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Paul Handyside 19:30 - 22:00

Paul Handyside was singer songwriter with eighties indie darlings Hurrah! who had releases on Kitchenware and Arista Records. The Hurrah! back catalogue has recently been re-released on Cherry Red Records and they feature on the compilation Scared to Get Happy - A Story of Indie-Pop 1980-1989.

He released his debut solo album Future's dreamin 2007 "...a rootsy acoustic troubadour with a masterful grasp of his craft” MOJO. Now with the second album Wayward son his songwriting blends elements of americana, pop and traditional folk.


" articulate craftsman who cares more about quality than the latest fashion and each tune is a delightful labour of love" Morning Star (4 stars)


"...a collection of songs that genuinely affect, move, touch and manipulate the senses. It’s powerful stuff...Class oozes from this album from start to finish" Americanauk


"...grown up music that touches the heart, the soul and the brain." Maverick Magazine

Earlier Event: 18 September
Jazz Residency: Russ Williams 19:30
Later Event: 21 September
The Black Fen Folk Club 19:00-22:30