Bedworth Folk Festival
Pete, John and Andy are rapidly gaining
themselves a reputation as one of the festival
circuits most popular fringe acts! You seem to bump
into them at festivals all over the country, not on
the main stage, but doing what they do best sitting
in the corner of a pub singing, joking and
storytelling in their unique style ensuring
everyone has a damned good time. That's just what
they are going to do for us at Bedworth, where they
will be entertaining you both early Saturday
evening, and early Sunday morning in the White
Swan. Don't miss the fun!
Miskin At Easter (Folk Festival)
Pete, John and Andy certainly are individuals!
Specialising in songs of the Music Hall era, theirs
is an act, which is always a performance! From
Laughing Policeman to Sand Dances it's all in a
day's work to them.
Andy, at something over quite a few feet tall,
is a man to be reckoned with. Just you give him a
chance and he'll monologue at you!! And once Andy's
monologued you, you stay monologued!
Banbury Canal Side Folk Festival
Pete Lister and John Lee have been good friends
since meeting each other at folk clubs in the 60s
Pete has played guitar since skiffle days and John
was a drummer in the Hogs Back ceilidh band in
Guildford where they both danced with Pilgrim
During the 70s. they became inspired by Music
Hall and developed their own act which had
audiences ricocheting from the sentimental to
They were joined by the lofty Andy Airey (Giant
from the North) in October 2000. Andy is a writer
and performer of monologues from Worksop, Notts.
This was the missing link that finally produced
Alhambra, well loved on the festival scene, their
performance has timeless appeal for all ages.