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Duncan McFarlane / Gus MacGregor

  When: Thursday 29 June: 8-11pm
  Cost: £12, £8 members, £4 students; Under-18s free; online booking fee
  Tickets: Buy tickets online
  Email: Terry Dean
 

Uxbridge Folk Club meets once a month

8-8.45pm -- Gus MacGregor
8.45-9.30 -- Duncan McFarlane with Anne Brivonese
9.30-9.45 -- Interval and Raffle
9.45-10.15 -- Floor spots
10.15-11pm -- Duncan McFarlane with Anne Brivonese

Where: Uxbridge Royal Naval Association, 388a Long Lane
Hillingdon, Middlesex UB10 9PG

Duncan McFarlane with Anne Brivonese
"Duncan has an obvious feel for the tradition and a deep-rooted belief that it has a place in the current folk scene, aspects which he puts across with lively showmanship.

"His own songs show a canny grasp of, and response to, the tradition, while his intrinsic seriousness of intent and approach is often laced with a healthy irreverence that happens to be hugely entertaining.

"To the already full sound of Duncan's own tremendous guitar playing, Anne Brivonese contributes excellent, sympathetic yet punchy fiddle.

"Supremely exciting playing without needing to act the show-off, her violin rolls out a carpet of sound over which the action ceaselessly capers.

"Standing serene at the centre of proceedings, adding elegant and exciting fiddle, Anne also gets a chance to show off her voice and a great voice it is too, contributing lovely supporting harmony vocals"
-- The Living Tradition

SUPPORT: Gus MacGregor
"It's lovely when singer-songwriters can actually sing and write songs ... Gus does both with effortless ease, combining aching lyrics with tender guitars and cotton wool percussion.

"There's alt-country overtones, folkish twists and bluesy roots, all pinned together by intelligent structures, subtle instrumentation, and the refreshing sense that he knows how you feel.

"His knack for an unusual metaphor, spine-tingling harmony or heart-breaking lyric won't let you go."
-- Nottingham Evening Post

Contact: Terry Dean

Mobile: 07941 006017

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Further information


Duncan McFarlane -- Circle Round For Danny



Gus MacGregor -- Three Chord Trick