Shows

Sep19

The Magpies @ Town Hall

Town Hall, Kirton In Lindsey

The Magpies are Polly Bolton, Bella Gaffney and Holly Brandon.
Bella from Bradford, plays guitar, banjo and sings. She writes folk inspired songs with her own original arrangements. York based Polly first picked up the mandolin as a child and has been touring internationally in various line-ups since her teens. Holly also from York plays the violin. Together, there is a natural chemistry, three voices that blend and harmonise beautifully. They draw on their transatlantic influences to create a unique blend of Celtic, bluegrass and folk, transporting audiences to different lands and capturing the imagination with their enthralling live shows.
Support comes from transatlantic duo A Different Thread, who are Robert Jackson from Lichfield and Alicia Best from Durham, North Carolina. Robert plays guitar and harmonica, whilst Alicia plays violin and drums. The share the vocal duties.