Local bluegrass comes to swimbridge

09:43 14 November 2012

The Copperwood bluegrass band, playing at Swimbridge this Saturday (November 17).

The Copperwood bluegrass band, playing at Swimbridge this Saturday (November 17).

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Video added: The Copperwood quartet will be at the village hall on Saturday, November 17.

THE North Devon-based Copperwood bluegrass band will be playing at Swimbridge Jubilee Hall on Saturday night.

The four-piece plays a mixture of cover versions and original material with classics from Bill Monroe, The Stanley Brothers and modern favourites from The Steeldrivers, Sierra Hull, and Dan Tyminski.

Doors open at 7.30pm for an 8pm start, with w licensed bar. Tickets, costing £6.50, are available from Swimbridge Post Office or Julie Whitton on 01271 830311, or email julie@theyews.org.uk Profits in aid of Swimbridge Jubilee Hall.

* Watch the video of Copperwood in full swing.

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