Music), and prompted Mike Harding to introduce…
For so many years a keystone of the bands of Nick Lowe, Van Morrison, Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings, Dave Edmunds and countless more, Geraint Watkins is…