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ASH MANDRAKE / Acoustic, Folk, Live Entertainment, Live Music, Rock, Story Telling

Sat 13Jul
9:00 PM
The Bar
Free
 

PosterUnmissableThe Ash Mandrake Act incorporates music, loop machines, stories and comedy. He designed the double necked guitar, hats and costumes. This is folk rock, but many styles are used. He has been described as imaginative; an incredibly skilled musician and songwriter; unique, brave, and completely naturalistic. He’s a real “marmite” of a performer!

Ash Mandrake says, “Let there be no pretences: I’m unsigned and I’ve built a tiny business from doing things that come naturally. I live on the road in vehicles and tour constantly. I started touring in 2008. I took three seats out of my Nissan Micra, put a futon in; and managed to do 137 gigs all over the UK, before driving it into the ground (I’m on vehicle number 5 now). I moved out of bricks and mortar in Feb 2012. This is the antithesis of X Factor. This approach involves putting one foot in front of the other; bare foot if necessary. If you really mean it, you’ll find shoes along the way.”

We think that deserves a lot of respect. Make sure you’re here to see this remarkable performance. Love or hate he’s definitely worth checking out!

 
 
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