As collaborations go, they don’t get more mouth-watering than this…
BBC ‘Best Duo’ folk award winners Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin and Bellowhead co-founder John Spiers, join forces with legendary fiddle player Peter Knight’s highly acclaimed trio, Gigspanner to form the Gigspanner Big Band.
Taking self-penned material along with music rooted in the British Isles and beyond, with the flick of a bow, a finely chosen chord or slip of a beat, they produce richly atmospheric arrangements “with notes seemingly plucked from the stars and rhythms from the equator”.
"They don’t play together often, but when they do, it’s spectacular” RnR Magazine
“Put them all together and some alchemical magic occurs” Spiral Earth