Hickman & Cassidy SE London Frid 10 May
Subject: Hickman & Cassidy SE London Frid 10 May|
From: GUEST,The Goose Out!
Date: 02 May 13 - 04:56 AM
James Hickman & Dan Cassidy : Friday 10 May 2013 - Upstairs At The Old Nun's Head.
Doors open 7.45. £7, The Old Nun's Head,15 Nunhead Green,SE15 3QQ.
Hickman's emotive, soaring vocals and driving guitar is complemented by Cassidy's ingenious and virtuosic fiddling. Their sound flows from the connection between British and American folk and is bursting with all the humour, heartbreak and excitement of these genres. The lively English wit of Hickman is set against Cassidy's bone-dry irony and American drawl as they take audiences on a dynamic and unforgettable transatlantic journey.
James' and Dan's duo was formed in 2008, beginning with several local shows in James' hometown of Shrewsbury and the surrounding county of Shropshire. Their relaxed banter and unique musical style was well received and they were soon performing further afield. The following year, with the prospect of more comprehensive tours ahead, they recorded and released their debut album 'Severn Street', which features arrangements of traditional songs and tunes and several of their own compositions.
Their successive tours have grown steadily in size and they now perform throughout the UK, enjoying concerts from the Scottish Highlands to the Isle of Wight. Inspired by their love of traditional music from Britain and America, James and Dan continued writing together.
Subject: RE: Hickman & Cassidy SE London Frid 10 May|
From: GUEST,Dave from Dulwich
Date: 03 May 13 - 09:00 AM
I'll See you there folks.