SHEESHAM & LOTUS & 'SON
Sheesham & Lotus & 'Son have established themselves as an act that has it all, combining astounding musicianship & fearless grooves with a show that is dynamic & entertaining.
Skegness, 29 June, 2pm, Lumley Road (outside Evans)
Skegness, 30 June, 2pm, Lumley Road (outside Evans)
Mablethorpe, 30 June, 7pm, High Street
Skegness, 1 July, 2pm, Tower Gardens
Skegness, 1 July, 9pm, Compass Gardens Bandstand
Skegness, 2 July, 1pm, Tower Gardens
Skegness, 2 July, 4.15pm, Compass Gardens Bandstand
Famously referred to as "Mississippi Sheiks meet Doctor Seuss as curated by HG Wells" Sheesham & Lotus & 'Son have created a sonic & visual presentation of old time high stepping music which is completely unique. Fiddle, Banjo & Sousaphone make up the core of this outfit, complimented by Contrabass-Harmoniphonium, Harmonicas, Jaw Harps, Bones & BuckDance, with great sibling harmonies.
The show has it's roots in the Vaudeville & Juke Joints of the American South, where Mississippi Riverfolk meet the Appalachian Highlanders; blues meet fiddle tunes with a rollicking & full flamed conviviality one might consider outrageous!
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Video clips: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RySzkVNtvkc
SO inspired? Visit http://sheeshamandlotus.com/ to find out more about this exciting, crowd pleasing act appearing as part of SO Festival 2017.
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