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« on: August 12, 2018, 03:33:37 PM »

Loved them as usual.
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« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2018, 03:35:34 PM »

Me too.
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« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2018, 03:36:08 PM »


Loved them as usual.


Ditto , even with 2 ex Bellowhead in the band †Grin Wink (has Adrian gone off to James again?) John's voice wasn't quite there but great all the same.
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« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2018, 03:46:02 PM »



Loved them as usual.


Ditto , even with 2 ex Bellowhead in the band †Grin Wink (has Adrian gone off to James again?) John's voice wasn't quite there but great all the same.


Not sure what you mean with ďeven with 2 ex Bellowhead in the bandí? Iím a fan of both bands (I know Bellowhead are no more) and thought Oysterband were excellent on this occasion again
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« Reply #4 on: August 12, 2018, 03:54:51 PM »




Loved them as usual.


Ditto , even with 2 ex Bellowhead in the band †Grin Wink (has Adrian gone off to James again?) John's voice wasn't quite there but great all the same.


Not sure what you mean with ďeven with 2 ex Bellowhead in the bandí? Iím a fan of both bands (I know Bellowhead are no more) and thought Oysterband were excellent on this occasion again


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« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2018, 04:04:06 PM »




Loved them as usual.


Ditto , even with 2 ex Bellowhead in the band †Grin Wink (has Adrian gone off to James again?) John's voice wasn't quite there but great all the same.


Not sure what you mean with ďeven with 2 ex Bellowhead in the bandí? Iím a fan of both bands (I know Bellowhead are no more) and thought Oysterband were excellent on this occasion again


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« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2018, 04:53:35 PM »





Loved them as usual.


Ditto , even with 2 ex Bellowhead in the band †Grin Wink (has Adrian gone off to James again?) John's voice wasn't quite there but great all the same.


Not sure what you mean with ďeven with 2 ex Bellowhead in the bandí? Iím a fan of both bands (I know Bellowhead are no more) and thought Oysterband were excellent on this occasion again


You obviously don't know me! Note the smileys.


Aah OK Iíll take more note in future  Wink
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« Reply #7 on: August 12, 2018, 05:27:40 PM »

Adrian rejoined James when Larry Gott opted out of touring in 2015.
I don't know who is the guitarist on the new James lp
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« Reply #8 on: August 12, 2018, 09:02:48 PM »

Oysterband with Pete Flood and Rachael McShane were really entertaining.
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« Reply #9 on: August 12, 2018, 09:10:05 PM »


Oysterband with Pete Flood and Rachael McShane were really entertaining.
Happy to agree. She was very good in The Transports too.
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« Reply #10 on: August 12, 2018, 09:17:10 PM »


Adrian rejoined James when Larry Gott opted out of touring in 2015.
I don't know who is the guitarist on the new James lp


Adrian was still playing with the Oysters on their 40th anniversary shows last year (at least the ones I saw).
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« Reply #11 on: August 12, 2018, 09:22:04 PM »

He was also with them as recently as this April at the Costa Del Folk Festival in Ibiza.
We were on the same plane.
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« Reply #12 on: August 12, 2018, 11:58:39 PM »

Did you get to listen in as planned, Gub?

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« Reply #13 on: August 13, 2018, 01:01:29 PM »

John's voice was a bit weak to start with, but apart from that they were excellent, and Rachael McShane did a great job for her first gig with them.
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« Reply #14 on: August 13, 2018, 01:12:50 PM »


Did you get to listen in as planned, Gub?

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No I bailed after the Brasenose session as I had seen the weather forecast. I was getting updates about the downpour from my mate on the field by text as I was sitting on my nice dry train.
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« Reply #15 on: August 13, 2018, 01:32:07 PM »

The Oysterband made no announcement about Adrian Oxaal, so I assume he is still in the group. Maybe just a scheduling issue.
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« Reply #16 on: August 13, 2018, 01:57:43 PM »

JJ just confirmed on Facebook that Rachael was just depping for Adrian while he is touring with James. The latter have a new album out I believe.
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« Reply #17 on: August 13, 2018, 07:20:47 PM »



Oysterband with Pete Flood and Rachael McShane were really entertaining.
Happy to agree. She was very good in The Transports too.



She was also a part of The Darwin Project run by Salop Folk Fest a few years back, which was rather good.
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« Reply #18 on: August 16, 2018, 07:15:53 PM »

Excellent set by the Oysterband. Rachel depping was brilliant. I noticed that she had music there on a stand, but hardly looked at it.

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« Reply #19 on: August 28, 2018, 11:10:32 PM »

After many years, I now Ďgetí the Oysters. Loved it.
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