Sunday 11th November, 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Defiantly modern, achingly old, this most daring of Australian bush bands from Melbourne, Australia perform songs of criminal women and desperate men from an era of transportation, adventure and gold.
The Guardian described fiddle-singer and band leader Jenny M. Thomas as an ‘edgy rising folk star’, The Unthanks invited them to perform at their own festival and together with double bassist Dan Witton and drummer Chris Lewis they toured the UK and Ireland in 2016 & 2017 with sold out concerts in London, 5 star reviews and performances at Festival No.6 and Shambala.
Bush Gothic’s latest release The Natural Selection Australian Songbook was chosen as a runner up for fRoots 2016 Album of the Year, BBC Magazines Best World Music Albums of 2016. Concerts in Australian gaols, concert halls and goldfields have been reviewed as ‘outstanding’, ‘mesmerising…utterly riveting’.
The Waiting Room
9 Station Road, Eaglescliffe,
Stockton-on-Tees, TS16 0BU