Burnham rap group's delight at festival invite
up-and-coming rap group from Burnham-On-Sea has been invited to
play at a prestigious music festival.
Keron and 'Junior' only formed their rap band 'Typical Grafters'
earlier this year and have been invited to the three-day Buckfest
2010 music event this weekend.
trio of prospective music college students were having problems
finding a suitable practice venue until the recent Highbridge
Community radio station helped them. They played live on air and
an offer of a practice venue came forward.
have now gone on to better things and have been given a booking
at the Buckfest 2010 Festival near Frome.
event regularly draws crowds of 6,000 people and attracts seasoned
performers such as Antigua Joe and Stomping Dave Allen.
Grafters were invited onto the bill by singer and songwriter Ben
Pangs management company.
who is also performing at the event, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"I look forward to seeing these young lads in future years
enjoying the same sort of success as myself."
management and recording company, Mad Monk Records, have always
supported young acts - after all, they are the future."
Pictured are Keron and Jay at the recent Burnham-On-Sea Youthfest