Loudon Wainwright brings his band to Frome
The Loudon Wainwright show in Frome is going to be truly exceptional. Added to the fact that it is the only Theatre or Club show in the country, Loudon will be performing at two extremely prestigious festivals Cambridge and The Southern Fried Festival in Scotland, and has decided to bring his top notch band to perform with him at all three events. A rare show indeed, as they rarely perform together outside of North America !
Loudon’s backing musicians are the amazing. Get your tickets now from https://cheeseandgrain.ticketsolve.com/shows/873574007
CHAIM TANNENBAUM, who has performed with such luminaries as Richard Thompson, Emmy Lou Harris, Nora Jones, Kate & Anna McGarrigle and Peggy Seeger amongst a host of others.
He also featured on the Grammy Award winning “High Wide & Handsome” album and is described by Loudon as “my closest musical cohort and collaborator”.
Also on violin, guitar and mandolin, is DAVID MANSFIELD, who at the age of 18 joined Bob Dylan’s band and recorded three albums with the legendary artist.
He then went on to become a founder member of Bruce Hornsby & The Range, winning a Grammy Award for the classic single, ” The Way It Is”.
David is also an award winning Film & TV composer and has worked with an incredible number of outstanding performers including, Joan Baez, Corinne Bailey Rae, Delaney & Bonnie, Jackson Browne, Johnny Cash, Judy Collins, Ry Colder, John Denver,Steve Earle, Tom Jones, Brian Ferry, Jerry Garcia, Glen Campbell, John Cale, Lindsay Buckingham, Huey Lewis, Joni Mitchell, Willie Nelson, Iggy Pop, Bonnie Raitt, Lou Reed, Patti Smith, Cat Stevens, Taj Mahal and Meatloaf !!!!
This will be an honour and a privalege to have these exceptional musicians perform on the Cheese & Grain stage. IT WILL NEVER HAPPEN AGAIN!! DO NOT MISS THIS SHOW WHICH WILL BE AN UNFORGETTABLE MEMORY FOR ANY MUSIC LOVER !!