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Boondock

Music

Overview

  • 4 piece traditional folk band
  • Young foot-stomping folk act
  • Acoustic or electric options
  • Instrumental and vocal songs
  • Eclectic mix of folk from the UK, Europe and America
  • Multi-instrumentalists and multi-lingual songs

Location

Boondock are based in Brighton and play frequently around the south east and the rest of the UK. They have played everywhere, form the smallest pub in Hove to the grand KrkonoŇ°e mountains in Poland!

Standard Set Times

  • Two x 45 mins + break

About this Act

Boondock are a young upbeat folk band specialising in traditional songs from the British Isles and Europe. Hailing from Brighton they play extensively around the UK to excited audiences.

They play an eclectic range of traditional instruments including the accordion, fiddle, banjo, mandolin, tin whistle, balalaika and bones. As well as English and Irish tunes Boondock sing a range of old songs in Cornish, Russian, Macedonian and Moravian.

In 2012 Boondock played across Europe as part of their summer tour. Going via France, Belgium, Holland and Germany the tour culminated in a headline slot in the beautiful Polish mountains of Krkonoše.

This year’s highlights also included headlining the Crawley folk festival and the Great Eastern Summer festival in Brighton.

Set List

Greenland Whale Fisheries
Paddy on the Railway
Irish Rover
Two Magicians
Sovay
Holy Ground
Trees they do grow high
Begging song
Waxie's Dargle
Kesh Jig
Mursheen Durkin
Tam Lin
Morrisons Jig
Masons Apron
Butterfly
Odessa Bulgarish
Kalinka
Flop Eared Mule
St. Annes Reel

Lineup

  • 4 piece band consisting of accordion, banjo, fiddle, mandolin, guitar, tin whistle, balalaika, concertina, drums, bodhran and bones

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