- Acoustic/ Folk/ Rock
Electric folk/ folk-rock band formed in Canterbury in the mid 70s, formerly known as 'The Oyster Band'. Oysterband make a modern, folk-based British music, acoustic at heart, sometimes intense, sometimes rocking. Since formed, they've toured in 35 countries - festivals, concerts, bars, rallies, jails, bring 'em on! - and made 13 studio albums collecting five BBC Folk Awards along the way.
The band features: John Jones (vocal & melodeon), Alan Prosser (guitars & vocal), Ian Telfer (violin, concertina & vocal) and Dil Davies (drums). Former bass player Ray Cooper left the band in February 2013.
Key songs include "Rose Of England", "New York Girls", "Love Vigilantes" and "Over The Water".
Events for Oysterband
- Tue 2nd Mar 2021 Oysterband St George's Hall (Bristol) Buy Tickets
- Fri 5th Mar 2021 Oysterband City Hall (Salisbury) Buy Tickets
- Sat 13th Mar 2021 Oysterband The Y Theatre (Leicester) Buy Tickets
- Thu 25th Mar 2021 Oysterband Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) (Manchester) Buy Tickets
- Fri 26th Mar 2021 Oysterband Brudenell Social (Leeds) Buy Tickets
- Sat 27th Mar 2021 Oysterband The Sage (Gateshead) Buy Tickets