Galley Beggar at St.John the Baptist Church, Heaton Mersey

13 June 2012 by Pure Radio

Roots & Fusion Stockport Sessions continued with a session from six piece folk fusion group Galley Beggar.

Heavily influenced by the folk / rock music of the late 60’s and early 70’s, Galley Beggar talk to Rick and play some music off their upcoming sophomore album, simply titled Galley Beggar.

Thank you to Reverend Marcus Maxwell for the use of St.John the Baptist Church in Heaton Mersey.

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Galley Beggar On Roots 'n Fusion

26 February 2011 by Pure Radio

Here is another chance to hear Galley Beggar performing a live studio session here at Pure and talking to Rick Stuart from Roots ‘n Fusion. Listen here

Inspired by Fairport Convention, Pentangle and Led Zeppelin, Galley Beggar fuse acoustic folk with psych-electric jams, bringing the late 60’s grooving into the 21st century.

Tracks performed during studio session: The Outlandish Knight, Sir Richard, Sun God.

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