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The Hut People

Saturday 22 February 2020, 19:30 - 22:00
THE HUT PEOPLE

Taking the audience on a musical journey around the World, English instrumental duo The Hut People (Sam Pirt and Gary Hammond) have firmly established themselves as one of THE most uniqueentertaining and best-loved acts on the UK folk scene today.

Mixing global rhythms with folk tunes from Quebec to Spain, Scandinavia to Sussex and everywhere in between, this is a quirky celebration of our rich musical heritage – and it works so well!

This is a show like nothing you’ve ever seen before – expect feel-good dancing tunesaudience participationstep dancingQuebecois foot-percussion (whilst playing the accordion!) and humour aplenty.

In 2017, The Hut People released their 4th studio album on the Fellside label entitled 'Routes'.

Tunes forging pathways and routes underground; across the oceans and traversing motorwaysInfectious melodies and foot-tapping rhythms packed into containers laden with grooves from South Africa, Quebec and across the globe; North, South, East and West.
 
“The only band to have been asked back 10 times consecutively – because they’re so good!” Swaledale Festival


Routes’ is their most expansive and thoughtful journey yet. Jump on board and enjoy the ride.

a bewildering array of percussion and accordion-fired compositions….truly infectious!” R2

“Remarkable...”  THE LIVING TRADITION

“The festival season is nearly upon us, and with The Hut People gracing many of this year’s bashes, their infectious ‘World Folk’ will surely be winning them many new fans” SONGLINES

"This is a brilliantly unique sound – a duo of piano accordion and percussion defiantly unbounded by British traditions as they stride into world music.” 
THE SCOTSMAN
How much: Adult £9, U/16's £5, Family £25 (2/Adults & 2/u/17's)
Contact Tel: 0775 240 3409

Where:

BURC (formerly St Paul's Church)
Main Street
Spittal
TD15 1QY

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