Wednesday, 17 April 2013

Robb Johnson.

Robb Johnson Friday 26th April
Partick Folk Club, St Peter's Hall, 66 Chancellor Street, Partick, Glasgow G11 5PS (map)  bring own booze. No bar. Doors 7.45. 8pm start. £8, Concession £6 - includes free home-made soup.

Guitar - Sololibertarian socialist
"his songs are incisive and clever and witty and you can sing them on your way to work." Boff, Chumbawamba
He has played pubs, clubs, pavements, pickets & benefits, arts centres & festivals, local radio, BBC Radio 3 & 4, Belgian Radio 1, Nicaraguan TV & Channel 4, the Albert Hole in Bristol &, as part of Roy Bailey’s 1998 concert, the Albert Hall in London. In February 2006 Robb appeared at the Barbican as part of the prestigious BBC “Folk Britannia” series, where “for the encore, Robb Johnson leads all the artists (and the audience) in the World War I song (‘Hanging On The Old Barbed Wire’)” (BBC Folk Britannia website) in a concert that was screened later that month on BBC4. Earlier this year Robb was the featured guest on Andy Kershaw’s Radio 3 programme. Robb also plays extensively in Belgium, Holland & Germany, & he has toured Britain supporting Chumbawamba, & the US with David Rovics (who is playng Saturday, May 25th Glad Cafe 1006A Pollokshaws Rd Glasgow, G41 2HG).

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