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Nick Harper at Filey Folk Festival
Sat 29 April 2017, 19:00 – 22:30 BST
We are delighted to welcome the superb singer songwriter guitarist Nick Harper to headline Loudhailer Seaside Special at Filey Folk Festival 2017. If you’ve seen Nick before you’ll know that he is an amazing performer – a breathtakingly passionate singer songwriter and guitarist extraordinaire. He’s full of terrific stories, and fabulously entertaining. If you’ve never seen Nick before you are in for a treat for sure.
"Nick Harper is a force of nature… the sheer weight of ideas in his music makes him irresistible and unstoppable... Harper the performer is a fearsome weapon.” Southern Reporter.
"One of the finest guitarists of his generation, his soaring vocal range and propensity for epic song place him somewhere between Rufus Wainright and Jeff Buckley. “Mojo.
"If you've never seen Nick live, you're missing out on one of the musical phenomenon of our age." Glasgow Herald
Support is from Loudhailer Electric Company (unplugged) - an acoustic set from the band - original psychedelic sounds featuring members of seminal cult bands Dead Fingers Talk, Red Guitars, Nazca Nine and The Planet Wilson. “Cutting edge, psychedelic folk music of the highest quality.” Alan Raw, with Tom Robinson on BBC 6 Music.