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Fairport Convention

Thursday 3rd Feb 2022

location_city Exeter Corn Exchange (St George's Hall), Exeter

£28.00

Fairport Convention

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".

Exeter Corn Exchange (St George's Hall)

George Street
Exeter
Devon
EX1 1BU

Website

https://www.exeter.gov.uk/stgeorgeshall

Telephone

01392 665866