Burnham-On-Sea folk band set to launch its first album
A popular Burnham-On-Sea folk band is set to launch its first
album after finishing work in the recording studios this week.
band Rustique - comprising Burnham residents Rob Brain, Greg Aylmer,
Pete Beach, Chris Wing and John Clist - has just returned from
Beehive Studios where it has been working on the album,
called 'Kick'n the Rust Bucket'.
are a five piece band playing Mandolin, Fiddle, Guitar, Accordion,
Penny Whistle and Banjo.
The band saty they take music from the 'rust-bucket' of the past
and, in their words, "kick it into relevancy for today".
"The key criteria is that the audience must want to get
up and dance, and want to sing along with us," lead singer
Pete Beach told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
The group - who have extended their line-up to include an additional
guitar, plus fiddle and banjo - will be playing at this
weekend's Burnham Cider Festival at the Ritz Social Club in
Victoria Street. They will perform on Sunday 29th September from
Pete added: "We are having a busy week this week but we
are looking forward to playing at the Ritz Cider Festival. Our
style of music will be well suited to the event."
The band blend Irish, Cajun, Bluegrass and Skiffle, and have
been gaining in reputation in the area. More information can be
found at http://www.rustique-music.com