Cornwall based Sam Kelly brings his award winning music and band, The Lost Boys to The Old Bakery Truro on March 7th.A passion for Celtic music, coupled with a love for the heavy riffs of classic rock and blues, and a voice described by Mike Harding as ‘one of my favourite voices ever' has led Sam on to produce some of the most exciting music on the British folk scene in recent years.
Sam was awarded the prestigious Horizon Award for emerging artists at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2016 at London’s Royal Albert Hall.
Promoting their new album; Pretty Peggy, this will be a fabulous night, an intoxicating mix of youthful exuberance and instrumental virtuosity. Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys breathe new life into traditional music!
We'll leave the last words of those who know a thing or two about music:
“Really fabulous stuff” Mark Radcliffe Radio 2 and 6 Music.
“A captivating performer, Sam Kelly has one of the best young male voices in British acoustic roots music. Seriously…Check him out!” Seth Lakeman
"Sam Kelly … I just love. What a beautiful singer. He has that really rare male voice, that soft-edged tone, you know those beautiful tenor voices of the 30's and 40's...it really draws you in. Sam's absolutely great, he's going to go places." Kate Rusby
Wed March 7th at 7.30pm. Tickets £15 in advance, £16 on the door.
Age: 16+ (ID required. 12 - 16yrs permitted with an accompanying adult)
Parking: There is no parking on site or on Malpas Rd. Please park at Garras Wharf or Tesco and walk round (2 mins walk).