Great Line Up for our 25th Anniversary
And plenty more! (see full listing)
Belshazzar’s Feast Interview
Belshazzar’s Feast make a welcome return to Priddy this year. Famed for their surreal sense of humour, the duo – Paul Hutchinson (accordion) and Paul Sartin (oboe violin and vocals) – formed in the mid 1990s and quickly became a major force on the UK folk scene.
They are familiar faces at Priddy and their last album The Whiting’s on the Wall, was a live set.
We caught up with the two Pauls and tried to ask them some sensible questions. Big mistake.
It’s been, what, 20 years now on the road for you two –...
Lady Maisery Interview
Ahead of their appearance at Priddy Folk Festival 2016, Lady Maisery took time out to talk about their amazing sound and choice of material and what they have in store.
The trio – Hannah James, accordion, Hazel Askew, harp and concertina, and Rowan Rheingans, fiddle and banjo – are all well-know on the UK folk scene.
Hannah appeared at Priddy a few years ago with her former band Kerfuffle and performs as a duo with Bellowhead/Leveret fiddler Sam Sweeney.
Hazel Askew is also no stranger to Priddy having played in 2009 with The Askew Sisters....
Flats & Sharps Heading to Priddy!
We caught up with the amazing bluegrass/folk band from Cornwall Flats & Sharps at Southwell Folk Festival last weekend and had a chat about their music, their new album King of my Mind and their forthcoming appearance at Priddy Folk Festival 2016.
Here’s a clip of the boys talking about how they got into bluegrass:
Flats & Sharps – Kirk Bowman, banjo, Mikey Ponsford, mandolin, Danny Hart, fiddle John Warner, guitar and Liam Fitzharris double bass – are a fantastic live band who like...