Friday June 5th Summer Picnic (6-8pm)and Evening Concert(8-11pm)
Gren Bartley Band , Honey Fungus, Lucy Jones, Sarah Smout
Compere B.B.Skone (Radio Pembrokeshire)
£10 in advance £15 on the door. Tickets can be paid by BACS(12-24-81, 06791401), Paypal (firstname.lastname@example.org) or cheque – by post (Cuffern Manor, Roch, SA62 6HB)
Gren Bartley is a prolific and exceptional songwriter. Releasing a new album in the Spring of 2015 from renowned producer Gavin Monaghan (Robert Plant, Ryan Adams, Nizlopi, Ocean Colour Scene etc…), the new record builds further on the reputation from the previous two albums out in the last two years www.grenbartley.com
Showcasing his “phenomenal” guitar playing and poetry driven lyrics, the Gren Bartley Band will be touring at venues and festivals throughout the UK and Europe. Stunning harmonies, driving percussion and intricate string arrangements for cello and violin, the new line up has been captivating audiences across the UK.
“A quiet triumph, no less”– fRoots “spine tinglingly beautiful” – Bright Young Folk
“will provide the breakthrough Bartley deserves” – Acoustic Magazine
“enthralling, persuasive and masterly” – fRoots magazine
Honey Fungus combine energetic guitar together with sexy and spine-tingling vocals to cover an eclectic range of styles. Whether you take a wander through the Welsh duo’s own acoustic material, supping up tales of travels, surf and sunset, or through their massive repertoire of covers… Dolly Parton to John Martyn and Ani deFranco to Deee-Lite. Enjoy…
Lucy Jones Pembrokeshire is popular for producing a great range of acoustic singer songwriters however Lucy Jones is one to stand out from the crowd, not only because of her astounding guitar skills but also due to the fact she is just 16 years of age.Lucy’s story in the music scene began with extensive guitar training from tutors: Richard Askwith, David Knowles and John Rodge with the addition of a pitch perfect vocal element added just a year ago.But what makes Lucy so unique are her extraordinary song writing skills, turning life events and emotions in to some of the most foot tapping and inspiring songs to hit the Pembrokeshire scene.
Sarah Smout plays cello in The Gren Bartley Band and here performs a solo spot as well.