- Fairport Convention
- Folk/ Rock
English folk band formed in the late 60s - credited as being the first electric folk band.
Current line-up features Simon Nicol, Dave Pegg, Ric Sanders, Chris Leslie and Gerry Conway. Former influential fiddle-player Dave Swarbrick died in 2016.
The band received a "Lifetime Achievement" award from the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards in 2002.
Key releases include "Unhalfbricking", "Liege and Lief" and "Full House".
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Events for Fairport Convention
- Sat 16th May 2020 Fairport Convention The Devils Arse/ Peak Cavern (Derbyshire) Buy Tickets
- Tue 19th May 2020 Fairport Convention The Plowright Theatre (Scunthorpe) Buy Tickets
- Mon 25th May 2020 Fairport Convention Old Fire Station (Carlisle) Buy Tickets
- Tue 26th May 2020 Fairport Convention The Platform (Morecambe) Buy Tickets
- Sun 6th Sep 2020 Fairport Convention John Peel Centre for Creative Arts (Suffolk) Buy Tickets
- Wed 7th Oct 2020 Fairport Convention Lavenham Church - St Peter and St Paul's (Sudbury) Buy Tickets
- Fri 16th Oct 2020 Fairport Convention Lowdham Village Hall (Lowdham) Buy Tickets
- Sat 17th Oct 2020 Fairport Convention St Dunstans Church (Cranbrook) Buy Tickets