No amps, no chat, no charge — a monthly singer/songwriter/acoustic evening at Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton presented by Cellar Rooms Rehearsal Studios.
EDDY MORTON As the founder member of The New Bushbury Mountain Daredevils and later the Bushburys Eddy Morton toured the UK and Europe constantly for eleven years releasing 8 albums During which time the band appeared at every major Folk/Roots Festival in the UK and Europe including Cambridge, Cropredy, Skagen, Guildford, Dranouter, The Badentreffen (Nuremburg) and many more. The Bushburys last two albums «Trying to Catch the Sun» and «Timeless» were released throughout Europe on the Plaene Records label. «The Vision» taken from «Trying to Catch the Sun » also appeared on the Warner Brothers compilation «Highlands and Islands 2» alongside artists such as The Chieftains, Luka Bloom, and Van Morrison. “Union Jack” from “Trying To Catch the Sun” appeared on the recent “Folk the Banks” album.
As a solo artist Eddy Morton has released 3 albums " The Singing Tree" and «Stourbridge Town» both distributed via Proper throughout the UK. New album “What It Is to be Human” was released in 2013 and is available on iTunes.
As a solo performer, Eddy Morton has worked all over the UK, Ireland and the USA supporting many top acts including, The Saw Doctors, Manfred Mann, Ralph Mctell and Lindisfarne. In 1992 he joined Factory Records band, the Adventure Babies working with Steve Lillywhite of U2 fame.
Based in Stourbridge Eddy Morton has for the past sixteen years run live music venue Katie Fitzgeralds, New Mountain music and more recently KMS events organising countless concerts and is now co director of The Stourbridge Folk Festival in its second year.
Rainbow Man Eddy Morton's fourth solo album now available on iTunes eddymorton.com
Eddy Morton is supported by Dan O' Connor & Blue Canary
Equipped with only an acoustic guitar and a humble Midland accent, Dan O’Connor delivers refreshingly honest and insightful lyrics. Inspired by the likes of Bob Dylan and Oasis, the songwriter will tug on your heartstrings but also make you tap your feet.
Blue Canary is a music duet, Alina on vocals and Mike on guitar. Performing an eclectic mix of contemporary acoustic based music with themes from heartbreak to happiness, love to loss.